Tag Archive | Metropolitan Riveters

Madison Packer Dedicates Efforts This Season to Memory of Childhood Friend Kyle Pavone

Madison Packer, an original NWHLer and Riveter, will spend this season shining a light on the life of a childhood friend and the foundation set up in his name. Kyle Pavone, the former frontman of the band We Came As Romans, passed away on Aug. 25, 2018 from an accidental overdose. Kyle and Madison were […]

Princeton’s Rose Alleva, UNH’s Carlee Toews Among Eight Players Signed for Upcoming Season

As training camps open this week in preparation for the NWHL’s fifth season, the following eight players have been signed to contracts: Minnesota Whitecaps Rose Alleva (D): Alleva, a 5-3 defender who was born in China and raised in Red Wing, Minnesota, has signed for her first NWHL season with the Whitecaps, after spending the last […]

St. Lawrence G Sonjia Shelly Joins Connecticut, Riveters Add Walther, Pezon Returns to Whitecaps

Sonjia Shelly, Connecticut Whale: The goaltender joins the NWHL after completing an outstanding four-year collegiate career at St. Lawrence, where she posted a 2.16 GAA and .912 save percentage and had four shutouts as a senior. An Illinois native, Shelly developed as a goalie with the Chicago Fury. She joins the recently-signed Cassandra Goyette in […]

Beauts to Host Riveters in the Buffalo Believes Classic, an Outdoor Game at RiverWorks

In a celebration of women’s hockey and the pond hockey roots of the sport, the Buffalo Beauts will play the Metropolitan Riveters in the Buffalo Believes Classic – an NWHL outdoor regular season game on Saturday, Dec. 28 at 6:30 p.m. at RiverWorks, located on the banks of the Buffalo River. Capacity for the Buffalo […]

Riveters Sign RIT’s Brooke Baker, Re-sign Slattery

It wouldn’t be a stretch to call them the RITveters now. After signing Kendall Cornine and Mallory Rushton over the last week, the Metropolitan Riveters today added defensive forward Brooke Baker from the Division I program at the Rochester Institute of Technology. Baker completed her 123-game, four-year college career at RIT earlier this year. “Brooke […]

Syracuse’s Brooke Avery Joins Riveters’ Lineup

The Riveters have added some offensive punch with the signing of Brooke Avery out of Syracuse University. The 5-10 forward scored 24 goals over the last two seasons at Syracuse. A New Hampshire native, Avery scored the game-winning goal and earned an assist in Syracuse’s win over Robert Morris in the CHA Tournament championship game, […]

Riveters Sign RIT F/D Mallory Rushton

Bringing skill and versatility to the Metropolitan Riveters, 2019 RIT graduate Mallory Rushton has signed a contract for the NWHL’s fifth season that starts in October. Rushton, who plays both forward and defense, completed her collegiate career ninth in RIT’s record books for games played (134). In 2018-19, she finished fourth on the team in […]