Week in Review 9/20-9/26/21: Conference Play Gets Underway

The 2021-2022 WCCHA conference season officially got underway with St. Cloud State hosting North Dakota State this past weekend. After two hard fought games, the teams each earned a victory to open what should be a highly competitive competition as the league returns from a year off.

In non-conference play, Winona State suffered a heavy defeat on the road to Marquette in their season opener, while UW-Eau Claire earned 3 of 4 points on the road against Concordia-Wisconsin, who is coming off of their first ever trip to Nationals last season.

FULL RESULTS (home team listed first):

9/23: Minnesota – 2, Minnesota Blue Ox (USPHL) – 8 (W)  (EXHIBITION)
9/24: Marquette – 8 (W), Winona State – 1
9/24: St. Cloud State – 4 (W), North Dakota State – 2 *NW DIVISION GAME
9/24: Concordia-WI – 4 (T, OT), UW-Eau Claire – 4
9/25: St. Cloud State – 0, North Dakota State – 2 (W) *NW DIVISION GAME
9/25: Concordia-WI – 2, UW-Eau Claire – 3 (W, OT)