Huskies Open Home Schedule Against Pandas

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Game Information

Date Fri/Sat, Oct. 14/15
Time 7 p.m.
Location Saskatoon, SK
Venue Rutherford Rink
Series ('99) ALB Leads 56-15
  Home 8-24
  Current Streak ALB 1 W OT
  Last Meeting Feb. 6, 2016
          ALB 2 @ SSK 1 OT2

5 Things

  1. The Huskies face a Top 10 opponent for the second straight week after splitting a series with No. 2 UBC last weekend.
  2. Friday night is the home opener for the Huskies.
  3. The Huskies return three of their top five goal scorers this season, along with starting goaltender Cassidy Hendricks.
  4. The two teams split the season series last year with each team earning a win on home ice and one on the road.
  5. In the preseason coaches poll, Alberta was voted to finish in second in the conference with 39 voting points. The Huskies were slotted fifth with 24 voting points.

By The Numbers

1 - Three out of the four meetings between the teams last year were 1 goal games. 

4 -In the first CIS Women's Hockey Top 10 of the season, 4 Canada West teams cracked the poll (UBC 2, Alberta 8, Calgary 9, Manitoba 10). 

9 -In the first weekend of the season, 9 different Huskies registered their names on the scoresheet with at least a point. 

9 -Saskatchewan notched 9 of its 14 wins at home in Rutherford Rink a season ago.