Ice Chips: Manitoba and UBC collide in battle of Canada West top teams

Ice Chips: Manitoba and UBC collide in battle of Canada West top teams

Canada West Communications

To get you set for this weekend's Canada West women's hockey action, here are some storylines from around the conference in the latest edition of Ice Chips.

'Birds and Bisons collide in battle for Canada West pedestal

VANCOUVER — The number one ranked team in U Sports, the UBC Thunderbirds (4-1-1), will host the number seven ranked and undefeated Manitoba Bisons (6-0-0) in a rematch of last season's Canada West Finals. Puck drops on Friday, Oct. 28 at 7 p.m. (PT) and Saturday, Oct. 29 at 2 p.m.(PT) at the Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre.

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Cougars begin home and home series with Alberta at home on Friday night

CALGARY — Mount Royal earned their first points of the season last weekend with a win and an overtime loss against the Dinos. For the time being, the Cougars hold a playoff spot in the Canada West conference.

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Dinos and 'Horns set for home-and-home series

CALGARY — The University of Calgary Dinos look to build off of their best weekend of the season, beginning a home and home series with the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns.  

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Women's hockey hosts Cougars on first night of home-and-home

SASKATOON — The Saskatoon Huskies continue to rise in the U Sports Women's hockey Top 10, moving up one spot to No. 9.

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