Champions

NOTES:

  • Denver's participation in the 1973 tournament later vacated.
  • Wisconsin's participation in the 1992 tournament later vacated.
  • The 2020 tournament was canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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    YEAR CHAMPION SCORE SECOND PLACE LOCATION
    1948 Michigan 8-4 Dartmouth Colorado Springs, Colorado
    1949 Boston College 4-3 Dartmouth Colorado Springs, Colorado
    1950 Colorado College 13-4 Boston University Colorado Springs, Colorado
    1951 Michigan 7-1 Brown Colorado Springs, Colorado
    1952 Michigan 4-1 Colorado College Colorado Springs, Colorado
    1953 Michigan 7-3 Minnesota Colorado Springs, Colorado
    1954 RPI 5-4 (ot) Minnesota Colorado Springs, Colorado
    1955 Michigan 5-3 Colorado College Colorado Springs, Colorado
    1956 Michigan 7-5 Michigan Tech Colorado Springs, Colorado
    1957 Colorado College 13-6 Michigan Colorado Springs, Colorado
    1958 Denver 6-2 North Dakota Minneapolis, Minnesota
    1959 North Dakota 4-3 (ot) Michigan State Troy, New York
    1960 Denver 5-3 Michigan Tech Boston, Massachusetts
    1961 Denver 12-2 St. Lawrence Denver, Colorado
    1962 Michigan Tech 7-1 Clarkson Utica, New York
    1963 North Dakota 6-5 Denver Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
    1964 Michigan 6-3 Denver Denver, Colorado
    1965 Michigan Tech 8-2 Boston College Providence, Rhode Island
    1966 Michigan State 6-1 Clarkson Minneapolis, Minnesota
    1967 Cornell 4-1 Boston University Syracuse, New York
    1968 Denver 4-0 North Dakota Duluth, Minnesota
    1969 Denver 4-3 Cornell Colorado Springs, Colorado
    1970 Cornell 6-4 Clarkson Lake Placid, New York
    1971 Boston University 4-2 Minnesota Syracuse, New York
    1972 Boston University 4-0 Cornell Boston, Massachusetts
    1973 Wisconsin 4-2 Denver Boston, Massachusetts
    1974 Minnesota 4-2 Michigan Tech Boston, Massachusetts
    1975 Michigan Tech 6-1 Minnesota St. Louis, Missouri
    1976 Minnesota 6-4 Michigan Tech Denver, Colorado
    1977 Wisconsin 6-5 (ot) Michigan Detroit, Michigan
    1978 Boston University 5-3 Boston College Providence, Rhode Island
    1979 Minnesota 4-3 North Dakota Detroit, Michigan
    1980 North Dakota 5-2 Northern Michigan Providence, Rhode Island
    1981 Wisconsin 6-3 Minnesota Duluth, Minnesota
    1982 North Dakota 5-2 Wisconsin Providence, Rhode Island
    1983 Wisconsin 6-2 Harvard Grand Forks, North Dakota
    1984 Bowling Green 5-4 (ot) Minnesota-Duluth Lake Placid, New York
    1985 RPI 2-1 Providence Detroit, Michigan
    1986 Michigan State 6-5 Harvard Providence, Rhode Island
    1987 North Dakota 5-3 Michigan State Detroit, Michigan
    1988 Lake Superior 4-3 (ot) St. Lawrence Lake Placid, New York
    1989 Harvard 4-3 (ot) Minnesota St. Paul, Minnesota
    1990 Wisconsin 7-3 Colgate Detroit, Michigan
    1991 Northern Michigan 8-7 (ot) Boston University St. Paul, Minnesota
    1992 Lake Superior 5-3 Wisconsin Albany, New York
    1993 Maine 5-4 Lake Superior Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    1994 Lake Superior 9-1 Boston University St. Paul, Minnesota
    1995 Boston University 6-2 Maine Providence, Rhode Island
    1996 Michigan 3-2 (ot) Colorado College Cincinnati, Ohio
    1997 North Dakota 6-4 Boston University Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    1998 Michigan 3-2 (ot) Boston College Boston, Massachusetts
    1999 Maine 3-2 (ot) New Hampshire Anaheim, California
    2000 North Dakota 4-2 Boston College Providence, Rhode Island
    2001 Boston College 3-2 (ot) North Dakota Albany, New York
    2002 Minnesota 4-3 (ot) Maine St. Paul, Minnesota
    2003 Minnesota 5-1 New Hampshire Buffalo, New York
    2004 Denver 1-0 Maine Boston, Massachusetts
    2005 Denver 4-1 North Dakota Columbus, Ohio
    2006 Wisconsin 2-1 Boston College Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    2007 Michigan State 3-1 Boston College St. Louis, Missouri
    2008 Boston College 4-1 Notre Dame Denver, Colorado
    2009 Boston University 4-3 (ot) Miami Washington, District of Columbia
    2010 Boston College 5-0 Wisconsin Detroit, Michigan
    2011 Minnesota-Duluth 3-2 (ot) Michigan St. Paul, Minnesota
    2012 Boston College 4-1 Ferris State Tampa, Florida
    2013 Yale 4-0 Quinnipiac Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    2014 Union 7-4 Minnesota Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    2015 Providence 4-3 Boston University Boston, Massachusetts
    2016 North Dakota 5-1 Quinnipiac Tampa, Florida
    2017 Denver 3-2 Minnesota-Duluth Chicago, Illinois
    2018 Minnesota-Duluth 2-1 Notre Dame St. Paul, Minnesota
    2019 Minnesota-Duluth 3-0 Massachusetts Buffalo, New York
    2021 Massachusetts 5-0 St. Cloud State Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania