Hockey Teams and Leagues
The Minnesota Whitecaps are a professional ice hockey team in the Premier Hockey Federation (PHF; formerly known as the National Women’s Hockey League). They play in Richfield, Minnesota, at the Richfield Ice Arena. Established in 2004, the Whitecaps were part of the Western Women’s Hockey League (WWHL) during 2004 to 2011.
The Whitecaps are the only team to have won both a Clarkson Cup and an Isobel Cup championship, the two major championships in professional women’s ice hockey in North America, winning the Clarkson Cup in 2010 as a member of the WWHL and the Isobel Cup in 2019, their inaugural season in the NWHL.