NWHL Playoffs 2018: Catching up With the Riveters After the Isobel Cup

On Sunday, March 25th, 2018, the Metropolitan Riveters won their first Isobel Cup in NWHL history. After the game, we caught up with some of the team’s key players to see how they felt after winning the championship. Here’s what they had to say! First, we spoke to Harrison Browne. He became the second player … Continue reading NWHL Playoffs 2018: Catching up With the Riveters After the Isobel Cup

Riveters Shutout the Beauts to Win the 2018 Isobel Cup

The NWHL Final was this weekend with the Buffalo Beauts playing the Metropolitan Riveters in Newark, New Jersey. The Riveters won the Isobel Cup 1-0, making this not only the first Cup appearance, but also the first Cup win for the franchise. The lone goal was scored by Alexa Gruschow, while goaltender and MVP Katie Fitzgerald … Continue reading Riveters Shutout the Beauts to Win the 2018 Isobel Cup

NWHL Playoffs 2018: First Round Recap and Isobel Cup Final Preview

Last weekend, the NWHL held their first playoff games of the 2017-2018 season. On Saturday, March 17th, the Boston Pride visited the Buffalo Beauts, with the latter-mentioned team coming out victorious. The next day, Sunday, March 18th, the Metropolitan Riveters hosted the Connecticut Whale, with the aforementioned team emerging as the winner. The Isobel Cup … Continue reading NWHL Playoffs 2018: First Round Recap and Isobel Cup Final Preview

NWHL Playoffs Preview 2018

It's that time of the year again! The two final regular season NWHL games will be played this upcoming weekend. The Boston Pride will be stopping in Buffalo to face the Beauts at 5:30 PM on Saturday, March 17th, and the Connecticut Whale will be visiting the Metropolitan Riveters on Sunday, March 18th, at 7:30 … Continue reading NWHL Playoffs Preview 2018

A Eulogy for the Metropolitan Riveters’ Winning Streak

On the afternoon of Saturday, February 3rd, 2018, the Metropolitan Riveters of the NWHL lost their first game of the 2017-2018 season. This was also their first loss since the season before, a 4-3 final against the Boston Pride on Saturday, March 4th, 2017. If they lose their next game, it will be their first … Continue reading A Eulogy for the Metropolitan Riveters’ Winning Streak

Why it’s Finally Time to Care About the NWHL

As a feminist and a hockey fan nothing should peak my interest like the National Women’s Hockey League. I was excited upon its inception in 2015 but never became the diehard fan I told myself I was going to be. I followed this past season closer than the first. My brother gifted me a Janine … Continue reading Why it’s Finally Time to Care About the NWHL

Free Agency Is In Full Swing For The NWHL

This year is a big one for the National Women’s Hockey League. Officially going into their third season, plenty of players are up for free agency. It’s sure to be an exciting postseason up until the start of the new season in October. So far, The Riveters have acquired seven free agents; including their captain Ashley … Continue reading Free Agency Is In Full Swing For The NWHL