UND WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Karvinen's first season at UND well worth the wait
Published 10/20/2011, Grand Forks Herald
After a year of being in limbo, Karvinen is making a big impact with the Sioux
Michelle Karvinen had her bags packed, ready to come to Grand Forks and start her UND hockey career. But, last summer, two days before her plane was scheduled depart from Europe, Karvinen got a dreaded phone call: She did not get through the NCAA Clearinghouse and couldn’t play for the Sioux in 2010-11.