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Gophers fall to Badgers in women's hockey national championship game

It's the fifth national title for the Badgers.

The Gopher women's hockey team fell short in Sunday's NCAA national championship game, losing to border rival Wisconsin by a score of 2-0. 

Anna Pankowski and Sophia Shaver scored goals for Wisconsin and goalie Kristen Campbell made 27 saves for the shutout. Campbell was named the tournament's most outstanding player. 

Minnesota finishes with a final record of 32-6-1, with four of the losses coming at the hands of Wisconsin. 

The Gophers and Badgers split four regular season games and Wisconsin beat the Gophers 3-1 in the WCHA Final Faceoff to win the conference tournament title March 10. 

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