45 episodes

The Founding 4 Podcast is an NWHL-centric women's hockey podcast hosted by Erica L. Ayala. Listen to players chat about the latest news, biggest games, and history of the women's pro league.

In 2015, the National Women’s Hockey League brought the first professional women’s hockey league to the United States. The NWHL started with four founding teams: Boston Pride, Connecticut Whale, Buffalo Beauts, and the New York Riveters.

Founding 4 Podcast Erica L. Ayala

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    • 5.0 • 9 Ratings

The Founding 4 Podcast is an NWHL-centric women's hockey podcast hosted by Erica L. Ayala. Listen to players chat about the latest news, biggest games, and history of the women's pro league.

In 2015, the National Women’s Hockey League brought the first professional women’s hockey league to the United States. The NWHL started with four founding teams: Boston Pride, Connecticut Whale, Buffalo Beauts, and the New York Riveters.

    #BlackRosie in Beijing: Hilary Knight vs The Toronto Star

    #BlackRosie in Beijing: Hilary Knight vs The Toronto Star

    Host Erica L. Ayala brings you sounds from Beijing and the 2022 Winter Olympic Ice Hockey Tournament. Hear from Swedish captain Michelle Lowehielm, Czech Republic forward Katerina Mrazova, and USA alternate captain Hilary Knight about their teams tournament start and expanding women's hockey to 10 teams.

    • 8 min
    A chat with power forward/snacker Janine Weber

    A chat with power forward/snacker Janine Weber

    Janine Weber joins the show to preview the PHF matchup against Connecticut and Buffalo, reflect on Team Austria at the 2022 Olympic Qualifiers, and more!

    • 48 min
    Founding 4 Revival featuring Hockey Hall of Famer Angela James

    Founding 4 Revival featuring Hockey Hall of Famer Angela James

    The Founding 4 Podcast returns with Hockey Hall of Famer and current Toronto 6 assistant coach, Angela James.

    • 37 min
    S4E7: Part II with Anne, EBUG News, and the legacy of MLK & O'Ree

    S4E7: Part II with Anne, EBUG News, and the legacy of MLK & O'Ree

    Tune in for Part II of our interview with Anne Torkarski and breaking EBUG news! #NDubble

    • 40 min
    Season 4 E6: NWHL 101 with Anne Tokarski

    Season 4 E6: NWHL 101 with Anne Tokarski

    Everything you need to know about the National Women's Hockey League (NWHL) featuring Anne Tokarski - Part I. 

    • 38 min
    Anya Packer gets us ready for the #NDubble

    Anya Packer gets us ready for the #NDubble

    Anya Packer discusses her biggest takeaways from 2020, Baby Waylon Packer also makes his first appearance, and Anya hints at some news!

    • 55 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
9 Ratings

9 Ratings

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Top Notch Hockey Podcast

This is the most real hockey podcast. It goes beyond what happens on the ice and brings you stories about the players, social justice and the equality that the sport desperately needs. Erica is great.

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