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Twenty-One UND Hockey Products Land in NHL Development Camps

GRAND FORKS, N.D. – (UND ATHLETICS) A total of 21 North Dakota products will be featured on NHL development camp rosters following the 2022 NHL Entry Draft. 16 of those products will take the ice for the Fighting Hawks during the 2022-23 season, including incoming freshmen Jackson Blake, Dylan James, Owen McLaughlin and Ben Strinden. In addition, former UND forwards Connor…

Three Future UND Hockey Players Taken On Day Two Of NHL Draft

James highlights trio as 40th pick

MONTRÉAL– (UND Athletics) Three future North Dakota players were selected on Friday at the 2022 NHL Entry Draft from the Bell Centre in Montréal. Incoming freshman forward Dylan James was selected 40th overall by the Detroit Red Wings, while committed defenseman Abram Wiebe was chosen by the Vegas Golden Knights with the 209th selection. Moments later, incoming forward Ben Strinden…

Former UND Hockey Netminder Johnson Wins Another Championship

Cam Johnson helped Florida Everblades win second Kelly Cup in ECHL

ESTERO, FLORIDA — After winning North Dakota hockey its last national championship in 2016, goalie Cam Johnson was not done winning rings or cups. Eight years later, he’s hoisting the Kelly Cup with the Florida Everblades. “The season is so long and it’s a grind at times but when you have a special team and win a lot of games,”…

UND Hockey Finalizes 2022-23 Schedule

Announces non-conference slate

GRAND FORKS, N.D — North Dakota hockey already knew their opponents for the gauntlet head coach brad berry calls the NCHC. Now, the whole schedule is complete as the non-conference games were finalized. UND starts things off with back to back home series against teams from the east in Holy Cross and Quinnipiac. The Crusaders have never won against the…

UND Hockey’s Senden, Hain Return for Fifth Years

Served as captain and assistant captain last season

GRAND FORKS, N.D — North Dakota hockey forwards Mark Senden and Gavin Hain are using their 5th year of COVID eligibility to come back for one final season in Grand Forks. Serving as captain, Senden had a career-high 17 points in 34 games and can reach 150 games next season. The senior is one of the nation’s best in plus-minus…

UND’s Driscoll Signs With Red Wing’s ECHL Affiliate

Tryout contract for the season

GRAND FORKS, N.D. — North Dakota goaltender Zach Driscoll has signed a pro deal with the Toledo Walleye, the ECHL affiliate of the Detroit Red Wings. The contract is a tryout for the rest of the season. The fifth year senior was top two in the NCHC in wins, save percentage and goals against average. The record in net, an…

UND Hockey Falls in Overtime to Notre Dame in Albany Regional

Lost 2-1 after leading

ALBANY, NEW YORK — North Dakota Hockey’s season ends in heartbreaking fashion once again falling in overtime of the Albany regional to Notre Dame, 2-1. UND led after the first period with a goal from Brent Johnson. The Fighting Irish scored the equalizer in the second and the game winner two minutes in to OT. Categories: College, Top Sports Headlines…

UND Hockey Approaching Regional As Clean Slate

Enter as no. 2 seed in Albany Regional

GRAND FORKS, N.D — Last time North Dakota hockey was a two seed in the NCAA Tournament it ended lifting up the national championship trophy in 2016. Now, the team sits in the very same position facing off  with Notre Dame Thursday in the Albany regional. The majority of the roster was new to the postseason single elimination format and…

UND Hockey Focused Heading into Frozen Faceoff Semifinals

Play Western Michigan in single elimination game Friday night

GRAND FORKS, N.D — North Dakota hockey split their season series with Western Michigan taking both games in Kalamazoo and UND  taking both games in Grand Forks. Friday night will be the fifth game between the rivals will be their final matchup of the hockey year. Win or go home. “It is a great experience,” head coach Brad Berry said….

UND Hockey takes first in best-of-three against Colorado College

Beat C.C. 2-1

GRAND FORKS, N.D — North Dakota hockey takes game one in a best-of-three series in the NCHC Frozen Faceoff Quarterfinals against Colorado College, 2-1. Jake Sanderson, returning from injury, and Tyler Kleven scored the goals for UND. Game two’s puck drop is set for 6:07 Saturday. Categories: College, KVRR Sports Extra, Top Sports Headlines Tags: Fighting Sioux, Jake Sanderson, NCHC…