Tag Archive | Metropolitan Riveters

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 […]

St. Louis Native Nicole Arnold Signs with the Riveters

St. Louis native Nicole Arnold has signed with the Metropolitan Riveters for the 2019-20 season. “Growing up, I would never have imagined the opportunity to play competitive hockey after graduation and the fact that this is a reality only adds to my excitement for the season,” said Arnold, a 23-year-old forward. “The enthusiasm of the […]

Bulbul Kartanbay Signs with Riveters, Becomes First NWHL Player from Kazakhsta

Bulbul Kartanbay has signed with the Metropolitan Riveters, becoming the NWHL’s first player from Kazakhstan. “My dream came true,” said Kartanbay, well-known among hockey fans for her passionate pursuit of playing professionally in North America. “I am grateful to life for the opportunities that have opened before me. Now it’s time to compete in the […]