Tag Archive | Metropolitan Riveters

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, […]

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 […]