Whale Announce New GM

Some huge news from Danbury, CT today, as the Whale are set to announce a new GM for the team for Season 6. Amy Scheer is taking over the GM duties for the Connecticut Whale. She will be succeeding Bray Ketchum, who will step into a new role as a kindergarten teacher. https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1296469856842321922?s=20 Thank you … Continue reading Whale Announce New GM

Draft Pick Signs For Whale

Some more news coming out of Danbury this week. The Connecticut Whale have signed their 5th round draft pick Maddie Bishop for Season 6.https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1294288045970251779?s=20Here is the profile on her, written on draft night:3 (27) - Connecticut* (Acquired from Riveters) - F Maddie Bishop, Sacred Heart UniversityMaddie Bishop is from Wethersfield, Connecticut. She played 4 years … Continue reading Draft Pick Signs For Whale

Brickner Re-Signs For Sixth Season

News coming from Danbury, CT today, as defender Jordan Brickner is returning to the Whale for a sixth season. It will be Brickner's sixth season with Connecticut, as she is an original NWHLer.https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1293208611561377793?s=20Last season, she played 10 games for the Whale, collecting 1 goal and adding 6 assists for 7 points on the year.https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1293214192669949953?s=20Brickner is … Continue reading Brickner Re-Signs For Sixth Season

Huge Announcements For The Whale

A couple of announcements came out of Danbury yesterday.Since finding out that teams will have a set of home and away jerseys for this season upcoming. A buzz for what Connecticut will be wearing has stirred. Would they keep the green jerseys, would they bring back their Season 1 blue jerseys?Yesterday, the Whale released their … Continue reading Huge Announcements For The Whale

The NWHL Twitch Extravaganza and You Need to Know!!

Today in the National Women's Hockey League they held a Twitch Extravaganza with all sorts of interviews, reveals, and free agent signing announcements! https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1285954376989913092?s=20   Free Agent Signings! Teresa Knutson signs with the Metropolitan Riveters. It will be her rookie season in the NWHL! Mackenzie MacNeil signs with the Toronto Six. It will be her … Continue reading The NWHL Twitch Extravaganza and You Need to Know!!

Whale Make Splash Signings

News coming out of Danbury, CT, as the Connecticut Whale re-signed 3 players today. Forward Grace Klienbach, forward Sarah Schwenzfeier, and defender Laurel Hill are all coming back to the Whale for another season.https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1284151408099549191?s=20https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1284148604395909120?s=20All Star Grace Klienbach will be returning to the Whale for her third year on the team. Last season she played 24 … Continue reading Whale Make Splash Signings

Alyssa Wohlfeiler Returns To The Pod

News coming out of Connecticut today as the Whale signed another forward, Alyssa Wohlfeiler. She previously played for the Whale during the 2015-16 season.https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1280162373626716160?s=20The veteran Wohlfeiler will be added to the young forward core that the Whale have. She comes with plenty of experience.She played her college hockey at Northeastern University for 4 years. Where … Continue reading Alyssa Wohlfeiler Returns To The Pod

Friesen Signs With The Whale

News coming from The Pod today as they have signed their fourth player from the 2020 NWHL Draft, their second overall pick, Kayla Friesen.https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1278339073854316544?s=20Here is the profile on Kayla Friesen:2 - Connecticut - F Kayla Friesen, Clarkson UniversityKayla Friesen is from Winnipeg, Manitoba. She played 4 years of college hockey at two different schools. She … Continue reading Friesen Signs With The Whale

Whale Sign Another Draft Pick

News from The Pod today as they signed another 2020 draftee, forward Nicole Guagliardo! https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1276183666318860291?s=19  Here is the profile on Guagliardo: 1 (25) - Connecticut - F Nicole Guagliardo, Adrian College Nicole Guagliardo is from Hoffman Estates, Illinois. She played her college at 3 different schools for 4 years. Her freshman and sophomore seasons, she … Continue reading Whale Sign Another Draft Pick

Whale Sign US Gold Medalist

Huge news from The Pod today as they signed US national team member and gold medalist Melissa Samoskevich. https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1270717584027955202?s=20 If the name sounds familiar to you, it's because it should. She was the Whale's first round selection (second overall) in the 2018 NWHL draft. Samoskevich is from Bridgeport, Connecticut. The forward played 4 years of … Continue reading Whale Sign US Gold Medalist