Colton Poolman

UND Hockey Encouraged by Offensive Production in Exhibition Win Over Manitoba

UND out shot Manitoba 55-9 in Saturday's contest

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — After a 2018 season that saw a 6th place NCHC ranking in goals per game, UND hockey put extra emphasis this year on offensive production. The Hawks certainly took steps in the right direction out¬†shooting Manitoba 55-9 in Saturday’s exhibition contest. Despite what the final box¬†score read, the Hawks say they’re encouraged by the progress so…

UND Hockey Focused on Flipping Draws into Wins in 2019

The Fighting Hawks played in a school record 15 overtime games last season, ten of which ended in a draw

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — In the program’s first 40 years, UND hockey never finished with more than three ties in a season. That tradition went out the window in 2018. The Fighting Hawks played in a school record 15 overtime games last season, ten of which ended in a draw. Those deadlocks kept UND from locking down a playoff spot…

UND Hockey: Colton Poolman Picked for Captain for the 2018-2019 Season

Seniors Rhett Gardner, Nick Jones and Hayden Shaw were selected as assistant captains

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Stitching the letter “C” onto your jersey is quite the accomplishment in hockey, and UND’s Colton Poolman will have that honor in the Fighting Hawks’ 2018-2019 season. Poolman has been voted the team’s newest captain, replacing Austin Poganski. Poolman appeared in all 40 games last season and notched career highs in points, goals, assists and shots…

Rink Report: St. Cloud State Series Serves as a Lesson Learned for UND Hockey

UND garnered two points in its last series with St. Cloud State

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — UND Hockey garnered just two points last week against the top-seeded St. Cloud State Huskies. A pair of points happens to be enough to clinch the fourth and final home ice spot in the NCHC Quarterfinals. UND will now host Omaha this coming weekend. Nonetheless, the hawks are saying they are taking away much more than…