The U of M Bison women’s hockey team will look for a pair of wins this weekend as they prepare to host the Lethbridge Pronghorns at the Max Bell Arena.
The team is ranked number 4 and started the season off 0-2-0 with some very tough losses. If their eight game winning streak earlier this season is any indication, the team could soon be second place in Canada West, as it holds a one point lead going into this weekend series over Saskatchewan. The Bisons have a 10-2-0 record for 20 points. Lethbridge is in sixth place at 3-7-2 record for eight points.
The Bisons are led by fifth year goalie Stacey Corfield with a 1.87 Avg. for third best in the conference. She also has a .917 Save Pct. and started in all 12 games with ten wins. In scoring, rookie Caitlin MacDonald leads all Canada West rookies with 11 points (five goals, six assists) at the defenceman position. Third year forward Addie Miles (5g, 9a) and is ranked tied for sixth in scoring.
Game time is 7 p.m. this Saturday and Sunday.