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31 Players Invited To 2017 USA Hockey Women’s U18 National Festival

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Hockey today announced the 31 players that have been invited to the 2017 USA Hockey Women’s U18 National Festival, which will take place Aug. 8-14 at the Olympic Center in Lake Placid, New York. The festival is an annual event that will also be used to select a 22-player Under-18 […]

USA Hockey Friends of Women’s Hockey Fund Off To Terrific Start

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The USA Hockey Friends of Women’s Hockey Fund, which was recently launched by The USA Hockey Foundation in an effort to raise $500,000 annually from corporate and individual donors to support the U.S. Women’s National Team program and the overall furtherance of girls’ and women’s ice hockey in America, is off […]

Robb Stauber Named Head Coach of 2018 US Olympic Women’s Hockey Team

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Hockey announced today that Robb Stauber (Medina, Minn.) has been named head coach of the 2018 U.S. Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team. Stauber most recently served as head coach of the U.S. Women’s National Team that captured the gold medal at the 2017 International Ice Hockey Federation Women’s World Championship […]

42 Players Including 3 NYS Natives Invited To US Women’s National Team Tryouts

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Forty-two players have been invited to the 2017 U.S. Women’s National Team Selection Camp from April 30-May 4 at Florida Hospital Center Ice in the Tampa suburb of Wesley Chapel. The camp, which will consist of daily practices, off-ice testing, and three intrasquad scrimmages, will be be used to determine the […]

NWHL Free Agency & Draft Dates Released

April 11, 2017, Brooklyn, NY – Preparations have already begun for Season 3 of the National Women’s Hockey League. Today, the league has confirmed the upcoming dates for the Draft and free agency periods and has opened registration for prospective players.   Here are the details:   Restricted Free Agency Period:            May 1 – […]

Team USA Tops Canada To Win 2017 Women’s IIHF World Championship Gold

PLYMOUTH, Mich. – Hilary Knight (Sun Valley, Idaho) scored the game-winning goal with 9:43 to play in overtime, as the U.S. Women’s National Team defeated Canada, 3-2, here tonight in the gold-medal game at the 2017 International Ice Hockey Federation Women’s World Championship at USA Hockey Arena. Kacey Bellamy (Westfield, Mass.) also netted two goals […]

Team USA Defeats Germany To Advance To WWC Gold-Medal Game

PLYMOUTH, Mich. – Thirteen different players recorded a point, including seven players with three points, as the U.S. Women’s National Team topped Germany, 11-0, here tonight in the semifinals of the 2017 International Ice Hockey Federation Women’s World Championship at USA Hockey Arena. “It was a strong offensive effort and another complete performance tonight,” said […]

Team USA Tops Finland To Advance To IIHF Women’s Worlds Semifinals

PLYMOUTH, Mich. – Hannah Brandt (Vadnais Heights, Minn.) scored the game-winner with 7:35 to play and Hilary Knight (Sun Valley, Idaho) netted a pair of power-play markers to lead the U.S. Women’s National Team to a 5-3 victory over Finland here tonight in its final preliminary-round game at the 2017 International Ice Hockey Federation Women’s […]

US Blanks Russia, 7-0, In Second IIHF Women’s Worlds Tilt

PLYMOUTH, Mich. – Seven different players recorded multi-point games, including two-goal efforts by Kendall Coyne (Palos Heights, Ill.), Brianna Decker (Dousman, Wis.) and Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson (Grand Forks, N.D.), as the U.S. Women’s National Team defeated Russia, 7-0, here today in its second preliminary-round game at the 2017 International Ice Hockey Federation Women’s World Championship at […]

US Blanks Canada, 2-0, In IIHF Women’s Worlds Opener

PLYMOUTH, Mich. – Nicole Hensley (Lakewood, Colo.) stopped all 18 shots she faced, and Brianna Decker (Dousman, Wis.) and Gigi Marvin (Warroad, Minn.) netted goals, as the U.S. Women’s National Team earned a 2-0 victory over rival Canada here tonight at USA Hockey Arena to open the 2017 International Ice Hockey Federation Women’s World Championship. […]

’98 Olympians Looney, Rheume To Drop Ceremonial Puck at USA-Canada Game

  PLYMOUTH, Mich. – The 2017 IIHF Women’s World Championship opens here at USA Hockey Arena tomorrow with the Czech Republic and Switzerland battling at noon ET to open the week-long competition for world supremacy. Tickets for all games are available either online at 2017womensworlds.com or in person at the USA Hockey Arena box office. […]

IIHF Women’s World Championship Begins Friday

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The 2017 IIHF Women’s World Championship begins Friday (March 31) at USA Hockey Arena in the Detroit suburb of Plymouth, Michigan, with athletes from the top eight nations in the world competing for the gold medal. Tickets to all games in the tournament, which is being staged in the U.S. for […]

USA Hockey And US Women’s National Team Have Agreement

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Hockey and the U.S. Women’s National Team announced today that they’ve reached an agreement that will result in groundbreaking support for the U.S. Women’s National Team program over the course of the next four years. The agreement ensures fans will see the U.S. Women’s National Team defend its gold medal […]

USA Hockey Responds To USA Women’s National Teams Decision Not To Participate in Worlds

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (March 15, 2017) – USA Hockey understands the challenges elite athletes face in order to pursue their dreams of participating in international competition, including the Olympics. USA Hockey, along with the United States Olympic Committee, provides the Women’s National Team players financial support, as well as training opportunities, camps, and strength and […]