Wednesday, November 5, 2008

Around the WCHA

Another week in the WCHA is upon us, but lets start w/ a look at last weekend.

UW @ North Dakota - Split
UAA @ Mich Tech - Split
CC & Denver H&H - CC takes 3 pts
Mankato & minnesota H&H* - rodents take 3 pts
St. Cloud @ Duluth* - Duluth wins only game
* Saturday games part of minnesota hockey showcase

So that brings us to the WCHA standings:

1 - minnesota, 4-0-2, 10 pts
2 - Colorado College, 3-0-1, 7 pts
3 - Denver, 2-1-1, 5 pts
3 - UAA, 2-1-1, 5 pts
5 - North Dakota, 2-2-0, 4 pts
6 - Wisconsin 1-4-1, 3 pts
6 - Duluth, 1-1-1, 3 pts
6 - Mankato, 1-2-1, 3 pts
9 - Michigan Tech, 1-3-0, 2 pts
10 - St. Cloud, 0-3-0, 0 pts

This weekend everyone plays, and I kinda feel like prognasticating so here goes.

New Hampshire @ minnesota - split
Robert Morris @ St. Cloud - Sweep for St. Cloud
Michigan Tech @ Wisconsin - Sweep for Wisconsin
Mankato @ UAA - Split
Duluth @ Denver - Sweep for Denver
North Dakota @ CC - 3 pts for CC

The following week is the first full week of WCHA games this season, as conference play really starts to heat up heading toward Christmas.