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Hawk flies home

Hawk flies home

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
April 25, 2017
Filed under Jack Harvey, Showcase, Sports

After the unexpected cut of the University of North Dakota women’s hockey team, the first Fighting Hawk has found a new home. In case you haven’t heard, the University Of North Dakota is facing budget cuts that had to be made with athletics on the chopping block. They had been since last spring wi...

A program that breeds champions

A program that breeds champions

Jake Andersen, Staff Writer
April 7, 2017
Filed under Flashback Friday, Jake Andersen, Sports

“Young girls cannot become what they cannot see.” Monique Lamoureux-Morando and Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson wrote these words in a letter to UND President Mark Kennedy pushing for the administration to reconsider their position on cutting the UND women’s hockey program. The statement is a...

Heading down the Gopher Hole

Heading down the Gopher Hole

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
February 10, 2017
Filed under Jack Harvey, Showcase, Sports

After a tough sweep against Minnesota Duluth, UND Women’s Hockey team will look to bounce back against another big rival, the University of Minnesota. The Hawks were on the wrong end of a low scoring series as both teams combined for five goals scored on the weekend with Friday’s game resulting...

Hawks look to fly past Beavers

Hawks look to fly past Beavers

Jake Andersen, Staff Writer
January 27, 2017
Filed under Jake Andersen, Showcase, Sports

  After a pair of heartbreaking losses to the No. 1 Wisconsin Badgers, the UND Fighting Hawks women’s hockey team looks to get back into the win column this weekend against the Bemidji State Beavers. Losing two tightly contested games in Wisconsin dropped the Fighting Hawks to a record of 12-9-5 (9-7-4-2 WCHA), but UND has a case...

Peter’s Ice Palace

Peter’s Ice Palace

Allyson Bento, Sports Editor
January 20, 2017
Filed under Allyson Bento, Showcase, Sports

If you grew up in a winter climate like North Dakota, there’s a good chance you had an outdoor rink experience not the experience like the one provided at Peter’s Ice Palace. Peter Elander, the associate head coach of the UND women’s hockey program, is trying to give children, students and even...

#44, The Enforcer

#44, The Enforcer

Allyson Bento, Sports Editor
October 28, 2016
Filed under Allyson Bento, Sports

From the moment she put on her first pair of skates to the last time her skates hit the ice at the Ralph Engelstad Arena and all the time in between, her heart belonged to the game of hockey. Rebekah Kolstad, a native to Mankato, Minn., has been lacing up her skates since the age of four to play hocke...

Beaver trappin’

Hunter Plante, Staff Writer
October 28, 2016
Filed under Hunter Plante, Sports

The University of North Dakota men’s hockey team swept the Bemidji State Beavers in two games at the Ralph last Friday and Saturday. This weekend, the UND women’s hockey team will be looking to do the same thing to the Beavers in a home-and-home series. It won’t be an easy series for the Fighting...

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