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Isobel Cup Champ Rebecca Russo is Back with Metropolitan Riveters

2018 Isobel Cup Champion Rebecca Russo is back with the Metropolitan Riveters and she’s more excited than ever. Russo is overjoyed to take the ice with her former team once again. “The Riveters are my second family when it comes to hockey,” Russo said. “From being with them for three years and now four, I’m […]

Prentiss Signs With the Riveters

Bridgette Prentiss, the 2019-20 New England Women’s Hockey Alliance Defender of the Year, has signed a contract to play for the Metropolitan Riveters. In April, the Riveters selected Prentiss in the fourth round of the 2020 NWHL Draft after she starred at Franklin Pierce University. “I’m very excited for the opportunity to start my professional […]

Metropolitan Riveters Sign Samantha Fieseler

The Metropolitan Riveters have added a strong new defender with the signing of Samantha Fieseler, who played last season for Goteborg HC of the SDHL after a standout collegiate career at Mercyhurst. Fieseler joins all-star Rebecca Morse, 2020 fourth overall draft pick Saroya Tinker, and Sammy Kolowrat of the Czech Republic National Team as the […]

Isobel Cup Champion Emily Janiga Signs with the Metropolitan Riveters

Emily Janiga, the former College Hockey America Player of the Year from Mercyhurst and an Isobel Cup champion with Buffalo in 2017, has signed with the Metropolitan Riveters for the upcoming NWHL season. “I am extremely thankful for this opportunity to be a part of the Riveters organization next season and cannot wait to get […]

The Metropolitan Riveters have signed goaltender Sonjia Shelly

The Metropolitan Riveters have signed goaltender Sonjia Shelly to a contract for the 2020-21 NWHL season. The 23-year-old Shelly, who starred at St. Lawrence University, made her professional debut last season with the Connecticut Whale. “Hockey has been my passion since I was little and to have the opportunity to play in the NWHL and […]

Metropolitan Riveters Leary On Board For A Second Season

The Metropolitan Riveters are proud to announce that the celebrated career of Kate Leary, a star at Boston College and in the CWHL and SWHL, will continue for a second season in the NWHL. The league’s Newcomer of the Year last season, the 26-year-old Leary has signed a contract to return to the Riveters in […]

The NWHL Expands To Toronto

After consecutive seasons of substantial growth while proving the value of women’s professional hockey and the skilled, inspiring athletes who play the game, the National Women’s Hockey League is coming to Canada. When the league opens its sixth season, an expansion team will debut in Toronto. The ownership team is led by Johanna Neilson Boynton, […]