Cougars team captain having her best season yet in senior year

From Portage Online By River Foster   The Assiniboine Community College (ACC) Cougars hockey team is a powerhouse once again. The defending national champions in the American Collegiate Hockey Association’s Women’s Division 2 are looking to do it again this year as they are 8-0. Carman’s own Simone Turner says a big key to their […]

Montclair’s women’s hockey inspires the next generation of girls on ice

From Montclair State University By Marilyn Joyce Lehren   Sheyla Gomez laced up skates just three times growing up before deciding to join the Red Hawks women’s ice hockey team. Invited by a classmate, she hadn’t known that women could even play. “The adrenaline – that’s what helped me,” she said of her first practice […]

Women’s Division II Releases First Ranking of 2022-23 Season

Women’s Division II Releases First Ranking of 2022-23 Season   TROY, Mich. – Nov. 18, 2022 – The American Collegiate Hockey Association’s Women’s Division II (W2) today announced the first official rankings the 2022-2023 season. The results are based on games played and reported within the first ranking period that ended on Sunday, Nov. 13, […]

Hockey Ops Update for 11/18

With Thanksgiving in less than a week, many teams will be finishing up their games for the fall semester.  With some down time coming over the next month for the ACHA programs, the Hockey Operations Department wants to give you a couple reminders to close out 2022.   Make sure your Fall Eligibility Form has […]

Terriers in Charge: Sydney Bechtel (CAS’23)

From BU Today By Owen Gund   Sydney Bechtel (CAS’23), president of the BU women’s club ice hockey team, talks about the community she and teammates have found being part of the club, which brings together students from across the University, drawn by their love of the sport.   Sydney Bechtel started figure skating when […]

CMU DII women’s hockey moves to 7-0 with win over Adrian

From Central Michigan Life By Sean Chase   Down two and with time running out in the third period, Central Michigan Division II women’s club hockey Head Coach Chris Haney called his players to the bench hoping to inspire a comeback. “I asked the team when they scored their fourth goal with what, three, four […]

Shearer gaining confidence on Cougars blue-line

From Brandon Sun By Lucas Punkari   It took a little bit for Jensen Shearer to find her footing on the Assiniboine Community Cougars defence last season. However, as she gears up for her sophomore campaign, the Wawanesa product has become more confident whenever she steps foot on the ice. “I was a lot more […]

The ACHA remembers former W1 and W2 Commissioner Erin Russ

Erin Suzanne Russ, age 46, Minneapolis, MN passed away peacefully on Monday October 17, 2022 following a short battle with Stage 4 Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer. Erin was born in San Mateo, CA on November 16, 1975 to the late Suzanne (Kostka) Russ, and the late William Russ. She grew up in Little Chute, attending St. […]

The Connection in the Net for Rowan Women’s Ice Hockey

From The Whit Online By Lindsay April   With two talented goaltenders in the crease, goaltending is not going to be a problem this year for Rowan’s women’s ice hockey team. Team veteran junior Savannah Thomason has taken freshman rookie Dallas Hainsworth under her wing this season to show Hainsworth how things are done at […]