WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Beavers unveil WCHA schedule, open at St. Thomas
The Bemidji State women’s hockey team announced its 2021-22 conference schedule on Wednesday, and the Beavers will have fresh blood to welcome into the league.
BLOOMINGTON -- The Bemidji State women’s hockey team announced its 2021-22 conference schedule on Wednesday, and the Beavers will have fresh blood to welcome into the league.
BSU will play a 28-game Western Collegiate Hockey Association schedule, which begins with a road series against new league member St. Thomas on Oct. 1-2. Bemidji State will also host the Tommies at the Sanford Center on Jan. 28-29, 2022.
After the opening series in Mendota Heights, the Beavers will sojourn to Columbus, Ohio, to face Ohio State on Oct. 15-16.
BSU’s first home series of the conference season comes against Minnesota on Oct. 29-30 before Bemidji State ships out to play defending national champion Wisconsin on Nov. 5-6 on the road. After a bye week for the Beavers, Minnesota Duluth will come to Bemidji for a Nov. 19-20 series.
BSU will head to St. Cloud State on Dec. 3-4 before hosting Wisconsin on Dec. 10-11 and Minnesota State on Dec. 17-18 ahead of the new year.
After the holiday break, BSU will face Minnesota Duluth on the road Jan. 14-15, then host St. Cloud State on Jan. 21-22 and St. Thomas on Jan. 28-29.
Rounding out the regular season, Bemidji State will play at Minnesota on Feb. 4-5, at home against Ohio State on Feb. 11-12, and at Minnesota State on Feb. 18-19.
The WCHA Quarterfinals are scheduled for Feb. 25-27 at the high seeds. The WCHA Final Faceoff is set for March 5-6 at Ridder Arena in Minneapolis.
The Beavers’ nonconference schedule will be announced at a later date. Times for all games will be set in the future, as well.
2021-22 Bemidji State women’s hockey WCHA schedule
Oct. 1-2: at St. Thomas
Oct. 15-16: at Ohio State
Oct. 29-30: MINNESOTA
Nov. 5-6: at Wisconsin
Nov. 19-20: MINNESOTA DULUTH
Dec. 3-4: at St. Cloud State
Dec. 10-11: WISCONSIN
Dec. 17-18: MINNESOTA STATE
Jan. 14-15: at Minnesota Duluth
Jan. 21-22: ST. CLOUD STATE
Jan. 28-29: ST. THOMAS
Feb. 4-5: at Minnesota
Feb. 11-12: OHIO STATE
Feb. 18-19: at Minnesota State
Feb. 25-27: WCHA Quarterfinals
March 5-6: WCHA Final Faceoff