NWHL News – Whitcaps Strike the Thunder

Today in the NWHL the signings for the 2020-21 season continue as the Minnesota Whitecaps sign their first player.   Thunstrom Returns for Third Season All Star forward Allie Thunstrom has re-signed for her third season with the Whitecaps in the NWHL. https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1247540040365817856?s=19 Thunstrom is the 2019-20 Co-MVP, and in 24 regular season games played … Continue reading NWHL News – Whitcaps Strike the Thunder

TXHT Podcast – NWHL Isobel Cup Final Preview

*Editors Note: This episode was recorded on Tuesday, March 10th, 2020 with an original scheduled release of Wednesday, March 11th, 2020, two days before the Isobel Cup Final was to be played. Due to the Coronavirus we elected to hold off on releasing this episode, but after conferring with the Director of the NWHL Public … Continue reading TXHT Podcast – NWHL Isobel Cup Final Preview

NWHL Weekend Recap Playoff Edition

Welcome to the TXHT NWHL Weekend Recap for the Weekend of Friday, March 6th and Sunday, March 8th, 2020, plus news coming out of the weekend.   Friday, March 6th, 2020 Game #1 – #5 Connecticut Whale v. #4 Buffalo Beauts In Buffalo for the Isobel Cup Play-In game, the Beauts would play host to … Continue reading NWHL Weekend Recap Playoff Edition

Isobel Cup Semi-Finals Recap – Metropolitan Riveters v. Minnesota Whitecaps

#3 Metropolitan Riveters v. #2 Minnesota Whitecaps   Game Recap: In Minnesota the Whitecaps would host the Metropolitan Riveters for the first Isobel Cup Semi-Final matchup. In the first period it would be a very tightly contested period with both teams trading chances and powerplays to try to take the lead, but both Sam Walther … Continue reading Isobel Cup Semi-Finals Recap – Metropolitan Riveters v. Minnesota Whitecaps

NWHL 2019-20 Awards Recap

With the 2019-20 regular season completed for the NWHL, it is time to announce this season's award winners.   NWHL Foundation Award Lexi Bender (Boston Pride) Jordan Brickner (Connecticut Whale) Rebecca Morse (Metropolitan Riveters) Emma Ruggiero (Buffalo Beauts) Allie Thunstrom (Minnesota Whitecaps)   NWHL Fan's Three Stars Amanda Leveille (Minnesota Whitecaps) Marie-Jo Pelletier (Buffalo Beauts) … Continue reading NWHL 2019-20 Awards Recap

NWHL February Player of the Month

The National Women's Hockey League has named Minnesota Whitecaps forward Jonna Curtis the February Player of the Month. https://twitter.com/NWHL/status/1235988665664507909?s=20   Curtis would record three goals and six assist for the month of February, and have a two assist game in the lone regular season game for March. Curtis would also record four consecutive multi-point games … Continue reading NWHL February Player of the Month

Whale Fight Hard, Once Again Fall Short

In the final game of the regular season, the Whale would once again face the Whitecaps. Amanda Leveille would get the start for the Whitecaps, and the Whale would turn to Sonjia Shelly for the starting duties. https://twitter.com/CTWhale_NWHL/status/1234147106983641088?s=20 https://twitter.com/WhitecapsHockey/status/1234193436619702280?s=20 In the first period, the Whitecaps would get the lead first. The goal coming from Meghan … Continue reading Whale Fight Hard, Once Again Fall Short

Whale Fight Hard But Get Rolled By The Caps

It's the final weekend of regular season hockey for the Connecticut Whale, and they will play their final games against the Minnesota Whitecaps. https://twitter.com/WhitecapsHockey/status/1233909079556399104?s=20 https://twitter.com/CTWhale_NWHL/status/1233865465581199360?s=20 In the first period the Whitecaps got off to a really fast start, as Meaghan Pezon would score the first goal of the game, when the game was not even … Continue reading Whale Fight Hard But Get Rolled By The Caps

NWHL Weekend Recap

Welcome to the TXHT NWHL Weekend Recap for the Weekend of Saturday, February 22nd and Sunday, February 23rd, 2020, plus news coming out of the weekend.   Saturday, February 22nd, 2020 Game #1 – Boston Pride v. Connecticut Whale In a historical first, the Connecticut Whale would host the Boston Pride at Webster Bank Arena … Continue reading NWHL Weekend Recap