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High-character women drive St. Thomas hockey team

Friday, December 19, 2014 5:08 PM
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Five players for the St. Thomas women’s hockey team were recipients of the Hobey Baker Character Award, presented annually to high school hockey players.

The Locker Room with Jeff Boeser – Dec. 11, 2014

Thursday, December 11, 2014 10:35 PM
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Men’s hockey coach Jeff Boeser, goalie Drew Fielding and forward Willie Faust join reporter Travis Swan in The Locker Room. 

Strong defense, fast start lead Tommies over Cobbers

Saturday, December 6, 2014 11:14 AM
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Center Alex Altenbernd tallied a goal for the St. Thomas men’s hockey team and an assist in a 5-1 domination of Concordia-Moorhead (5-4-2 overall, 2-2-1 MIAC) Friday.

Junior leagues provide pipeline for men’s hockey

Sunday, November 30, 2014 11:17 PM
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Although more prevalent in Division-I, a stop before college is becoming more common in D-II and -IIl, and the St. Thomas men’s hockey team is no different.

Men’s hockey tops Oles

Saturday, November 22, 2014 11:07 AM
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The St. Thomas men’s hockey team came on late to defeat St. Olaf 4-1 Friday night, scoring all four goals in the final frame.

The Locker Room with Tom Palkowski – Nov. 20, 2014

Thursday, November 20, 2014 6:17 PM
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Women’s hockey coach Tom Palkowski, forward Tara Baago and defenseman Nuala Flood join reporter Theresa Bourke in The Locker Room.

Women’s hockey seeks to regain momentum

Sunday, November 9, 2014 9:30 PM
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The St. Thomas women’s hockey team has a lot of hills to climb this season if it wants to repeat or surpass last year’s groundbreaking performance.

3 goals in 3rd period seal win for women’s hockey

Saturday, November 8, 2014 2:25 PM
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In the third period, the St. Thomas women’s hockey team exploded for three goals en route to a 3-2 win against Eau Claire Friday, the team’s first victory this season. 

Men’s hockey notches tie against Johnnies

Sunday, November 2, 2014 11:08 PM
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Backstopped by All-American goaltender Drew Fielding, the St. Thomas men’s hockey team skated to a 0-0 tie with St. John’s Friday in its first game of the MIAC Showcase.

Men’s hockey eyes national championship

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 11:29 PM
Forward Derek Jacobson pulls the puck out of the defensive zone in last year's game against Wisconsin-Stevens Point. The Tommies were one game away from a trip across the country to compete in the NCAA Division-III Frozen Four in Maine last year. (Eric Wuebben/TommieMedia)

The St. Thomas men’s hockey team finished first in conference playoffs last year, but a loss to Wisconsin-Stevens Point ended its hopes of a national championship.

The Locker Room with Tom Palkowski — April 3, 2014

Thursday, April 3, 2014 9:47 PM
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Women’s hockey coach Tom Palkowski, forward Jenny Saxon and goalie Alise Riedel join reporter Briggs LeSavage in The Locker Room.

Six St. Thomas athletes receive Elite 22 honors

Monday, March 31, 2014 11:51 AM
Sophomore Joe Morris won the Elite 22 award for men's hockey. Five other Tommies won the award (Molly Sigler/TommieMedia).

Elite 22 is a new MIAC honor modeled after the NCAA Elite 89 award, which recognizes the player in each sport who has the highest GPA and whose team played in the conference championship.

Falcon women’s hockey seals Tommies’ fourth-place finish

Saturday, March 22, 2014 3:42 PM
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Forward Courtney Umland’s goal and assist were not enough to boost the St. Thomas women’s hockey team past Wis.-River Falls Saturday afternoon.

National title hopes end for Women’s hockey in OT

Friday, March 21, 2014 4:29 PM
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The No. 6-ranked St. Thomas women’s hockey team was eliminated from national championship contention after losing 1-0 Saturday.

Women’s hockey best friends Mumm and Bishop

Friday, March 21, 2014 3:58 PM
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Seniors Lauren Mumm and Andrea Bishop have been playing on the same hockey team for 17 years now.