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Welcome to the home of the NWHL's Official podcast:
The Fifth Star Podcast, hosted by Ken Reischmann.

Join Ken as he discusses the biggest,
most exciting stories in the NWHL!

PODCAST: Isobel Cup Final Talk with Scamurra, Gruschow, Burke and Wiseman

Our final Fifth Star Podcast of the 2017-18 season is a special one, with host Ken Reischmann previewing the Isobel Cup Final on Sunday between the Beauts and Riveters. Ken is joined by four guests:

Hayley Scamurra: NWHL Rookie of the Year, Buffalo Beauts

Alexa Gruschow: NWHL MVP, Metropolitan Riveters

Courtney Burke: NWHL Defender of the Year, Riveters 

Chad Wiseman: Riveters head coach

Don’t miss this edition of the Fifth Star Podcast!

Amanda Leveille, Emily Field, Kelly Babstock and Rebecca Russo Talk Isobel Cup Semis

Hockey fans will not want to miss this special edition of the NWHL’s Fifth Star Podcast. 

Joining Ken Reischmann to preview this weekend’s semifinals are four stars:

Amanda Leveille, Buffalo Beauts

Emily Field, Boston Pride

Kelly Babstock, Connecticut Whale 

Rebecca Russo, Metropolitan Riveters

All share fascinating insights into their approaches, their teams and their playoff rivals. 

We hope you enjoy these 20 minutes of NWHL talk. 

We are back for episode 5 of the NWHL Fifth Star Podcast! Representatives from all four teams are on the show to talk about the season thus far, and what we can expect from the coming weeks of the season. PLUS- The Pride are in the win column... and scored a few second period goals... the Riveters continue to score at a torrid pace and hold a 0 in their loss column.. The Beauts and the Whale look to find their strides... and more!

The NWHL is on a bye week to celebrate the American Thanksgiving Holiday, but we have too much to discuss to take a week off! Ken Reischmann is back to talk about the story lines that have developed through the first quarter of the season and set the table for the rest of the season. Katie Fitzgerald of the Riveters and Taylor Accursi of the Beauts join Ken to discuss the success of their teams so far and how they can improve for the home stretch. Make sure to rate, review and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes!

We are two weeks into the NWHL season, and while the Riveters are off to a roaring start, there's some concern in Boston as the Pride begin the season 0-2. Pride Assistant Coach, Lindsey Berman, Riveters Forward, Erika Lawler, and Whale Goalie, Sydney Rossman join host Ken Reischmann (@KenReischmann) to recap the first few weeks of the season and preview the upcoming weeks for the NWHL. Make sure to follow along all season at and @NWHL on Twitter.  

Welcome back for another edition of the NWHL Fifth Star Podcast! We are just days away from puck drop on the 2017-2018 season and Dani Rylan (NWHL Founder & Commissioner), Sam Faber (CT Whale forward), and Marisa Ingemi (Play by play, Boston Pride) join host Ken Reischmann to talk expectations, predictions and even expansion. Make sure to follow along all season long on and on Twitter @NWHL. 

Welcome to the NWHL Fifth Star Podcast! Host Ken Reischmann gets everyone prepared for the drop of the puck on the 2017-2018 season including comment from NWHL Deputy Commissioner, Hayley Moore, Metropolitan Riveters forward, Harrison Browne and NWHL Analyst/Writer, Erica Ayala! Ken and the guests talk Riveters/Devils deal, new roles and predictions on the upcoming season! Make sure to follow along all season long on and on Twitter @NWHL. 

Joined this week by Amanda Leveille and Kelsey Neumann of the Buffalo Beauts and #McLevMan, Moose Daniels discusses what's happening at the Women's World Championship, and delves into where the rift between USA Hockey and its players began.

In this episode, Moose Daniels discusses the Buffalo Beauts' epic underdog win over the Boston Pride in the Isobel Cup Final, and compares Brianne McLaughlin's performance to other all-time greats.

Special guest Megan Bozek also joins the show to talk hockey and what happened to the Isobel Cup's handles.