Wcha.jpg

This is the 2019-20 Western Collegiate Hockey Association Women's season. This is the league's 21st season.

Membership Changes[edit | edit source]

  • None

Membership[edit | edit source]

Team Location Arena Capacity
Bemidji State Beavers Bemidji, Minnesota Sanford Center 4,700
Minnesota Golden Gophers Minneapolis, Minnesota Ridder Arena 3,400
Minnesota-Duluth Bulldogs Duluth, Minnesota AMSOIL Arena 6,764
Minnesota State Mavericks Mankato, Minnesota Mayo Clinic Health System Event Center 1,000
Ohio State Buckeyes Columbus, Ohio OSU Ice Rink 1,415
St. Cloud State Huskies St. Cloud, Minnesota Herb Brooks National Hockey Center 5,763
Wisconsin Badgers Madison, Wisconsin LaBahn Arena 2,273

Standings[edit | edit source]

Teams are awarded 3 points for a regulation or overtime win and 1 point for an overtime tie. If the game is tied after the five minute overtime period the game goes to a three round shootout. The shoot out winning team is awarded an extra point in the standings. The NCAA considers games determined in a shootout as a tie.

Western Collegiate Hockey Association Overall Record
Team GP W SW L T GF GA Pts GP W L T GF GA
Wisconsin Badgers 24 17 2 4 3 97 48 56 36 28 5 3 160 62
Minnesota Golden Gophers 24 17 1 5 2 86 40 54 36 27 6 3 140 61
Ohio State Buckeyes 24 13 2 6 5 81 56 46 38 24 8 6 121 82
Minnesota-Duluth Bulldogs 24 11 3 8 5 69 60 41 36 18 12 6 99 81
Bemidji State Beavers 24 9 0 13 2 48 68 29 37 16 18 3 71 91
Minnesota State Mavericks 24 4 3 16 4 40 83 19 37 11 20 6 71 108
St. Cloud State Huskies 24 2 0 21 1 32 98 7 35 6 25 4 62 122

Conference Tournament[edit | edit source]

Format[edit | edit source]

All seven teams qualify for the conference tournament. The quarterfinals are best-of-three at the higher seeded team with the top seed receiving a bye to the semifinals. The semifinals and finals are single elimination known as the 2020 WCHA Final Face-Off. The tournament champion earns the conference's automatic bid to the 2020 NCAA Women's Ice Hockey Tournament.

Quarterfinals[edit | edit source]

Semifinals[edit | edit source]

Final[edit | edit source]

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.