The Golden Gophers women's hockey team has been picked to finish second in the WCHA this season. The coaches who voted on the preseason poll selected Wisconsin, the defending NCAA champions, to win the conference again.
Gophers picked to finish sixth in preseason WCHA poll
Don Lucia's Golden Gopher hockey team has been picked to finish sixth in this year's WCHA preseason poll. The ranking might seem low, but Minnesota hasn't finished better than fifth over the last four years.