Tag Archive | Minnesota Whitecaps

Minnesota Whitecaps Sign Trio for 20201 Season

The Minnesota Whitecaps have re-signed three more key players for the upcoming NWHL season: team captain Winny Brodt Brown, defender Lisa Martinson, and forward Stephanie Anderson. Winny Brodt Brown is a pioneering force in women’s hockey and continues to play the game superbly while leading the Whitecaps to excellence. The first-ever winner of the Minnesota […]

Minnesota Whitecaps and Boston Pride Partner on Isobel Cup Final Caps Auction to Benefit Charities

The 2020 Isobel Cup Finalists, the Minnesota Whitecaps and Boston Pride, have come together with GoodWood Hockey and MeiGray Auctions to support important causes in their communities. Beginning today, 50 Isobel Cup Final caps – autographed by stars from each team and authenticated by MeiGray – are available via auction at http://www.meigrayauctions.com All proceeds from […]

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, […]

Yu Baiwei, Captain of China’s National Team, Joins the Minnesota Whitecaps

Yu Baiwei, the longtime captain of China’s women’s national team, has joined the defending Isobel Cup champion Minnesota Whitecaps of the NWHL. Yu, 31, is the highest-scoring defender in the history of the Chinese national team. She competed in the 2010 Olympics in Vancouver and was one of just three defenders on China to earn […]

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 […]

2018 Kazmaier Finalist Sydney Baldwin Signs with Whitecaps

The Minnesota Whitecaps have significantly bolstered their blue line with the addition of star defender Sydney Baldwin for the upcoming NWHL season. Baldwin, 23, is a two-time NCAA champion with the University of Minnesota, a top-10 finalist for the Patty Kazmaier Award and the WCHA Defensive Player of the Year in 2018. Prior to her […]

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 […]