Former Wisconsin Badger goaltender Jessie Vetter has announced her retirement from pro hockey this week. The story was first reported by UWBadgers.com.
The Cottage Grove native is a two-time Olympian and 2009 Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award winner and led the Wisconsin women’s hockey team to NCAA titles in 2006, 2007 and 2009.
Vetter also led the U.S. to silver medals at the 2010 and 2014 Winter Olympics, collecting 46 wins in goal for Team USA during international competitions.
Vetter ended her career at Wisconsin with a then-program record 91 victories. Her career goals-against [Read more…]