No. 9 Women's Hockey Set for Top 10 Clash With No. 7 Bisons

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Game Information

Date Fri/Sat, November 25/26
Time 7/5 p.m.
Location Saskatoon, SK
Venue Rutherford Rink
Series ('99) MAN leads 55-28
  Last 10 34-6
  Home 18-21
  Current Streak MAN W 2
  Last Meeting Feb. 21, 2016
          MAN 2 @ SSK 1 OT 5 *CW Quarter-Finals

5 Things

  1. This weekend's top 10 matchup features the 7th and 9th ranked teams in the country.
  2. The last meeting between the teams was Game 3 of the 2015-16 Canada West quarter-final series.
  3. The last meeting was the longest Canada West game every played, ending with a Venla Hovi goal at 9:02 of the 5th overtime.
  4. Game 2 (Saturday) of the weekend series will have an earlier start time with puck drop scheduled for 5 p.m.
  5. Saskatchewan is 6-1 at Rutherford Rink this season.

By The Numbers

.937 - Goaltender Cassidy Hendricks leads the Canada West with a .937 save percentage. 

4 - Lauren Zary, the Canada West third star of the week recorded 4 points in a 5-3 win over Calgary last weekend.  

25 -With 25 points, the Huskies sit a point ahead of the Bisons for second spot in the conference standings. 

139 - The last meeting between the two schools was the longest Canada West hockey game in history lasting 139:02.