This is the 2002-03 Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Women's hockey season. This is the conference's 5th season.
Membership Changes[edit | edit source]
Standings[edit | edit source]
|Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference||Overall Record|
|St. Thomas Tommies||18||14||2||2||84||45||30||28||19||7||2||106||70|
|Gustavus Adolphus Golden Gusties||18||11||4||3||50||26||25||27||14||9||4||65||52|
|St. Mary's Cardinals||18||10||4||4||46||37||24||27||11||10||6||53||62|
|St. Olaf Oles||17||8||6||3||48||37||19||24||10||10||4||66||53|
|St. Catherine Wildcats||18||8||7||3||55||44||19||25||10||10||5||66||70|
|St. Benedict Blazers||18||3||13||2||36||61||8||24||4||18||2||52||84|
Conference Tournament[edit | edit source]
Format[edit | edit source]
The tournament is single elimination format. The top five teams in the standings qualify for the conference tournament. The 4th seed host the 5th seed in the preliminary round, with that game's winner becoming the 4th seed. The top seed host the 4th seed and the 2nd seed host the 3rd seed in the semifinals. The higher seeded semifinal winner host the lower seeded semifinal winner in the conference championship. The tournament champion earns the conference's automatic bid to the 2003 NCAA Division III Women's Ice Hockey Tournament.
Preliminary Round[edit | edit source]
- St. Mary's defeated Augsburg 2-1
Semifinals[edit | edit source]
- St. Thomas defeated St. Mary's 1-0
- Gustavus Adolphus defeated Concordia 3-2
Final[edit | edit source]
- St Thomas defeated Gustavus Adolphus 4-1
St. Thomas Tommies earn the conference's automatic bid to the 2003 NCAA Division III Women's Ice Hockey Tournament.
NCAA Tournament[edit | edit source]
- Lost to Wisconsin-River Falls Falcons 5-1 in quarterfinals