Congratulations to three former members of the 2010 Women's Olympic Hockey Team who were nominted today to be among the 10 finalists for the 2012 Patty Kazmaier Award. The award, annually bestowed upon the top player in NCAA Division I women's ice hockey, will be presented at a brunch ceremony on March 17 at the Greysolon Ballroom in Duluth, Minn., in conjunction with the NCAA Women's Frozen Four (March 16 and 18).
The three former Olympians are senior forward Hilary Knight (Sun Valley, Idaho/University of Wisconsin), junior forward Jocelyne Lamoureux (Grand Forks, N.D./University of North Dakota), junior forward/defenseman Monique Lamoureux-Kolls (Grand Forks, N.D./University of North Dakota).
All three trained at the Schwan Super Rink for the year before the Vancouver Olympic Winter Games.
Click here to read the full story on the USA Hockey website.
The U.S. Women's National Team will next return to their training home at the National Sports Center for the annual Women's Festival in August. As three of the brightest young stars on the U.S. National Team, you'll want to come out and watch Hilary, Jocelyn and Monique show their stuff!