Found December 11, 2012 on Goon's World:
Each week, I participate in a WCHA Web Media Poll that is put on by the Tech Hockey Guide with 11 other people that represent both the print media as well as the hockey blogosphere. This week, Denver drops two places from the top spot after getting a single point in Grand Forks last weekend. The Minnesota Gophers are again the top team according to the voters. The University of North Dakota moved from third to second place while garnering three first place votes. Minnesota State moved from seventh place to sixth place after seeping the hapless University of Anchorage Seawolves. Here are the results of this week’s Tech Hockey Guide WCHA Web Media Poll for Week 9 TeamPtsPreviousRecordHighLow 1)Minnesota (9)140210-3-213 2)North Dakota (3)12337-5-216 3)Denver12219-4-125 4)Nebraska Omaha10949-4-126 5)St. Cloud State9658-6-046 6)Minnesota State9177-5-227 7)Colorado College7568-7-167 8)Minnesota Duluth5384-7-3810 9)Michigan Tech5094-7-1810 10)Wisconsin40102-7-3811 11)Bemidji State25113-7-21011 12)Alaska Anchorage12123-5-41212 Representing Name Publication Twitter Alaska-Anchorage, Taylor Hall College Hockey News @thall907 Bemidji State, Troy Mills The Beaver Pond Colorado College, Joe Paisley, Paisley Hockey @Paisleyhockey Denver, Mike Chambers, Denver Post @MChambersDP Michigan Tech, Tim Braun, Tech Hockey Guide @TBraunTHG Minnesota, Dan Myers, Minnesota Hockey Magazine @1DanMyers Minnesota Duluth, Bruce Ciskie, The Ciskie Blog @BruceCiskie Minnesota State, Chris Dilks, Western College Hockey @ChrisDilks Nebraska-Omaha, Matt Semisch, Radio Free Omaha @matthewsemisch North Dakota, Eric Burton The Hockey Writers Combine and Goon’s World @goon48 St. Cloud State, Jeremy Larson, Husky Hockey Time @jclarson02 Wisconsin, Andy Johnson, Bucky’s 5th Quarter @andyjohnsonB5Q
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