DULUTH, Minn. – Natasha Wanless and Emily Godwin have both been named to the 2018-19 NCHA All-Conference Team, the league announced on Wednesday. Additionally, Maddy Millar was named to the NCHA All-Freshman Team.
Wanless (Madison, Wis.) was one of six forwards selected to the team. The junior led the league in power-play points, ranked second in goals, and was top-ten overall in points this season.
Godwin (London, Ontario) was named as one of four defensemen. The junior had 18 points on eight goals and 12 assists, tying her for second in points by defensemen.
The Falcons have had six other players earn NCHA All-Conference recognition over their careers. They are: Lexi Holman (2017-18, 2015-16), Christina Pattengale (2016-17), Emily Heckendorf (2014-15), Sarah Luberda (2010-11), Lea Jondal (2009-10), and Brandi Jonasson (2008-09).
Millar (Anchorage, Alaska) scored 14 goals to rank her second on the Falcons behind only Wanless. The freshman added three assists for a 17 point season.
CUW has had five other players earn NCHA All-Freshman recognition. They are: Ellie Woodman (2015-16), Pattengale (2015-16), Holman (2014-15), Veronika Metanova (2013-14), and Heckendorf (2011-12).
2018-19 NCHA Player of the Year: Rachel Anderson, College of St. Scholastica
2018-19 NCHA Freshman of the Year: Theresa DiMaggio, Trine University
2018-19 NCHA Coach of the Year: Jackie MacMillan, College of St. Scholastica
2018-19 Women's NCHA All-Conference Team
Forward: Rachel Anderson, College of St. Scholastica (So./Shoreview, Minn.)
Forward: Amy Budde, Lake Forest College (Sr./Lindstrom, Minn.) 2018 All-NCHA | 2017 All-NCHA | 2016 All-Freshman
Forward: Tory Harshman, Adrian College (Sr./Owen Sound, Ontario) 2018 All-NCHA
Forward: Alexia Klaas, College of St. Scholastica (Sr./Duluth, Minn.)
Forward: Taylor Thompson, College of St. Scholastica (So./Buffalo, Minn.)
Forward: Natasha Wanless, Concordia University Wisconsin (Jr./Madison, Wis.)
Defense: Shelly Czarnowczan, Adrian College (Sr./Shelby Twp., Mich.)
Defense: Emily Godwin, Concordia University Wisconsin (Jr./London, Ontario)
Defense: Greta Nundahl, College of St. Scholastica (Jr./New Brighton, Minn.)
Defense: Kelly O'Sullivan, Adrian College (Jr./Inverness, Ill.) 2018 All-NCHA | 2017 All-NCHA | 2017 All-Freshman
Goalie: Denisa Jandova, Adrian College (Fr./Vejprnice, Czech Republic) 2019 All-Freshman
Goalie: Gabby Suhr, Northland College (So./Kasson, Minn.)
Goalie: Lexi Thomeczek, College of St. Scholastica (Jr./St. Louis, Mo.)
-Additional goalie due to tie in voting
2018-19 Women's NCHA All-Freshman Team
Forward: Theresa DiMaggio, Trine University (Shelby Township, Mich.)
Forward: Maddy Millar, Concordia University Wisconsin (Anchorage, Alaska)
Forward: Amber Tilander, College of St. Scholastica (International Falls, Minn.)
Defense: Julia Barrett, Adrian College (Wixom, Mich.)
Defense: Olyvia Opsahl, Lake Forest College (Duluth, Minn.)
Goalie: Denisa Jandova, Adrian College (Vejprnice, Czech Republic)