MARQUETTE, Mich. (WBUP) — The Northern Michigan University hockey program has announced the postponement/cancellation of games scheduled through Dec. 5 due to recent COVID-19 testing results.
There are six games affected by the announcement. The Wildcats were set to open their 2020-21 season at home against Lake Superior State University (Nov. 25) in non-conference play. After the home opener the Wildcats’ had a home-and-home non-conference series scheduled against Michigan Technological University (Nov. 27-28) followed by their Western Collegiate Hockey Association opener at LSSU (Dec. 2) and their home non-conference series with Bemidji State University (Dec. 4-5).
The Dec. 2 conference game is a WCHA contest and will be rescheduled in consultation with the WCHA and LSSU.
Data privacy precludes further comment on the issue and any additional updates or adjustments to the schedule will be made at a later time.
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