Weekend reading: CC jerseys, NCHC online store, Gustav Olofsson, North Star College Cup, Hobey Baker hopefuls, WCHA women

Published: September 6, 2013, 12:19 pm, by Joe Paisley

rp_primary_ThorsonColorado College will have a couple new jerseys for the upcoming season. The school will announce the new looks sometime after they arrive.

The NCHC launched its new online store where fans can buy gear and accessories for all eight schools.

Here is a short look at CC freshmen Gustav Olofsson’s chances in the Wild organization.

St. Cloud State, Minnesota, Bemidji State, Minnesota State-Mankato, Minnesota-Duluth and the Xcel Energy Center, announced the official title to the state’s inaugural Division I men’s hockey tournament next year in St. Paul will be the North Star College Cup.

This blogger discusses the five best Hobey Baker candidates from the WCHA.

A little-used Union defenseman and Ottawa draft pick has left the team. The Upper Midwest Elite League gets underway this weekend with a season-opening tournament that includes the Colorado Rampage of northern Colorado Springs. This league is a fertile recruiting ground for the NCHC and Big Ten.

The WCHA women’s tournament will be held for the first time at the Sanford Center in Bemidji, Minn., March 7-8  a week after first-round playoff series are completed. Colorado Springs standout Molli Mott is a senior on the St. Cloud State team. are held. Minnesota is the defending league and NCAA champion, giving the conference 14 consecutive national titles.