UMD's Stauber, Hickel Named UMD Captains

By KBJR News 1

April 24, 2014 Updated Apr 24, 2014 at 8:35 PM CST

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Duluth, Minn. native Emma Stauber and Zoe Hickey have been named the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) women's hockey captains for the 2014-15 season, it was announced on Thursday afternoon.

Both players will be seniors next year and served as assistant captains in the 2013-14 season, with Stauber set to become the first-ever Duluth, Minn. native to wear the "C" for the UMD women's team.

Hickel finished third on the team in points last season with 13 goals and 14 assists, while Stauber was effective as a defenseman and added one goal and five assists.

Serving as assistant captains for the Bulldogs next season will be forwards Jenna McParland and Brienna Gillanders, both of whom will also be seniors.

Posted by Zach Schneider
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