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First Back-to-Back NCAA Women’s Division I Hockey Champions

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What school was the first to win back-to-back NCAA women’s Division I hockey championships?

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The first NCAA Division I women’s hockey championship happened in 2001. It was won by Minnesota Duluth. They became the first school to win back-to-back championships when they won it all again in 2002. They became the first team to win 3 in-a-row when they won again in 2003.

Longest Beanpot Hockey Winning Streak

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The Beanpot Hockey Tournament is an annual college hockey tournament held in Boston. Boston College (BC), Boston University (BU), Harvard University, and Northeastern University (NEU) play every year for the Beanpot championship. Which school has won the Beanpot hockey title the most years in a row?

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For the men, the record for the most consecutive Beanpot championships is six for BU who won the Beanpot from 1995 through 2000. Second place goes to BC who has won if five times in a row from 2010 to 2014.

For the women, the record for the most consecutive Beanpot championships goes to Northeastern with eight in a row from 1984 to 1992. Second place goes to Harvard with seven in a row from 1999 to 2005.

Winningest Division 1 College Hockey Coach

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What Division 1 college hockey coach holds the record for the most wins?

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Jerry York, currently the coach of the Boston College (BC) men’s hockey team, has the most wins of any Division 1 college hockey coach. As of this writing he has 999 wins (York is still an active coach). Number two on the list is Ron Mason’s with 924 wins. Mason retired in 2002

First Back-to-Back NCAA Men’s Division I Hockey Champions

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What school was the first to win back-to-back NCAA men’s Division I hockey championships?

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Michigan was the first school to win back-to-back and three years in a row NCAA men’s Division I hockey championships in 1951, 1952, and 1953. The went back-to-back again in 1955 and 1956. It was not until 1960 and 1961 that another school, Denver, won back-to-back men’s Division I hockey championships.

2015 NCAA College Hockey Frozen 4 First Championships

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College hockey is down to the frozen four for the 2015 season. In the frozen four this year are Boston University, North Dakota, Omaha, and Providence. When were the first NCAA Division I Hockey National Championships for each of these schools?

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The first NCAA Division I Hockey National Championships for each of these schools are as follows:

  • Boston University: 1971
  • North Dakota: 1959
  • Omaha: Never
  • Wisconsin: 1973

Most Beanpot Titles in A Row

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What college hockey team has won the Beanpot Tournament the most times in a row?

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Boston’s annual Beanpot Hockey Tournament for bragging rights as the best college hockey team in Boston is played between BC, BU, Harvard, and Northeastern. To date, the school with the most consecutive Beanpot Hockey titles is BU with six in a row from 1995 through 2000.

First Beanpot Hockey Champion

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The Beanpot Hockey Tournament is played in Boston every February. In it the men’s and women’s teams of BC, BU, Harvard, and Northeastern play for bragging rights as the best college hockey team in Boston. Who were the first Beanpot champions?

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The men’s Beanpot was first played in 1952. In that year Harvard was the first Beanpot champion defeating BU 4 to 2.

The women’s Beanpot was first played in 1979. In that year Northeastern was the first Beanpot champion defeating BC 3 to 1.

First Hobey Baker Award

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What is the Hobey Baker Award and when was it first awarded?

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The Hobey Baker Award is an award given to the best NCAA men’s college hockey player. It is awarded by the Hobey Baker Memorial Award Foundation. It was first awarded in 1981. The first winner was Neal Broten, a center for the University of Minnesota.

First NCAA Division I Hockey Champion

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What college or university won the first NCAA Division I Hockey Championship?

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Michigan won the first NCAA Division I Hockey Championship in 1948. The next four winners were: Boston College (1949), Colorado Col. (1950), Michigan (1951), and Michigan (1952).

First Back-to-Back NCAA Women’s Division I Hockey Champions

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What school was the first to win back-to-back NCAA women’s Division I hockey championships?

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The first NCAA Division I women’s hockey championship happened in 2001. It was won by Minnesota Duluth. They became the first school to win back-to-back championships when they won it all again in 2002. They became the first team to win 3 in-a-row when they won again in 2003. They are, to date (2014), the only school to win 3 in-a-row. In fact, of the 14 NCAA Division I women’s hockey champions through 2014, Minnesota Duluth has won the hockey championship five times.