UMD women No. 1, again

The Minnesota Duluth women are ranked No. 1 in the USA Today-USA Hockey preseason Division I poll, posted below, (a day after being picked No. 1 in the U.S. College Hockey Online poll).

Also, former UMD player and U.S. Olympian Jenny Potter of Edina, Minn., and former UMD assistant coach Julie Chu have been named to the American team for the Four Nation’s Cup from Nov. 9-13 in St. John’s, New Foundland. A USA Hockey release is here.

USA Today-USA Hockey Women’s Preseason Poll

1 Minnesota Duluth
2 Cornell
3 Mercyhurst
4 Boston University
5 Wisconsin
6 Minnesota
7 Clarkson
8 Boston College
9 Harvard
10 Ohio State

Others Receiving Votes: New Hampshire, Providence, North Dakota, St. Lawrence, Syracuse.