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.
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.
ICYMI: Blake Bolden signs with the Buffalo Beauts. Catch up on women's hockey news in the latest edition of The IX Newsletter.
"She remained occupied by walking dogs for work, while also looking for a more permanent job. For a time, she was certain her hockey career was over."
Now, the gold medalist has re-signed with @TheBostonPride. Read why @skrooops28 is having the best year ever!