Badgers women’s hockey gameday: Colgate 4, Wisconsin 3 (2OT)
MINNEAPOLIS — Breanne Wilson-Bennett scored her third goal of the game 16:03 into the second overtime for Colgate, which ended the University of Wisconsin women’s hockey team’s run at a national championship with a 4-3 victory in the NCAA Frozen Four semifinals on Friday. Game story
No. 3: Badgers senior co-captain Baylee Wellhausen scored and was plus-2.
No. 2: Julia Vandyk made 45 saves for the Raiders.
No. 1: Wilson-Bennett’s hat trick gave the Raiders the upper hand.
The University of Wisconsin women’s hockey team broke a string of three straight NCAA Frozen Four semifinals last season, and it looks for a second straight victory when it plays Colgate at Ridder Arena on Friday (7 p.m., BTN, 1310 AM).
No. 2 UW got past Boston College 1-0 in last year’s semifinals after losing to Minnesota in 2014, 2015 and 2016.
Friday’s game is the first meeting between the Badgers and the Raiders. The winner plays Clarkson, which defeated Ohio State 1-0 in overtime on a Loren Gabel goal.
Baylee Wellhausen - Abby Roque - Maddie Rowe
Claudia Kepler - Sophia Shaver - Presley Norby
Alexis Mauermann - Sam Cogan - Brette Pettet
Maddie Posick - Delaney Drake - Caitlin Schneider
Mikaela Gardner - Maddie Rolfes
Lauren Williams - Mekenzie Steffen
Grace Bowlby - Natalie Buchbinder
Megan Sullivan - Breanne Wilson-Bennett - Bailey Larson
Malia Schneider - Shae Labbe - Coralie Larose
Shelby Perry - Annika Zalewski - Jessie Eldridge
Ellie DeCaprio - Bailey Bennett - Kendall Williamson
Lauren Wildfang - Shelby Wood
Chelsea Jacques - Livia Altmann
Kaila Pinkney - Olivia Zafuto