NWHL: The struggling Riveters fall 8-1 to the first place Pride. "The wheels fell off. We took a bad penalty of too many men on the ice and that was our death knell." ~ Randy Velisheck
First, it was Jillian Dempsey, then Kelly Babstock, then Miye D'Oench. This year, the NWHL leading scorer joins the elite company of the NWHL All-Star Game #SnubClub.
Who will replace Madison Packer on the Riveters top line?
"They have a very high potential. I saw that championship team that won the Isobel Cup last year." Mariya Sorokina (@Marushka69) on the 2018-19 Riveters. #NWHL
Grateful to be selected to work the 2019 NWHL All Star Game. I look forward to bringing you stories from all your favorite players in Nashville, so stay tuned!
"I think that ... our team won the game today." Madison Packer, Metropolitan Riveters
#NWHL Russian goalie Mariya Sorokina gets another shot at a North American pro career with the Riveters.
In 2018, I wrote about the deplorable conditions at Sky Blue FC for Deadspin, the impact of Willie O'Ree's induction to the Hockey Hall for Fansided, Miye D'Oench on privilege in hockey & society for ThinkProgress, and much more. It was a good year!
This story originally ran for The Victory Press in May 2017. It remains one of my favorite stories to research. I hope to dive deeper into Dr. Walker Pickett's work again soon.
This week Erica and Mike breakdown Week 3 of the 2018-19 NWHL season with our 44th episode of The Founding 4 Podcast. Well, technically, this…