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Men's Ice Hockey

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Hockey Huskies Picked Ninth in WCHA Preseason Media Poll

Hockey Huskies Picked Ninth in WCHA Preseason Media Poll

DULUTH, Minn. — Michigan Tech was picked ninth in the 2012-13 Western Collegiate Hockey Association Preseason Media Poll that was compiled by radio station 94X in Duluth.

The Huskies, a year removed from finishing eighth in the league standings, finished ahead of Minnesota State, Bemidji State and Alaska Anchorage in the poll.

Minnesota was nearly unanimous as the top pick, followed by North Dakota, Denver, Wisconsin, Minnesota Duluth, St. Cloud State, Colorado College and Nebraska Omaha.

Michigan Tech will open its season with an exhibition Oct. 6 vs. Canadian university Brock. The regular season opens Oct. 11 at Lake Superior State with the Huskies WCHA opener set for Oct. 19 vs. the preseason favorite Minnesota.

The full media poll is below.

Teams were scored under a standard system of 12 points for a first-place vote, 11 for second, and so on. The number listed with each team is the number of points that team averaged per vote.
 
94X WCHA PRESEASON MEDIA POLL
PREDICTED ORDER OF FINISH

1. Minnesota (24 first place votes) … 11.92 poll average
2. North Dakota (1) … 10.76
3. Denver … 9.92
4. Wisconsin … 7.8
5. Minnesota Duluth … 6.88
6. St. Cloud State … 6.84
7. Colorado College … 6.08
8. Nebraska Omaha … 5.48
9. Michigan Tech … 5.2
10. Minnesota State … 3.6
11. Bemidji State … 2.48
12. Alaska Anchorage … 1.04

Teams were scored under a standard system of 12 points for a first-place vote, 11 for second, and so on. The number listed with each team is the number of points that team averaged per vote.