Buckeyes battle Badgers in best-of-three WCHA First Round playoff matchup beginning Friday night in Madison

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Sophomore Laura McIntosh and senior Raelyn LaRocque sat down earlier this week to preview the Ohio State women’s hockey team’s WCHA First Round Playoff series at 10th-ranked Wisconsin. The Buckeyes (15-14-5, 12-13-3-1 WCHA) earned the fifth seed in the league while the Badgers (18-13-3, 15-12-1-0 WCHA) were three points ahead to take fourth.

Video interivews with the forwards are available above.

The best-of-three series opens with a 7 p.m. (CT) game Friday at the Eagle’s Nest Arena in Verona, Wis., just outside of Madison. The teams will also play at 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, if necessary.

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