Norsemen Spoil Home Stand Finale

The Minnesota Wilderness could not counter strong special teams play from the St. Cloud Norsemen Friday night, as they fell 4-1 in the final game of their early season 8-game home stand. St. Cloud (6-6-1) scored power play goals in the first two periods and finished 2-for-3 on the man-advantage, while also keeping Minnesota (7-5-2) […]

Wilderness End October with Home & Home vs. St. Cloud

Who:  Minnesota Wilderness vs. St. Cloud Norsemen When: Friday, Oct. 28, 7:15 p.m., and Saturday, Oct. 29, 7:00 p.m. Where:  Friday at Northwoods Credit Union Arena, Cloquet, MN; Saturday at Municipal Athletic Complex, St. Cloud, MN The lead: The Wilderness meet the defending Central Division champion St. Cloud Norsemen for a two-game home-and-home series. Media:  […]

One Goal Allowed Over Two Games Earns Posch Star of the Week

A solid weekend of puck-stopping led to Isak Posch earning the Minnesota Wilderness’ first NAHL award for the 2022-23 season.  The league has named Posch the Midwest Division’s star of the week, for his performance in Saturday’s 2-0 victory over the Springfield Jr. Blues, and his effort Friday night, when he gave up only one […]

Posch Shines Again in Wilderness Win Over Springfield

Call it the weekend of the goalies. One night after watching Springfield Jr. Blues goaltender Carson Dorfman keep his Minnesota Wilderness off the scoreboard, Isak Posch was not about to let him be the only one to finish the weekend with a shutout.  Posch answered the call Saturday rnight, stopping all 26 Springfield shots in […]

Wilderness Blanked in Series Opener

The Minnesota Wilderness gave up a late first period goal and could not solve some stellar goaltending in a 1-0 loss to the Springfield Jr. Blues Friday night. Carson Dorfman shut down the Wilderness (6-4-2) in stopping all 34 shots he faced to earn his 2nd win of the season and first shutout of his […]

Home Stand Continues vs. Springfield

Who:  Minnesota Wilderness vs. Springfield Jr. Blues When: Friday, Oct. 21, and Saturday, Oct. 22:  7:15 p.m. both nights Where:  Northwoods Credit Union Arena, Cloquet The lead: The Minnesota Wilderness return from a weekend off to meet Midwest Division rival Springfield. Media:  All of the action can be seen on Records:  Springfield: 4-7-0; Minnesota: […]

Gordon and Thoreson Named 2022-23 Captains

Two very familiar faces have been named as player leadership for the Minnesota Wilderness for the remainder of the 2022-23 season. Cole Gordon and Gunnar Thoreson will serve as team co-captains.  Both are in their third season with the Wilderness and spent the 2021-22 season as alternate captains. Gordon has played 96 regular season games […]

Wilderness Fall to Windigo in OT

The Minnesota Wilderness completed its fourth successful third period comeback this season Saturday night, but an early overtime goal from the Wisconsin Windigo gave a 3-2 victory to the visitors. Luke Jech’s second goal of the season 6:32 into the final period tied the game at 2, and ultimately forced the 5-minute extra sudden death […]

Posch and Shepler Pace Wilderness in Shutout Victory

Isak Posch made 27 saves and Eddie Shepler scored twice and added an assist in leading the Minnesota Wilderness to a 4-0 victory over the Wisconsin Windigo Friday night. Shepler capitalized on a dominating opening period for Minnesota in cashing in for his two tallies.  Shepler’s first goal came on a rush along the left […]

Wilderness Look to Continue Winning Streak vs. Windigo

Who:  Minnesota Wilderness vs. Wisconsin Windigo When: Friday, Oct. 7, and Saturday, Oct. 8:  7:15 p.m. both nights Where:  Northwoods Credit Union Arena, Cloquet The lead:  Former intrastate rivals, a new chapter in the history of the Minnesota Wilderness and Wisconsin Windigo begins this weekend. Media:  All of the action can be seen on […]