UMD women’s hockey wins home opener in overtime

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The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) women’s hockey team was back at Amsoil Arena for their home opener against Minnesota State Mankato on Friday.

A year ago the Bulldogs opened up the season on the road against Mankato, where they split the series. Friday however marked the teams first WCHA opponent.

UMD would give up a shorthanded goal early in the game to Kennedy Bobyck.

Kylie Hanley tied the game with seven minutes left in the first period.

There was no score the rest of the game, until 14 seconds into overtime Ashton bell scored the game winner.

UMD improves to 5-0 on the season and will finish the weekend series against the Maverick tomorrow at 3:00 p.m.