Wisconsin-Superior Yellowjackets
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Institution: University of Wisconsin-Superior
Location: Superior, Wisconsin
School founded: 1893
Enrollment: 2,294
Colors: Black and Gold
Home Arena: Siinto S. Wessman Arena
Capacity: 1,550
Dimensions: 195' x 87'
Women's Team
Conference: Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
Coach: Dan Laughlin
Conf. Championships: 2008
Media: KUWS

The Wisconsin-Superior Yellowjackets are a Women's Division III team in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. The team was a member of the Northern Collegiate Hockey Association prior to the formation of a hockey conference by the WIAC.

Both of the university's programs are based out of the Wessman Arena, which hosted its first game on November 11, 1970.

The women's program was established in 1998.

The team won the NCHA regular season championship in 2000-01, 2003-04, 2006-07, and 2007-08.

The team won the NCHA tournament in 2008

The team qualified for the NCAA tournament in 2006, 2008

The team reached the Final Four in 2008

Conferences[edit | edit source]

Arenas[edit | edit source]

Head Coaches[edit | edit source]

Women's Year by Year Record[edit | edit source]

Season GP W L T GF GA Pts Finish Conference Tournament GP W L T GF GA
Division III Independent (as Club Team) Overall Record
1998-99 12 10 2 0 117 27 - N/A N/A 12 10 2 0 117 27
1999-00 18 6 12 0 38 92 - N/A N/A 18 6 12 0 38 92
Northern Collegiate Hockey Association Overall Record
2000-01 16 14 2 0 73 23 28 1st of 5 W, SF 4-3 (3ot) (Lake Forest L, F 2-1 (Wisc-River Falls) 23 18 5 0 117 41
2001-02 16 11 5 0 60 26 22 2nd of 5 L, SF 3-1 (Wisc-River Falls) W, 3P 6-5 ot (Wisc-Eau Claire) 26 18 8 0 106 54
2002-03 16 4 12 0 27 56 8 4th of 5 L, SF 4-3 (Wisc-River Falls) L, 3P 7-1 (Lake Forest) 27 8 18 1 58 92
2003-04 16 12 4 0 60 27 24 1st of 5 W, SF 4-0 (Wisc-Eau Claire) L, F 2-1 2ot (Wisc-Stevens Point) 27 19 7 1 101 41
2004-05 10 6 3 1 26 16 13 2nd of 6 L, SF 5-4 ot (Wisc-River Falls) 25 15 8 2 84 52
2005-06 15 11 2 2 53 26 24 2nd of 6 W, SF 4-1 (Wisc-River Falls) L, F 4-2 (Wisc-Stevens Point) 28 22 4 2 116 41
2006-07 15 9 3 3 32 22 21 1st of 6 W, SF 3-1 (Lake Forest) L, F 3-2 2ot (Wisc-Stevens Point) 27 18 6 3 83 44
2007-08 18 15 2 1 76 20 31 1st of 7 W, SF 3-0 (Lake Forest) W, F 2-1 ot (Wisc.-River Falls) 30 23 6 1 108 39
2008-09 18 12 4 2 61 30 26 2nd of 7 L, SF 4-3 (Wisc-Stevens Point) W, 3P 4-1 (Lake Forest) 27 17 8 2 90 49
2009-10 16 9 5 2 30 18 20 4th of 9 W, QF 2-0 (5-2, 2-0) (Wisc-Stevens Point W, SF 1-0 (Lake Forest) L, F 2-1 (Wisc.-River Falls) 29 18 9 2 60 34
2010-11 20 10 3 7 58 32 27 3rd of 11 W, QF 2-1 (5-1, 0-1, 1-0 minigame) L, SF 3-0 (Adrian) 28 13 8 7 73 49
2011-12 20 15 5 2 65 35 28 2nd of 11 W, QF 2-0 (5-2, 5-2) (St. Norbert) L, SF 1-0 (Adrian) 28 17 8 3 90 50
2012-13 20 13 6 1 78 39 27 4th of 11 L, QF 2-0 (5-4, 6-5 (St. Norbert) 27 16 9 2 104 57
Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Overall Record
2013-14 12 4 4 4 29 22 12 3rd of 4 L, SF 2-0 (2-1, 1-0) (Wisc-Stevens Point) 27 14 7 6 78 41
2014-15 12 5 7 0 35 39 10 3rd of 4 L, SF 2-0 (2-1, 5-0) (Wisc-River Falls) 27 15 12 0 86 76
2015-16 12 3 6 3 19 28 9 3rd of 4 L, SF 2-0 (7-1, 2-1 ot) (Wisc-Stevens Point) 27 10 12 5 61 63
2016-17 9 2 7 0 10 32 4 4th of 4 L, SF 5-2 (Wisc-River Falls) 27 12 15 0 61 70
2017-18 9 3 4 2 19 26 8 3rd of 4 L, SF 2G-0 (Wisc-Eau Claire) 27 14 11 2 88 75
2018-19 9 0 7 2 17 32 2 4th of 4 L, SF 2G-0 (Wisc-River Falls) 27 7 18 2 65 75
2019-20 12 1 8 3 16 41 7 3rd of 5 L, SF 3P-1 (Wisc-River Falls) 28 9 13 6 59 68

NCAA Tournament Appearances[edit | edit source]

Season First Round Quarterfinals Semifinals Championship Third Place
2006 N/A L, 2-0 (Wisconsin-Stevens Point Pointers) -- -- --
2008 N/A W, 3-1 (Gustavus Adolphus Golden Gusties) L, 4-3 (ot) Manhattanville Valiants -- L, 3-0 (Elmira Soaring Eagles)


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