Winter is in full effect here in the Northland and it seems like every time we step outside, we dirty our shoes, but don’t fret my friends there is a solution and it comes by the way of UMD, with UMD basketball player Isaiah Watts to talk about his shoe cleaning service, Bless Your Sole’s.
Another dream come true on the ice in Bulldog Country. UMD's senior All-American defenseman and captain, Ashton Bell, has officially been named to the Canadian Olympic team for the first time after spending time with the team for the last five months.
The Lady Bulldogs returned at last after their holiday break and much-needed rest. Friday afternoon marked the start to the second half of their season in Cambridge, Massachusetts, facing off with the Harvard Crimson, a team that only fifth-year forward Elizabeth Giguere has competed against.
The Bulldogs got their skates knocked off of them Friday night in a 5-0 loss to no.11 ranked Denver losing their third straight, but Saturday night, it was pretty clear that the 'Dogs ate their Wheaties' that morning.
The St. Scholastica Saints build up a double digit first half lead, but fall to Macalester by a final of 57-50. The Saints drop to 1-5 on the year and are still searching for their first win in the MIAC.
Staying in the state of hockey, the UMD Woman are back on the road where they are heading to Ritter Arena, which belongs to the Minnesota Golden Gophers, so you already know this WCHA matchup is going to be a good one.
The number one ranked Bulldogs were back in action on the road Friday night against Northern Michigan. UMD came into this game limping a bit with six players out, including NCHC goalie of the month Ryan Fanti.
The Grand Rapids boys continue their fantastic start to the season with a win over Duluth Marshall, Bemidji keeps Duluth East out of the win column, and the Superior girls sneak out a close win over North Shore.
It's back to business at AMSOIL for the UMD Women's Hockey team. After traveling from barn to barn around the country since mid-October, this weekend, the Bulldogs and Buckeyes take to the ice for the first time since March.