Current Season News

September 18, 2016 Quinnipiac Tops ECAC Hockey Media Association Poll ALBANY, N.Y. -- Defending ECAC Hockey regular-season and tournament champion Quinnipiac tops the 18th annual ECAC Hockey Media Association Poll for the first time, it was announced Monday at the conference’s media day at Times Union Center. Coming off a 2015-16 season in which they went 32-4-7 and reached the NCAA hockey Frozen Four championship game for the second time in four seasons, the Bobcats received 12 of 26 first-place votes and earned 278 points. It’s the first time Quinnipiac has been No. 1 in the media poll.
September 15, 2016 Forward Tyler Sikura Agrees to Terms with Toledo Toledo, Ohio – Forward Tyler Sikura has agreed to terms with the Toledo Walleye for the 2016-17 season.
September 14, 2016 Media Day to be Streamed Live ALBANY, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey (@ecachockeyMWD1) today announced that it will officially begin the 2016-17 season by conducting its annual Men’s Media Day Monday, September 19 at 11:30 a.m. in the Exhibition Hall of the ECAC Hockey offices at the Times Union Center in Albany, N.Y.
September 14, 2016 Brown Adds Josh Ciocco to Coaching Staff Brendan Whittet has added Josh Ciocco to his coaching staff as an assistant coach, as first reported by Mark Divver of the Providence Journal. He held the same position at Alaska-Anchorage since the 2013-14 season.
September 14, 2016 Dean Joins NCAA Hockey Rules Committee NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Wayne Dean, Deputy Director of Athletics at Yale, began a four-year appointment to the NCAA Hockey Rules Committee, representing ECAC Hockey, last June.
September 12, 2016 2016-17 Men’s Composite Schedule Announced ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey (@ecachockeyMWD1) today announced its 2016-17 men’s composite schedule, which includes 132 conference contests, 22 by each team and a total of 247 regular season games.
September 12, 2016 Clarkson Hockey Action Coming Soon Exciting Clarkson University Hockey action is fast approaching with the Golden Knights Men's and Women's teams opening their respective seasons in the upcoming weeks.
September 12, 2016 Saints’ Morris to Host Meet-and-Greet Session CANTON — St. Lawrence University men’s hockey coach Mark Morris will host a meet-and-greet session with fans from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Massena Arena.
September 1, 2016 Cornell Season Tickets On Sale Now ITHACA, N.Y. — The Cornell Athletic Ticket Office is now selling season tickets for the 2016-17 men's hockey season on a first-come, first-served basis. The season ticket package includes 15 regular-season home games and three home playoff games. The season ticket package price is $300 for seats in all public sections except section C, which is priced at $360. All season tickets include an exclusive Cornell winter scarf and complimentary season tickets to Cornell football and men's lacrosse games. Inquiries into box seating availability or other questions may be addressed by email to athletictickets@cornell.edu or can be made by calling (607) 255-4247.
September 1, 2016 Harvard Begins Year Volunteering at Local School BOSTON – In what has become an annual tradition for the Harvard men's hockey team, the Crimson spent one of their first days on campus this fall volunteering at the Cristo Rey Boston school in Dorchester. This marks the third fall that student-athletes of the men's hockey team have spent a day cleaning up and preparing the school for the academic year.
August 30, 2016 Weidner Named Big Red Captain; Kubiak, McCarron Alternates ITHACA, N.Y. ? With the start of the 2016-17 season two months away, the men's hockey team has announced that senior forward Jake Weidner will serve as its captain and senior forward Jeff Kubiak and senior defenseman Patrick McCarron will be alternate captains.
August 30, 2016 Rand Pecknold to Throw Out First Pitch at Yankee Stadium on Monday, Sept. 12 BRONX, New York – Quinnipiac men's ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold will throw out the first pitch at Yankee Stadium on Monday, Sept. 12 before the New York Yankees game against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
August 29, 2016 Jason Tapp promoted to Associate Head Coach at Union SCHENECTADY, NY—Entering his eighth season behind the bench for the Union College men's ice hockey team, Jason Tapp will now serve as the program's Associate Head Coach. The announcement was made Monday by head coach Rick Bennett.
August 26, 2016 Colgate Releases Class of 2020 HAMILTON – Colgate men's ice hockey head coach Don Vaughan has announced the addition of nine newcomers to the program for the 2016-17 season. This year's recruiting class features five forwards, three defenseman and one goaltender.
August 26, 2016 Class of 1965 Arena Seat Selection Sept. 19 HAMILTON – Colgate men's hockey season ticket holders may visit the Class of 1965 Arena to select their season seat(s) on Monday, Sept. 19 from 4 to 7 p.m.
August 23, 2016 Cornell's Freshman Class Small but Offensively Strong Aiming to replace a four-member senior class, Cornell men’s hockey will rely on a talented group of five skaters in its freshman class this upcoming season.
August 23, 2016 John Ronan Named Union Assistant Coach SCHENECTADY, NY-- Union College men's ice hockey head coach Rick Bennett has announced the hiring of John Ronan as an assistant coach. The announcement was made official on Tuesday.
August 22, 2016 Keith Allain Enjoys Time at Asadourian’s Pro Hockey Camp in Newington NEWINGTON — While there was plenty of star power on the ice at Pete Asadourian’s Pro Hockey Camp game Thursday night, there was also a big hockey name behind the bench of one of the teams.
August 18, 2016 Ted Donato Discusses Jimmy Vesey's Upcoming Decision Harvard Crimson head coach Ted Donato joined The Stretch Run on ESPN New Hampshire Radio to discuss Jimmy Vesey’s upcoming decision about his NHL destination.
August 10, 2016 Clarkson Names Team Leaders The Clarkson University Hockey program has announced its team leaders for the 2016-17 Golden Knights. Seniors James de Haas and Perry D'Arrisso along with juniors Brett Gervais and Nic Pierog will serve as the Green and Gold's leaders for the 95th season of Clarkson Hockey.
August 10, 2016 2016 Terry Slater Golf Recap HAMILTON – Colgate hosted the 2016 Terry Slater Memorial Golf Tournament and Men's Hockey Alumni Weekend on July 22-23, with 92 Raider hockey alumni and friends participating.
August 10, 2016 Nine Current Cornell Players Attend NHL Prospect Camps ITHACA, N.Y. — National Hockey League teams' development camps had a healthy Cornell representation this summer with 15 players past, present and future invited and participating in those camps. The Big Red's 2016-17 roster includes nine of those participating players — which is the highest total in ECAC Hockey.
August 10, 2016 Dutchmen Invited to NHL Development Camps this Summer SCHENETADY, NY—This summer, six current and one former member of the Union College men's hockey team were invited to take part in National Hockey League Development Camps.
August 9, 2016 Clarkson Season Tickets Iced Back to 1992 Pricing Celebrating 25 years of Fan Appreciation at Cheel Arena, 2016-17 season tickets for the Clarkson University Men' Hockey team have been iced back to 1992 pricing.
July 29, 2016 Sophomore Summer Q&A: Carl Hesler Carl Hesler is a forward on the Big Green men’s hockey team from Boxborough, Massachusetts. He was tied for second on the team in scoring last season with 21 points on 10 goals and 11 assists, all of which were new career highs. Following his sophomore campaign, Hesler was voted the 118th team captain in program history by the coaching staff and his teammates.
July 26, 2016 The Stanley Cup Comes to Thompson Arena on Monday, Aug. 1 HANOVER, N.H. – The Stanley Cup is coming to Thompson Arena on Monday, August 1 thanks to former Dartmouth men’s hockey defenseman Ben Lovejoy ’06.
July 26, 2016 NHL Development Camp Update: Merrick Madsen - Philadelphia Flyers Twelve current and former Harvard men's hockey players were invited to participate in NHL development camps this summer. Our third check-in comes from netminder Merrick Madsen with the Flyers (photo courtesy Merrick Madsen).
July 26, 2016 Sam Anas Named AHEPA Winner WASHINGTON, D.C. – Kansas City Royals’ third baseman Mike Moustakas will receive the prestigious Harry Agganis Hellenic Athlete Award from AHEPA while college hockey star Sam Anas will get his second William Chirgotis Collegiate Scholar-Athlete Award.
July 22, 2016 Harvard Announces 2016-17 Slate CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard men's ice hockey team and Ted Donato, the Robert D. Ziff '88 Head Coach for Harvard Men's Ice Hockey, released its 2016-17 schedule on Friday. The Crimson will play 17 games in Cambridge. The slate features a host of nationally-ranked programs, including five teams that made the NCAA tournament in 2016. All of Harvard's home games will be featured on the Ivy League Digital Network.
July 22, 2016 Rand Pecknold Signs Extension Through 2021 HAMDEN, Connecticut – Quinnipiac Director of Athletics and Recreation Greg Amodio has announced that Rand Pecknold has signed a contract extension through the 2021 season. Pecknold was recently named the Spencer Penrose National Coach of the Year as well as the Tim Taylor ECAC Hockey Coach of the Year and the College Hockey News Coach of the Year.
July 21, 2016 2015-16 Men's All-Academic Team Comprises 248 Student-Athletes ALBANY, N.Y. - Two hundred and forty-eight student-athletes representing the ECAC Hockey’s (@ecachockeyMWD1) 12 men’s programs were named to the 2015-16 ECAC Hockey All-Academic team. One hundred and sixty of this year’s student-athletes were also named to the team last year, 93 have the distinction of receiving the honor the last three seasons, and 41 received the recognition over the last four years. Of the 12 institutions, Dartmouth and Quinnipiac led the way with 26 honorees each, followed by Brown, Harvard and Yale with 25 each, then Union with 21.
July 20, 2016 Tigers Announce 2016-17 Schedule The Princeton men's hockey team opens the 2016-17 season at Michigan State as the Spartans are one of five non-conference opponents the Tigers will face this year.
July 20, 2016 Quinnipiac Announces 2016-17 Schedule Quinnipiac men's ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold has announced the Bobcats' 2016-17 schedule which features appearances in the 2016 Friendship Four as well as the Three Rivers Classic. The Bobcats will also host 17 home games at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center.
July 18, 2016 Can’t-Miss Games for the 2016-17 Cornell Season It’s never too early to get excited for the men’s hockey season, even if the puck does not drop for another three months.
July 18, 2016 Quinnipiac Strength Coach Brijesh Patel has Produced Some Strong Results HAMDEN -- Techno music blares from speakers inside the TD Bank Sports Center weight room, where 10 Quinnipiac men’s hockey players are laying in an odd position: their heads resting atop large exercise balls, feet planted firmly on the ground.
July 14, 2016 Clarkson Announces Class of 2020 Casey Jones, the Leonard S. Ceglarski Endowed Chair for the Clarkson University Hockey team, will be welcoming nine new freshmen to the Golden Knights in the Class of 2020.
July 14, 2016 Eight Set to Join Rensselaer for 2016-17 Season TROY, N.Y. - The Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) men's hockey team will add four forwards, three defensemen and a goaltender to the roster for the 2016-17 season, head coach Seth Appert has announced. Five are from the United States, two are from Canada and one is from Austria.
July 13, 2016 Harvard's Donato Makes Strides at Bruins Development Camp WILMINGTON — The spotlight is still there, and probably always will be. When you’re a local kid whose father played for the local NHL team, and that team used a relatively high draft pick to select you, people are bound to keep an eye out.
July 13, 2016 NHL Development Camp Update: Luke Esposito - Edmonton Oilers Twelve current and former Harvard men's hockey players were invited to participate in NHL development camps this summer. We remain with the Edmonton Oilers for our second check-in, as senior Luke Esposito provides a thorough look at his week in Canada.
July 13, 2016 John Hayden Ready for Senior Season at Yale College or pro hockey? Many players have faced that decision during their careers.
July 11, 2016 Colgate Usher Krohn Dies at Age 99 Stanley Krohn died last week. He was 99.
July 11, 2016 Cornell Announces Five Additions to 2016-17 Roster ITHACA, N.Y. – The Cornell men's ice hockey program has announced five additions to the program for the 2016-17 season. Mike Schafer, who will return for his 22nd season as the Jay R. Bloom '77 Head Coach of Men's Hockey, announced the additions Monday as the team attempts to win its 13th ECAC Hockey championship and make its 20th NCAA tournament appearance.
July 11, 2016 Summer Vacation: For Union Defenseman, an Icy Break Jeff Taylor's idea of summer fun begins when he returns to the cool confines of a hockey rink.
July 7, 2016 Home-Heavy Finish Highlights Cornell's 2016-17 Schedule ITHACA, N.Y. — The Cornell men's hockey team announced its schedule for the upcoming season today. The Big Red's slate is highlighted by The Frozen Apple at Madison Square Garden, two home games against perennial contender Miami (Ohio), a 17th consecutive season competing at the Florida College Hockey Classic, and nine of the team's final 13 games at famed Lynah Rink.
July 7, 2016 New Home for Dartmouth Athletics on the Radio HANOVER, N.H. — Dartmouth College and its athletics multimedia rights holder, Learfield’s Big Green Sports Properties, have agreed to a new three-year partnership with Great Eastern Radio to serve as the flagship station for live broadcasts of football, and men’s and women’s hockey games on ESPN 94.5 FM and 1230 AM.
July 7, 2016 Bill Riga Appointed To NCAA Men's and Women's Hockey Rules Committee HAMDEN, Connecticut – Quinnipiac men's ice hockey associate head coach Bill Riga has been appointed as a member of the NCAA Men's and Women's Ice Hockey Rules Committee. Riga will serve on the committee from Sept. 1, 2016 through Aug. 31, 2020. Riga will be one of two NCAA Division I coaches on the committee.
July 6, 2016 College-bound Prospect Bringing Brains to the Flames, Harvard The draft day story from the table goes that Jim Cummins dug his heels in and wouldn’t budge.
July 5, 2016 Smits Named Equipment Manager for Clarkson The Clarkson University Hockey program has announced the hiring of Jason Smits as the Golden Knights' new equipment manager.
July 5, 2016 Harvard Announces Touted Class of 2020 CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Ted Donato '91, The Robert D. Ziff '88 Head Coach for Harvard Men's Ice Hockey, has announced the addition of eight student-athletes to the Crimson as the class of 2020.
July 5, 2016 New Jerseys for Union Next season SCHENECTADY — The Union College men’s hockey team will have a different look when it hits the ice for its 26th NCAA Division I season in October.
July 5, 2016 Bulldogs Have Great Mix in 2016-17 NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The 2016-17 Yale men's hockey schedule was announced today and it includes 15 home dates, a tournament at South Bend and four (possibly five) games against Hockey East teams
July 2, 2016 Lassonde Named to USA Hockey Staff for Ivan Hlinka Tournament HANOVER, N.H. – USA Hockey announced on Thursday that Dartmouth men’s hockey associate head coach David Lassonde has been tabbed to serve as an assistant on the Under-18 Select Team at the upcoming Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament.
June 29, 2016 Profiling the Philadelphia Flyers Top Prospects - G - Merrick Madsen Merrick Madsen is a goaltender drafted by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 6th round of the 2013 NHL Draft (162nd overall). As you know, in the NHL, you can never have enough young talent at the goaltender position. And don't let the late round draft number fool you. Merrick Madsen is a talented young American born goalie from Preston Idaho and is currently playing for Harvard University. He is a big goalie listed at 6'4" but he is only 177 pounds and needs to fill out a bit. He catches with his left hand.
June 29, 2016 Bulldogs Bring in Nine Newcomers NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The largest class of men's hockey players under Keith Allain '80, Yale's Malcolm G. Chase Head Coach, was announced today and it includes nine players: five forwards, three defensemen and a goalie.
June 28, 2016 Members of Cornell Return From Service Trip ITHACA, N.Y. — Members and friends of the Cornell men's hockey program recently embarked on a mission trip to the Dominican Republick through the Portal de Belén Foundation. It was the fourth time the program has participated, following trips in 2009, 2012 and 2014. Current members of the team Ryan Bliss, Alec McCrea, Anthony Angello, Dan Wedman, Alex Rauter, Hayden Stewart, Trent Shore, Jared Fiegl and Dwyer Tschantz were on this year's trip, as well as Mike Schafer, the Jay R. Bloom '77 Head Coach of Men's Hockey.
June 28, 2016 Former Cornell Captain Christian Hilbrich Signed to Pittsburgh Penguins Organization Fresh off the heels of their fourth Stanley Cup, the Pittsburgh Penguins organization has signed former Cornell men’s hockey captain Christian Hilbrich to a professional contract, the Cornell men’s hockey team announced on Twitter on Monday.
June 28, 2016 Tigers Reveal Class of 2020 PRINCETON, N.J. - Princeton head men's hockey coach Ron Fogarty and his coaching staff announce the recruiting class of six student-athletes that will join the team as the Class of 2020.
June 28, 2016 Union Announces 2016-17 Recruiting Class SCHENECTADY, NY--The Union College men's ice hockey program will welcome six first-years to the team for the 2016-17 season. The Dutchmen's recruiting class was announced today by the Union coaching staff. The Class of 2020 features four forwards and two defensemen.
June 28, 2016 Yale Will Need Incoming Class to Contribute Right Away NEW HAVEN -- Gone are a two-time All-American goaltender, three four-year starting defensemen and two of the better two-way forwards in recent memory. You’d be hard-pressed to find the last time a Yale hockey team was forced to cover such gaping defensive wounds.
June 27, 2016 Chase-ing a Dream: Quinnipiac's Priskie and his NHL Draft Day Experience Hockey is a sport that is associated with the cold fall and winter months, from the brisk temps inside the arenas where the games are played to the crippling temps of the driveways where many young hopefuls wrist pucks into their parent's garage door, simulating every situation imaginable in their head.
June 27, 2016 Deschamps to Join Saints Coaching Staff Matt Deschamps will join the St. Lawrence University men's hockey coaching staff as an assistant coach for the 2016-2017 season, Charles W. Appleton II Head Men's Hockey Coach Mark Morris announced on Thursday. Deschamps spent the last two years in Austria with EC Red Bull Salzburg (RBS) Hockey Club as the head coach of the RBS U18 team while also serving the club in director and development coordinator roles.
June 25, 2016 ECAC Hockey Student-Athletes Selected in 2016 NHL Entry Draft ALBANY, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey (@ecachockeyMWD1) was again represented in the 54th NHL Entry Draft with the selection of four future student-athletes and one current player on June 24-25, 2016, at the First Niagara Center in Buffalo, New York, hosted by the NHL’s Buffalo Sabres. Colgate, Cornell, Harvard, Quinnipiac and Rensselaer each had one student-athlete selected at the yearly event.
June 23, 2016 Raiders Release 2016-17 Schedule HAMILTON – Colgate Men's Hockey Coach Don Vaughan announced Wednesday the Raiders' 34-game slate for the 2016-17 season.
June 23, 2016 Grand Rapids Griffins Sign Jack Barre GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – The Grand Rapids Griffins have signed forward Jack Barre (BAIR-ree) to a standard player’s contract for the 2016-17 season.
June 23, 2016 Chris Higgins Has 'A Lot More to Give' SAN JOSE, Calif. – On a night of gift-giving, it even sounded like Christmas as the Vancouver Canucks rang the goalposts surrounding San Jose Sharks' goalie Antti Niemi five times.
June 22, 2016 Nashville Predators Prospects 2016: Tyler Moy College hockey has had some proven players come from their ranks. Craig Smith being one The Nashville Predators know pretty well. Tyler Moy is a young center playing for Harvard, and will be heading into his senior year. Some of you might have heard his name in passing as you were keeping up with the one who shall not be named finishing his senior year, but for the purpose to not confuse anyone I’m speaking of Jimmy Vesey.
June 22, 2016 Quinnipiac’s Chase Priskie has Seen Steady Rise in NHL Draft Stock HAMDEN --There are two fairly apparent reasons why Quinnipiac’s Chase Priskie has seen his outlook for this weekend’s NHL Entry Draft rise sharply since the early spring: production and exposure.
June 21, 2016 Brown Announces 2016-17 Schedule PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Head coach Brendan Whittet of the Brown men's ice hockey program has released the team's schedule for the upcoming 2016-17 season.
June 21, 2016 Sabres Acquire Rights to Harvard's Vesey for Third-Round Pick In their first major move of draft week, the Buffalo Sabres pulled a potentially big trade Monday by acquiring the rights to Harvard winger and Hobey Baker Award winner Jimmy Vesey from the Nashville Predators for a third-round pick here on Saturday in First Niagara Center.
June 20, 2016 Donato Roller Hockey is Coming to Weymouth Boys and girls throughout the South Shore can get an assist with sharpening their hockey skills this summer in Weymouth from Ryan Donato, son of Ted Donato, a retired NHL player who played eight seasons with the Boston Bruins.
June 16, 2016 Hobey Baker Summer Hockey It's going down for real.
June 12, 2016 NCAA Hockey: Rules Committee Proposes 4-on-4 Overtime The NCAA Men’s and Women’s Ice Hockey Rules Committee has recommended a significant change to the overtime format of collegiate hockey.
June 10, 2016 Brown Announces Seven-Member Class of 2020 PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown men's hockey head coach Brendan Whittet is pleased to announce the addition of seven incoming student-athletes who are set to join the roster in the fall of 2016. Brown's latest group of incoming freshmen is made up of four forwards, two defensemen and one goaltender.
June 9, 2016 QU's Soren Jonzzon Named CoSIDA Academic At-Large All-America AUSTIN, Texas – Quinnipiac men's ice hockey senior captain Soren Jonzzon (Mountain View, California) has been named to the 2016 CoSIDA Academic At-Large All-America Division I Second Team, as announced by CoSIDA on Thursday, June 9, 2016.
June 8, 2016 ECAC Hockey Announces Partnership with Play By Play Sports, LLC ALBANY, NY. – ECAC Hockey (@ecachockeyMWD1) and Play By Play Sports, LLC, announced today that the two entities have agreed to a multi-year marketing partnership.
June 8, 2016 Carl Hesler Named Dartmouth Captain For 2016-17 HANOVER, N.H. – Dartmouth men’s hockey head coach Bob Gaudet ’81 has announced that rising-junior Carl Hesler will serve as team captain for the 2016-17 season.
June 8, 2016 Princeton to Face Penn State in Philadelphia College Hockey Face-off at Wells Fargo Center Philadelphia, PA (June 8, 2016) – Princeton University will battle Penn State University during the Philadelphia College Hockey Faceoff at Wells Fargo Center on Saturday, January 28. This is the first time the two teams will meet at Wells Fargo Center.
June 8, 2016 Brijesh Patel to Speak at NSCA "Training for Hockey" Clinic on June 10-11 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado – Quinnipiac strength & conditioning coach Brijesh Patel will be a featured speaker at the National Strength and Conditioning Association's (NSCA) Training for Hockey Clinic on June 10-11 at the NSCA Headquarters in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
June 8, 2016 SLU Alum Dan Rusanowsky Has Been with NHL’s Sharks Since the Beginning On Monday afternoon, just hours before he took to the airwaves for Game 4 of the Stanley Cup finals in San Jose, Dan Rusanowsky’s thoughts drifted to the New Haven Nighthawks.
June 6, 2016 Travis St. Denis Signs With AHL's Bridgeport Sound Tigers BRIDGEPORT, Connecticut- Former Quinnipiac men's ice hockey stand-out Travis St. Denis (Trail, British Columbia) has signed a one-year contract with the American Hockey League's Bridgeport Sound Tigers, the top affiliate of the National Hockey League's New York Islanders.
June 4, 2016 Sam Anas: Chuck Fletcher's Attempt of Finding his "Undersized Redemption" Whenever Minnesota Wild fans hear the name Tyler Johnson, they can't help but feel sick, down in the pit of their stomachs. That name brings a rather sour taste to fans in the State of Hockey, but not because of Tyler Johnson himself, but because of the fact he could have been achieving all of his success in the red and green jersey of the Wild, rather than the blue and white of the Lightning jersey.
June 2, 2016 Clarkson Announces 2016-17 Schedule The 2016-17 Clarkson University Men's Hockey schedule looks to be one of the more exciting and competitive campaigns in the Golden Knights' lengthy history. Entering its 95th season this fall, Clarkson will face a challenging schedule that includes a possible eight games against Hockey East foes, a notable Thanksgiving Holiday Tournament, a 16-date home slate, including a pair of contests against two traditional Big 10 powerhouse programs, and the always demanding 22-game ECAC Hockey circuit.
June 2, 2016 Dutchmen Release 2016-17 Schedule SCHENECTADY, N.Y.--The Union College men's hockey team has announced its 2016-17 schedule.
May 30, 2016 World Cup of Hockey 2016 Rosters Set TORONTO – All eight teams announced today their final, 23-man rosters for the World Cup of Hockey 2016, the best-on-best international hockey championship that will be held Sept. 17 – Oct. 1 at Air Canada Centre in Toronto.
May 25, 2016 Rand Pecknold To Be Inducted To New Hampshire Legends of Hockey Hall of Fame Quinnipiac men's ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold has been announced as a member of the New Hampshire Legends of Hockey's Hall of Fame Class of 2016. Pecknold will be formally inducted during a luncheon ceremony at the Grappone Conference Center in Concord on Sunday, October 23, 2016. Hall of Fame Induction tickets will be available to the general public on Sept. 1.
May 23, 2016 Colgate's Class of ’65 Arena Season Ticket Rates Set HAMILTON – The Colgate Ticket Office announced Monday season ticket pricing for the 2016-17 men's hockey season, the inaugural campaign in Colgate's Class of 1965 Arena.
May 23, 2016 Incoming Freshman Class Gives Rensselaer High Hopes TROY >> Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute had a major disappointment of a hockey season in 2014-15, totaling just 12 victories in 41 games (12-26-3). The Engineers turned that around with a winning record year last season, finishing 18-15-7, making Rensselaer fans excited for next season. They’ve been wondering about the incoming freshman class soon after the Engineers lost their ECAC Hockey playoffs quarterfinal-round series at Harvard in mid-March.
May 23, 2016 Retiring St. Lawrence Sports Information Director Recounts 40 Years of Saints Sports CANTON — A veteran of four decades in the business, Wally Johnson took a moment recently to reflect on how far the sports information industry has evolved over the years.
May 20, 2016 The Frozen Apple Set For Nov. 26 Features Cornell vs. New Hampshire NEW YORK — The Cornell University men's hockey team will return to the "World's Most Famous Arena" for the third edition of The Frozen Apple, Cornell University's Meakem*Smith Director of Athletics and Physical Education Andy Noel announced today. The Big Red will take on the University of New Hampshire on Saturday, November 26 at Madison Square Garden. The non-conference game will mark the sixth consecutive season and the eighth time in the last 10 years that Cornell has played on the storied ice in Manhattan.
May 20, 2016 Dartmouth Announces 2016-17 Schedule HANOVER, N.H. – The Dartmouth men’s hockey team and head coach Bob Gaudet ’81 announced the schedule for the 2016-17 season on Thursday afternoon.
May 19, 2016 Quinnipiac Pleased with Incoming Recruiting Class HAMDEN -- When it comes to recruiting, the bucolic campus and first-rate facilities have always sold themselves for the Quinnipiac men’s hockey program. The challenge was convincing those potential recruits to make the trip.
May 19, 2016 Rensselaer Releases '16-17 Schedule TROY, N.Y. - The Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) men's hockey team will play 36 games during the 2016-17 season, including 17 at the Houston Field House. Among those are contests against Ohio State, UMass-Lowell and national runners-up Quinnipiac.
May 16, 2016 Road to the Pros: NCAA Hockey, a Rising Trend When you walk into Thompson Arena, the features you are most likely to notice are the larger-than- life portraits that line the rink’s walls depicting Dartmouth graduates who have gone on to careers in professional hockey. Undeniably, the College has a strong presence in the NHL.
May 16, 2016 NHL Prospect Jimmy Vesey has Practiced Patience As a father and former NHL player, Jim Vesey has difficulty practicing patience when it comes to anticipating his son’s professional career.
May 16, 2016 Saints Announce Captains, 2016-17 Schedule Senior forward Alex Dahl will captain the 2016-17 St. Lawrence University men's ice hockey team and defensemen Gavin Bayreuther, Eric Sweetman and Ben Masella will be the assistant captains.
May 13, 2016 CoSIDA Academic All-District™ At-Large Teams Announced The 2016 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District™ Men's and Women's At-Large Teams have been released to recognize the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances athletically and in the classroom.
May 12, 2016 Devin's OT Heroics Earn Stingrays Game 7 Win NORTH CHARLESTON, SC-Joe Devin's Game 7 playoff magic continued Wednesday night. The South Carolina forward scored his ninth goal of the playoffs, and his fourth Game 7 goal in the last two seasons, to lead the Stingrays (8-3-1) to a 3-2 victory in double-overtime. The Stingrays won the best-of-seven series with the Adirondack Thunder (7-5-0), 4-3, and advanced to the Eastern Conference Finals versus the Wheeling Nailers. The series starts this Friday night at the North Charleston Coliseum.
May 12, 2016 Future is Bright for Dutchmen Despite almost half of a calendar year remaining before the return of Union Hockey at Messa Rink, big news continues to stream in for the only Division I program on campus.
May 11, 2016 Cornell Doles Out Postseason Awards ITHACA, N.Y. — The Cornell men's hockey team held its annual awards banquet at the Lake Watch Inn on Saturday night, announcing its postseason award-winners for the 2015-16 season. Junior goaltender Mitch Gillam took home the night's top honor by winning the Nicky Bawlf Award as the team's most valuable player.
May 11, 2016 Dartmouth Hands Out Team Awards for 2015-16 Season HANOVER, N.H. – The 2015-16 Dartmouth men’s hockey team might be best remembered for its postseason run that led to a berth in Lake Placid and the ECAC Hockey Semifinals for the first time in five years.
May 10, 2016 Hobey Baker Award Winners Honored at Harvard Club Reception BOSTON – On Monday, May 9, the Friends of Harvard Hockey gathered for a reception at the Harvard Club Downtown to honor the four Hobey Baker Award winners in program history.
May 9, 2016 Nick Lappin Scores Overtime Winner for Albany Devils Once the AHL playoffs arrive, teams accept contributions from anyone.
May 9, 2016 Michael Garteig Named 2015-16 QU Male Athlete of the Year HAMDEN, Connecticut – Quinnipiac Athletics & Recreation officially announced Michael Garteig (Prince George, British Columbia) of the men's ice hockey team and Sophia Dzulynsky (Miramar, Florida) of the women's tennis team as Quinnipiac's 2015-16 Male and Female Athletes of the Year at the department's annual awards banquet held on Sunday evening at the TD Bank Sports Center.
May 9, 2016 "Money Puck": SLU Prof Unlocks Hockey's Secrets with Stats The National Hockey League playoffs are deep in the second round. Hockey fans are analyzing every goal, every save, and every big check on the road to the Stanley Cup. (Many Canadians are still coming to terms with why no Canadian teams made the playoffs at all.)
May 9, 2016 Greenwich’s Hayden, a Brunswick Standout, Leads Yale When it comes to taking teams to the next level, Greenwich native and Yale University junior John Hayden has always been a part of the conversation.
May 9, 2016 Yale Seniors Honored at Awards Night at Association Banquet NEW HAVEN, Conn. – A large crowd packed Widdy's Restaurant at the Course at Yale tonight to pay tribute to the Yale Hockey Class of 2016 while honoring all of the 2015-16 team accomplishments at the annual team banquet, organized by the Yale Hockey Association.
May 6, 2016 'Incredibly Lucky' Lovejoy Living his Dream Proofessional athletes will tell you they don't hear the noise. Don't read the sites, don't watch the shows or listen to their radios.
May 5, 2016 Brown Announces 2015-16 Team Awards, Lappin Named MVP PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's hockey program recently announced its team awards for the 2015-16 season.
May 5, 2016 Morris Thrilled About St. Lawrence Opportunity A day after he was introduced as St. Lawrence University’s hockey coach, one of the primary tasks facing Mark Morris is filling out his coaching staf
May 3, 2016 Mark Morris Named Saints Head Coach St. Lawrence University announced today that Mark Morris has been named the third Charles W. Appleton II Hockey Coach and 14th overall in the men's hockey program effective immediately. Currently, Morris serves as head coach for the Charlotte Checkers, a team in the American Hockey League (AHL) and affiliate for the National Hockey League (NHL) Carolina Hurricanes. Men's ice hockey is a NCAA Division I sport at St. Lawrence and member of the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC Hockey).
May 1, 2016 Jimmy Vesey Looks Back MORE THAN ANYTHING ELSE, he will miss his teammates, the guys he’s shared a rink and a bus and a bunk with for four years—and the coaches and trainers and everybody else behind the bench and on the ice (and piloting the Zamboni) at Bright-Landry Hockey Center.
May 1, 2016 Canucks Sign Goaltender Michael Garteig Vancouver, B.C. – Vancouver Canucks General Manager Jim Benning announced today that the club has signed goaltender Michael Garteig to a one-year entry-level contract.
May 1, 2016 2016 NHL Draft Prospect Profile: Chase Priskie Quinnipiac freshman Chase Priskie is hoping the third time is the charm. The Pembroke Pines, Fla. native is in his third season of draft eligibility, but for the first time, there is a considerable chance he hears his name called on the second day in Buffalo.
April 26, 2016 Hayden Named Bulldogs Captain NEW HAVEN, Conn. - John Hayden led the Yale men's hockey team last season with 16 goals. He will lead the 2016-17 Bulldogs as their new captain.
April 24, 2016 Yale freshman JM Piotrowski Cuts Hair for Cancer Charity “Locks of Love” Freshman JM Piotrowski really came on towards the end of the year for Yale hockey. But, as our own Erik Dobratz reports, it’s what he’s doing off the ice that will have a lasting impact.
April 24, 2016 Clarkson Visits Parishville-Hopkinton Central School Clarkson University Hockey players, juniors Steve Perry and Perry D'Arrisso paid a visit to Mrs. Clark-Vallance's fourth-grade class at Parishville-Hopkinton Central School on Friday. The Golden Knights read to the students, signed autographs and played soccer with the elementary school children.
April 24, 2016 QU Announces Award Winners at 2016 Banquet HAMDEN, Connecticut – At the 2016 Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Awards Banquet, senior goalie Michael Garteig (Prince George, British Columbia) was chosen as the program's Most Valuable Player while freshman Chase Priskie (Pembroke Pines, Florida) earned the team's Rookie of the Year Award. Both awards were voted on by Quinnipiac's student-athletes, coaches and support staff. Quinnipiac's coaching staff honored Tim Clifton (Matawan, New Jersey)with the 7th Player Award, Devon Toews (Abbotsford, British Columbia) and Tom Hilbrich (Port Credit, Illinois) with the Coaches Award and Soren Jonzzon (Mountain View, California) and Derek Smith (Apple Valley, Minnesota) with the Academic Award.
April 24, 2016 Derek Smith & Connor Clifton Named Quinnipiac Captains For 2016-17 Season HAMDEN, Connecticut - At the Annual Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Banquet, Quinnipiac head coach Rand Pecknold announced Derek Smith (Apple Valley, Minnesota) and Connor Clifton (Matawan, New Jersey) as the program's captains for the 2016-17 season. In addition, Tim Clifton (Matawan, New Jersey) and Tommy Schutt (Chanhassan, Minnesota) were announced as assistant captains. Connor and Smith will be the 43rd and 44th captains in program history.
April 24, 2016 Cooper, Witek Sign With French Team NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Two Bulldogs will bone up on their French this summer. Seniors Carson Cooper and Mitch Witek have signed a one-year deal with Club des sports sur Glace, a hockey team in Strasbourg-Alsace that plays in the French First League.
April 22, 2016 Tigers Honor Seniors, Announces Award Winners & Captains at Annual Banquet PRINCETON, N.J. - The Princeton men's hockey team held its annual team banquet on Saturday at the Nassau Inn in Princeton. In addition to honoring the Class of 2016, annual awards were presented and captains were announced for the 2016-17 season.
April 22, 2016 Di Pauli von Treuheim Awarded Fulbright Fellowship SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—Union College men's hockey senior Theo Di Pauli has been awarded a Fulbright Fellowship to study abroad. A Bioengineering major, Di Pauli von Treuheim carries a 3.97 cumulative grade point average. The Fulbright Fellowship will allow Di Pauli von Treuheim to conduct research in Europe, working with scientists abroad to a gain a deeper understanding of their research topics.
April 20, 2016 Bayreuther Saints MVP, McGeough Award Winner St. Lawrence University defenseman Gavin Bayreuther was named both the 2015-16 team Most Valuable Player and the winner of the Pete McGeough Award as the Saints' outstanding defenseman at the team's annual recognition dinner Saturday night.
April 19, 2016 Class of 1965 Arena Continues to Take Shape HAMILTON – Less than six months away from its official opening, the new home of the Raiders, The Class of 1965 Arena, continues to take shape.
April 19, 2016 By Signing with Minnesota Wild, Sam Anas Becomes a Rare Md. Native to Reach Pro Hockey For Sam Anas, a lifelong dream became reality in the form of an email. Last Monday, the Potomac native opened his inbox to find a contract offer from the Minnesota Wild. On Friday, he announced he will forgo his final year of eligibility with the Quinnipiac University ice hockey team to become a professional.
April 19, 2016 Seth Appert Honored for Autism Awareness Efforts ALBANY -- Seth Appert, head coach of the men’s hockey program at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, was honored over the weekend by the Autism Society of the Greater Capital Region for his work on behalf of people living with the development disorder.
April 18, 2016 Clarkson Holds Awards Banquet The 2015-16 Clarkson University Hockey team was recognized at the annual Knight Club Hockey Awards Banquet on Saturday, April 16. Family, friends, and booster club members paid tribute to the Golden Knights and honored the eight seniors in the Class of 2016.
April 15, 2016 Quinnipiac Star Sam Anas Signs with Wild Quinnipiac All-American forward Sam Anas, a free agent, has agreed to a two-year deal with the Wild.
April 15, 2016 Devon Toews Signs With NHL's New York Islanders Quinnipiac men's ice hockey junior Devon Toews (Abbotsford, British Columbia) has signed a three-year, entry level contract with the National Hockey League's (NHL) New York Islanders, as announced by the organization on Friday, April 15, 2016.
April 15, 2016 Union Announces Award Winners at Team Banquet SCHENECTADY, N.Y. -- Six members of the Union College men's hockey program were honored at the team's season-ending awards banquet, Thursday night at College Park Hall.
April 14, 2016 Kerfoot, Tringale Named Next Captains of Harvard Alexander Kerfoot and Devin Tringale will lead Harvard men’s hockey into a post-Jimmy Vesey world.
April 13, 2016 Mayor's Cup Game Scheduled for January 19, 2017 ALBANY, NY – The 5th Annual Mayor’s Cup men’s ice hockey game between Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Union College will be played at the Times Union Center in Albany, New York on Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
April 12, 2016 Quinnipiac’s Garteig Leaves Lasting Legacy for Bobcats HAMDEN -- Michael Garteig entered the front doors of the TD Bank Sports Center Monday morning. Overcast skies and a biting wind atop York Hill are in stark contrast to the sunshine and summerlike temperatures of the previous week at the Frozen Four in Tampa.
April 12, 2016 Quinnipiac’s Big Moves Thanks to ‘Marginal Gains’ For Rand Pecknold, it's about turning the little things into big ones.
April 9, 2016 Five Things to Watch in Quinnipiac vs. North Dakota TAMPA- And then there were two.
April 9, 2016 Championship Preview: 'Prepare For Anything' TAMPA, Fla. — In preparing for Saturday’s national championship game, North Dakota must prepare for something different than it has all season.
April 9, 2016 McDonald, Pecknold Built Quinnipiac Hockey, Which Is One Win From National Title TAMPA — Jack McDonald gathered with his family and friends in front of a television Thursday night in Marshfield, Mass., to watch Quinnipiac face Boston College in the Frozen Four.
April 9, 2016 For Quinnipiac, This is the Time and the Place Deny time and space.
April 9, 2016 Frozen Four Finalists Similar, but Quinnipiac Has Last Change Against North Dakota TAMPA, Fla. — The goals of both Quinnipiac and North Dakota are the same heading into Saturday’s national championship: win a title, which would be the first since 2000 for the Fighting Hawks or the first ever for Quinnipiac.
April 8, 2016 Five League Players Tabbed as All-Americans ALBANY, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey teams can celebrate student-athletes who were honored as CCM Hockey All-Americans for the 2015-16 season as was announced today at the Frozen Four in Tampa, FL. Five of the 12 members of the East First and Second Teams hailed from ECAC Hockey schools. The groups was selected by members of the American Hockey Coaches Association (AHCA).
April 8, 2016 Senior CLASS All-American Teams Announced OVERLAND PARK, Kan. -- Three ECAC Hockey student-athletes - Christian Hilbrich, Cornell, Theo Di Pauli von Treuheim, Union, Jimmy Vesey, Harvard have been named 2016 Senior CLASS Award All-Americans, as announced Friday morning.
April 8, 2016 Cheel Arena Rated Among Nation's Best for Fan Experience Cheel Arena home of the Clarkson University Golden Knight Hockey teams has been rated one of the best college hockey arena fan experiences in the country. Stadium Journey listed Cheel as number 4 on its ranking of 59 Division I facilities.
April 8, 2016 Jaw Signs Amateur Try-Out Agreement with Orlando Solar Bears ORLANDO – Senior Brayden Jaw has signed an amateur try-out agreement with the Orlando Solar Bears of the ECHL, as announced by the club late Thursday afternoon.
April 8, 2016 Jimmy Vesey Wins 2016 Hobey Baker Award The Hobey Baker Memorial Award announced today the 2016 recipient of college hockey’s top individual prize is Jimmy Vesey from Harvard University. The announcement came during the NCAA Frozen Four championship in a live ceremony held at historic Tampa Theatre in Tampa, Florida and aired nationally on NHL Network.
April 8, 2016 NCAA National Championship Game Information For Bobcat Fans Tickets for the 2016 NCAA National Championship are now available. Bobcat fans can purchase tickets by visiting NCAA.com/tickets.
April 8, 2016 Team Notes: Quinnipiac Will Face North Dakota for NCAA National Championship on Saturday, Apr. 9 on ESPN2 2016 NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey Championship tournament top seed Quinnipiac will take on No. 3/2 North Dakota in the NCAA National Championship Game at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida on Saturday, Apr. 9 at 8 p.m. on ESPN2.
April 8, 2016 Quinnipiac’s Toews on Right Developmental Path A player’s development is often judged by statistics. But numbers don’t always tell the whole story.
April 8, 2016 Free NCAA National Championship Game Watch Party at TD Bank Sports Center on Apr. 9 Quinnipiac University and the QU Spirit Group will host a NCAA National Championship Game Watch Party for the Bobcats' match-up against North Dakota at 8 p.m. on Saturday, April 9 at the TD Bank Sports Center's Lender Court. Doors open at 7 p.m.
April 7, 2016 Jimmy Vesey’s Case for the 2016 Hobey Baker Award Jimmy Vesey was the source of controversy recently when it was announced that he would be testing free agency come August 15 and not sign with the Nashville Predators, who drafted him. After Harvard lost to Boston College in the NCAA regionals Vesey’s remarkable career with the Crimson came to an end.
April 7, 2016 CHN's Frozen Four Preview: Quinnipiac vs. Boston College Quinnipiac reached its second Frozen Four, where it’s set to face off with five-time national champion Boston College.
April 7, 2016 Frozen Four: Old Rivals, New Opponents Face-off in Tampa TAMPA -- Nineteen national championships and 62 Frozen Four appearances. With those numbers, college hockey fans should recognize the familiar faces of Boston College, Denver and North Dakota.
April 7, 2016 Quinnipiac Built a Hockey Power from Scratch HAMDEN — Twenty-two years ago, Rand Pecknold was merely trying to survive his first season as a college hockey head coach.
April 7, 2016 Quinnipiac Making Name Among College Hockey's Elite TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tiny Quinnipiac is back in the Frozen Four in a familiar role as an underdog in a star-studded field.
April 6, 2016 Scotty Whitelaw: Former Commissioner a 'Giant in College Sports' Whether forming a Division I ice hockey tournament, welcoming women’s athletics into the fold or moving the headquarters of the nation’s largest athletics conference to Cape Cod, Robert M. Whitelaw was an irresistible force in intercollegiate athletics.
April 6, 2016 Megannety Signed by ECHL's Brampton Beast Pat Megannety became the latest member of the Clarkson University Hockey team's Class of 2016 to join the professional ranks when he signed a player contract with the Brampton Beast of the East Coast Hockey League.
April 6, 2016 Colgate Honors Award Winners, Captains for 2016-17 Introduced HAMILTON – Colgate Men's Hockey gathered to hand out team awards and thank the senior class during its annual banquet Tuesday at the Colgate Inn.
April 6, 2016 Quinnipiac's Press Conference NCAA Men's Frozen Four Wednesday, April 6, 2016 MODERATOR: We're joined by head coach Rand Pecknold and student-athletes Sam Anas and Soren Jonzzon.

April 6, 2016 Rand Pecknold Named STX/AHCA Men’s Division I Coach of the Year For his efforts in leading the Quinnipiac Bobcats to both the ECAC Hockey regular season and tournament titles, as well as the #1 seed in this year’s NCAA Division I Men’s Ice Hockey Championships, Rand Pecknold has been chosen winner of the 2016 Spencer Penrose Award as Division I Men’s Ice Hockey STX/AHCA Coach of the Year. He will receive his award on Wednesday evening, April 27, launching the American Hockey Coaches Association’s annual convention in Naples, FL.
April 6, 2016 2016 Frozen Four: 3 reasons Quinnipiac Wins National Championship Tampa, Fla. -- For the second time in four years Quinnipiac University is heading to the Frozen Four with a chance to bring the school's first NCAA Championship back to Hamden, Conn.
April 6, 2016 Flyers Sign Alex Lyon Goaltending depth might be, at times, a bit of a concern for the Philadelphia Flyers. Perhaps that won’t be much of an issue going forward.
April 5, 2016 NCAA Frozen Four Preview: QU Faces Boston College 2016 NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey Championship tournament top seed Quinnipiac will take on No. 6/3 Boston College Eagles for the first time ever in the NCAA Frozen Four. The Bobcats and Eagles hit the ice at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida on Thursday, Apr. 7 at 5 PM in the first game of the NCAA Frozen Four which can be seen on ESPN2.
April 4, 2016 Quinnipiac’s Clifton Brothers Central Figures for Bobcats HAMDEN -- About 45 minutes before a practice session at High Point Solutions Arena earlier this week, Quinnipiac forward Tim Clifton sits at a table inside the player’s lounge with a pencil tucked behind his ear; gaze fixed on an open laptop.
April 4, 2016 Quinnipiac Hopes to Clinch the Title at Frozen Four Last Tuesday, as the Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team prepared for its first game in this year's NCAA Frozen Four championship round, April 7-9 in Tampa, Florida, the school's president, John Lahey, addressed the squad of 28 in a closed-door locker room meeting.
April 4, 2016 Quinnipiac Embraces Being an Underdog as the Top Overall Seed It was an offhand comment, buried in a column about Connecticut’s then-potential move to Hockey East in the spring of 2012. But it’s interesting to look back on, if only to see how much has changed over the last four years.
April 1, 2016 Dalpe Eyes Pro Career Ben Dalpe has learned through hockey that family isn't limited to bloodlines.
April 1, 2016 Quest For Redemption Fuels Quinnipiac in Tampa Quinnipiac hockey heard a lot the first time it made the Frozen Four in 2013: upstart, streaky, lucky, surprising.
April 1, 2016 Yale Goaltender Alex Lyon to Forgo Senior Season, Sign NHL Contract NEW HAVEN >> Alex Lyon, Yale’s first-team All-American goaltender, will forgo his senior season to sign an NHL contract, the Register has learned.
March 31, 2016 Vesey Nabs Hobey Hat Trick Finalist Honor for Second Straight Year MINNEAPOLIS - Harvard senior forward Jimmy Vesey has been selected as a Hobey Hat Trick Finalist for the second year in a row, as announced by the Hobey Baker Award committee Thursday, March 31.
March 29, 2016 Grand Rapids Griffins Sign Kyle Criscuolo GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – The Grand Rapids Griffins on Tuesday signed forward Kyle Criscuolo (krihs-COO-loh) to an amateur tryout for the remainder of the 2015-16 season and to a standard player’s contract for 2016-17.
March 29, 2016 At Quinnipiac, Brothers May Add an NCAA Title to Their Bond ALBANY — When Tim and Connor Clifton, brothers from Matawan, N.J., decided to attend Quinnipiac University to major in mechanical engineering and play hockey together, they took one more bold step.
March 29, 2016 Rand Pecknold's Comments From NCAA Frozen Four Teleconference Quinnipiac men's ice hockey head coach addressed the media on a teleconference featuring the head coaches of all four teams advancing to the NCAA Frozen Four in Tampa, Florida. Quinnipiac will face Boston College on Thursday, Apr. 7 at 5 p.m. at Amalie Arena on ESPN2.
March 29, 2016 NCAA Frozen Four Ticket and Hotel Information For Bobcat Fans Tickets for the 2016 NCAA Frozen Four are now available. Bobcat fans can purchase tickets by contacting the TD Bank Sports Center Ticket Office at 203-582-3905. Tickets will remain on sale until Thursday, March 31 at 12 noon. After that, fans will only be able to purchase tickets at NCAA.com/tickets.
March 29, 2016 Transfer to Quinnipiac May Have Saved Tiefenwerth's Life Nancy Tiefenwerth sat in the parking lot, looked at her son and cried.
March 29, 2016 Greg Carvel Named Massachusetts Head Coach AMHERST, Mass. – National Hockey League (NHL) coaching veteran and former Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Defensive Forward of the Year and Coach of the Year Greg Carvel has been named the 14th ice hockey head coach at the University of Massachusetts, it was announced by Director of Athletics Ryan Bamford on Tuesday. Carvel will be introduced and address the media at a press conference on Thursday.
March 29, 2016 Bruins Sign Defenseman Rob O'Gara To An Entry-Level Contract BOSTON, MA - Boston Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney announced today, March 29, that the team has signed Yale University defenseman Rob O'Gara to a two-year entry-level contract beginning with the 2016-17 season. O'Gara will join the Providence Bruins on Amateur Tryout Agreements (ATO) for the remainder of the 2015-16 season.
March 27, 2016 Tylor Spink Signs ATO with Toronto Marlies Williamstown's Tylor Spink has had his pro hockey career get off to a very exciting start.
March 27, 2016 Team Notes: Bobcats Face River Hawks in NCAA East Regional Final for Shot at Frozen Four 2016 NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey Championship tournament top seed Quinnipiac will take on No. 8/8 UMass Lowell in the 2016 NCAA East Regional Final for a chance to advance to the Frozen Four. The Bobcats and River Hawks hit the ice at Times Union Center on Sunday, Mar. 27 at 7:30 PM for the final game of the NCAA Tournament's first round which can be seen on ESPNU.
March 26, 2016 DiNallo Joins the ECHL's Adirondack Thunder Jeff DiNallo has joined the growing list of Clarkson University Hockey players who have recently moved on to play professional hockey, signing an Amateur Try Out agreement with the Adirondack Thunder of the East Coast Hockey League.
March 26, 2016 Vesey, Criscuolo Wrap up Collegiate Careers that Helped Bring Harvard Back to Prominence WORCESTER, Mass. — After losing to Boston College 4-1 in a NCAA Northeast Regional semifinal game Friday, Harvard senior co-captains Jimmy Vesey and Kyle Criscuolo walked up to the press conference podium for the last time in their collegiate careers with four years’ worth of emotion built up in their downtrodden faces.
March 26, 2016 The Quinnipiac Way: How a College Hockey Power was Born HAMDEN, CT — Rand Pecknold took the job as men's hockey coach at the school that’s hard to pronounce (KWIN-uh-pe-ack) because it meant $6,700 and a position in the sport.
March 26, 2016 Checkers Sign Ward to ATO The Checkers shored up their thin roster heading into a meeting with Manitoba by signing a pair of forwards.
March 26, 2016 Yale Could Have Its Hands Full In Another Bout With UMass Lowell ALBANY — The Yale hockey team opens NCAA Tournament play Saturday night against UMass Lowell, a matchup that naturally leads to thoughts of the last time those teams faced off.
March 25, 2016 Harvard Senior Jimmy Vesey Wins 64th Walter Brown Award BOSTON - March 25, 2016 - Gridiron Club of Greater Boston president Jim Kearney announced today that Harvard senior forward Jimmy Vesey (North Reading, MA) is winner of the 64th Walter Brown Award, presented annually to the best American-born college hockey player in New England.
March 24, 2016 Team Notes: No. 10/9 Harvard Prepares for NCAA Tilt Against No. 6/5 Boston College The No. 10/9 Harvard men's hockey team earned an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament Sunday, selected as the three-seed in the Northeast Regional in Worcester, Massachusetts. Harvard will go up against second-seeded Boston College in the first round Friday, March 25 at 8 p.m. at the DCU Center. The matchup will be broadcast live on ESPNU with Barry Melrose, John Buccigross and Quint Kessenich on the call. The victor of the Harvard-Boston College game will face the winner of the first opening round matchup, Providence versus Minnesota-Duluth, Saturday March 26 at 9 p.m. for a trip to the Frozen Four in Tampa, Florida April 7-9.
March 24, 2016 Team Notes: Top-Seeded QU Faces RIT In NCAA East Regional HAMDEN, Conn. - 2016 NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey Championship tournament top seed Quinnipiac will take on RIT in the first game of the East Regional on Saturday, Mar. 26 at the Times Union Center in Albany, New York. The Bobcats enter the weekend with a record of 29-3-7 while RIT sits at 18-14-6.
March 24, 2016 Team Notes: Yale's Quest for National Title Begins Saturday NEW HAVEN, CT – For the sixth time in eight years the Bulldogs are dancing on the ice. The Yale men's hockey team (19-8-4, 14-5-3 ECAC) received its invite today to the 2016 NCAA East Regional and will face UMass-Lowell (24-9-5). The No. 3 seed Bulldogs, who get a rematch of the 2013 Frozen Four Semifinal, take on the second-seeded River Hawks on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at the Times Union Center in Albany, N.Y. The contest airs live on ESPN3 (Kevin Brown and Billy Jaffe). The game also airs on WYBC (1340 AM) Radio.
March 23, 2016 CT Collegiate Hockey Is Hot, With Quinnipiac, Yale In Big Dance Connecticut collegiate ice hockey, long a stepchild in a state known for basketball, has come into its own.
March 23, 2016 Reece Willcox Signs with Flyers The Philadelphia Flyers have signed 6-4, 208-lb defenseman Reece Willcox to an entry-level contract that begins with the 2016-17 season, according to general manager Ron Hextall. Willcox will report to the Lehigh Valley Phantoms on an amateur tryout contract for the remainder of the 2015-16 season.
March 23, 2016 Harvard's Paul Pearl Looking Forward to Worcester Return Harvard men's hockey associate head coach Paul Pearl was on the team bus coming back from the ECAC Hockey Tournament in Lake Placid, New York, Sunday afternoon when the bracket for the NCAA Tournament was announced.
March 23, 2016 Rand Pecknold Named College Hockey News Coach of the Year Quinnipiac men's ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold was named College Hockey New's Coach of the Year, as announced by the popular college hockey website on Wednesday, Mar. 23. Pecknold was previously honored with ECAC Hockey's Tim Taylor Coach of the Year award.
March 23, 2016 Quinnipiac Captain Jonzzon Has Experienced Frozen Four, But Now His Role Is Different HAMDEN – The last time the Quinnipiac hockey team entered the NCAA Tournament as the No. 1 overall seed, in 2013, then-freshman Soren Jonzzon was a key member of the penalty killing unit.
March 20, 2016 Quinnipiac, Harvard and Yale Carry ECAC Hockey Banner into NCAA Tournament ALBANY, N.Y. - Quinnipiac, the nation's No. 1 seed, Harvard and Yale each earned spots in the 16-team NCAA Men’s Division I Hockey Championship announced Sunday by the NCAA.
March 19, 2016 Harvard Ends Saints Season in Overtime St. Lawrence University's men's hockey season came to a sudden end in overtime in the ECAC semifinals for the second year in a row Friday night as Harvard's Kyle Criscuolo was credited with the winning goal 2:18 into the extra period in a 2-1 Harvard win.
March 19, 2016 ECAC Men’s Championship to Remain in Lake Placid ALBANY, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey (@ecachockeyMWD1) announced today that it has reached an agreement with the New York State Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA) to continue its annual men’s championship at the 1980 Rink - Herb Brooks Arena, Lake Placid, N.Y. for a three-year term set to begin March, 2017.
March 18, 2016 Big Green's Run Ends in ECAC Hockey Semis Against Quinnipiac LAKE PLACID, N.Y. – The Dartmouth men’s hockey team saw its 2015-16 season end on the same ice where the dreams of so many hockey players began.
March 18, 2016 CHN's Championship Preview The ECAC Final Four in Lake Placid will have three returning teams from last season — Quinnipiac, St. Lawrence and Harvard. Dartmouth will joins them, and does so as the biggest surprise of the group, making its first appearance since 2011. The Big Green upset Yale in a sweep over the weekend, where Charles Grant turned out to be the hero on Saturday night in front of a hostile crowd.
March 18, 2016 League Announces Postseason Awards ALBANY, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey (@ecachockeyMWD1) announced today the winners of its annual postseason awards and all-league teams as selected by the league’s 12 head coaches. This season’s winners came from three schools - Harvard, Quinnipiac and Yale and featured three repeat winners from a year ago.
March 18, 2016 AHL's Albany Devils Add Geiger to Roster Paul Geiger, a two-year captain for the Clarkson University Hockey team, has signed an Amateur Tryout Agreement with the Albany Devils of the American Hockey League, the club announced today.
March 18, 2016 Tansey Signs ATO with AHL's Binghamton Senators Kevin Tansey, a standout defenseman for the Clarkson University Hockey team since 2011, has signed an Amateur Tryout Agreement with the Binghamton Senators of the American Hockey League.
March 18, 2016 Quinnipiac Longs for Elusive ECAC Hockey Tourney Title HAMDEN -- Quinnipiac might be a lock for its fourth straight NCAA tournament, most likely as a No. 1 seed, but it needed a stern reminder that work remains before the field is announced on Sunday.
March 17, 2016 Team Notes: Dartmouth & Quinnipiac Meet Friday in Lake Placid The Dartmouth men’s hockey team will take on No. 2-ranked and top-seeded Quinnipiac Friday afternoon at 1980 Rink – Herb Brooks Arena in Lake Placid in the 2016 ECAC Hockey Championship Semifinal.
March 17, 2016 Team Notes: Saints Head To Placid for Meeting with Harvard St. Lawrence University's men's hockey team will make its second straight appearance in Lake Placid for the ECAC Hockey semifinals when the Skating Saints take on Harvard University in the second semifinal game on Friday night.
March 16, 2016 Lyon & Vesey Among Hobey Baker Memorial Award Top Ten Finalists The Hobey Baker Memorial Award is very pleased to announce the top ten candidates for the 2016 award honoring college hockey’s top player. Alphabetically, they are: JT Compher, Michigan, Kyle Connor, Michigan, Thatcher Demko, Boston College, Zac Lynch, Robert Morris, Alex Lyon, Yale, Tyler Motte, Michigan, Alex Petan, Michigan Tech, Andrew Poturalski, New Hampshire, Ethan Prow, St. Cloud State, Jimmy Vesey, Harvard.
March 16, 2016 Team Notes: Harvard Looks to Defend Whitelaw Cup in Lake Placid The No. 9/9 Harvard men's hockey team, and defending Whitelaw Cup champions, is making its second-straight trip to Lake Placid this weekend, qualifying for the semifinals of the ECAC Hockey Tournament after sweeping Rensselaer in the quarterfinals. Harvard, the three-seed, will face four-seed St. Lawrence in the second semifinal contest Friday, March 18 at 7:36 p.m. The winner of that game and the first semifinal between Quinnipiac and Dartmouth with meet in the championship Saturday, March 19 at 7:36 p.m. All three games of the tournament will be aired on American Sports Network, as well as online on TSN GO and through Boxcast on ECACHockey.com.
March 16, 2016 Team Notes: Quinnipiac Faces Dartmouth In ECAC Hockey Championship Semifinals Nationally-ranked No. 2/2 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey will travel to Lake Placid, New York for the ECAC Hockey Semifinals and Finals where they will face the Dartmouth Big Green in the semifinals on March 18, 2016 on 1980 Rink at Herb Brooks Arena.
March 16, 2016 Bradley Signs ATO with Orlando Solar Bears ORLANDO, Fla. - The Orlando Solar Bears, proud affiliate of the NHL's Toronto Maple Leafs and AHL's Toronto Marlies, have announced the signing of rookie defenseman Chris Bradley to an Amateur Try-Out Agreement.
March 16, 2016 Vecchione will Return to Union for Senior Year SCHENECTADY — Already dealing with the pressures of preparing for second trimester final exams, Union College junior center Mike Vecchione wanted to lessen his burden by making a decision about his hockey future.
March 16, 2016 Lyon Among Finalists for 2016 Mike Richter Award EDEN PRAIRIE, MINN. — Let’s Play Hockey and the Herb Brooks Foundation announced today the five finalists for the 2016 Mike Richter Award, which honors the most outstanding goaltender in NCAA men’s hockey. The third annual award will be presented by Mike Richter at the 2016 NCAA Men’s Frozen Four in Tampa, Fla.
March 15, 2016 League’s Weekly Awards Presented to Malone, Priskie & Grant ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, March 15 as Sean Malone from Harvard was named the league’s Player of the Week; Quinnipiac’s Chase Priskie earned Rookie of the Week honors; while Charles Grant, Dartmouth was tabbed as Goaltender of the Week.
March 14, 2016 Jason Kasdorf Signs With Sabres BUFFALO, N.Y. - Record-setting goaltender Jason Kasdorf, who just completed his senior season with the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) men's hockey team, has signed a National Hockey League contract with the Buffalo Sabres. Kasdorf, who was originally drafted by the Winnipeg Jets and then had his contract rights traded to Buffalo, had a year of eligibility remaining due to a medical hardship. He signed an entry-level contract with the NHL club.
March 14, 2016 Higgins Hat Trick Powers Comets Chris Higgins first American Hockey League hat trick powered the Utica Comets to a 5-3 win over the Providence Bruins Sunday afternoon at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center. The Comets regulation win snapped the Bruins 23-game point streak on home ice just two games shy of the American Hockey League’s record.
March 13, 2016 Field Set for Lake Placid ALBANY, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey this evening announced the pairings for the 2016 CHA Consulting ECAC Men's Hockey Championship featuring Quinnipiac vs. Dartmouth and Harvard vs. St. Lawrence facing-off in the semifinal contests. The event marks the 55th overall championship and the 13th time at historic 1980 Rink - Herb Brooks Arena, Lake Placid N.Y., which hosted the league’s marquee event from 1993-2002 and 2014-2015.
March 11, 2016 Dartmouth Faces Tough Job The biggest obstacle between the Dartmouth College men’s hockey team and a trip to the ECAC semifinals appears to be a stingy Yale defense.
March 11, 2016 ‘This Is a Hockey School’: Quinnipiac Students and Polls Agree HAMDEN, Conn. — Goaltender Michael Garteig knows it takes 66 hours to drive the 3,000-plus miles to the Quinnipiac University campus from his hometown, Prince George, British Columbia, because he has taken that long journey all by himself.
March 11, 2016 RPI Set to Face Harvard in Quarterfinals It's not that unusual for a defenseman to be the offensive hero of a college hockey game, but to accomplish that feat in back-to-back games in a best-of-three conference playoff series is almost unheard of.
March 11, 2016 SLU Enjoys Team’s Rivalry Against Clarkson CANTON — Brian Ward and his St. Lawrence University teammates have a healthy amount of respect for rival Clarkson University.
March 10, 2016 End of Spink Era at Colgate The Colgate Raiders have had their men's hockey season come to an end.
March 10, 2016 Team Notes: Big Green Battle Bulldogs With Lake Placid Berth on the Line The Dartmouth men’s hockey team returns to the ice this weekend for the ECAC Hockey Quarterfinals at second-seeded and seventh-ranked Yale this weekend. The best-of-three series at Ingalls Rink is one of four around the league.
March 10, 2016 Team Notes: Engineers Take on No. 12 Crimson for a Shot at Lake Placid Follow a two-game series sweep of Brown in the opening round of the playoffs, the Engineers now travel to No. 12 Harvard for a best-of-three Quarterfinal series, starting on Friday (7pm) ... The series continues with Game 2 on Saturday (7pm) and Game 3 (if nec.) on Sunday (7pm).
March 10, 2016 Team Notes: Saints Tournament Guide The ECAC tournament is guaranteed one North Country team in Lake Placid and the Saints are hoping it will be the one to make the 75-mile trip as St. Lawrence and Clarkson square off in a best-of-three quarterfinal series at Appleton Arena beginning Friday.
March 9, 2016 Watch Quarterfinals Series on BoxCast ALBANY, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey (@ecachockeyMWD1) announced today that the upcoming men’s quarterfinals series will be available worldwide through the technology of BoxCast.
March 9, 2016 Stanley Cup Trophy to Appear at Men’s Championship ALBANY, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey (@ecachockeyMWD1) announced today that one of the most iconic trophies in sports, the Stanley Cup®, will appear at upcoming ECAC Men’s Hockey Championship on Friday, March 18 at both the 4 & 7:30 p.m. semifinal games.
March 9, 2016 Lappin Inks Deal with New Jersey Devils NEWARK, N.J. – Forward Nick Lappin (Geneva, Ill.), who recently completed a four-year career with the Brown men's hockey team, has signed a two-year, entry-level contract with the New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League (NHL).
March 9, 2016 Team Notes: Knights and Saints Clash in ECAC Hockey Quarterfinal Round For the second time in three years the Clarkson University Hockey team has advanced to the quarterfinal round of the ECAC Hockey playoffs. The Golden Knights, guided by fifth-year head coach Casey Jones and assistants Phil Roy '00 and Josh Hauge, will battle arch-rival St. Lawrence University in a best-of-three series starting on Friday at Appleton Arena in Canton, NY. The Knights and Saints will meet again on Saturday, and again on Sunday if necessary. All three games are 7:00 p.m. faceoffs.
March 9, 2016 Team Notes: Playoff Road Takes Big Red To Quinnipiac HAMDEN, Conn. — The Cornell men's hockey team's pursuit of the program's 13th ECAC Hockey Championship title continues this weekend with a quarterfinal series against Quinnipiac at High Point Solutions Arena. The best-of-three series will feature 7 p.m. start times for Games 1 and 2 on Friday and Saturday, respectively. If necessary, Game 3 would be at 4 p.m. Sunday. All games will streamed through BoxCast on the official ECAC Hockey website. Jason Weinstein will handle play-by-play, which can be heard in the Ithaca area on WHCU (870 AM, 95.9 FM).
March 9, 2016 Team Notes: Harvard Hosts Rensselaer in Quarterfinal Matchup The No. 12/12 Harvard men's hockey team is set to host its first ECAC Hockey quarterfinal series since 2012 this weekend, facing off against Rensselaer in a best-of-three game series at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center beginning Friday, March 11 at 7 p.m. Game two will be played Saturday at the same time, as will game three Sunday if needed. In addition to the online broadcasts on ECACHockey.com, the entire series will be televised with ONE World Sports airing Friday's game and American Sports Network broadcasting Saturday and Sunday.
March 9, 2016 Team Notes: Quinnipiac Hosts Cornell For ECAC Hockey Quarterfinals National-ranked No. 1/1 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey will host No. 15 Cornell for a best-of-three games ECAC Hockey Quarterfinals series on Mar. 11-13 at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center. Games 1 & 2 of the series on Friday, Mar. 11 and Saturday, Mar. 12, respectively, are set for a 7 p.m. start while Sunday, Mar. 13 will feature a 4 p.m. start for Game 3, if necessary.
March 9, 2016 RPI Captain Bradley Has Shown Leadership TROY -- Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute hockey coach Seth Appert has often praised his senior leadership this season.
March 9, 2016 Team Notes: Old Rivals Battle in Conference Playoffs NEW HAVEN, CT – The Yale men's hockey team (19-6-4, 14-5-3 ECAC), the No. 2 seed in the ECAC Hockey Tournament, hosts No. 7 Dartmouth (16-15-1, 11-11-0) in a best-of-three quarterfinal series that begins on Friday at the Whale. The first two are set for 7 p.m.; if a third is needed, puck drop will be Sunday at 5 p.m. All games air live on the conference tournament streaming network, Boxcast.
March 8, 2016 Schierhorn, Yau & Gillam Earn League’s Weekly Awards ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, March 8 as the duo from Dartmouth - Brad Schierhorn and Connor Yau - were named the league’s Player of the Week and Rookie of the Week, respectively; while Mitch Gillam, Cornell was tabbed as Goaltender of the Week.
March 7, 2016 Men’s Championship Quarterfinals Set ALBANY, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey announced the pairings for the 2016 Men's Championship Quarterfinals.
March 6, 2016 O'Brien Scores Double OT Winner as Dartmouth Beat Colgate in Game 3 HANOVER, N.H. – Senior Tim O’Brien scored 4:37 into the second overtime of Sunday’s Game 3 to give the Dartmouth men’s hockey team an incredible 4-3 win.
March 4, 2016 Team Notes: Raiders Ready for First-Round Series Tenth-seeded Colgate opens the 2016 ECAC Hockey Championship this weekend with a first round series at seventh-seeded Dartmouth. The best-of-three series takes place March 4-6 at Thompson Arena. Puck drop for the first two games is slated for 7 p.m. If necessary, a winner-take-all game three is slated for a 5 p.m. start.
March 4, 2016 Team Notes: Clarkson Hosts Tigers in First-Round Playoff Series PRINCETON, N.J. (3/3/16) - The Princeton men's hockey team takes on Clarkson in the ECAC Hockey Tournament first-round series at Cheel Arena this weekend. In a best-of-three series, the No. 12 seeded Tigers will play at No. 5 Clarkson on Friday, March 4 at 7 p.m., Saturday, March 5 at 7 p.m., and Sunday, March 6 at 7 p.m. (if necessary).
March 4, 2016 Team Notes: Playoffs Begin Friday for #RPIHockey The Engineers enter the 2016 ECAC Hockey postseason tournament as the sixth seed and will host 11th seed Brown University in a best-of-three series at the Houston Field House this weekend ... Game 1 is scheduled for Friday at 7pm, with Game 2 to follow on Saturday (7pm) ... If necessary, a Game 3 will take place on Sunday night (7pm).
March 3, 2016 Team Notes: Brown Opens First Round at RPI PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The eleventh-seeded Brown men's hockey team will open up the ECAC playoffs with a best-of-three first round matchup at sixth-seeded Rensselaer on March 4-6 at Houston Field House in Troy, N.Y. All three games will start at 7 p.m. Links to live stats and video will be available at brownbears.com.
March 3, 2016 Team Notes: Colgate Comes to Hanover for ECAC Hockey First Round Series The Dartmouth men’s hockey team will host Colgate this weekend at Thompson Arena in the First Round of the 2016 ECAC Hockey Championship. Games 1 and 2 are Friday and Saturday night. If necessary, Game 3 will be Sunday at 5 p.m.
March 3, 2016 Women’s Championship Banquet to be Streamed Live ALBANY, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey (@ecachockeyMWD1) announced today the 2016 ECAC Women's Hockey Championship Banquet will be streamed live on http://www.ecachockey.com/women/index Friday, March 4, 2016 at 7 p.m. free of charge to all Web site visitors.
March 2, 2016 League’s Weekly Awards Presented to Spink, Angello & Finn
 ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Wednesday, March 2 as the duo from Colgate - Tylor Spink and Charlie Finn were voted the league’s Player of the Week and Goaltender of the Week, respectively; while Anthony Angello, Cornell earned Rookie of the Week honors.
March 2, 2016 Team Notes: Clarkson Hosts Princeton in League Playoffs A weekend sweep at Cheel Arena in the final regular-season games of the 2015-16 campaign capped off a strong second-half run by the Clarkson University Hockey team. The Golden Knights, who were winless in league action during the 2015 portion of the schedule (0-5-2), skated to a 10-4-1 mark in conference play in the New Year to move out of the league basement and challenged for a top spot in the ECAC Hockey standings.
March 2, 2016 Team Notes: Playoff Time - Cornell Hosts Series vs. Union ITHACA, N.Y. – The Cornell men's hockey team will start its pursuit of the program's 13th ECAC Hockey Championship title this weekend with a first-round series against Union at Lynah Rink. The best-of-three series will feature 7 p.m. start times across the board, with Sunday's game only played if the teams split the tilts on Friday and Saturday. All games will streamed through Boxcast on the official ECAC Hockey website. Jason Weinstein will handle play-by-play with color commentary from Tony Eisenhut. Their call can also be heard in the Ithaca area on WHCU (870 AM, 95.9 FM).
March 2, 2016 Team Notes: Dutchmen Head Back to Cornell for First-Round Series SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—For the second consecutive season, the Union College men's hockey team will be on the road at No. 18 Cornell of the first round of the ECAC Hockey conference playoffs. The best-of-three series begins Friday, March 4 at 7 p.m.
February 27, 2016 Men’s Championship Pairings Set ALBANY, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey today announced the pairings for the 2016 ECAC Men's Hockey Championship featuring a 12-team tournament field held over three consecutive weekends.
February 27, 2016 League Issues Suspension ALBANY, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey (@ecachockeyMWD1) today announced that Princeton junior defenseman Tommy Davis has been assessed a one-game suspension, in accordance with the League’s supplemental discipline process, as the result of his actions in the Princeton vs. Yale contest Friday, February 26.
February 26, 2016 Spink Nets Two, Colgate Blanks RPI HAMILTON – Tylor Spink scored two goals in the first period and Charlie Finn stopped all 25 shots he faced to lead Colgate to a 2-0 victory over No. 17 RPI in ECAC Hockey action Friday at Starr Rink.
February 26, 2016 The Senior... I met with a bunch of teams at the NHL Scouting Combine in Toronto in 2012, but one interview particularly stands out.
February 25, 2016 Weekend Preview: Playoff Positions Up For Grabs ALBANY, N.Y. - Balanced play throughout the year in ECAC Hockey has undoubtably led to the scramble for seedings in the upcoming postseason tournament with none of the 12 teams locked into a specific playoff position. In addition, Quinnipiac and Yale have secured first-round byes, while five others still have a chance to claim the other two top spots.
February 25, 2016 Team Notes: Colgate Closes Starr in Style Colgate closes out the regular season this weekend when it hosts Capital District foes RPI and Union in the final regular season games at Starr Rink. The Raiders begin the two-game set Friday with a matchup against the Engineers before concluding their regular season slate Saturday with a matinee against the Dutchmen. Saturday’s game also serves as Senior Day, with the program honoring its five seniors in a ceremony prior to the start of the contest. 

February 25, 2016 Weekend of Reckoning: A Cornell Hockey Manifesto Eric Freschi, a junior forward on the Cornell men’s hockey team, has had an up-and-down season — much like his team. He scored Cornell’s first goal of the season against Niagara but has not scored since. He has played in every game but two and logged significant minutes on a penalty kill which has been dominant at times. In the first ECAC weekend of the season, Freschi had eight penalty minutes — more than 13 of his teammates have recorded all season.
February 25, 2016 Team Notes: Postseason Seeding on the Line in Regular Season's Final Weekend for Big Green The Dartmouth men’s hockey team hits the road for the final weekend of the regular season at St. Lawrence and Clarkson.
February 25, 2016 Team Notes: Bobcats Host Brown For Senior Night, Yale For 14th Annual Heroes Hat National-ranked No. 1/1 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey will host Brown on Friday, Feb. 26 at 7 PM with Senior Night Festivities scheduled for prior to the start of the game. On Saturday, Feb. 27, the Bobcats host No. 7/7 Yale for the 14th Annual Heroes Hat game at 7 PM.
February 25, 2016 Team Notes: Final Regular Season Weekend Awaits Engineers The 17th-ranked Engineers close out the 2015-16 regular season this weekend, when they travel to Colgate and No. 16 Cornell on Friday (7pm) and Saturday (7pm), respectively.
February 25, 2016 Haverhill's Ward Enjoying Stellar Senior Season for St. Lawrence HAVERHILL – With the game tied at three early in overtime, St. Lawrence forward Brian Ward was fighting amid a scrum in front of the Quinnipiac net when the puck found its way to his stick.
February 24, 2016 Team Notes: Brown Closes Regular Season at No. 1 Quinnipiac, Princeton PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's hockey team will wrap up the regular season this weekend when the Bears travel to No. 1 Quinnipiac (2/26) and Princeton (2/27). Both games will start at 7 p.m., while Friday's game at QU will air on SNY. Links to live video and live stats will be available at brownbears.com.
February 24, 2016 Team Notes: Clarkson Looks To Secure Home Ice For Playoffs Three consecutive losses have knocked the Clarkson University Hockey team out of contention for a first-round bye in the upcoming ECAC Hockey playoffs. The Green and Gold, however, are still in strong position to secure home ice for the opening of postseason play.
February 24, 2016 Team Notes: Senior Night Highlights Big Weekend For Cornell ITHACA, N.Y. – With the chase still alive for a first-round bye in the ECAC Hockey Championship playoffs, Cornell returns home for its final two games of the regular season when it takes on Union at 7 p.m. Friday and Rensselaer at 7 p.m. Saturday. After Saturday's game, the Big Red will hold a postgame Senior Night for its four elder statesmen, Christian Hilbrich, John Knisley, Teemu Tiitinen and Reece Willcox.
February 24, 2016 Team Notes: Harvard Finishes Up Regular Season with Trip to North Country The No. 12/12 Harvard men's hockey team hits the road for its longest in-conference road trip to cap the regular season, making the trek to North Country to face Clarkson and St. Lawrence. A visit to Cheel Arena is first on Friday night to taking on the Golden Knights, with the regular season coming to a close the next night at Appleton Arena against the Saints. Game time for both is set for 7 p.m.
February 24, 2016 Team Notes: Tigers Host Yale & Brown on Senior Day Weekend PRINCETON, N.J. - The Princeton men's hockey team will honor its Class of 2016 on Saturday, Feb. 27 when it hosts Brown on Senior Day at 7 p.m. But first the Tigers will take on Yale on Friday, Feb. 26 at 7 p.m.
February 24, 2016 RPI’s Prapavessis Playing Up to Expectations TROY -- Mike Prapavessis had a pretty big reputation coming to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
February 24, 2016 Team Notes: Dutchmen Travel to No. 16 Cornell and Colgate for Regular Season Finales SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—The Union College men's ice hockey team closes out the regular season on the road at #16 Cornell and Colgate. The Dutchmen take on the Big Red at 7 p.m., Friday, Feb. 26, before their regular season finale against the Raiders at 2:30 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 27.
February 24, 2016 Team Notes: Yale Travels to Princeton, Quinnipiac NEW HAVEN, CT – The Yale men's hockey team (18-5-4, 13-4-3 ECAC) takes its nation's best, seven-game win streak on the road – to New Jersey and then back to the New Haven area - for the last weekend of ECAC Hockey regular-season play. The No. 7 Bulldogs play at Princeton's Hobey Baker Rink Friday night (ILDN) before taking on No. 1 Quinnipiac at High Point Solutions Arena on Saturday in a game that airs live on SNY TV.
February 23, 2016 Kalk, Snively & Gillam Earn League’s Weekly Awards ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, February 23 as Corey Kalk, Dartmouth was tabbed as the league’s Player of the Week; Yale’s Joe Snively earned the league’s Rookie of the Week honor; while Mitch Gillam from Cornell was voted the league’s Goaltender of the Week.
February 20, 2016 No. 17 RPI Triumphs Over Princeton on Senior Night TROY, N.Y. – Senior Milos Bubela scored twice to lead the 17th-ranked Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) men's hockey hockey to a come-from-behind 2-1 victory over Princeton University on Senior Night at the Houston Field House. With the win, the Engineers improve to 16-12-6 overall (8-6-6 ECAC Hockey), while the Tigers drop to 5-20-2 (3-15-2 ECAC Hockey).
February 20, 2016 Along the Boards Ranking of Every ECAC Hockey Freshman Class in 2015-16 The 2015-16 ECAC Hockey freshman class has produced a standout. Despite the learning curve that comes with going from junior hockey to the NCAA game, the ECAC has seen quite a number of rookies flourish in the college game.
February 20, 2016 The Big 4-0: Dartmouth’s Iconic Thompson Arena Celebrates Four Decades Hanover — Almost every time 18th-year Dartmouth College men’s hockey coach Bob Gaudet sees Seaver Peters, he thanks the school’s retired athletic director. Why? Because Peters was a crucial cog in the administrative machinery that produced Rupert C. Thompson Arena, home to Gaudet’s program for the past 40 years.
February 20, 2016 Pirates Recall Colin Stevens From Manchester Portland, ME – Portland Pirates General Manager Eric Joyce today announced the recall of goalie Colin Stevens from the Manchester Monarchs of the ECHL. In addition, the Pirates have signed forward Derek Arnold of Manchester to a Professional Tryout Contract.
February 19, 2016 Peterson, Tylor Spink Score at Dartmouth HANOVER, N.H. – Corey Kalk tallied four points to lead Dartmouth to a 5-2 victory over Colgate in ECAC Hockey action Friday at Thompson Arena.
February 19, 2016 Unlikely Scorers Lift No. 16 Men's Hockey to Tie at No. 13 Harvard CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — In a combined 121 career games, senior forward Teemu Tiitinen and sophomore defenseman Dan Wedman had scored two collegiate goals entering Friday's game — but their next two goals lifted the Cornell men's hockey team to a 2-2 tie with rival Harvard on Friday night at Bright-Landry Hockey Center. The Big Red fought off a pair of one-goal deficits, and junior goaltender Mitch Gillam made 33 saves to help Cornell gain a valuable point the ECAC Hockey standings.
February 19, 2016 Dutchmen Take Down Princeton SCHENECTADY, N.Y.-Junior goaltender Alex Sakellaropoulos turned away 26 of 27 shots to lead the Union College men's ice hockey team to a 2-1 ECAC Hockey win against Princeton, Friday night at Messa Rink. The Dutchmen, who are unbeaten in their last 14 against Princeton move to 12-11-8 overall and 5-8-5 in ECAC Hockey, while the Tigers, who have lost seven straight, go to 5-19-2 and 3-14-2 in league play.
February 19, 2016 Obuchowski's Goal Gives Yale Win Over SLU NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The Bulldog with the hardest shot – who was also happened to be voted by his teammates to be the fastest player on the team – used both attributes to get his team a huge ECAC Hockey victory. Ryan Obuchowski's goal with 1:03 left in the third period gave No. 8 Yale its sixth straight win, a 4-3 decision over No. 18 St. Lawrence before another Ingalls Rink sellout crowd.
February 19, 2016 Weekend Preview: Closing in on the Cup ALBANY, N.Y. - This weekend marks the first of two consecutive weekends where ECAC Hockey teams will recognize seniors at their home rinks as everyone looks to catch league-leading Quinnipiac, which could possibly clinch the Cleary Cup this weekend for the second consecutive season with a win at Rensselaer, coupled by a St. Lawrence victory at Yale on Friday. The Bobcats are the lone team to have clinched a first-round bye thus far. As many as seven other squads still have a chance to earn one of the top four spots.
February 19, 2016 How the Flyers Found Shayne Gostisbehere A good story would be even better if John Riley would claim love at his very first sighting of Shayne Gostisbehere. But there being few secrets remaining, or places still off the map, in the scouring for talent, the Flyer scout pretty much saw what everybody else did at the South Kent (Connecticut) School: A scrawny little kid.
February 19, 2016 Yale Mastering How to do More with Less NEW HAVEN -- When it’s all said and done the Yale men’s hockey team may want to consider entering the corporate motivational speaking circuit. Because the Bulldogs seem to have perfected the art of doing more with less.
February 19, 2016 Colgate on Cusp of Home Ice This is an important weekend for the Colgate women's hockey team . The Raiders host ECAC rivals Harvard and Dartmouth with a chance to clinch home ice for the playoffs.
February 18, 2016 Team Notes: Brown Closes Out Home Slate Against No. 20 Clarkson and No. 18 SLU PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's hockey team will close out the home part of the schedule this weekend when the Bears host No. 20 Clarkson (2/19) and No. 18 St. Lawrence (2/20). Both games will start at 7 p.m. Links to live video and live stats will be available at brownbears.com.
February 18, 2016 Team Notes: Raiders Begin Two-Game Road Set Colgate wraps up the road portion of its 2015-16 schedule this weekend with league contests at Dartmouth and Harvard. The Raiders begin the two-game set Friday at Dartmouth before heading to Cambridge, Mass., the following evening for a matchup with the Crimson.
February 18, 2016 Team Notes: Dartmouth to Wrap Up 2015-16 Home Slate, Honor Seniors The Dartmouth men’s hockey team plays host to Colgate and Cornell in the final regular season home weekend of 2015-16.
February 18, 2016 Around The Yard: Devin Tringale The Men’s hockey locker room is much more than a place where our team prepares for practices and games - it’s our sanctuary. It’s where teammates morph into brothers and where stories morph into legends. It’s a place that never truly leaves us, even when most of us are miles away over the summer. Even now, sitting at my desk in Winthrop House, I’m able to imagine every inch of it.
February 18, 2016 Team Notes: Harvard Faces Cornell on NESNplus, Hosts Colgate on Senior Night The 13th-ranked Harvard men's hockey team hosts its final two home games of the 2015-16 regular season this weekend, with Ivy League rival No. 16 Cornell coming to town Friday night and Colgate visiting Saturday. Friday's contest against the Big Red will be broadcast live on NESNplus, while fan's can watch Saturday's game on ONE World Sports. Both games with be simulcast on the Ivy League Digital Network.
February 18, 2016 Team Notes: Tigers Face Union and Rensselaer on the Road PRINCETON, N.J. - The Princeton men's hockey team makes a return trip to the Empire State, for the second consecutive weekend, as the Tigers travel to face Union on Friday, Feb. 19 and No. 17 Rensselaer on Saturday, Feb. 20. Both games begin at 7 p.m.
February 18, 2016 New Markets Provide Quinnipiac with Impact Rookies The NHL is considering expansion while people simultaneously doubt the effectiveness of teams in non-traditional hockey markets like Phoenix, Dallas and Miami, among others.
February 18, 2016 Team Notes: QU Visits RPI, Union This Weekend National-ranked No. 1/1 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey will face No. 17 Rensselaer on Friday, Feb. 19 at Houston Field House in Troy, New York before taking on Union at Messa Rink in Schenectady, New York on Saturday, Feb. 20.
February 18, 2016 Team Notes: RPI Set for Quinnipiac & Princeton The 17th-ranked Engineers hit the ice for their final two regular season home games, this weekend, when they host first-ranked Quinnipiac and Princeton, on Friday and Saturday, respectively ... Saturday's contest against the Tigers will be Senior Night at the Houston Field House ... Puck drop for both games is scheduled for 7pm.
February 18, 2016 Marching Saints Just a few weeks ago, it seemed St. Lawrence's strong first half could go for naught. It struggled during a five-game losing streak, with losses to Northeastern, Clarkson, Harvard and Dartmouth. Its once lofty top ten position in the Pairwise had dropped to 26th.
February 18, 2016 Stingrays Sign Kelly Zajac NORTH CHARLESTON, SC-The South Carolina Stingrays, celebrating 23 seasons in the Lowcountry and proud affiliate of the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League (NHL), have agreed to terms with forward Kelly Zajac, Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Spencer Carbery announced today.
February 18, 2016 Career Winds Down for Hard-Working Union Senior A three-time winner of the Thomas Van Arden Dukehart Academic Award for achieving the highest grade-point average on the Union College hockey team, senior Theo Di Pauli is a true student-athlete.
February 18, 2016 Team Notes: SLU, Clarkson Coming to The Whale NEW HAVEN, CT – The Yale men's hockey team (16-5-4, 11-4-3 ECAC) brings a five-game win streak into its final home regular-season weekend against two of the hottest ECAC Hockey squads. Three nationally ranked teams built to play outstanding defense and find timely scoring battle in a pair of contests that impact national rankings and conference playoff positions. Ingalls Rink is the site of a North Country invasion that has No. 18 St. Lawrence and No. 20 Clarkson in town for 7 p.m. games that air live on the Ivy League Digital Network.
February 17, 2016 Finalists Announced for the 2016 Senior CLASS Award OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (February 17, 2016) – Ten NCAA® men’s hockey student-athletes who excel both on and off the ice were selected as finalists today for the 2015-16 Senior CLASS Award® in collegiate hockey. To be eligible for the award, student-athletes must be classified as NCAA Division I seniors and have notable achievements in four areas of excellence: community, classroom, character and competition. The complete list of finalists follows this release.
February 17, 2016 Team Notes: Clarkson Strives for Top 4 Finish Using a strong second-half run the Clarkson University Hockey team has put itself in the mix for a top four showing in the ECAC Hockey standings. With four games remaining in the regular season the Golden Knights hold down seventh place, just three points shy of fourth and four points out of third. Clarkson can finish anywhere from second to ninth. Guided by fifth-year head coach Casey Jones and assistants Phil Roy '00 and Josh Hauge, Clarkson is ranked 20th in the USCHO.com Poll and owns a 16-11-3 overall record and an 8-7-3 league slate.
February 17, 2016 Team Notes: Cornell Makes Pivotal Trek to Face Rivals ITHACA, N.Y. – With just four games remaining and the Cornell men's hockey within a pack of six teams within five points in the ECAC Hockey standings, the Big Red will make its final road trip of the regular season when it faces Harvard at 7 p.m. Friday, followed by a 7 p.m. Saturday contest at Dartmouth. Both games will be streamed on the subscription-based Ivy League Digital Network, while Friday's game against the Crimson will be simulcast on NESNplus. Additionally, Jason Weinstein will handle play-by-play which can be heard in the Ithaca area on WHCU (870 AM, 95.9 FM).
February 17, 2016 Gillespie’s Big Body makes Big Impact for RPI TROY -- One who saw Kenny Gillespie walking through Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute’s athletic conference early in the hockey season may have thought Gillespie was on his way to football practice. He looks like a linebacker.
February 17, 2016 Team Notes: Dutchmen Welcome Princeton and No. 1/1 Quinnipiac SCHENECTADY, N.Y.-- The Union College men's ice hockey team returns to Messa this weekend for its final homestand of the regular season, hosting Princeton and top-ranked Quinnipiac. The Dutchmen take on the Tigers at 7 p.m., Friday, Feb. 19, before facing the Bobcats at 7 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 20.
February 17, 2016 Leading Scorer Snively Finds Chemistry with his Yale Linemates Yale freshman left winger Joe Snively said the transition has been comfortable in his first season with the Bulldogs.
February 16, 2016 League’s Weekly Awards Presented to Vecchione, Donato & Lyon
 ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, February 16 as Mike Vecchione, Union was named the league’s Player of the Week; Harvard’s Ryan Donato was tabbed as the league’s Rookie of the Week; while Alex Lyon from Yale was voted the league’s Goaltender of the Week.
February 16, 2016 Michael Garteig To Appear On The Pipeline Show Quinnipiac men's ice hockey senior Michael Garteig will be featured on "The Pipeline Show" on TSN1260 on Tuesday, Feb. 16 at 9:40 PM EST. The Bobcats' Hobey Baker Award candidate is currently 22-2-6 on the year with a 1.76 goals-against average and a .929 save percentage with seven shutouts this season.
February 13, 2016 Knights Fall in OT to Nation's No. 1 Team Quinnipiac An eight-game unbeaten streak came to an agonizing end for the Clarkson University Hockey team on Saturday night as the Number One team in the nation, Quinnipiac pulled out a 3-2 overtime victory at Cheel Arena.
February 13, 2016 Crema's OT Winner Gives Dartmouth Victory vs. RPI HANOVER, N.H. – Troy Crema scored with 1:08 left in overtime to lift the Dartmouth men’s hockey team to a 2-1 come-from-behind win Saturday night against No. 18 Rensselaer.
February 13, 2016 Saints Sweep Weekend, Move Into Fourth in ECAC Feb. 13: St. Lawrence University's men's hockey team came out strong and avoided any post-upset letdown at Appleton Arena Saturday night, dispatching Princeton 4-1 and giving freshman goaltender Arthur Brey his first collegiate win.
February 12, 2016 Kasdorf Backstops No. 18 RPI to Victory Over No. 9 Harvard CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Despite out-shooting the visiting No. 18 Rensselaer Engineers (15-10-6; 7-4-6 ECAC Hockey), 50-22, the No. 9 Harvard University men's hockey team (13-8-3; 9-5-3 ECAC Hockey) dropped a 2-1 decision Friday night at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center.
February 12, 2016 No. 1 Quinnipiac Falls To St. Lawrence In Overtime CANTON, New York – National-ranked No. 1/1 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey lost to St. Lawrence, 4-3 in overtime, in an ECAC Hockey match-up at Appleton Arena in Canton, New York. The Bobcats fall to 21-2-6 overall and 12-1-4 in ECAC Hockey while St. Lawrence improves to 15-11-2 and 9-6-2 in league play.
February 12, 2016 Lyon Notches Shutout in Win at Colgate HAMILTON, N.Y. – Yale's last game at 67-year-old Starr Rink was a memorable one, but only for the visitors. Alex Lyon stopped all 36 shots and saw three different teammates light the lamp as the No. 10 Bulldogs beat Colgate 3-0 in ECAC Hockey action and moved into second place.
February 12, 2016 ECAC Hockey To Air on ASN ALBANY, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey announced today that it has partnered with American Sports Network (ASN) to televise its 2016 Men’s Championship semifinals and final March 18-19 at the 1980 Rink - Herb Brooks Arena in Lake Placid, N.Y.
February 12, 2016 ECAC Hockey Goaltending is the Cream of the Crop Largely acknowledged to be the most important position on any given hockey team, a solid goaltender can be the difference between a good team and a great team. No league in college hockey has the level of goaltending that ECAC Hockey currently ices on any given weekend.
February 12, 2016 Marchin, Newell & Sullivan Appear on Inside ECAC Hockey ALBANY, N.Y. -- Inside ECAC Hockey Weekly Radio Show is a program highlighting action from the previous weekend's games and upcoming games. The program also includes interviews with coaches and student-athletes and showcases stories from around the league.
February 12, 2016 Flyers' Shayne Gostisbehere in Midst of Incredibly Rare Season Rookie defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere has been an breath of fresh air for the Philadelphia Flyers since he was called up in November. They're certainly more dangerous offensively with the 22-year-old on the ice, but more than that, they're getting what could end up going down as an all-time great performance by a rookie defenseman.
February 12, 2016 Team Notes: Dutchmen Set to Face Dartmouth & Harvard SCHENECTADY, N.Y.-The Union College men's ice hockey team travels to Dartmouth and Harvard this weekend, playing the Big Green at 7:05 p.m., Friday, Feb. 5 and taking on the Crimson at 7 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 6.
February 12, 2016 Freshman J.M. Piotrowski Budding into One of Yale’s ‘Mane’ Players NEW HAVEN -- Three years ago J.M. Piotrowski started growing his hair for a good cause. This season his flowing red locks are something of a hallmark to the Ingalls Rink faithful.
February 11, 2016 ECAC Hockey Flexing its Muscles this Season TROY -- What college hockey conference has had more than half of its teams nationally-ranked this season?
February 11, 2016 USCHO.com's ECAC Hockey Preview Cornell coach Mike Schafer must have been pleased with the Big Red’s results on the road last weekend, even if he wasn’t there to see it in person.
February 11, 2016 Weekend Preview: Valuable League Points up for Grabs ALBANY, N.Y. - With three weekends of league contests remaining during the 2015-16 campaign, Quinnipiac continues to hold onto the top spot, seven points ahead of both Harvard and Yale. The tightest battle right now within the division is for positions four through eight as the five teams holding these spots have either 17 or 18 points in the league standings heading into the weekend.
February 11, 2016 Team Notes: Brown Visits Cornell on Friday PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's hockey team will hit the road for a single ECAC contest on Friday. Feb 12 when the Bears visit No. 15 Cornell a Lynah Rink. The game will start at 7 p.m. Links to live video and live stats will be available at brownbears.com.
February 11, 2016 Team Notes: Clarkson Looks to Extend Winning Streak The Clarkson University Hockey team has put together an impressive run in the New Year. The Golden Knights, guided fifth-year head coach Casey Jones and assistants Phil Roy '00 and Josh Hauge, are one of the hottest teams in the country right now with a seven-game unbeaten streak (6-0-1), including victories in their past five games. Ranked 20th in the nation, Clarkson owns a 15-10-3 overall record and is within striking distance of a top four spot in the ECAC Hockey standings with a 7-6-3 league mark.
February 11, 2016 Team Notes: Colgate Completes its Season Series with Yale Colgate completes its season series with ECAC Hockey foe Yale Friday when it hosts the Bulldogs in a 7 p.m. contest at Starr Rink. The Raiders are looking to earn a split of the season series after dropping the first meeting to the Bulldogs, 3-1, Nov. 21 at Ingalls Rink.
February 11, 2016 Team Notes: Cornell Returns Home For Big Weekend ITHACA, N.Y. – The Cornell men's hockey team returns home for four of its six remaining games in the regular season, starting with contests against Ivy League foes Brown at 7 p.m. Friday and Yale at 7 p.m. Saturday at Lynah Rink. Both games will be streamed on the subscription-based Ivy League Digital Network. Jason Weinstein will handle play-by-play and Tony Eisenhut will provide color commentary. Their call can also be heard in the Ithaca area on WHCU (870 AM, 95.9 FM).
February 11, 2016 Team Notes: Key Match-ups on Tap for Big Green The Dartmouth men’s hockey team plays host to Union and Rensselaer this weekend at Thompson Arena in a pair of crucial ECAC Hockey games.
February 11, 2016 Team Notes: Harvard Begins Four-Game Homestand Versus Rensselaer, Union The No. 9/9 men's hockey team begins a four-game homestand this weekend hosting capital region ECAC foes No. 18/- Rensselaer and Union at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center. Each of the next four home games is slated to be broadcast on television and simulcast on the Ivy League Digital Network. Both games this weekend can be found on ONE World Sports.
February 11, 2016 Team Notes: Tigers Head to North Country This Weekend PRINCETON, N.J. - The Princeton men's hockey teams makes a trip to Northern New York this weekend to face No. 20 Clarkson on Friday, Feb. 12 and St. Lawrence on Saturday, Feb. 13. Both games begin at 7 p.m.
February 11, 2016 Top-Ranked Quinnipiac Repeats Success Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey, currently ranked No. 1 in the USCHO.com Division I Poll and the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Poll while also holding down the top spot in the PairWise Rankings for the past 15 weeks, have compiled a 21-1-6 overall record and a 12-0-4 mark in ECAC Hockey play, good for first place in the league standings.
February 11, 2016 Team Notes: Top-Ranked QU Travels To St. Lawrence, No. 20 Clarkson National-ranked No. 1/1 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey will head to the North Country to take on St. Lawrence at Appleton Arena in Canton, New York on Friday, Feb. 12 and No. 20 Clarkson at Cheel Arena in Potsdam, New York on Saturday, Feb. 13.
February 11, 2016 Team Notes: RPI Visits Harvard & Dartmouth The 18th-ranked Engineers hit the road for a critical ECAC Hockey road trip this weekend, when they visit ninth-ranked Harvard and Dartmouth, on Friday (7pm) and Saturday (7:05pm), respectively.
February 11, 2016 Team Notes: Saints Look to Continue Their Climb The Saints will be out to continue their climb in the ECAC Hockey standings when they host number one Quinnipiac and Princeton in the pen-ultimate home series of the season Friday and Saturday nights. The Saints are 3-0-1 in their last four and 4-1-1 in the last six to climb into a three-way tie for fourth in the ECAC standings with Dartmouth and Rensselaer.
February 11, 2016 Team Notes: No. 10 Bulldogs Head to NY NEW HAVEN, CT – The Yale men's hockey team (14-5-4, 9-4-3 ECAC) takes its three-game win streak to the road this weekend with games at Colgate and Cornell. The Bulldogs play their final game at Starr Rink on Friday, which can be seen for free on the Colgate Channel as well as Campus Insiders. The Yale-Cornell game (Ivy League Digital Network) is Saturday at Lynah Rink. Both ECAC Hockey contests begin at 7 p.m.
February 10, 2016 Colin Greening Traded to Maple Leafs The Toronto Maple Leafs announced today that the team has acquired forwards Milan Michalek, Colin Greening and Tobias Lindberg, defenceman Jared Cowen, and a 2017 second-round draft pick from the Ottawa Senators in exchange for defencemen Dion Phaneuf and Cody Donaghey, as well as forwards Casey Bailey, Matt Frattin and Ryan Rupert.
February 10, 2016 Lamb to Step Down as President and Chairman of CJHL The Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL) announced Tuesday that Kirk Lamb will be stepping down as the organization’s president and chairman. Lamb, a lawyer and a former junior, college and professional hockey player, has been at the head of the CJHL since 2010, overseeing all elements of the organization. Prior to his time with the CJHL, Lamb served in various executive positions with the Alberta Junior Hockey League (AJHL) since 2002. He is an alumnus of the CJHL (AJHL) and he also played in the CHL (WHL), NCAA Division I (ECAC) and ECHL, and is a graduate of Princeton University.
February 10, 2016 League Issues Suspension ALBANY, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey today announced that Yale senior defenseman Rob O’Gara has been assessed a one-game suspension, in accordance with the League’s supplemental discipline process, as the result of his actions in the Yale vs. Harvard contest Saturday, February 6.
February 9, 2016 Anas, Pritchard & Gillam Earn League’s Weekly Awards
 ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, February 9 as Sam Anas, Quinnipiac was named the league’s Player of the Week; St. Lawrence’s Jacob Pritchard was tabbed as the league’s Rookie of the Week; while Mitch Gillam from Cornell was voted the league’s Goaltender of the Week.
February 8, 2016 Quinnipiac, St. Lawrence To Compete in Friendship Four BOSTON - The men’s ice hockey programs from ECAC Hockey’s St. Lawrence University and Quinnipiac University and Hockey East’s University of Massachusetts and University of Vermont are slated to compete in the second annual Friendship Four Tournament to be held in Belfast, Northern Ireland it was announced today. The teams will first compete against their conference rival in a league contest Friday, November 25 before a cross over round Saturday, November 26. The winning programs will compete for the Belpot Trophy, while the two other teams will vie for third place.
February 8, 2016 League Issues Suspension ALBANY, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey today announced that Harvard junior forward Sean Malone has been assessed a one-game suspension, in accordance with the League’s supplemental discipline process, as the result of his actions in the Harvard vs. Yale contest Saturday, February 6.
February 8, 2016 Team Notes: No. 7/7 Harvard Goes Up Against Northeastern in Beanpot Consolation Harvard and Northeastern will face off in the consolation game of the 64th Annual Beanpot Monday afternoon at TD Garden. Puck drop for the 101st meeting between the Crimson and Huskies is slated for 4:30 p.m.
February 8, 2016 Anas Still the Spark For No. 1 Quinnipiac Down by three goals with 15 minutes to go against a good, tough, ECAC team is never an easy thing to recover from. Quinnipiac erased this deficit in a game against Dartmouth and, as it started happening, it almost seemed inevitable.
February 8, 2016 Union Planning Major Renovations for Messa Rink SCHENECTADY — The hockey barn that Union calls home is getting more than a new coat of paint.
February 6, 2016 Dartmouth Downs Brown; Naclerio Records 100th Point PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Senior Nick Lappin (Geneva, Ill.) evened the score midway through the second, but No. 20 Dartmouth used three straight goals to pave the way to a 6-3 win over the Brown men's hockey team on Saturday night at Meehan Auditorium.
February 6, 2016 Colgate Loses to Quinnipiac Saturday HAMDEN, Conn. –Top-ranked Quinnipiac scored three power play goals to knock off upset-minded Colgate, 6-3, in ECAC Hockey action Saturday at High Point Solutions Arena.
February 6, 2016 Dartmouth Powers Past Brown PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Three goals in a span of 1:48 midway was the backbone to a 6-3 win Saturday night for the No. 20 Dartmouth men’s hockey team at Brown’s Meehan Auditorium.
February 6, 2016 Despite Strong Third Period, Yale Holds off Harvard NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Senior forward Jimmy Vesey scored early for No. 7/7 Harvard and the Crimson (13-6-3, 9-4-3 ECAC) outshot Yale, 19-3, in the final frame, but goals by John Hayden and Cody Learned earned the Bulldogs (14-5-4, 9-4-3 ECAC) the 2-1 win Saturday at Ingalls Rink in New Haven, Connecticut.
February 6, 2016 Pritchard Scores Twice as Saint Lawrence and Union Tie Feb. 6: Freshman Jacob Pritchard scored a pair of goals and goaltender Kyle Hayton had another big night with 34 saves as St. Lawrence and Union played to a 3-3 ECAC Hockey tie at Messa Rink in Schenectady Saturday night.
February 6, 2016 Yale Beats Harvard NEW HAVEN, Conn. – A great goalie can win huge rivalry games against high-ranked teams with highly rated offenses. All-American Alex Lyon stopped all 19 shots in the third period, including five on a three-minute power play, and finished with 25 as his No. 11 Yale hockey team registered a 2-1 win over No. 7 Harvard before a jam-packed Ingalls Rink in ECAC Hockey play.
February 5, 2016 Lewis Backstops Clarkson to Win at Union Senior goaltender Greg Lewis made a season-high 44 saves to backstop the Clarkson University Hockey team to a long awaited win in Schenectady, NY as the Golden Knights continued to roll with a 4-1 victory over Union College on Friday night. The Clarkson victory snapped a six-game losing skid to the Dutchmen and was the Green and Gold's first win at Messa Rink since a playoff triumph on March 6, 2005.
February 5, 2016 No. 17 Cornell Battles Back For Tie at #1 Quinnipiac HAMDEN, Conn. — Mitch Vanderlaan scored with 2 minutes, 42 seconds remaining in the third period and Mitch Gillam made 39 saves to send the Cornell men's hockey team to a 2-2 tie Friday night at national No. 1 Quinnipiac.
February 5, 2016 Late Power Play Goal Powers No. 7 Harvard Past Brown PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Tied at 2-2 with less than four minutes to play, senior forward Kyle Criscuolo scored the Crimson's 23rd power play goal of the season to clinch a road ECAC and Ivy League victory Friday at Brown (4-15-4, 2-11-3 ECAC).
February 5, 2016 No. 14 RPI Defeated by SLU TROY, N.Y. – Senior Tommy Thompson scored two third period goals to lead the St. Lawrence University men's hockey team to a 3-0 victory over 14th-ranked Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), on Friday night at the Houston Field House. With the win, the Saints improve to 14-11-2 overall (8-6-1 ECAC Hockey), while the Engineers drop to 14-9-6 (6-3-6 ECAC Hockey).
February 5, 2016 Wilson, Snively, Hayden Lead Bulldogs to Win vs Dartmouth NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Stu Wilson stepped it up a level when his team really needed another player to have a prolific night. The senior forward had a career-high two goals and one assist while leading the No. 11 Yale hockey team to a 5-1 victory over No. 20 Dartmouth before a full house at Ingalls Rink.
February 5, 2016 Inside ECAC Hockey Features Nanne & Megannety ALBANY, N.Y. -- Inside ECAC Hockey Weekly Radio Show is a program highlighting action from the previous weekend's games and upcoming games. The program also includes interviews with coaches and student-athletes and showcases stories from around the league.
February 5, 2016 Bardreau Earns AHL Rookie of the Month Honor SPRINGFIELD, Mass. ... The American Hockey League announced today that Stockton Heat center Derek Grant, Lehigh Valley Phantoms right wing Cole Bardreau and Rockford IceHogs goaltender Michael Leighton have been selected as the league's award winners for January.
February 5, 2016 Devils' Lee Stempniak Flies in Face of NHL's Youth Trend TORONTO - Lee Stempniak is a well-conditioned athlete who has survived several NHL seasons, so how hard could pilates be?
February 5, 2016 Quinnipiac Living on Edge, but Still Successful HAMDEN -- When Dean Lombardi, general manager of the Los Angeles Kings, came to the University of New Haven for a speaking engagement last fall, he recalled a scouting trip some 10 years earlier to monitor Jonathan Quick.
February 5, 2016 A Brief History of RPI's 'Big Red Freakout' It began innocently enough, the brainchild of an overzealous sports information director who wanted to create something unique for college hockey while also enhancing the game experience for the fans in the stands.
February 4, 2016 Weekend Preview: Looking to Make Their Mark ALBANY, N.Y. - - Top-ranked Quinnipiac has a commanding six-point lead in the race for the ‘Cleary Cup’ with four weekends of play remaining during the regular season campaign. The quest for the first-round byes is tighter than ever as positions two through nine in the league standings separated by a mere nine points. With all 12 teams facing-off in two league contests each this weekend, isolating themselves from the pack begins to take center stage.
February 4, 2016 Team Notes: Bears to Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of 1975-76 Squad PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's hockey team will entertain No. 7 Harvard (12/5) and No. 20 Dartmouth (12/6) in a pair of ECAC contests this weekend at Meehan Auditorium. Both games on Alumni Weekend are set for 7 p.m. Links to live video and live stats will be available at brownbears.com.
February 4, 2016 Team Notes: Clarkson Travels to Capital District Region Winners of three straight, unbeaten in its last five and 6-1-1 since January 3, the Clarkson University Hockey team has put together a pretty impressive start to the New Year. Guided by fifth-year head coach Casey Jones and assistants Phil Roy '00 and Josh Hauge, the Golden Knights stand at 13-10-3 overall and 5-6-3 in ECAC Hockey play. Clarkson, which did not have a league win in the 2015 portion of the schedule, is in eighth-place in the conference standings, four points out of a top for spot with eight games remaining in the regular season. Clarkson travels to New York's Capital District region this weekend to play at Union and Rensselaer. Game times are 7:00 p.m.
February 4, 2016 Team Notes: Raiders Ready for Road Colgate starts the final month of the regular season with a pair of road contests at ECAC Hockey foes Princeton and Quinnipiac. The Raiders open the weekend set Friday with a 7 p.m. matchup against the Tigers at Hobey Baker Rink before traveling to the Nutmeg State for a 7 p.m. showdown versus the No. 1-ranked Bobcats Saturday at High Point Solutions Arena.
February 4, 2016 Team Notes: Cornell Continues Road Stretch at No. 1/1 Quinnipiac HAMDEN, Conn. – The men's hockey team continues a stretch of four straight ECAC Hockey road games with a trip to Quinnipiac at 7 p.m. Friday. The game against the top-ranked Bobcats will be televised by SportsNet New York (SNY). Jason Weinstein will handle play-by-play, which can be heard in the Ithaca area on WHCU (870 AM, 95.9 FM).
February 4, 2016 Team Notes: No. 20 Dartmouth Heads to No. 11 Yale, Brown This Weekend The Dartmouth men’s hockey team is on the road for a pair of ECAC Hockey and Ivy League games this weekend, taking on Yale and Brown.
February 4, 2016 Team Notes: Havard Faces Old Foes Brown and Yale This Weekend Sandwiched between its two games in the 64th Annual Beanpot, the No. 7/7 Harvard men's hockey team hits the road for a pair of crucial games in the ECAC and Ivy League. On Friday, Feb. 5, the Crimson will visit Providence to take on Brown and then take the ice Saturday, Feb. 6 in New Haven, Connecticut to challenge rival No. 11/11 Yale. Both games are slated for 7 p.m. starts and will be broadcast on the Ivy League Digital Network.
February 4, 2016 Team Notes: Princeton Hosts Colgate & Cornell This Weekend PRINCETON, N.J. - The Princeton men's hockey teams hosts Colgate and No. 17 Cornell this weekend to Hobey Baker Rink. The Tigers take on head coach Ron Fogarty's alma mater on Friday, Feb. 5 at 7 p.m., and the Big Red for an ECAC and Ivy League match on Saturday, Feb. 6 at 7 p.m.
February 4, 2016 Team Notes: Top-Ranked Bobcats Host No. 17 Cornell (SNY, TSN) & Colgate This Weekend The nationally-ranked No.1/1 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team will host No. 17 Cornell on Friday, Feb. 5 and Colgate on Saturday, Feb. 6. The Bobcats' tilt against the Big Red on Friday can be seen live on SportsNet New York (SNY) where available.
February 4, 2016 Team Notes: RPI's Big Red Freakout! on Saturday The 14th-ranked Engineers have just eight ECAC Hockey games remaining in the regular season, including this weekend's action at the Houston Field House ... RPI hosts North Country-rivals St. Lawrence and Clarkson on Friday (7pm) and Saturday (7pm), respectively.
February 4, 2016 Team Notes: Dutchmen Return Home for Pair SCHENECTADY, N.Y.-The Union College men's ice hockey team returns to Messa Rink this weekend for a pair of ECAC Hockey contests against Clarkson and St. Lawrence. The Dutchmen host the Golden Knights at 7 p.m., Friday, Feb. 5 before facing St. Lawrence at 7 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 6.
February 4, 2016 Team Notes: Bulldogs Host Dartmouth & Harvard during Alumni Weekend NEW HAVEN, CT – The Yale men's hockey team (12-5-4, 7-4-3 ECAC) hosts a significant set at Ingalls Rink this weekend with two nationally ranked ECAC Hockey and Ivy League squads in town. The No. 11 ranked Bulldogs, 7-1-2 over the last 10 games, take on No. 20 Dartmouth and No. 7 Harvard on Friday and Saturday in 7 p.m. games on Alumni Weekend that can be seen on the Ivy League Digital Network. The Yale-Dartmouth game also airs on ESPN3.
February 3, 2016 Vesey, Snively & Lyon Earn League’s Monthly Awards ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s monthly awards were announced Wednesday, February 3 as senior forward Jimmy Vesey from Harvard was selected as the league’s Player of the Month; while the duo from Yale, freshman forward Joe Snively and junior netminder Alex Lyon, were tabbed as Rookie of the Month and Goaltender of the Month, respectively.
February 3, 2016 Aces Acquire Forward Matt Harlow from Manchester BOISE, IDAHO - The Alaska Aces are pleased to announce the acquisition of forward Matt Harlow from the Manchester Monarchs for cash considerations.
February 3, 2016 Hockey Legend Jack Riley Passes Away at 95 HANOVER, N.H. – Hockey legend and former Dartmouth captain John “Jack” Riley Jr. passed away Wednesday at the age of 95.
February 3, 2016 Schroeder the Heart of RPI Hockey TROY -- It’s not often when it can be said that the heart of a college hockey comes from one of the team’s smallest players.
February 3, 2016 Sullivan Develops into a ‘Heart-and-Soul Player’ for St. Lawrence It’s hard not to think about how far St. Lawrence sophomore forward Joe Sullivan has come — from a fringe recruit to the team’s leading goal scorer in his second season.
February 2, 2016 League’s Weekly Awards Presented to Barre, Taylor & Hayton ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, February 2 as Jack Barre, Dartmouth earned the league’s Player of the Week; Union’s Brendan Taylor captured the league’s Rookie of the Week honor; while Kyle Hayton from St. Lawrence was tabbed as the league’s Goaltender of the Week.
February 1, 2016 Gridiron Club Announces 23 Semi-Finalists for 64th Walter Brown Award BOSTON - February 1, 2016 - Gridiron Club of Greater Boston president Jim Kearney announced today that 23 NCAA Division One players are semifinalists for the 64th Walter Brown Award, presented annually to the best American-born college hockey player in New England.
February 1, 2016 Team Notes: Bears Visit UConn on Tuesday PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's hockey team will take a break from ECAC play on Tuesday for a non-conference matchup against Connecticut at the XL Center in Hartford. The game is set for 7:05 p.m. Links to live video and live stats will be available at brownbears.com.
February 1, 2016 League Issues Suspension ALBANY, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey today announced that Clarkson sophomore forward Sam Vigneault has been assessed a one-game suspension, in accordance with the League’s supplemental discipline process, as the result of his actions in the Clarkson vs. Colgate contest Saturday, January 30.
January 31, 2016 Game has Stopped, but Life Keeps Going for ex-Penguins Winger Adams Craig Adams said he was in his car, on his way to work, and that’s when it really struck me, like a puck to the ankle.
January 30, 2016 Tyson Spink Strikes for Colgate at Clarkson POTSDAM, N.Y. – Terrance Amorosa scored a power-play goal with 16 seconds remaining in the first period to break a 1-1 tie and lift Clarkson to a 2-1 victory over Colgate in ECAC Hockey action Saturday at Cheel Arena.
January 30, 2016 Grant Picks up Third Shutout for Dartmouth in Win Over Princeton HANOVER, N.H. – In front of a sellout crowd of 4,050 fans at Thompson Arena, the Dartmouth men’s hockey team defeated Princeton, 2-0, Saturday night.
January 30, 2016 Dartmouth Blanks Princeton HANOVER, N.H. (1/30/16) - Despite a +14 shot differential the Princeton men's hockey team couldn't get one by the smooth play of Dartmouth goaltender Charles Grant tonight as the Big Green post a 2-0 victory from Thompson Arena on Saturday night.
January 30, 2016 Winchester Immortalized on the Colts' Wall of Honor. CORNWALL, Ontario - Lawson MacDougall helped make it an even more special night for Jesse Winchester at the Ed Lumley Arena.
January 29, 2016 RPI Rallies Past Brown PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's hockey team raced out to a three-goal lead midway through the second period, but No. 16 Rensselaer rallied back with four unanswered goals to edge the Bears, 4-3, in Friday night's ECAC matchup at Meehan Auditorium.
January 29, 2016 Princeton Falls at Harvard CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (1/29/16) - It was entertaining and fast paced from start to finish and the Princeton men's hockey team held its own with No. 7 Harvard through the end, but the Crimson walked away with a 4-1 win on Friday night at Bright-Landry Hockey Center.
January 29, 2016 RPI Comes Back to Beat Brown PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's hockey team raced out to a three-goal lead midway through the second period, but No. 16 Rensselaer rallied back with four unanswered goals to edge the Bears, 4-3, in Friday night's ECAC matchup at Meehan Auditorium.
January 29, 2016 Yale Falls to Union NEW HAVEN, Conn.- The home team scored first, the visitors scored the next two and held on for an ECAC Hockey road upset in a packed Ingalls Rink. Alex Lyon stopped 29 of 31 shots and blanked Union on four power plays, but the Dutchmen got revenge for an overtime loss to the Bulldogs at home earlier this season with a 2-1 decision over No. 12 Yale.
January 29, 2016 Men's Ice Hockey Candidates Announced for the 2016 Senior CLASS Award OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (January 29, 2016) – Twenty of the top NCAA® men’s ice hockey student-athletes who excel both on and off the ice were selected as candidates today for the 2015-16 Senior CLASS Award® in collegiate hockey.
January 29, 2016 Team Notes: Saints Primed for National TV Game The Saints will play the rematch games with Central New York foes Colgate and Cornell this weekend and all three teams will be looking to make a move up the bunched-up ECAC standings.
January 29, 2016 No. 4 Quinnipiac Edges Harvard CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – In its first contest of the weekend, Harvard women's hockey fell to No. 4/4 Quinnipiac, 1-0, Friday afternoon at Bright-Landry Hockey Center.
January 28, 2016 USCHO.com's ECAC Hockey Preview A perfect storm of injuries and a string of tough road games had Clarkson stuck in a five-game losing streak at the start of January.
January 28, 2016 Team Notes: Brown Hosts No. 16 RPI and Union this Weekend PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's hockey team returns to College Hill this weekend for a pair of home games against No. 16 Rensselaer (1/29) and Union (1/30) at Meehan Auditorium. Links to live video and live stats will be available at brownbears.com.
January 28, 2016 Team Notes: Clarkson Host Central NY Rivals With a 4-1-1 mark in its past six games the Clarkson University Hockey team is entering the stretch run of the 2015-16 regular season with a full head of steam. The Golden Knights picked up three-of-four points in ECAC Hockey play this past weekend at Cheel Arena to move up to eighth place in the conference standings. Clarkson battled back to tie 12th-ranked Yale 2-2 on Friday and then posted its second shutout of the season and first since the opening game of the year with a 5-0 blanking of Brown on Saturday.
January 28, 2016 Canada’s Spink Twins Ruling Ice for the Colgate For all of their 23 years, Tyson and Tylor Spink have been a package deal. So you can’t blame them for thinking perhaps that should apply to the Hobey Baker Award as well.
January 28, 2016 Freshman Anthony Angello Continues to Shine for the Red Freshman right wing Anthony Angello has been dominant for the Cornell men’s ice hockey team this season, leading the team in scoring with eight goals. Angello has the ability to electrify the Lynah Faithful with his rare combination of skill and physicality. When Angello scored an overtime game winner against Colgate earlier this season, the crowd erupted and the student section chanted his name.
January 28, 2016 Team Notes: Cornell Treks North To Clarkson, St. Lawrence POTSDAM, N.Y. – Cornell hits the road for four straight games in ECAC Hockey play, starting with a trip to New York's North Country region. The Big Red plays Clarkson at 7 p.m. Friday, then makes the short drive west to Canton to take on St. Lawrence at 7 p.m. Saturday. Jason Weinstein will handle play-by-play, which can be heard in the Ithaca area on WHCU (870 AM, 95.9 FM). Both games will feature free web streaming through the host school's websites.
January 28, 2016 Team Notes: No. 1 Quinnipiac & Princeton Come to Hanover This Weekend The Dartmouth men’s hockey team plays host to a pair of ECAC Hockey teams this weekend at Thompson Arena as Quinnipiac and Princeton make their way to Hanover.
January 28, 2016 Team Notes: Harvard Hosts Princeton on NESN Friday The No. 7/7-ranked Harvard men's hockey team hosts a single game this weekend, as Ivy League foe Princeton journeys to Cambridge Friday night for a 7:30 p.m. puck drop. The game can be seen live on NESN and the Ivy League Digital Network and is the final primer for the Crimson before heading to TD Garden Monday, Feb. 1 to face-off against No. 5/5 Boston College in the semifinals of the 64th Annual Beanpot.
January 28, 2016 Team Notes: Tigers Travel to No. 7 Harvard & Dartmouth PRINCETON, N.J. - The Princeton men's hockey team travels to face No. 7 Harvard and Dartmouth this weekend, Jan. 29 & 30. Puck drop is at 7:30 p.m. Friday's nights game versus Harvard will be televised on NESN, and both games will be streamed on the Ivy League Digital Network.
January 28, 2016 Team Notes: No. 1 Quinnipiac Travels To Dartmouth The nationally-ranked No.1/1 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team will travel to Hanover, New Hampshire on Friday, Jan. 29 to take on Dartmouth in an ECAC Hockey match-up at Thompson Arena at 8 p.m.
January 28, 2016 RPI Better with Hampton on the Ice TROY -- Phil Hampton won’t fill up the scoresheet. He won’t send opposing forwards sprawling onto the ice with any regularity.
January 28, 2016 Team Notes: RPI on the Road This Weekend The 16th-ranked Engineers open a stretch of 10 consecutive ECAC Hockey games to close out the regular season this weekend, when they travel to Brown and 11th-ranked Yale on Friday (7pm) and Saturday (7pm), respectively.
January 28, 2016 White Out At Appleton for Nationally Televised Game St. Lawrence University's men's hockey team will host Colgate in a nationally televised game on Friday night and it will be White Out Night at Appleton Arena. The game has a special start time of 8 p.m. to accommodate the television broadcast.
January 28, 2016 Team Notes: Dutchmen Head to Yale and Brown this Weekend SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—The Union College men's ice hockey team goes on the road this weekend to take on ECAC Hockey foes #11/12 Yale and Brown. The Dutchmen play the Bulldogs at 7 p.m., Friday, Jan. 29 before squaring off with the Bears at 7 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 30.
January 28, 2016 Tean Notes: Yale Looks to Continue Unbeaten Streak NEW HAVEN, CT – The Yale men’s hockey team (11-4-4, 6-3-3 ECAC) has the second longest active unbeaten streak in Division I at eight games. The Bulldogs take that 6-0-2 string into an important conference weekend with Union and Rensselaer coming to Ingalls for a pair of 7 p.m. games that can be seen on the Ivy League Digital Network.
January 27, 2016 Quantock Added to Engineers Staff TROY, N.Y. - The Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) hockey programs have added Aaron Quantock to their staffs as the Operations Coordinator, it has been announced by Director of Athletics Dr. Lee McElroy.
January 26, 2016 Criscuolo, Floodstrand & Grant Tabbed with League’s Weekly Awards
 ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, January 26 as the duo from Harvard Kyle Criscuolo and Michael Floodstrand earned the league’s Player of the Week and Rookie of the Week honors, respectively; while Dartmouth’s Charles Grant was voted the league’s Goaltender of the Week.
January 26, 2016 Team Notes: Princeton Returns to the Ice after an 18-day Hiatus PRINCETON, N.J. - Princeton returns to the ice after an 18-day hiatus for semester exams, hosting American International on Tuesday, Jan. 26. The opening puck drops at 7 p.m., at Hobey Baker Rink.
January 26, 2016 Bobcats Head Coach Rand Pecknold To Appear On "This Week in Hockey" Quinnipiac men's ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold will be featured on SiriusXM College Sports Network's "This Week in College Hockey" with Zig Fracassi on Tuesday, Jan. 26 at 10:00 p.m. EST. Bobcat fans with SiriusXM accounts can tune in on Channel 84.
January 22, 2016 Grant and Dartmouth Shutout No. 10 Cornell ITHACA, N.Y. – Senior netminder Charles Grant turned aside 18 shots in Dartmouth’s 3-0 shutout of No. 10 Cornell Friday night at Lynah Rink.
January 22, 2016 Inside ECAC Hockey Features Harrison, Teves & Wilkins ALBANY, N.Y. -- Inside ECAC Hockey Weekly Radio Show is a program highlighting action from the previous weekend's games and upcoming games. The program also includes interviews with coaches and student-athletes and showcases stories from around the league.
January 22, 2016 Team Notes: Engineers Primed for Fourth Mayor's Cup The 16th-ranked Engineers will take on area-rival Union College on Saturday at the Times Union Center, in the 4th Annual Mayor's Cup game (7:30pm) ... The Dutchmen have won two of the three previous match-ups, including an 8-3 victory last year.
January 22, 2016 SLU in Search of Offense to Snap Slump CANTON — The struggling St. Lawrence University hockey team finds itself trying to break out of another January swoon.
January 22, 2016 Team Notes: Home Sweet Home HOME SWEET HOME: The Saints hope to regain the win trail this weekend as they start a stretch of four straight home games with Brown and Yale visiting Appleton Arena for a ECAC Hockey set. The Saints are currently seventh in the ECAC standings, but just four points out of the top four. They trail fifth place Yale by five points and have a three point cushion on Brown, which comes into the weekend tied for 11th. SLU has eight of its final 12 regular season games at home with Colgate and Cornell coming in next weekend. They then alternate home and away weekends through the final four weeks of the season. The Saints swept both Brown and Yale last season beating the Bears twice by 5-2 scores and beating Yale 4-0 in New Haven and 3-2 in overtime in Canton. The sweep of Brown broke a long streak in which the Bears had taken at least one point from the Saints in each season since 1991-92. The Saints head into the start of the home series with a 6-4-0 overall Appleton record and 2-1-0 league mark.
January 22, 2016 Team Notes: Dutchmen Set for Fourth Annual Mayor's Cup ALBANY, N.Y.— One of college hockey's premier rivalries will be renewed when Union College takes on Rensselaer in the fourth annual Capital District Mayor's Cup on Saturday, Jan. 23 at the Times Union Center.
January 21, 2016 Weekend Preview: Key League Points Up for Grabs ALBANY, N.Y. -- With only Princeton idle this week a full slate of games is on tap in ECAC Hockey-play highlighted by Dartmouth and Harvard each visiting Colgate and Cornell; Route 7 Rivals, Rensselaer and Union facing-off at the Times Union Center in Albany, N.Y. eyeing the ‘Mayor’s Cup;’ both Brown and Yale traveling to the North Country to take on Clarkson and St. Lawrence; and Rensselaer skating into Hamden to take on top-ranked Quinnipiac on Thursday evening.
January 21, 2016 Team Notes: Bears Travel to the North Country this Weekend PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's hockey team will head to the North Country this weekend for a pair of ECAC games at St. Lawrence (1/22) and Clarkson (1/23). Links to live video and live stats will be available at brownbears.com.
January 21, 2016 Team Notes: Clarkson Opens Four-Game Home Stand at Cheel Arena With three wins in its last four games, all against Top-20 ranked teams, the Clarkson University Hockey team has gained needed confidence and generated momentum for a strong second-half run. Guided by fifth-year head coach Casey Jones and assistants Phil Roy '00 and Josh Hauge, the Golden Knights stand at .500 overall with a 10-10-2 record and picked up their first wins in ECAC Hockey play last week to improve to 2-6-2 in league play.
January 21, 2016 Team Notes: Colgate Returns To Starr Colgate is back home for the first time in nearly 50 days this weekend as it entertains Harvard and Dartmouth in a pair of ECAC Hockey contests at Starr Rink. The Raiders begin the weekend Friday with a rematch of the 2015 ECAC Hockey Tournament championship game against the nationally-ranked Crimson before welcoming the Big Green to town the following evening.
January 21, 2016 Team Notes: Cornell Gears Up For Dartmouth, Harvard ITHACA, N.Y. – Cornell returns to ECAC Hockey play at Lynah Rink with a bang, hosting Ivy League rivals Dartmouth and Harvard on Friday and Saturday nights, respectively. Jason Weinstein will handle play-by-play and Tony Eisenhut will provide color commentary for both games, which will be streamed live on the subscription-based Ivy League Digital Network. Additionally, Friday's game against the Big Green will simulcast for free on ESPN3. The call for Saturday's game against Harvard can be heard in the Ithaca area on WHCU (870 AM, 95.9 FM).
January 21, 2016 Team Notes: Dartmouth Heads to Central NY to Take on Cornell & Colgate The Dartmouth men’s hockey team hits the road for a pair in Central New York this weekend at No. 10 Cornell and Colgate.
January 21, 2016 Team Notes: Harvard Journeys to New York to Take On Colgate, Cornell The No. 9/8 Harvard men's hockey team makes the trek to central New York this weekend, visiting Colgate Friday and Ivy League rival No. 10/10 Cornell Saturday. Both games are slated for 7 p.m. starts and represent the first meeting against either team for the Crimson.
January 21, 2016 Komets Call Up Goalie Sean Bonar Fort Wayne, IN-- The Komets announced Thursday that veteran forward Leo Thomas and goaltender Sean Bonar have been called up from the SPHL.
January 21, 2016 Team Notes: No. 1/1 QU Hosts No. 16 RPI The nationally-ranked No.1/1 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team will host No. 16 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Engineers in a battle between ECAC Hockey's first and second place teams on Thursday, Jan. 21 at 7 p.m. at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center in Hamden, Conn.
January 21, 2016 Team Notes: Blue Heading to North Country NEW HAVEN, CT – The Yale men's hockey team (10-4-3, 5-3-2 ECAC) takes its six-game unbeaten streak to the North Country to face Clarkson (10-10-2, 2-6-2) and St. Lawrence (10-10-2, 4-5-1) this weekend. The 7 p.m. conference games at Cheel and Appleton Arenas, on Friday and Saturday at Potsdam and Canton, can be seen on the host school's website.
January 20, 2016 Sinz Transfers to Wisconsin Eau Claire Bryan Sinz, a junior defenseman on the Clarkson University Hockey team, has decided to withdraw from the University and transfer to the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire for the second semester.
January 20, 2016 Mayor's Cup Preview ALBANY -- Heated hockey rivals Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Union College will battle in the 4th Annual Mayor’s Cup Game at 7:30 p.m. Saturday night at the Times Union Center.
January 20, 2016 Team Notes: RPI Set for Visit to No. 1 Quinnipiac The 16th-ranked Engineers travel to Hamden, Conn. for a mid-week ECAC Hockey game on Thursday ... Puck drop is schedule for 7pm ... The Engineers then take on Union College at the Times Union Center in the Fourth Annual Mayor's Cup on Saturday (7:30pm).
January 19, 2016 League's Student-Athletes Among Nominees for Hockey Humanitarian Award Eighteen nominees have been named for the 2016 BNY Mellon Wealth Management Hockey Humanitarian Award.
January 19, 2016 League’s Weekly Awards Presented to Barre, Dauda & Kasdorf
 ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, January 19 as Dartmouth’s Jack Barre earned the league’s Player of the Week honor; Adam Dauda from Colgate was voted Rookie of the Week; while Rensselaer’s Jason Kasdorf was tabbed as the league’s Goaltender of the Week.
January 19, 2016 Pecknold's Commitment Drives Quinnipiac Hockey To No. 1 In Country Once Again HAMDEN — When Quinnipiac became the nation's No. 1 hockey team Feb. 11, 2013, in both the USCHO.com and USA Today polls, it not only was a seminal moment for the program. It was the clarion call for media and college hockey fans to examine how Rand Pecknold had turned the little school on the hill into a collegiate power.
January 18, 2016 Quinnipiac Consensus No. 1 In National Polls HAMDEN, Conn. – The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team was ranked No. 1 in the USCHO.com Division I Poll and the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Poll as well as the PairWise Rankings, on Monday, Jan. 18, 2016. The Bobcats are 19-1-3 overall including a 10-0-2 record in ECAC Hockey, good for first place in the league standings with 22 points.
January 18, 2016 Team Notes: Bobcats Travel to Maine on Tuesday The nationally-ranked No.1/ 2 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team travels to Orono, Maine to take on the University of Maine at Alfond Arena on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016.
January 18, 2016 Higgs Called Up to San Antonio The San Antonio Rampage have signed forward Brock Higgs of the Atlanta Gladiators to a professional try-out contract, the team announced Monday.
January 16, 2016 Clarkson Skates Past Harvard With an outstanding effort on the road the Clarkson University Hockey team came through with its biggest win of the season, knocking off 7th-ranked Harvard 5-1 in ECAC Hockey action at Bright-Landry Hockey Center in Cambridge, MA on Saturday night.
January 15, 2016 Brown Edged At Yale NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Nick Lappin (Geneva, Ill.) and Sam Lafferty (Hollidaysburg, Pa.) both scored for the Bears, but the Brown men's hockey team fell to No. 12 Yale, 3-2, in Friday's ECAC matchup at Ingalls Rink.
January 15, 2016 Win Against SLU May Spark Clarkson Turnaround POTSDAM — A turnaround for the Clarkson University men’s hockey team’s season may have started during a game the Golden Knights lost on Jan. 2.
January 15, 2016 Team Notes: Colgate Treks to Captial Region Colgate returns to ECAC Hockey play this weekend as it wraps up a six-game road swing with a visit to Capital District foes Union and RPI. The Raiders open the two-game set Friday with a visit to Messa Rink for a contest with the Dutchmen before taking on the Engineers Saturday evening at Houston Field House.
January 15, 2016 Ohrvall on Scoring Streak for RPI TROY -- Coach Seth Appert had to win an old-fashioned recruiting job to bring Jesper Ohrvall to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
January 15, 2016 Rally Cry Goes Out, SLU Needs to Regroup CANTON — Coming off a disappointing loss to Clarkson earlier in the week, the rallying cry for the St. Lawrence hockey team is to simply regroup.
January 14, 2016 USCHO.com's 'This Week in ECAC Hockey' Dartmouth coach Bob Gaudet was faced with a lot of unknowns entering the season. The Big Green graduated their top three scorers from last year as part of an eight-man senior class, meaning a number of returning players were going to see time in different roles.
January 14, 2016 Weekend Preview: The Race Resumes... ALBANY, N.Y. - The chase for the 2016 Cleary Cup resumes this weekend with ten of the league’s teams participating in conference-play. With most non-conference action now in the books teams will now focus on league-play and look to find their stride in the second part of the season.
January 14, 2016 Team Notes: Knights Look to Add Wins at Dartmouth and Harvard With a win over its archrival in its most celebrated home game of the season the Clarkson University Hockey team could not have asked for a better way to start the second half of the ECAC Hockey campaign. The Golden Knights, guided by fifth-year head coach Casey Jones and assistants Phil Roy '00 and Josh Hauge will look to build upon Tuesday's 3-1 victory over St. Lawrence at Cheel Arena when they take to the road to battle Dartmouth and Harvard.
January 14, 2016 Cornell's Tschantz with a Chance to Make an Impact Cornell University men’s hockey coach Mike Schafer loves big, skilled, physical forwards willing and capable of playing two-way hockey. Sophomore Dwyer Tschantz fits that description, and he may still just be scratching the surface of his potential.
January 14, 2016 Team Notes: Home Weekend on Tap vs. North Country Teams for Big Green The Dartmouth men’s hockey team plays host to conference foes Clarkson and St. Lawrence this weekend at Thompson Arena with both puck drops set for 7:05 p.m.
January 14, 2016 Bobcats Visit Green Acres Elementary School The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team visited Green Acres Elementary School on Tuesday, Jan. 12. The Bobcats' visit to the North Haven, Conn. school - grades kindergarten through sixth - has become an annual tradition, and often one of the most highly anticiated events during the student-athletes busy season.
January 14, 2016 Team Notes: RPI Home to Cornell/Colgate This Weekend The Engineers return the Houston Field House for the first time since December 12, when they host eight-ranked Cornell on Friday (7pm) ... The weekend homestand concludes on Saturday against Colgate (7pm).
January 14, 2016 Team Notes: Saints Look to Rebound The Saints will hope to snap a three-game losing streak this weekend, but it won’t be an easy task as they play at seventh-ranked Harvard on Friday and at Dartmouth, winners in three of their last four, on Saturday.
January 13, 2016 Team Notes: Bears Primed for Home-and-Home Series with No. 12 Yale PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's hockey team returns to ECAC action this weekend with a home-and-home series with No. 12 Yale. The Bears will visit New Haven on Friday before hosting the Bulldogs on Saturday night. Links to live video and live stats will be available at brownbears.com.
January 13, 2016 Team Notes: Cornell Returns To League Play Friday At Rensselaer TROY, N.Y. – With a successful first half of the season in the books, Cornell will turn its attention back to ECAC Hockey play for the rest of the regular season starting with Friday's game at Rensselaer in a matchup of two of the top three teams in the league standings. Jason Weinstein will handle play-by-play, which can be heard in the Ithaca area on WHCU (870 AM, 95.9 FM). The game will also be streamed for free online by RPI TV.
January 13, 2016 Harvard Athletics and ONE World Sports Announce New Coverage for 2016 CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Harvard Athletics is pleased to announce an agreement with ONE World Sports that will see five home events broadcast on the network in 2016.
January 13, 2016 Team Notes: Harvard Hosts St. Lawrence, Clarkson in League Showdowns The No. 7/8 Harvard men's hockey team will play its first back-to-back home games since the second weekend of the season this Friday and Saturday, hosting fellow ECAC members, St. Lawrence and Clarkson at The Bright-Landry Hockey Center. Both games are slated for 7 p.m. starts and will be broadcast on both ESPN3 and the Ivy League Digital Network.
January 13, 2016 Upcoming RPI Game All About Autism TROY --RPI hockey is a family tradition for Jason Kippen.
January 13, 2016 Union Hosts Mental Health Awareness Game SCHENECTADY, NY-- The Union College Women's and Men's Ice Hockey teams will be participating in a Mental Health Awareness Game on Saturday, January 16 at 3 p.m. (vs. RPI), and 7 p.m. (vs Cornell), respectively.
January 13, 2016 Team Notes: Dutchmen Prepare to Host Colgate and Cornell SCHENECTADY, N.Y.--The Union College men's ice hockey team returns to Messa Rink for the first time since Dec. 20 this weekend, facing Colgate Friday, Jan. 15 before welcoming #7/8 Cornell Saturday, Jan. 16.
January 13, 2016 Team Notes: Bulldogs Have Weekend Series With Brown NEW HAVEN, CT – The Yale men's hockey team (8-4-3, 3-3-2 ECAC) finished its non-league slate with a 5-1-1 record. The stretch run of the ECAC begins this weekend with a home-and-home series against travel partner Brown (4-8-3, 2-5-2 ECAC). The Bulldogs and Bears skate at Ingalls Rink Friday and at Meehan Auditorium on Saturday. Both are 7 p.m. face-offs that air live on the Ivy League Digital Network.
January 12, 2016 St. Denis, Angello & Gillam Tabbed with League’s Weekly Awards
 ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, January 12 as Quinnipiac’s Travis St. Denis earned the league’s Player of the Week honor; while the duo from Cornell, Anthony Angello, and Mitch Gillam were voted Rookie of the Week and Goaltender of the Week, respectively.
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January 12, 2016 Team Notes: Saints Visit Rival Clarkson The Saints return to ECAC competition with Tuesday’s game at Clarkson and it is league play the rest of the way after finishing the non- league portion of the schedule at 6-5-1 after last weekend’s two losses to Northeastern.
January 11, 2016 Team Notes: Clarkson Hosts St. Lawrence in Tuesday Night Affair at Cheel The Clarkson University Hockey team will look to build upon a win over a nationally-ranked team in its final non-league game of the season as it begins the second-half slate of the ECAC Hockey campaign next week.
January 11, 2016 Quinnipiac Makes a Statement with its OT Win over Harvard NEW YORK -- Derek Smith has played in front of big crowds before. As a 16-year old defenseman, over 18,000 packed into St. Paul's Xcel Center to see his team play in the Minnesota state high school tournament.
January 10, 2016 Dartmouth Snaps Holy Cross' Unbeaten Streak in Home Win HANOVER, N.H. – The longest current unbeaten streak in the nation came to an end Sunday afternoon as the Dartmouth men’s hockey team defeated Holy Cross, 5-2, at Thompson Arena.
January 9, 2016 Buffalo's Moulson Helping Rookie Eichel Adjust to NHL Life Being an 18-year-old kid and getting set to embark on a full 82-game NHL season can be a daunting proposition.
January 9, 2016 MSG Welcomes the Biggest College Hockey Stars—Also the Shortest After the Rangers and Capitals clear the ice on Saturday afternoon, the star players in the next game may look smaller. There’s a reason for this. They’re actually shorter.
January 9, 2016 Clarkson Cruises to Win at Brown With its most convincing win of the season, a 7-0 victory over Brown in Providence, RI on Saturday, the Clarkson University Women's Hockey team capped off a stellar start to the New Year in its opening weekend of the 2016 portion of the schedule.
January 8, 2016 Gillam's Shutout Helps Big Red Past Merrimack ITHACA, N.Y. — Jeff Kubiak and Reece Willcox scored second-period goals and Mitch Gillam made 26 saves for his fourth shutout of the season as the Cornell men's hockey team kicked off the new year with a 3-0 blanking of Merrimack on Friday night at Lynah Rink. Mitch Vanderlaan and Patrick McCarron had two assists apiece, and Dwyer Tschantz iced the game with an empty-net goal.
January 8, 2016 Dartmouth Falls at Vermont on Martin St. Louis Night BURLINGTON, Vt. – A goal late in the second period proved to be the difference Friday night as Vermont defeated the Dartmouth men’s hockey team, 1-0, at Gutterson Field House.
January 8, 2016 Princeton Plays to Draw with Union PRINCETON, N.J. (1/8/16) - The Princeton men's hockey team skated to a 4-4 tie with Union on Friday night, the second draw of the weekend for the Tigers.
January 8, 2016 Vecchione Records 100th Career Point as Dutchmen Skate to Tie With Princeton Princeton, NJ -Junior forward Mike Vecchione (Saugus, Mass.) recorded his 100th career point as the Union College men's ice hockey team skated to a 4-4 tie with Princeton, Friday night at Hobey Baker Rink in ECAC Hockey action. The Dutchmen, who are unbeaten in their last 13 games against Princeton (10-0-3), go to 9-7-5 overall and 2-6-2 in ECAC Hockey, while the Tigers move to 4-12-2 overall and 3-7-2 in conference play.
January 8, 2016 Bulldogs Blank ASU GLENDALE, Ariz. – The Sun Devils were looking for an upset on a big stage tonight but got burned by a fired-up bunch of Bulldogs. The No. 12 Yale hockey team got goals from four different skaters to register a 4-0 win over Arizona State in the second game of the inaugural Desert Hockey Classic.
January 8, 2016 Three League Teams Ranked Among Top 10 U.S. Colleges for Men's Ice Hockey Ice hockey is passionately followed and played around the world. The International Ice Hockey Federation surveyed 62 nations in 2013 and found the number of hockey players had grown by 2.47% to over 1.64 million. In North America and beyond, players can find jobs at minor and major levels of hockey. The IIHF also noted a growth in the number of officials by 5.48% and the number of ice rinks by over 3%. This points to an increase in jobs in refereeing, coaching and facilitating the sport.
January 8, 2016 Inside ECAC Hockey Features Clifton, Hudak & Lappin ALBANY, N.Y. -- Inside ECAC Hockey Weekly Radio Show is a program highlighting action from the previous weekend's games and upcoming games. The program also includes interviews with coaches and student-athletes and showcases stories from around the league.
January 8, 2016 Yann Danis to Represent Albany Devils in AHL All-Star Classic For the second consecutive year, the Albany Devils will have two representatives in the American Hockey League's All-Star Classic, to be played Monday, Feb. 1, in Syracuse.
January 7, 2016 Veronneau Paces Tigers in Tie With No. 20 Rensselaer PRINCETON, N.J. (1/7/16) - Freshman Max Véronneau had his first career three-point evening, scoring twice and adding one assist as Princeton skated to a 3-3 tie with No. 20 Rensselaer on a rare Thursday night game at Hobey Baker Rink.
January 7, 2016 St. Denis and Garteig Hit Milestones As No. 1/2 Bobcats Blank Union HAMDEN, Conn. – Quinnipiac's Travis St. Denis (Trail, British Columbia) became the 38th player in program history to reach 100 career points while Michael Garteig (Prince George, British Columbia) tallied his NCAA-leading and program record seventh shutout of the season as the No. 1/2 Bobcats topped Union, 5-0, in an ECAC Hockey match-up at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center.
January 7, 2016 Team Notes: Colgate Closes Out Non-Conference Portion of its Schedule Colgate closes out the non-conference portion of its schedule this weekend with a two-game series at Maine. Meeting on the ice for the first time since the 2008-09 season, the Raiders and Black Bears square off in a pair of 7 p.m. contests Friday and Saturday at Alfond Arena.
January 7, 2016 Big Red Ready for a Restart There’s no need for introductions or name tags, but the Cornell University men’s hockey team must start anew now that the calendar has flipped forward to 2016.
January 7, 2016 Team Notes: Cornell Returns Home For Series vs. Merrimack ITHACA, N.Y. – Coming off a polarizing second-place finish at the Florida College Hockey Classic, the Cornell men's hockey team will close out the regular season portion of its non-conference schedule with a two-game set against Merrimack on Friday and Saturday nights at Lynah Rink. Cornell's first home games in five weeks will be broadcast on subscription-based Ivy League Digital Network, with Jason Weinstein handling play-by-play and Tony Eisenhut offering color commentary. Their call can also be heard in the Ithaca area on WHCU (870 AM, 95.9 FM).
January 7, 2016 Dartmouth Hopes Tourney Win is Turning Point When Dartmouth finished up its first half with another loss at New Hampshire, few figured the second half would have a lot to look forward to. The defense looked terrible, it had been blown out many times and its goaltending was over-matched with the quality of opponents that the Big Green were seeing.
January 7, 2016 Team Notes: Dartmouth Opens Weekend at Vermont on Friday Night The Dartmouth men’s hockey team is back in action Friday night at Vermont before returning home to take on Holy Cross Sunday at Thompson Arena. The two contests are the final non-conference games of the season for the Big Green.
January 7, 2016 Princeton Maintaining Focus on the Big Picture Hosting No. 3 Quinnipiac last week in its first game since December 12, the Princeton University men’s hockey team looked like it was still on holiday break in the early stages of the contest.
January 7, 2016 Team Notes: Tigers Play Rare Thursday/Friday Series with RPI/Union PRINCETON, N.J. - The Princeton men's hockey team hosts No. 20 Rensselaer in a rare Thursday night showdown, before taking on Union on Friday night. Both games begin at 7 p.m., at Hobey Baker Rink.
January 7, 2016 Team Notes: Bobcats Host Union, Face Harvard at Madison Square Garden The nationally-ranked No.1/ 2 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team will resume ECAC Hockey play when it hosts Union on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016 at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center at 7 p.m. Quinnipiac will then travel to Manhattan on Saturday, Jan. 9 to face national-ranked No. 4/5 Harvard at the "World's Most Famous Arena", Madison Square Garden in the "Rivalry on Ice" Game set for a 7:30 p.m. start.
January 7, 2016 Team Notes: RPI Treks to Princeton The Engineers finish off their 2016-opening three-game road trip on Thursday night, when they travel to Princeton, N.J., for an ECAC Hockey bout with the Tigers ... Puck drop is scheduled for 7pm.
January 7, 2016 Team Notes: Saints Return to Action After a 26-day Layoff The Saints return to action after a 26-day layoff as they host Northeastern to conclude the non-league portion of their schedule and kick off the 2016 half of the slate.
January 7, 2016 Union's Vecchione Closing in on 100 Career Points SCHENECTADY — The start of Mike Vecchione’s season for the Union College hockey team didn’t go as well as he would liked.
January 7, 2016 Team Notes: Yale Takes on ASU Friday Night in Inaugural Desert Hockey Classic GLENDALE, AZ – The Yale hockey team makes its first trip to the Grand Canyon State this weekend to take part in the inaugural Desert Hockey Classic, hosted by Arizona State University and the Gila River Arena (17,125). The No. 12 Bulldogs (7-4-2) face the Sun Devils (5-15-0) on Friday at 10 p.m. ET in the second game of the tournament airing live on the PAC 12 Networks. Matt McConnell and former NHL forward Tyson Nash have the call of the action.
January 6, 2016 All-Session Tickets To Go On Sale ALBANY, N.Y. – ECAC Hockey (@ecachockeyMWD1) announced today that all-session tickets to the 2016 CHA Consulting ECAC Hockey Men’s Championship are on sale as of Friday, Jan. 8. Tickets can be purchased at the 1980 Rink - Herb Brooks Arena Box Office, by calling 518-523-3330 or through www.whitefacelakeplacid.com. The event marks the 55th overall championship and the 13th time at historic 1980 Rink - Herb Brooks Arena, Lake Placid N.Y., which hosted the league’s marquee event from 1993-2002 and 2014-2015.
January 6, 2016 Admirals Sign Winger Janick Asselin NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk Admirals announce today that the ECHL club has signed forward Janick Asselin to a standard players contract.
January 6, 2016 Inside Cornell’s Lynah Rink Merrimack visits Cornell’s Lynah Rink for the first time in program history this upcoming weekend, with games against the Big Red scheduled for Friday and Saturday night in Itacha, N.Y.
January 6, 2016 Team Notes: Harvard Hosts No. 11/11 BU, Takes on No. 2/1 QU in Rivalry on Ice Coming off its championship at the 25th Annual Mariucci Classic in Minnesota, the No. 5/4 Harvard Hockey will gear up for a pair of contests against nationally-ranked opponents this week. Playing its first home game in two months, the Crimson will host No. 11/11 Boston University Thursday evening on NESNplus before heading to New York City to face-off against No. 2/1 Quinnipiac at Madison Square Garden in the Rivalry on Ice.
January 6, 2016 Team Notes: Dutchmen Return to League Play at Quinnipiac and Princeton SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—The Union College men's ice hockey team faces a quick turnaround this week, returning to ECAC Hockey play at #2 Quinnipiac on Thursday before facing Princeton on Friday.
January 5, 2016 Hayden's Two Goals Lift Yale Over UMass in OT AMHERST, Mass. – John Hayden has five goals in his last three games but none was more important than his tally with 1:47 left in overtime that gave the No. 12 Yale hockey team a 3-2 win over UMass at the Mullins Center.
January 5, 2016 League’s Monthly Awards Presented to Clifton, Vidmar & Garteig ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s monthly awards were announced Tuesday, January 5 as junior forward Tim Clifton from Quinnipiac was selected as the league’s Player of the Month; Union freshman forward Sebastian Vidmar was tabbed as Rookie of the Month; while Michael Garteig, senior, Quinnipiac was named Goaltender of the Month.
January 5, 2016 Catching Up with the Action at NCAA Hockey's Midway Point Tempus fugit, right?
January 5, 2016 League’s Weekly Awards Presented to Lappin, Marchin & Grant
 ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, January 5 as Brown’s Nick Lappin and Tommy Marchin were voted as the league’s Player of the Week and Rookie of the Week, respectively; while Charles Grant was tabbed with Goaltender of the Week honors.
January 5, 2016 Asselin Leaves Clarkson Janick Asselin, a sophomore forward on the Clarkson University Hockey team, has decided to leave the University and pursue opportunities in professional hockey. The Coaticook, QUE native skated in 40 career games for the Golden Knights scoring 16 points on four goals and 12 assists. He played in 15 of Clarkson's 19 games this season, recording four assists.
January 4, 2016 Hard Work, Solid Attitude Pays Off for Calgary Flames' Josh Jooris Josh Jooris was glad to be wearing skates and shoulder-pads instead of a suit and tie.
January 4, 2016 Team Notes: Yale Back in Regular Season Tuesday NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Exams, holidays and exhibition games are out of the way, so it's time for the Yale men's hockey team to dig into the 2016 portion of the regular-season schedule. The first challenge of the new year comes in the form of Hockey East standout UMass (7-8-4, 2-2-4 HE). The No. 12/13 Bulldogs and Minutemen drop the puck on Jan. 5 at the Mullins Center in a 7 p.m. game airing live on the UMass All-Access website.
January 3, 2016 Dutchmen Top Robert Morris To Extend Winning Streak to Five HANOVER, N.H.-The Union College men's ice hockey posted its fifth consecutive win, knocking off Robert Morris, 5-4, at the 27th Annual Ledyard Classic on Sunday night. The Dutchmen, who are unbeaten in their last seven, improve to 9-6-4, while the Colonials go to 11-6-3.
January 2, 2016 Clarkson Hockey Suffers Loss at No. 12 Bowling Green The fortunes of the Clarkson University Hockey team did not change with the opening of the New Year as the Golden Knights lost their fifth straight game with a 6-3 setback at nationally-ranked Bowling Green State University in Ohio on Saturday night.
January 2, 2016 Dartmouth Overpowers Robert Morris in Ledyard Classic Opener HANOVER, N.H. – The Dartmouth men’s hockey team defeated Robert Morris, 5-1, Saturday evening in the opening night of the 27th Ledyard Classic at Thompson Arena.
January 2, 2016 2015-16 ECAC Hockey First Semester Report ECAC Hockey has wrapped up its first semester, and it’s been a good start to the season. I wrote a prediction column at the start of the year, where I picked the players to watch and where each team would finish. Needless to say, there have been a few surprises so far.
January 2, 2016 Team Notes: Brown Hosts No. 1 Providence Sunday in Mayor’s Cup Finale PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's hockey team will kick off the new year on Sunday when the Bears host No. 1 Providence College in the second and final game of the 30th annual Mayor's Cup series at Meehan Auditorium. The game will start at 4 p.m. Links to live video and live stats will be available at brownbears.com.
January 2, 2016 Princeton's Power Play Goals Lead to Victory Over Yale PRINCETON, N.J. (1/2/16) - The Princeton power play exploded scoring three straight goals to lift the women's hockey team to a 5-1 win over Yale on Saturday, Jan. 2 at Hobey Baker Rink.
January 1, 2016 No. 7 Crimson Tops Ferris State To Advance to Title Game MINNEAPLOIS – Matching its season-high of seven goals, the No. 7/7 Harvard men's hockey team kicked off the New Year with a 7-3 triumph in its first-ever meeting against Ferris State in the opening round of the 25th Annual Mariucci Classic at Minnesota.
January 1, 2016 McPherson Recalled by Amerks The Rochester Americans announced today that the team has recalled forward Allan McPherson from the Elmira Jackals of the ECHL.
January 1, 2016 Team Notes: Dartmouth Hosts 27th Ledyard Classic vs. RMU & Merrimack The Dartmouth men’s hockey team will host the Ledyard Classic at Thompson Arena. Joining the Big Green over the two days are Robert Morris, Merrimack and fellow ECAC Hockey foe Union.
January 1, 2016 Moore a Key Contributor for Rangers Amid Team’s Struggles TAMPA, Fla. — Dominic Moore does not know Ryan Fitzpatrick, even though they overlapped at Harvard for two academic years in the early 2000s. But the hockey player will be rooting for the football player from afar in Sunday’s win-and-in game against the Bills.
January 1, 2016 Condon Stars for Canadiens in Homecoming Game FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Mike Condon's return to Gillette Stadium on Friday ended with a win, the same result often achieved when Condon sat in the upper deck to watch one of his idols, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, play football.
January 1, 2016 Team Notes: Princeton and Holy Cross Meet For First Time in Nearly 30 Years PRINCETON, N.J. - The New Year kicks off with Princeton taking on Holy Cross in a non-conference game on Saturday, Jan. 2. Game time is a 7:05 p.m., at the DCU Center in Worcester, Mass.
January 1, 2016 Team Notes: Bobcats Back In Action On Saturday Nationally-ranked No. 2/3 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey will face Northeastern in a non-conference match-up at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 2 at Matthews Arena in Boston, Mass.
January 1, 2016 Team Notes: Dutchmen Set to Open 2016 at 27th Annual Ledyard Classic SCHENECTADY, N.Y.-- The Union College men's ice hockey team opens 2016 at the 27th Annual Ledyard Classic, hosted at Dartmouth College. The Dutchmen face #20 Merrimack in their opening game, taking on the Warriors for the second time this season, before squaring off with Robert Morris on Sunday.
December 31, 2015 Team Notes: Clarkson Travels to 12th-ranked Bowling Green The Clarkson University Hockey team opens the 2016 portion of the schedule with its final non-league games of the season, a weekend series at nationally-ranked Bowling Green, of the WCHA, in Ohio on Saturday (7:07 p.m.) and Sunday (5:07 p.m.).
December 31, 2015 Team Notes: Harvard Begins 2016 at 25th Annual Mariucci Classic In its first competition since Dec. 5, the No. 7/7 Harvard men's hockey team heads west to compete in the 25th Annual Mariucci Classic hosted by Minnesota Jan. 1-2. The Crimson will play in the first game of the tournament Friday against Ferris State at 5 p.m. EST. UConn will then take on the host Gophers in the nightcap at 8:05 p.m. With Minnesota slated to play the late game both days, the championship matchup start time will be determined by the result of its Friday game.
December 31, 2015 Team Notes: Engineers Visit Miami For a Pair The Engineers open the second half of their 2015-16 schedule this weekend, when they visit Miami University for a two-game series ... Action begins on Saturday night (7pm) and concludes on Sunday (5pm) ... Rensselaer then travels to Princeton on Thursday (7pm) for one of its two Thursday night ECAC Hockey games on the schedule.
December 31, 2015 Maple Leafs Recall Mark Arcobello Arcobello, 27, has skated in seven games with the Maple Leafs this season. Since being assigned to the Marlies earlier this season, Arcobello has collected 27 points (12 goals, 15 assists) in 23 games. The Milford, Connecticut native currently ranks 7th in AHL scoring.
December 30, 2015 Canadiens' Condon Honors Patriots with Classic Mask When it came time to create a mask for the 2016 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic at Gillette Stadium on Jan. 1, Montreal Canadiens goalie Mike Condon had one obvious request as a lifelong fan of the New England Patriots: a tribute to the NFL team he grew up rooting for.
December 29, 2015 Clarkson Topped by Penn State A couple of miscues cost the Clarkson University Hockey team dearly in the consolation game of the Three Rivers Classic as 14th/15th-ranked Penn State overcame a strong outing by the Golden Knights to gain a 5-1 victory on Tuesday evening at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, PA.
December 29, 2015 No. 2 Quinnipiac Takes Game 1 PRINCETON, N.J. (12/29/15) - The No. 3-ranked Quinnipiac men's hockey team earned a 6-0 win over Princeton tonight in Game 1 of the home-and-home series. It was the first game back from a 17-day holiday break for both squads.
December 29, 2015 Team Notes: Brown Set to Play Colgate, Lake Superior State at UVM Catamount Cup PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's hockey team will open the second half of the season at the UVM Sheraton/TD Bank Catamount Cup, when the Bears take on Colgate (12/29) and Lake Superior State (12/30) in a pair of non-conference and neutral site contests.
December 29, 2015 Dauda Enrolls at Colgate; Joins Raiders Immediately HAMILTON – Colgate Men’s Ice Hockey Head Coach Don Vaughan announced Monday that Adam Dauda has enrolled in Colgate University for the spring semester and will join the team immediately.
December 29, 2015 Team Notes: Raiders Open the Second Half of the Regular Season Colgate opens the second half of the regular season this week with an appearance in the Sheraton/TD Bank Cata- mount Classic at Gutterson Fieldhouse in Burlington, Vt. The Raiders begin the two-day event Tuesday with a 4 p.m. non-conference matinee contest against ECAC Hockey rival Brown before facing the host Catamounts in a 7 p.m. contest Wednesday.
December 29, 2015 Canadiens’ Offence Hitches Ride with Carr Heading into Monday night’s game in Tampa against the Lightning, the Canadiens had lost six straight games and scored only six goals during that span.
December 28, 2015 Kubiak's OT Goal Sends Big Red Past #1 Providence ESTERO, Fla. — Jeff Kubiak scored with 2 minutes, 4 seconds left in overtime to power the Cornell men's hockey team to a 2-1 victory over top-ranked, previously undefeated defending national champion Providence in the semifinals of the Florida College Hockey Classic at Germain Arena. With the win, #9/9 Cornell (9-1-2) moves into the championship game at 7:35 p.m. Tuesday against the winner of Monday's second semifinal between #4/4 Boston College and Ohio State.
December 28, 2015 15 Most Interesting Harvard Seniors: Jimmy Vesey “I didn’t think people knew who I was here.”
December 28, 2015 Team Notes: Princeton Resumes Action with Quinnipiac PRINCETON, N.J. (12/28/15) - The Princeton hockey season resumes on this week as the Tigers take on travel partner Quinnipiac in the annual home-and-home series. Princeton hosts Quinnipiac on Tuesday, Dec. 28 at 7 p.m., at Hobey Baker Rink, before the Bobcats return the favor the following night.
December 28, 2015 Team Notes: Bobcats Set to Face Princeton Nationally-ranked No. 2/3 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey returns to action with a home-and-home ECAC Hockey series against Princeton on Dec. 29-30. The Bobcats will travel to historic Hobey Baker Memorial Rink on Tuesday, Dec. 29 to take on the Tigers at 7 p.m. before hosting Princeton on Wednesday, Dec. 30 at 7 p.m. at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center.
December 28, 2015 Team Notes: McGill Comes to Whale Tuesday NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Yale won its first hockey national championship in 2013. The year before, McGill captured its initial CIS (Canadian Interuniversity Sport) Cup, also known as the national title. The two schools meet in an exhibition contest next Tuesday at the Whale.
December 27, 2015 Elmira Jackals Acquire Defenseman Guy LeBoeuf The Elmira Jackals, ECHL affiliate of the NHL's Buffalo Sabres and the AHL's Rochester Americans, announced today that the club has acquired defenseman Guy LeBoeuf from the Brampton Beast to complete the future considerations owed to Elmira from the Scott Jacklin trade.
December 26, 2015 Team Notes: Cornell Prepares For Top Ranked Providence ESTERO, Fla. – The Sunshine State hosts the Frozen Four in a few months, and western Florida might be getting a sneak peak at some of the participants with three of the nation's top teams descending on Germain Arena for the Florida College Hockey Classic. With a seven-game unbeaten streak, ninth-ranked Cornell opens the two-day tournament at 4:05 p.m. Monday, Dec. 28 against Providence, the defending national champion and lone remaining unbeaten team in the country. Jason Weinstein will handle play-by-play, which can be heard in the Ithaca area on WHCU (870 AM, 95.9 FM). While there is no confirmed live video feed for the tournament's four games, the games may still get picked up as part of the subscription-based Ivy League Digital Network at the 11th hour.
December 26, 2015 Hitchcock Makes Final Cut VIERUMAKI, Finland - Ryan Hitchcock, Yale's standout sophomore forward, has made the U.S. National Junior Team that is about to compete for the 2016 International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championship.
December 23, 2015 Bennett Talks to Columbus Magnet Students About Success in School NORWALK -- There are some lessons taught in the game of ice hockey that can easily be applied to everyday life.
December 21, 2015 ATB's Midseason ECAC Hockey All-Star, All-Rookie Teams As fun as predictions are to make, they can also make people look silly. For example, Along the Boards’ preseason predictions for the ECAC’s top players depended on Colgate and Union having better seasons than they currently are having.
December 21, 2015 QU Remains In Top Spot In PairWise Rankings HAMDEN, Connecticut – The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team entered its eighth week in the top spot in the PairWise Rankings on Monday, Dec. 21. The Bobcats are currently 15-1-2 overall and sit in first place in the ECAC Hockey standings at 6-0-2.
December 21, 2015 The New Haven Miracle In their last game before the holiday break, Yale beat Boston University 3-2 in New Haven in what was considered a minor upset. This begs the question, when WAS the last time Yale beat BU at the Whale?
December 20, 2015 Inside ECAC Hockey Features Bennett & Schroeder ALBANY, N.Y. -- Inside ECAC Hockey Weekly Radio Show is a program highlighting action from the previous weekend's games and upcoming games. The program also includes interviews with coaches and student-athletes and showcases stories from around the league.
December 19, 2015 Ben Scrivens Fights to Move up Edmonton's Goaltender Depth Chart SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Ben Scrivens says life is good.
December 18, 2015 Princeton Taking Steps Back to Respectability Princetons place in the landscape of college hockey has been like a roller coaster the last 20 years. After Don Cahoon's mid-1990s teams put the Tigers on the map, followed by the Jeff Halpern era, the program went into a swoon again. That was followed by the highly-successful Guy Gadowsky era, and then another dive.
December 18, 2015 Team Notes: Dutchmen Set to Close Out 2015 Against Vermont SCHENECTADY, N.Y.--The Union College men's ice hockey team hosts the University of Vermont Sunday. Dec. 20, in its final game of 2015.
December 17, 2015 Ryan Donato Looking to Shine on World Juniors Stage When other forwards vying for a place at the 2016 World Junior Championships include the NHL’s projected No. 1 draft pick and a blossoming AHL star, it’s easy to get lost in the shuffle of things.
December 17, 2015 Forward Brian Hart Gets Another Chance with Syracuse Crunch Syracuse, N.Y. — The Syracuse Crunch has recalled forward Brian Hart from Greenville of the ECHL.
December 17, 2015 Hallisey Making Up for Lost Time in Sophomore Season As Princeton Shows Progress David Hallisey is making up for lost time this winter in his sophomore season with the Princeton University men’s hockey team.
December 17, 2015 RPI in a Good Spot at Midway Point TROY -- When Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute defeated Arizona State 5-1 last Friday night, it marked the halfway point of the Engineers’ 36-game regular season.
December 16, 2015 League’s First Half Produces a Long Unbeaten Streak & a Big Red Resurgence Quinnipiac’s unbeaten season was snapped in the second period last Saturday with a goal by Boston University’s Robbie Baillargeon that put the Terriers ahead 2-1. BU scored twice in the third period, including an empty netter with 20 seconds left, to seal the deal. Just like that, the Bobcats had a mark in the loss column. In front of their home fans, no less.
December 16, 2015 Team Notes: Clarkson To Face Top Teams at Three Rivers Hockey Classic After a 22-day break the Clarkson University Hockey team will return to action at the Three Rivers Classic in late December looking to revitalize its season and set the groundwork for a strong second-half run in 2016.
December 15, 2015 Hayden, Ohrvall & Hayton Tabbed with League’s Weekly Awards ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, December 15 as Yale’s John Hayden was selected as the league’s Player of the Week; Jesper Ohrvall, Rensselaer earned Rookie of the Week honors; while Kyle Hayton, St. Lawrence was voted Goaltender of the Week.
December 15, 2015 RPI Working to Win, Even on Break TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – The RPI hockey team is off until January, but before they went on break for the holidays, they rated the first half of their season.
December 15, 2015 Union to Raffle off Game Worn Jerseys on Sunday SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—The Union College men's ice hockey team will be raffling off game worn throwback jerseys during Sunday's home game against Vermont. The jerseys are replicas of those worn during Union's inaugural NCAA Division I season, 1991-92.
December 12, 2015 No. 2 Bobcats Fall To No. 12 Boston University HAMDEN, Connecticut – Sam Anas (Potomac, Maryland) scored the lone goal for the nationally-ranked No. 2/2 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team in a 4-1 loss to No. 12/11 Boston University in front of a 3,657 at High Point Solutions Arena. With the loss, the Bobcats fall to 15-1-2 (6-0-2 ECAC Hockey) as their 17-game unbeaten streak and four-game winning streak came to an end. The Terriers improved to 9-6-3 (4-3-2 Hockey East) with the victory.
December 11, 2015 Dutchmen Down UMass in Overtime AMHERST, Mass.—Freshman forward Sebastian Vidmar scored with nine seconds remaining in overtime to lift the Union College men's hockey team to a 4-3 win against the University of Massachusetts on Friday night at the Mullins Center. The Dutchmen, who extended their unbeaten streak to four, improve to 6-6-4, while the Minutemen go to 6-8-4.
December 11, 2015 Yale Defeats BU NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The Bulldogs are going into the holidays with an enormous victory to close out the first half of the 2015-16 season. John Hayden had two goals, Ryan Hitchcock had a goal and an assist, Joe Snively handed out two helpers and Alex Lyon stopped 27 shots as No. 15 Yale knocked off No. 11 Boston University 3-2 before a sellout crowd at Ingalls Rink.
December 11, 2015 Gaudet & Skrbich Featured on Inside ECAC Hockey ALBANY, N.Y. -- Inside ECAC Hockey Weekly Radio Show is a program highlighting action from the previous weekend's games and upcoming games. The program also includes interviews with coaches and student-athletes and showcases stories from around the league.
December 11, 2015 Quinnipiac Ranked No. 1 In PairWise Ranking For Seventh Straight Week The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team - ranked No. 2 in the USCHO.com and USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Poll - will host No. 12/11 Boston University on Saturday, Dec. 12 for its final game before its 16-day winter break. The Bobcats head into that match-up in the top spot in the PairWise Rankings, which they have held since Oct. 27 - a span of seven weeks.
December 11, 2015 Todd Learned Importance of Team at Union The Union hockey program celebrates its 25th anniversary season this year. On Thursdays during the season, The Daily Gazette will look back at some of the players who were part of the program.
December 10, 2015 Bears Fall at No. 1 Providence PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Senior Nick Lappin (Geneva, Ill.) evened the score midway through the second period, but the Brown men's hockey team fell to top-ranked Providence College, 4-1, to open the Mayor's Cup series Thursday night at Schneider Arena.
December 10, 2015 Weekend Preview: Final First Half Tests on Tap ALBANY, N.Y. - With some ECAC Hockey men’s teams on break preparing for exams and various upcoming tournament play, seven league teams take to the ice this weekend attempting to build momentum carrying into the second part of the season. Brown, Dartmouth and Princeton each face-off in intra-state battles; Rensselaer welcomes the newest NCAA men’s program - Arizona State; Union looks to continue its success versus Hockey East opponents; while Quinnipiac and Yale host Boston University in showdowns featuring nationally-ranked opponents.
December 10, 2015 Team Notes: Granite State Battle Set for Friday as Big Green Visits UNH The Dartmouth men’s hockey team caps its seven-game road trip Friday in a battle between the two Granite State teams with a 7:30 p.m. contest at New Hampshire. The game will be carried live on Fox College Sports and WBIN.
December 10, 2015 Team Notes: Tigers Travel to Penn State & Host US Under-18 PRINCETON, N.J. - Princeton and Penn State will meet for the first time this Friday night as the Tigers travel to Happy Valley for a 7:07 p.m., game. The next night Princeton hosts the US Under-18 team in an exhibition game at Hobey Baker Rink. Game time is at 7 p.m.
December 10, 2015 Garteig is Focused on Getting to Another Frozen Four A puck stoppage at High Point Solutions Arena is usually a time for players to catch their breath while the pep band plays a song. However, Quinnipiac senior goaltender Michael Garteig seizes the break in the game as a time to complete a ritual.
December 10, 2015 Team Notes: Bobcats Host Boston University On SNY Saturday Nationally-ranked No. 2/2 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey returns to action this weekend when it hosts No. 12/11 Boston University on Saturday, Dec. 12 at 7 p.m. at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center. That game can be seen live on SNY.
December 10, 2015 Team Notes: Rensselaer Hosts ASU for Two The Engineers conclude the 2015 portion of their schedule with a two-game series against Arizona State at the Houston Field House on Friday and Saturday night ... Puck drop for the two contests against the Sun Devils – who are playing their first season at the NCAA Division I level – is set for 7pm.
December 10, 2015 Team Notes: SLU Faces-off Against Vermont in Home-and-Home Series St. Lawrence and Vermont continue a long-standing rivalry when the two teams meet in a home-and-home series this weekend. The Saints are in Burlington on Friday night and the Cats will make the trip to Canton for the Satur- day night game at Appleton.
December 10, 2015 Team Notes: Union Goes on the Road to Take on UMass SCHENECTADY, N.Y.--The Union College men's ice hockey goes on the road to take on UMass on Friday night.
December 10, 2015 Team Notes: BU Comes to Whale Friday to Face Yale NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Yale and Boston University, two original members of the old ECAC, have been playing each other since 1924. However, the teams have only met 64 times over those 91 seasons. Many of the recent encounters have been interesting to say the least. Last year they met in the NCAA Northeast Regional semi-final that ended up in overtime.
December 10, 2015 Yale Looks for Players to Step Forward and Finish off Scoring Chances A three-game losing streak has taken some of the shine off of Yale’s 5-1-2 start.
December 9, 2015 Break Comes at Good Time for Cornell Last season’s disappointing results served to galvanize this season’s Cornell University men's hockey team and have given rise to one of the most formidable teams in the nation through the first week in December, despite a mountain of injuries.
December 9, 2015 Prospect Jimmy Vesey Remains Loyal to Predators BOSTON — In attendance at the Predators' 3-2 win against the Bruins on Monday was prospect Jimmy Vesey, who is currently in his senior season at nearby Harvard.
December 8, 2015 League’s Weekly Awards Presented to Foo, McCrea & Garteig
 ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, December 8 as Union’s Spencer Foo was selected as the league’s Player of the Week; Alec McCrea, Cornell earned Rookie of the Week honors; while Michael Garteig, Quinnipiac was tabbed with Goaltender of the Week honors.
December 8, 2015 Team Notes: Brown Opens Mayor’s Cup Series at No. 1 Providence on Thursday PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's hockey team will kick off the 30th annual Mayor's Cup Series on Thursday when the Bears visit No. 1 Providence College at 7 p.m. Links to live video and live stats will be available at brownbears.com.
December 8, 2015 Colgate's Silver Puck Weekend Scheduled for Feb. 26-27 HAMILTON – Colgate Men's Hockey has announced details for its upcoming Silver Puck Weekend, scheduled for Feb. 26-27.
December 8, 2015 Big Green Deliver Toys to Children's Hospital at Dartmouth HANOVER, N.H. – The Dartmouth men’s hockey team participated in two of its annual community events in recent days as it hosted its annual ‘Skate with the Big Green’ in conjunction with the toy drive for the Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth (CHaD).
December 8, 2015 Donato Selected to the U.S. National Junior Team Preliminary Roster COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Harvard men's hockey freshman forward Ryan Donato was one of 29 players selected Monday afternoon to the U.S. National Junior Team Preliminary Roster in preparation for the 2016 IIHF World Junior Championships in Helsinki, Finland Dec. 26 – Jan. 5, as announced by USA Hockey.
December 5, 2015 Bears Ousted by No. 3 Quinnipiac PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Three different players scored for No. 3 Quinnipiac and Michael Garteig stopped all 20 shots he faced as the Brown men's hockey team fell to the Bobcats, 3-0, in ECAC action Saturday at Meehan Auditorium.
December 5, 2015 No. 3 Bobcats Blank Brown PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island – Nationally-ranked No. 3/2 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey posted its third consecutive shutout in a 3-0 win against Brown at Meehan Auditorium. The Bobcats pushed their unbeaten streak to 17 games to open the 2015-16 season and stand at 15-0-2 while also improving to 6-0-2 in ECAC Hockey.The Bobcats win at Brown signalled the first time in Quinnipiac's 41-year history that the team has posted three consecutive shutouts.
December 4, 2015 Power-Play Goal Lifts Colgate Past Clarkson HAMILTON - Tyson Spink scored with 7:24 remaining in the third period to break a 1-1 tie and lift Colgate to a 2-1 victory over Clarkson in ECAC Hockey action Friday at Starr Rink.
December 4, 2015 Gillam Penalty Shot Save Preserves Cornell Win vs. SLU ITHACA, N.Y. — Teemu Tiitinen and Jake Weidner staked the Cornell men's hockey team to an early lead, and Mitch Gillam made 27 saves — including a penalty shot midway through the third period — to lead the #14/15 Big Red to a 2-1 victory over #13/13 St. Lawrence on Friday night at Lynah Rink.
December 4, 2015 Tigers Defeat Brown PROVIDENCE, R.I. (12/4/15) - The Princeton men's hockey team defeated Brown 4-2 on Saturday night at Meehan Auditorium. Four different goals scorers led Princeton to its second consecutive ECAC victory. Colton Phinney made 36 saves, including 15 in the third period to earn the win in goal for the Tigers.
December 4, 2015 No. 3 Bobcats' Garteig Breaks Record in Win At No. 10 Yale NEW HAVEN, Connecticut – Quinnipiac men's ice hockey goalie Michael Garteig (Prince George, British Columbia) broke the program's career win record with the 60th win of his career in a 3-0 shutout of No. 10 Yale at Ingalls Rink. Garteig's shutout is his fifth of the season and 16th of his career and pushes Quinnipiac's unbeaten streak to 16 games at 14-0-2 while also improving to 5-0-2 in ECAC Hockey play. Yale drops to 5-3-2 overall and 3-2-2 in league play.
December 4, 2015 Inside ECAC Hockey Features Fast, Garteig & Hayton ALBANY, N.Y. -- Inside ECAC Hockey Weekly Radio Show is a program highlighting action from the previous weekend's games and upcoming games. The program also includes interviews with coaches and student-athletes and showcases stories from around the league.
December 4, 2015 Cornell Hopes to Hit Break on High Note The Big Red men’s hockey team would certainly love to turn Lynah Rink back into the house of horrors it had been for St. Lawrence University going into last season.
December 4, 2015 St. Denis Excelling Under the Radar At an unbeaten 13-0-2, Quinnipiac has enjoyed the best start in college hockey since 1995-96, when Colorado College started 15-0-3. Of course, Sam Anas is the star everyone knows about, but to be successful, there needs to be a significant supporting cast.
December 4, 2015 RPI Looks to Start New Streak The longest unbeaten streak in the Seth Appert era is over, but there's still a lot of work ahead for the RPI hockey team.
December 4, 2015 Greg Carvel Inks Multi-Year Extension with St. Lawrence St. Lawrence University announced Tuesday that men’s hockey head coach Greg Carvel had signed a multi-year extension to remain at the helm of his alma mater’s program. Neither the length nor financial terms were disclosed.
December 4, 2015 Kyle Flanagan Signs with Binghamton If there's one thing to know about the ECHL, it's that it's never really quiet on the transaction front.
December 3, 2015 Team Notes: Clarkson Returns to ECAC Hockey Play with Trip to Central NY With a five-game winless stretch behind it after sweeping Division I Independent Arizona State University (3-2, 4-1) over the Thanksgiving weekend at Cheel Arena, the Clarkson University Hockey team will look to carry over its success in non-league play into ECAC Hockey action. The Golden Knights, guided by fifth-year head coach Casey Jones and assistant Phil Roy '00 and Josh Hauge, return to conference competition with the road trip to Colgate and Cornell, historically their toughest weekend series in league play. Friday's game at Colgate will be broadcast on Time Warner Cable Sports.
December 3, 2015 Weekend Preview: League Showdowns Take Center Stage ALBANY, N.Y. - With the end of the Fall portion of the college hockey season on the horizon, all 12 ECAC Hockey teams take to the ice this weekend in league contests. One of the marquee match-ups of the weekend features a showdown between nationally-ranked teams as No. 10/10 Yale hosts No. 3/2 Quinnipiac Friday. Other highlights this weekend include, Colgate and No. 15/14 Cornell each welcoming Clarkson and No. 13/13 St. Lawrence; Princeton traveling to both Brown and Yale; and Rensselaer and Union hosting Dartmouth and No. 8/8 Harvard.
December 3, 2015 Has Brown Turned a Corner? The Brown Bears hockey faithful had seen this movie before. The first three games of 2015-16 featured 19 goals against, including games by both goaltenders Tim Ernst and Tyler Steel in which the starter gave up seven.
December 3, 2015 Team Notes: Brown Hosts Princeton, Quinnipiac This Weekend PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's hockey team returns to Providence this weekend for a pair of conference home games against Princeton (12/4) and No. 3 Quinnipiac (12/5) at Meehan Auditorium. Links to live video and live stats will be available at brownbears.com.
December 3, 2015 Team Notes: Colgate Closes Out Fall Semester at Starr Colgate closes out the fall semester this weekend with a pair of ECAC Hockey contests against North Country foes Clarkson and St. Lawrence at Starr Rink. The Raiders open the weekend Dec. 4 against the Golden Knights before entertaining the Saints the following evening.
December 3, 2015 Team Notes: Cornell Returns To Host SLU, Clarkson Despite having played its last four games away from home, Cornell has continued its strong start to the season — most recently playing 2015 national runner-up Boston University to a 3-3 tie last Saturday at the biennial Red Hot Hockey game at Madison Square Garden in New York.
December 3, 2015 Dartmouth Hosts Skate with the Big Green and CHaD Toy Drive HANOVER, N.H. – The Dartmouth men’s hockey team will once again host its annual “Skate With the Big Green” this Sunday, Dec. 6.
December 3, 2015 Team Notes: Dartmouth Continues Road Swing in NY Capital District The Dartmouth men’s hockey team is back in action this weekend in the New York Capital District with a pair of games at Rensselaer and Union on Friday and Saturday evenings.
December 3, 2015 Team Notes: Harvard Closes Out 2015 at Union, Rensselaer This Weekend No. 8/8 Harvard men's hockey heads back out the road this weekend with a trip to the Empire State to take on Union and Rensselaer in a pair of ECAC Hockey matchups. Puck drop against the Dutchmen is set for 7:30 p.m. Friday evening. Saturday's 7 p.m. contest will feature a rematch of the Crimson and Engineers one week removed from facing off in the title game at the Shillelagh Tournament.
December 3, 2015 Team Notes: Tigers Resume League Action PRINCETON, N.J. - The ECAC Hockey and Ivy League season resumes this weekend as the Princeton men's hockey travels to Brown and No. 10 Yale.
December 3, 2015 Connecticut Hockey’s Hottest Ticket: Quinnipiac vs. Yale Yale’s Ingalls Rink, designed by Eero Saarinen and opened in 1958, and Quinnipiac’s TD Bank Sports Center, a $52 million multisport facility not yet 10 years old, are separated by eight miles of Whitney Avenue, which connects New Haven and adjacent Hamden to the north.
December 3, 2015 Team Notes: No. 3/2 QU To Face No. 10 Yale, Brown This Weekend National-ranked No. 3/2 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey resumes ECAC Hockey play when it travels to No. 10 Yale on Friday, Dec. 4 and Brown on Saturday, Dec. 5. The Bobcats and Bulldogs match-up can be seen live on American Sports Network, as well as SNY, NESN Plus and MASN where available and is set for 6:30 p.m. puck drop. Saturday's match-up in Providence, R.I. against Brown will begin at 4 p.m. from Meehan Auditorium.
December 3, 2015 RPI Goalies in Fierce, Healthy Competition TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Competition not controversy.
December 3, 2015 Team Notes: RPI Opens Four-Game Homestand This Weekend The Engineers resume their ECAC Hockey schedule this weekend, when they host Dartmouth and eighth-ranked Harvard at the Houston Field House on Friday and Saturday, respectively ... Puck drop is set for 7pm on both nights.
December 3, 2015 Team Notes: Saints Back in Action St. Lawrence, 5-1-2 in its last eight and ranked 13th nation- ally, returns to ECAC action after a weekend off for Thanksgiving as it plays at Cornell and Colgate to complete first semester league play.
December 3, 2015 Team Notes: Dutchmen Set to Host Pair of ECAC Hockey Foes SCHENECTADY, N.Y.--The Union College men's ice hockey team returns to ECAC Hockey action this weekend, hosting a pair of conference foes. The Dutchmen welcome #8/8 Harvard at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4, before facing Dartmouth at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5.
December 3, 2015 Team Notes: Bulldogs Back in League Play at Home NEW HAVEN, Conn. - The Yale men's hockey team (5-2-2, 3-1-2 ECAC) is at Ingalls Rink for the second weekend this season with a pair of conference games. This Friday the No. 2/3 Quinnipiac Bobcats (13-0-2, 4-0-2) come to town for a 6:30 game that airs live on SNY, NESN plus and other TV outlets around the country. The No. 10 Bulldogs and Princeton Tigers (2-8-0, 1-5-0) clash on Saturday in an old-school rivalry that can be seen at 7 p.m. on the Ivy League Digital Network.
December 3, 2015 Nine Games in, Yale Shows Competitiveness A month ago, the Yale men’s hockey team entered its 2015–16 season with some of the highest expectations in recent program history. After a season in which the Bulldogs boasted the highest-performing defense in the nation and kept up with then-No. 3 Boston University through overtime in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, it seemed possible, though not certain, that another stellar defensive season could combine with an improved offense to elevate the team from last year’s No. 13 pairwise ranking.
December 2, 2015 League’s Monthly Awards Presented to Vesey, Marchin & Garteig
 ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s monthly awards were announced Tuesday, December 2 as senior forward from Harvard, Jimmy Vesey was selected as the league’s Player of the Month; Brown freshman forward Tommy Marchin was tabbed as Rookie of the Month; while Michael Garteig, senior, Quinnipiac was named Goaltender of the Month.
December 2, 2015 NCAA Hockey: Brown's Marchin tops Three Stars The freshman forward had the biggest weekend of his career so far as he was named Most Outstanding Player at the Friendship Four tournament in Belfast, Ireland. Marchin had a hat trick in Brown’s 5-0 semifinal victory against Colgate.
December 2, 2015 Garteig Honored as National College Hockey Player of the Month Albany, N.Y. -- Quinnipiac senior goaltender Michael Garteig, who led the Bobcats to No. 3/2 national ranking last month, while posting a record of 7-0-2 was named the Hockey Commissioners’ Association National Division 1 Player of the Month for November.
December 1, 2015 Lappin, Marchin & Madsen Earn League’s Weekly Awards ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, December 1 as the duo from Brown - Nick Lappin and Tommy Marchin - were selected as the league’s Player of the Week and Rookie of the Week, respectively; while Merrick Madsen, Harvard was awarded Goaltender of the Week honors.
December 1, 2015 Big Red Heritage Jersey Auction Open ITHACA, N.Y. — The 2015 Cornell Men's Hockey Heritage jersey opened Tuesday afternoon and will run through 2 p.m. EST on Tuesday, Dec. 15. The auction can be found here. Proceeds from the auction will go toward a mission and service trip to the Dominican Republic led by Mike Schafer, the Jay R. Bloom '77 Head Coach of Men's Hockey, with current players and members of the Ithaca community.
November 28, 2015 Prospects and Pals, Matt Grzelcyk and Jimmy Vesey Make NHL Wait BOSTON – Like the ringing bell to Pavlov’s pups, the sounds of roller blades cutting across asphalt and street hockey balls smacking a fence sparked a conditioned response from Matt Grzelcyk.
November 27, 2015 Inside ECAC Hockey Features Decker, Hartley & McCarron ALBANY, N.Y. -- Inside ECAC Hockey Weekly Radio Show is a program highlighting action from the previous weekend's games and upcoming games. The program also includes interviews with coaches and student-athletes and showcases stories from around the league.
November 27, 2015 Team Notes: Dartmouth Heads to Ann Arbor for Pair vs. No. 12 Michigan The Dartmouth men’s hockey team is back in action this weekend with a pair of games at No. 12 Michigan on Friday and Saturday evenings.
November 27, 2015 Team Notes: Princeton Makes Maine Trip This Weekend PRINCETON, N.J. - The Princeton men's hockey team makes it longest trip of the season when it heads to Maine for Thanksgiving weekend for a pair of game with the Maine Black Bears. The teams will face off at 7 p.m., on both Friday, Nov. 27 and Saturday, Nov. 28 at Alfond Arena.
November 27, 2015 Team Notes: Dutchmen Head to No. 13/13 Merrimack for a Solo Game SCHENECTADY, NY-- The Union College Dutchmen continue their 2015-2016 campaign as they head to #13/13 Merrimack for a solo game on November 28 at 4 p.m at Lawler Rink.
November 26, 2015 Friendship Four Teams ‘Inspiring Next Generation' US teams visiting Northern Ireland for the inaugural Friendship Four ice hockey tournament have been doing their bit to inspire the next generation of athletes, visiting schools across Belfast.
November 26, 2015 Team Notes: Engineers Opens Shillalegh Tourney against W. Michigan The Engineers continue their four-game non-league trek on Friday, when they travel to South Bend, Ind. and Notre Dame for the Shillelagh Tournament ... Rensselaer takes on Western Michigan on Friday (4:05pm) and either Harvard or the host Irish on Saturday (4:05pm or 7:35pm).
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November 25, 2015 Brown in Belfast, Looking to Boost Season Brown hasn't had many opportunities over the years to play games in the national spotlight. This weekend changes that a bit, though it's more like an international spotlight.
November 25, 2015 Team Notes: Cornell's Empire State of Mind NEW YORK – For the first time since Red Hot Hockey's inauguration in 2007, Cornell and Boston University will both be ranked in the two major national college hockey polls when they clash at 8 p.m. Saturday at famed Madison Square Garden in New York. The game will be broadcast for free on Ivy League Digital Network. Jason Weinstein will handle play-by-play, with Tony Eisenhut provided color commentary. Their call can also be heard in the Ithaca area on WHCU (870 AM, 95.9 FM).
November 25, 2015 Team Notes: QU Faces UMass For Home-and-Home Series National-ranked No. 3/3 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey will face the University of Massachusetts for a two-game, home-and-home series on Nov. 27-28. The Bobcats will travel to Amherst, Massachusetts on Friday, Nov. 27 to face the Minutemen at 7 p.m. before hosting UMass on Saturday, Nov. 28 at 4 p.m.
November 24, 2015 League’s Weekly Awards Presented to Gillam, Shiplo & Hayton ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, November 24 as junior netminder Mitch Gillam was selected as the league’s Player of the Week; first-year Quinnipiac defenseman Luke Shiplo, was voted the Rookie of the Week; while Kyle Hayton, St. Lawrence earned Goaltender of the Week honors.
November 24, 2015 Clarkson Visits Colton-Pierrepont Central School Members of the Clarkson University Hockey team visited Colton-Pierrepont Central School on November 18 to help serve lunch to the students, bus tables and sign autographs during a special "Thanks-for-Giving" luncheon.
November 24, 2015 Team Notes: Clarkson Hosts NCAA’s Newest Hockey Program Old meets new this weekend as the Clarkson University Hockey team hosts Arizona State in a two-game, non-league series at Cheel Arena on Friday and Saturday. Both games are 7:00 p.m. starts. In its 94th season of college hockey, Clarkson plays its final home games of the 2015 portion of the schedule with the two-game set against first-year Independent ASU.
November 24, 2015 Cornell, BU and College Hockey's Boon at Madison Square Garden College hockey always has been an unusual piece of the sports landscape, a huge draw in small pockets of the country and mostly invisible elsewhere.
November 24, 2015 Crimson Trio Returns To South Bend Harvard’s intrepid photojournalist Mike Ledecky snapped this singular moment in time, March 21, 2015 from the Olympic sheet in Lake Placid. Harvard hockey’s greatest troika since the famed “Commuter Line” of the 1970’s is portrayed basking in pure tournament glory, as Kyle Criscuolo, Jimmy Vesey and Alexander Kerfoot huddle around the coveted Whitelaw trophy as newly crowned ECAC Hockey champions.
November 23, 2015 Team Notes: Harvard Begins Shillelagh Tournament Versus Host Notre Dame Friday No. 8/8 Harvard men's hockey embarks on its first tournament of the season Thanksgiving weekend, traveling to South Bend, Indiana to compete in the Shillelagh Tournament hosted by No. 18/- Notre Dame. The Crimson takes on the host the Fighting Irish in the first round Friday, Nov. 27 and then will take on either Western Michigan or Rensselaer the following afternoon.
November 23, 2015 Rand Pecknold To Appear On Sirius XM's "This Week In College Hockey" Nationally-ranked No. 3/3 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold will be a guest on "This Week In College Hockey" with Zig Fracassi on Sirius XM's College Sports Nation on SiriusXM 84. The Bobcats are unbeaten in their first 13 games to open the 2015-16 campaign and stand at 11-0-2 overall and 4-0-2 in ECAC Hockey.
November 23, 2015 Team Notes: Engineers Welcome New Hampshire Tuesday The Engineers continue their four-game non-league trek on Tuesday, when they host New Hampshire at the Houston Field House (7pm) ... RPI will then travel to Notre Dame for the Shillelagh Tournament this weekend ... Rensselaer takes on Western Michigan on Friday (4:05pm) and either Harvard or the host Irish on Saturday (4:05pm or 7:35pm).
November 21, 2015 Citron Nets First Career Goal at Yale NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Rookie defensemen Ken Citron recorded his first collegiate tally in Colgate's 3-1 setback at No. 10/11 Yale Saturday at Ingalls Arena.
November 21, 2015 Weekend Update: Road Success ALBANY, N.Y. - The road teams involving the four ECAC Hockey contests and one non-league contest Friday each earned at least one point. With the combination of solid goaltending and tight defenses, three games resulted in overtime ties. In a battle of ranked teams, No. 3/2 Quinnipiac (11-0-1) extended its unbeaten streak to 12 with a 1-1 tie against No. 20 Clarkson; visiting No. 18 Cornell skated to a scoreless overtime tie with No. 11/10 Yale; while Brown and Colgate also skated to a 1-1 overtime time. In the lone game not decided by one goal or fewer, St. Lawrence recorded five goals in marching to a 5-1 win at Princeton. Rensselaer continued its hot play by extending its unbeaten streak to seven (5-0-2) by edging Bentley, 3-2 in non-league play.
November 20, 2015 Becker Tallies First Career Goal in Loss to No. 14 St. Lawrence PRINCETON, N.J. (11/20/15) - Sophomore Max Becker scored his first career goal for the Princeton men's hockey team but the No. 14 St. Lawrence Saints grabbed a 5-1 win on Friday night at Hobey Baker Rink.
November 20, 2015 Clarkson Play to Draw at #2 Quinnipiac In handing the 2nd/3rd-ranked team in the country its first blemish of the season, the Clarkson University Hockey team gave Quinnipiac all it could handle, skating to a 1-1 overtime draw with the undefeated Bobcats in ECAC Hockey action Friday night in Hamden, CT.
November 20, 2015 Inside ECAC Hockey Features Bradley & Geiger ALBANY, N.Y. -- Inside ECAC Hockey Weekly Radio Show is a program highlighting action from the previous weekend's games and upcoming games. The program also includes interviews with coaches and student-athletes and showcases stories from around the league.
November 20, 2015 Langlois Playing on One of the Top Lines In AHL SAN JOSE — A laundry list of adjectives could be used to describe Roy Sommer’s way of speaking: blunt, honest, direct, candid and forthright.
November 20, 2015 McKenna Already an All-Time Pirate Moments after the Portland Pirates defeated the Providence Bruins at the Dunkin Donuts Center in Providence on Sunday afternoon, the AHL’s Twitter feed put up a GIF of Mike McKenna’s game-winning poke check on Colby Cave’s shootout attempt and his celebration immediately after, saying both were “on point.”
November 20, 2015 SLU Hits the Road Against Princeton, Quinnipiac CANTON — The St. Lawrence University hockey team played some of its best hockey on the road last season.
November 20, 2015 It’s Also a Busy Weekend for Yale Hockey... NEW HAVEN -- One of the advantages of playing a weekend series at home – aside from avoiding trips hockey outposts like Trenton, Schenectady and Troy – is the ability to prepare for an opponent in comfortable surroundings.
November 20, 2015 Parity, Competition on the Rise in ECAC Hockey The ECAC Hockey conference has rarely been considered the top league in the nation. When Hockey East began play in 1984, the ECAC lost some of its perennial powerhouses, like Boston University and Boston College.
November 19, 2015 Weekend Preview: Streaking Along ALBANY, N.Y. - Two league teams look to continue streaks this weekend, as No. 3/2 Quinnipiac puts its nations’ best 11-game win streak on the line hosting North Country foes No. 20 Clarkson and No. 14/14 St. Lawrence, while Rensselaer steps out of conference play for a one-game set at Bentley looking to add to its six-game unbeaten stretch (4-0-2). Other actions pits Brown and No. 11/10 Yale each hosting Colgate and No. 18 Cornell, as well as Princeton welcoming the Saints and Golden Knights to Hobey Baker Rink.
November 19, 2015 Team Notes: Brown Hosts Colgate, No. 18 Cornell This Weekend PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's hockey team returns to College Hill this weekend when the Bears face Colgate on Friday before No. 18 Cornell on Saturday at Meehan Auditorium. Links to live video and live stats will be available at www.brownbears.com.
November 19, 2015 Team Notes: Clarkson Makes Longest ECAC Hockey Road Trip The start of ECAC Hockey play has been tough on the Clarkson University Hockey team. Through the first three league games the Golden Knights have picked up just one point after starting the 2015-16 campaign with a 5-1 overall record. In its only action last week, Clarkson suffered a 3-0 loss at archrival St. Lawrence on Friday.
November 19, 2015 Team Notes: Colgate Takes to the Road Colgate takes to the road this weekend for a pair of ECAC Hockey contests at Brown and Yale. The Raiders open the trip Friday with a 7 p.m. contest against the Bears at Meehan Auditiorium before heading to New Haven, Conn., for a 7 p.m. contest versus the Bulldogs Saturday at Ingalls Arena.
November 19, 2015 Cornell Faces Road Test this Weekend The Cornell University men’s hockey team takes what is now a nationally-ranked show on the road this weekend to tangle with Ivy League foes Yale University and Brown University in their respective arenas.
November 19, 2015 Team Notes: Cornell Hits The Road To No. 10/11 Yale, Brown ITHACA, N.Y. – Off to its best start in six years, the 18th-ranked Cornell men's hockey team will play its first Ivy League road games of the season when it visits #10/11 Yale at 7 p.m. Friday and Brown at 7 p.m. Saturday. Both games will be broadcast by the subscription-based Ivy League Digital Network. Jason Weinstein will also provide Cornell play-by-play, which can be heard in the Ithaca area on WHCU (870 AM, 95.9 FM).
November 19, 2015 Team Notes: Princeton Faces Pair of Ranked Foes This Weekend at Home PRINCETON, N.J. - The Princeton men's hockey team hosts a pair of nationally ranked teams this weekend, as No. 14 St. Lawrence and No. 20 Clarkson visit Hobey Baker Rink.
November 19, 2015 Team Notes: QU Looks to Extend Streak National-ranked No. 2/3 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey will welcome a pair of Top-20 programs for an exciting and critical ECAC Hockey weekend on Nov. 13-14. The Bobcats host No. 20 Clarkson on Friday, Nov. 13 and No. 14/14 St. Lawrence on Saturday, Nov. 14.
November 19, 2015 Parker Reno Racking up Helpers for Engineers TROY -- Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute hockey fans are finally seeing Parker Reno at his best, seeing what they expected when the 6-foot-2, 195-pound defenseman arrived on campus two years ago.
November 19, 2015 Team Notes: Engineers Break Away from League Play Friday The Engineers take a break from ECAC Hockey play on Friday, when they visit Bentley for a single game (7:05pm) ... RPI then hosts New Hampshire on Tuesday at the Houston Field House (7pm).
November 19, 2015 Hayton Earns NCAA's Third Star St. Lawrence University's Kyle Hayton has been named as one of the NCAA's three stars for men's ice hockey for the current week.
November 19, 2015 Team Notes: Another Big Weekend for Saints The Saints will be out to continue climbing the ECAC Hockey ladder when they make their first league road trip of the year, playing at Princeton on Friday and at third-ranked Quinnipiac on Saturday.
November 19, 2015 Union #TBT: Jeff Jiampetti The Union hockey program celebrates its 25th anniversary season this year. On Thursdays during the season, The Daily Gazette will look back at some of the players who were part of the program.
November 19, 2015 Team Notes: Bulldogs Host Cornell, Colgate NEW HAVEN, Conn. - The long-awaited home debut of the Yale men's hockey team is this weekend. After going 4-1-1 (2-1-1 ECAC) over three road weekends to open the 2015-16 campaign, the Bulldogs host Cornell (5-1-0, 3-1-0) and Colgate (4-7-0, 1-3-0) on Friday and Saturday nights at 7. Both games at the Whale can be seen live on the Ivy League Digital Network.
November 18, 2015 Behind Kubiak and Angello, Cornell Gets Off to a Strong Start Offensively Last season, Cornell was ranked 54th in the country in offensive production. A year later, the Big Red’s offensive numbers are tied for eighth in college hockey.
November 18, 2015 CHN's Team of the Week: Quinnipiac Off to an 11-0 start, Quinnipiac has accomplished quite a bit more already than just being this week's CHN Team of the Week.
November 18, 2015 RPI’s Travis Fulton has a Small Frame, Big Heart TROY -- Travis Fulton has always been the smallest man on the ice; or close to it.
November 17, 2015 Lappin, Hackett & Gillam Tabbed with League’s Weekly Awards ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, November 17 as senior forward Nick Lappin, Brown was selected as the league’s Player of the Week; first-year Rensselaer netminder Cam Hackett was voted the Rookie of the Week; while Mitch Gillam, Cornell earned Goaltender of the Week honors.
November 16, 2015 Team Notes: Bobcats Face UConn On Tuesday National-ranked No. 3/2 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey will face the UConn on Tuesday, Nov. 17 at the XL Center in Hartford, Connecticut at 7 PM. Quinnipiac heads into the mid-week match-up against its in-state foe with a perfect 10-0-0 record while the Huskies host the Bobcats with a record of 3-8-0 for the year.
November 15, 2015 Sam Anas: Little Big Man Hits 50 On Friday the 13th of November, Quinnipiac junior Sam Anas scored his 50th NCAA goal, a 15' wrist shot into the top shelf, a signature goal. It took half a period before the Quinnipiac Jumbotron acknowledged the milestone during the Bobcats 4-1 win over Harvard.
November 13, 2015 Cornell Sails Past Colgate ITHACA, N.Y. — The Cornell men's hockey team jumped out to a multiple-goal lead for the third straight game on Friday — but this time, the Big Red stayed ahead for good. Five different players scored goals, four had multiple points, and Cornell sailed to a 5-1 victory over Colgate in front of a sellout crowd at Lynah Rink.
November 13, 2015 Old Bonds of Time Broken The lights will go out at one of ECAC Hockey's oldest venues for the last time in late February or March 2016. Starr Rink, opened in December 1959, will host its last game this season. The building may lack modern amenities but in its dankness lies a charm of a bygone era of hockey's unrelenting ingress from the pond to the settled barn. Starr Rink hosted the beginning of Colgate hockey's greatest modern season.
November 13, 2015 Almost Perfect is Expectation for Quinnipiac HAMDEN -- There’s only one unbeaten, untied team remaining in college hockey. But Quinnipiac coach Rand Pecknold isn’t harboring delusions of grandeur. Like, for instance, running the table for a perfect season.
November 13, 2015 Melanson Learning Lessons as Sophomore TROY --It’s said, somewhat widely, that for the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute offense to be effective, Drew Melanson has to be productive.
November 12, 2015 Weekend Preview: Early Season Showdowns ALBANY, N.Y. - An action packed weekend of league play is on the horizon showcasing one of the nation’s marquee games in a battle of top ten teams as Harvard visits Quinnipiac Friday evening; Central N.Y. partners Cornell and Colgate play in a home-and-home series, which includes the Courage Classic contest to benefit Camp Good Days; nationally-ranked North Country rivals Clarkson and St. Lawrence meet for the 200th time playing a lone game at Appleton Arena; Princeton opening the home portion of its schedule at Hobey Baker Rink versus Dartmouth; and Brown and Yale visiting the Capital Region to face Union and Rensselaer.
November 12, 2015 Colgate Entertains Courage Classic Honorary Captains HAMILTON – Colgate Men's Hockey had some special visitors during Wednesday's practice at Starr Rink.
November 12, 2015 Team Notes: Colgate Squares off with Regional Foe Cornell Colgate squares off with regional foe Cornell in their annual home-and-home series this weekend. The two-game set begins Friday at Lynah Rink before the teams meet for their final regular season contest at Starr Rink on Saturday.
November 12, 2015 Team Notes: Cornell Hosts Colgate Home-and-Home Opener Friday ITHACA, N.Y. – Cornell will take its strong start to the season into a regional rivalry weekend against Colgate. The ECAC Hockey foes start the weekend series at 7 p.m. Friday at Lynah Rink in the second annual Courage Classic and 150th all-time meeting between the programs. The game will be streamed live on subscription-based Ivy League Digital Network. Jason Weinstein will handle play-by-play with color commentary from Tony Eisenhut. Their call can also be heard in the Ithaca area on WHCU (870 AM, 95.9 FM).
November 12, 2015 Team Notes: Dartmouth Opens Road Swing at Princeton & QU The Dartmouth men’s hockey team heads out on the road for a pair of ECAC Hockey games at Princeton and No. 4 Quinnipiac on Friday and Saturday nights
November 12, 2015 Team Notes: Harvard Hits the Road to Face Quinnipiac, Princeton No. 7/6 Harvard men's hockey heads into the third weekend of the season with two more ECAC Hockey opponents on the docket. The Crimson takes its 3-0-1 record on the road to face No. 4/3 Quinnipiac Friday and Princeton Saturday. Both games are set to begin at 7 p.m.
November 12, 2015 Team Notes: Opening Weekend at Hobey Baker Rink for Princeton PRINCETON, N.J. - Men's hockey season officially begins this weekend at Hobey Baker Rink when Princeton hosts on Dartmouth and No. 7 Harvard. Game times have 7 p.m., face-offs.
November 12, 2015 Team Notes: Rensselaer Hosts No. 10 Yale and Brown This Weekend The Engineers return to the Houston Field House after earning three points on their North Country trip last weekend ... RPI tied then-No. 17 Clarkson, 2-2, before topping then-No. 15 St. Lawrence, 4-3, in overtime ... RPI will play its third straight game against a top-20 team on Friday, when it hosts No. 10 Yale at 7pm ... Brown comes to town the following night for another 7pm puck drop.
November 12, 2015 Team Notes: 200th Meeting between Clarkson & SLU The Saints and Golden Knights will meet for the 200th time Friday night at Appleton Arena with SLU hoping to put an end to Clarkson success at Appleton and to add to their own success from a year ago.
November 12, 2015 Team Notes: Dutchmen Face Brown and No. 9/10 Yale SCHENECTADY, NY-- The Union College men's ice hockey team continues its 2015-16 campaign against Brown and #9/10 Yale at Messa Rink on Nov. 13 at 7 p.m. and Nov 14 at 7 p.m., respectively.
November 12, 2015 Team Notes: Yale Heading to RPI, Union NEW HAVEN, Conn. - The Yale men's hockey team is off to a 3-0-1 start after winning the Capital City Classic and then notching a three-point road weekend to open conference play. The No. 8/10 Bulldogs complete their string of road games to open the season by visiting Rensselaer and Union this weekend for a pair of 7 p.m. games at Houston Field House and the Achilles Center.
November 11, 2015 Rensselaer Has Plenty to Prove to Itself this Season, Appert Says While it’s easy to judge a team based on wins and losses, they don’t always show a complete picture of how that team is playing.
November 11, 2015 Time in Wheeling Helped Helped Farnham Find his Niche NEWARK, N.J. – Coming out of Phillips Andover Academy, all Bobby Farnham wanted to do was continue a long family legacy of star athletes at Brown University. His father, two uncles and brother all played for the football team, but the 5-foot-10, 188 pounder was intent on making his own name in his own sport.
November 11, 2015 Team Notes: Bears Visit Union, RPI This Weekend PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's hockey team will continue its four-game road stretch this weekend when the Bears visit Union on Friday before heading to Rensselaer on Saturday. Links to live video and live stats will be available at www.brownbears.com.
November 11, 2015 Team Notes: Clarkson Battles Arch-Rival St.Lawrence in Canton The opening weekend of ECAC Hockey action did not go as plan for the Clarkson University Hockey team, which managed just one point in a weekend set at Cheel Arena. The Golden Knights, however, will have the opportunity to gain back their early-season momentum when they take on archrival St. Lawrence University in Canton on Friday in a 7:00 p.m. game at Appleton Arena.
November 11, 2015 Kids with Cancer Bond with Big Red During Visit Kids from Camp Good Days & Special Times, an organization helping children and families affected by cancer, visited the Cornell University men's hockey team at Lynah Rink in Ithaca on Tuesday November 10th 2015.
November 11, 2015 Team Notes: No. 3/4 QU Hosts No. 6/7 Harvard, Dartmouth This Weekend National-ranked No. 5 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey (8-0-0, 2-0-0 ECAC Hockey) resumes ECAC Hockey play when it hosts No. 6/7 Harvard (3-0-1, 3-0-1 ECAC Hockey) on Friday, Nov. 13 and Dartmouth on (1-3-0, 1-3-0 ECAC Hockey) on Saturday, Nov. 14 at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center.
November 11, 2015 RPI Goalie Cam Hackett Leading Engineers to Fast Start TROY -- One reason — one big reason — that Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is still tied for first place in ECAC Hockey is goalie Cam Hackett.
November 11, 2015 Snively Makes Immediate Impact Freshman forward Joe Snively ’19 is listed at 165 pounds, the lightest of any player on the No. 8 Yale men’s hockey team. Nevertheless, the slightest Bulldog has been perhaps the most impactful of any player on the team, and his play thus far — including his heroics in the team’s biggest game of its young season — is turning heads his way.
November 10, 2015 NCAA Hockey Returns to TSN with Biggest Schedule Ever A year after introducing the most expansive NCAA hockey broadcast schedule ever available in Canada, TSN will televise even more games in 2015-16. TSN and College Hockey Inc. unveiled the network’s 46-game U.S. college hockey schedule on Tuesday that features comprehensive coverage of the NCAA Tournament, the Beanpot and much more.
November 10, 2015 League’s Weekly Awards Presented to Crema, Lackey & Lyon ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, November 10 as Troy Crema from Dartmouth was selected as the league’s Player of the Week; first-year Harvard netminder Michael Lackey was tabbed as Rookie of the Week; while Alex Lyon, Yale earned his second consecutive Goaltender of the Week honor on the young season.
November 10, 2015 Engineers Defying Expectations After finished ninth in last season’s conference standings, and with an overall record of 12-26-3, Rensselaer was picked to finish 10th in the ECAC coaches and media poll. In the early going, however, the RPI Engineers are proving exactly why preseason polls mean nothing.
November 7, 2015 Princeton Comes Up Short at Colgate HAMILTON, N.Y. (11/7/15) – The Princeton men’s hockey team outshot Colgate by a hefty margin, 12-5, in the third period in a fight for the equalizer but the Raiders stayed on top in a 2-1 game at Starr Rink.
November 7, 2015 League Issues Suspension ALBANY, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey today announced that Clarkson senior forward Jeff DiNallo has been assessed a one-game suspension, in accordance with the League’s supplemental discipline process, as the result of his actions in the Clarkson vs. Rensselaer contest Friday, November 6.
November 6, 2015 Inside ECAC Hockey Features McDonell, Tiitinen & Witek ALBANY, N.Y. -- Inside ECAC Hockey Weekly Radio Show is a program highlighting action from the previous weekend's games and upcoming games. The program also includes interviews with coaches and student-athletes and showcases stories from around the league.
November 6, 2015 Clarkson Confident as ECAC Hockey Play Opens POTSDAM — The Clarkson University men’s hockey team is off to its best start in 24 years but tonight the Golden Knights go back to 0-0 as they start ECAC Hockey competition against Rensselaer at 7 p.m. at Cheel Arena.
November 6, 2015 Eagles Complete Trade for Joe Zarbo The Colorado Eagles have announced that they have completed a trade that sends forward Nathan Moon to the Evansville Icemen in exchange for forward Joe Zarbo and future considerations. The 6-foot, 185-pound rookie has notched two goals in five games with the Icemen this season, leading the team in goal scoring and tied for the team lead in points. Zarbo made his pro debut with Evansville late last season, registering six points in nine games, including three goals.
November 6, 2015 Harvard Looks To Repeat Last Year's Success Times were different when co-captain Kyle Criscuolo stepped onto the ice for the first time his freshman year. Only a season removed from reaching the ECAC tournament finals, Harvard limped to a 10-19-3 record and only six conference wins in 22 tries during the 2012-2013 campaign. Criscuolo and fellow co-captain Jimmy Vesey had just 31 points between them.
November 6, 2015 Quinnipiac Looks to Improve on Perfect Penalty-Killing Unit HAMDEN -- When defensemen make the highlight reel, it’s typically for bone-jarring body checks. So it was a refreshing change of pace to see Quinnipiac’s Devon Toews unleash a goal for the ages against Maine two weeks ago, when he popped a puck up and over the head of a defender to spring himself for a breakaway.
November 6, 2015 Team Notes: Dutchmen Head to North Country for Games with St. Lawrence & Clarkson SCHENECTADY, NY-- The Union College men's ice hockey team continues its 2015-16 campaign on the road at #14/15 St. Lawrence and #17 Clarkson on Nov. 6 at 7 p.m. and Nov 7 at 7 p.m., respectively.
November 5, 2015 Cornell Hosts Second Annual Courage Classic Nov. 13 ITHACA, N.Y. — The Cornell men's hockey team announced Thursday for a second straight year its annual home game against Colgate will serve as the Courage Classic, which is dedicated to the children of Camp Good Days. The second annual Courage Classic will played at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 13 at Lynah Rink.
November 5, 2015 Yale, Harvard Set to Resume Rivalry on Ice NEW HAVEN --At this point, Yale and Harvard have barely cracked the seal on their respective seasons. Three weeks ago they practiced in full for the first time; only a few days have passed since the opening games entered the books.
November 5, 2015 Weekend Preview: Full League Slate on Tap ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey league play is underway in full fashion this weekend as the quest for the coveted Cleary Cup is underway. All of the conference’s 12 teams will face-off against two league opponents including Yale and Brown visiting Harvard and Dartmouth in early showdowns; Rensselaer and Union traveling to the north country to face-off against nationally-ranked opponents, Clarkson and St. Lawrence; and Colgate and Cornell welcoming undefeated Quinnipiac and Princeton.
November 5, 2015 Team Notes: Brown Men’s Hockey Opens League Play at Dartmouth, No. 7/6 Harvard PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's hockey team will open ECAC Hockey play this weekend when the Bears visit Dartmouth on Friday before heading to No. 7/6 Harvard on Saturday. Links to live video and live stats will be available at www.brownbears.com.
November 5, 2015 Team Notes: Raiders Welcome QU & Princeton this Weekend Colgate begins conference play this weekend as it welcomes ECAC Hockey foes Quinnipiac and Princeton to Starr Rink. The Raiders open the weekend Friday against the No. 4/5 Bobcats before entertaining the Tigers on Saturday.
November 5, 2015 Team Notes: Cornell Hosts Princeton, No. 4/5 Quinnipiac ITHACA, N.Y. – The men's hockey team starts ECAC Hockey play this weekend in the midst of a four-game home stand, when it hosts Ivy League opponent Princeton at 7 p.m. Friday, then undefeated Quinnipiac at 7 p.m. Saturday at Lynah Rink. Both games will be streamed live on subscription-based Ivy League Digital Network. Jason Weinstein will handle play-by-play of the games with color commentary from Tony Eisenhut, and their call can also be heard in the Ithaca area on WHCU (870 AM, 95.9 FM).
November 5, 2015 Team Notes: Big Green Host Brown and Yale in ECAC Hockey Contests The Dartmouth men’s hockey team will play host to ECAC Hockey foes Brown and Yale this weekend in a pair of games at Thompson Arena.
November 5, 2015 Team Notes: Harvard Hosts No. 12/9 Yale, Brown in High-Profile Weekend Contests The second weekend of the No. 7/6 Harvard men's hockey season sees two ECAC and Ivy League opponents visit the Bright-Landry Hockey Center in No. 12/9 Yale and Brown. The Crimson and its archrival Yale will go head-to-head Friday evening in a game broadcast on NESNplus, while Brown comes to town Saturday. Both games are set for 7 p.m. starts.
November 5, 2015 Team Notes: League Action Begins for Tigers Friday Night PRINCETON, N.J. - The ECAC Hockey and Ivy League season begins on Friday when Princeton travels to Lynah Rink to face Cornell at 7 p.m., on Nov. 6. The road trip continues with a 7 p.m., game at Colgate on Saturday, Nov. 7.
November 5, 2015 Team Notes: QU Opens ECAC Hockey Play At Colgate, Cornell National-ranked No. 5 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey (6-0-0, 0-0-0 ECAC Hockey) opens ECAC Hockey action when it travels to Colgate (3-4-0, 0-0-0 ECAC Hockey) on Friday, Nov. 6 before playing at Cornell (2-0-0, 0-0-0 ECAC Hockey) on Saturday, Nov. 7.
November 5, 2015 RPI Working Around Injuries TROY -- As has been the case in recent years, the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute hockey team has suffered some early-season injuries.
November 5, 2015 Team Notes: Engineers Headed to North Country NORTH COUNTRY TRIP: The Engineers make their yearly trip to the North Country this weekend, where they will face 17th-ranked Clarkson and 15th-ranked St. Lawrence on Friday (7pm) and Saturday (7pm), respectively ... The Golden Knights and Saints are both ranked for an RPI visit for the first time since the 2006-07 season.
November 5, 2015 Jeff Caister Takes on New Role as Player-Coach for Allan Cup Hockey Club Very little turnover on the Brantford Blast roster allowed the Allan Cup Hockey league team to hit the ice running in the season opener on Friday at the Brantford and District Civic Centre.
November 5, 2015 Team Notes: Saints Saints Take on Capital District Foes LEAGUE OPENERS: The Saints take on the Capital District to open ECAC Hockey competition as Union and Rensselaer invade Appleton Arena for a two-game set. The Dutchmen and Engineers were the last regular season opponents for the Saints as they played the final regular season series of the 2014-15 season.
November 5, 2015 Team Notes: Elis Skate at Harvard, Dartmouth NEW HAVEN, Conn. - The Yale men's hockey team won its first two games of the season last weekend in New Jersey while capturing the championship of the Capital City Classic. The No. 9/12 Bulldogs are at Harvard (NESN plus, Ivy League Digital Network) and Dartmouth (ILDN) this Friday and Saturday nights at 7 to kick off conference play.
November 4, 2015 Team Notes: Knights Open League Play Hosting Capital District Rivals Off to its best start in 24 years with a 5-1 overall record the Clarkson University Hockey team will look to continue its winning ways as it opens its 55th campaign of ECAC Hockey. Guided by fifth-year head coach Casey Jones and assistant Phil Roy '00 and Josh Hauge, the Golden Knights will host Capital District rivals Rensselaer and Union College this weekend in a pair of 7:00 p.m. games at Cheel Arena. Clarkson, which was idle last week, skated to a sweep of NCHC foe Western Michigan (4-2, 6-2) in Potsdam in its last action on October 23-24.
November 4, 2015 NHL Prospect Report: Harvard Loaded with Offensive Weapons Heading into the season, pundits around ECAC Hockey questioned if Harvard had the defense and goaltending necessary to make a run for the top of the league standings.
November 4, 2015 Hockey Physical Probably Saved Life of Quinnipiac’s K.J. Tiefenwerth If K.J. Tiefenwerth had bothered to read the small print at his first Quinnipiac hockey physical there is no telling how long — or if — he would still be around today.
November 3, 2015 St. Denis, Tironese & Garteig Tabbed with League’s Monthly Awards ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s monthly awards were announced Tuesday, November 3 as the pair from Quinnipiac - Travis St. Denis and Michael Garteig - were voted as the league’s Player of the Month and Goaltender of the Month, respectively, while Evan Tironese, Rensselaer earned Rookie of the Month honors.
November 3, 2015 League’s Weekly Awards Presented to Vesey, Snively & Lyon ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, November 3 as Harvard’s senior forward Jimmy Vesey earned Player of the Week honors, while the duo from Yale -- Joe Snively and Alex Lyon were tabbed as the league’s Rookie of the Week and Goaltender of the Week, respectively.
October 31, 2015 Team Notes: Dartmouth Opens 2015-16 With Home-and-Home Against Harvard The Dartmouth men’s hockey team will open the 2015-16 season with a home-and-home series against Harvard, the defending ECAC Hockey Tournament Champion. The weekend begins Saturday night in Hanover at 7:30 p.m., before the two Ivy foes move to Cambridge for a 7 p.m. contest Sunday night.
October 30, 2015 Harrison, Kulevich Score Versus PC Friday HAMILTON - Juniors Tim Harrison and Jake Kulevich scored for Colgate, but No. 3 Providence proved to be too much for the Raiders as the Friars posted a 7-2 victory Friday in collegiate men's ice hockey action at Starr Rink.
October 30, 2015 RPI Downs Union SCHENECTADY, N.Y. – The Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) men's hockey team scored four goals in the first period, on its way to a 5-1 win over Union College, in the ECAC Hockey opener for both teams at Messa Rink. With the win, the Engineers improve to 2-4 overall (1-0 ECAC Hockey), while the Dutchmen drop to 2-2-3 (0-1 ECAC Hockey).
October 30, 2015 Hagen, McGovern Help Saints to Win at Penn State Oct. 30: Seniors Alex Hagen and Sean McGovern each scored one goal and assisted on another as St. Lawrence University beat Penn State 4-2 on Friday night, gaining a win and a tie in their first ever meetings with the Nittany Lions.
October 30, 2015 Team Notes: Brown Hosts Holy Cross Saturday in Season Opener PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown men's hockey team will kick off the 2015-16 season on Saturday, Oct. 31 when the Bears welcome Holy Cross to Meehan Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. Links to live video and live stats will be available at www.brownbears.com.
October 30, 2015 Team Notes: Colgate Welcomes Defending National Champion Providence Colgate welcomes defending national champion Providence to Hamilton this weekend for a two-game series at Starr Rink. The matchup with the Friars marks the third straight season that the Raiders have faced the defending national champion during the regular season.
October 30, 2015 Jimmy Vesey, Harvard Return with Very Big Goals There is little doubt Harvard men’s hockey coach Ted Donato is enjoying an extra spring in his step these days.
October 30, 2015 Team Notes: Tigers Open 2015-16 at the Capital City Classic PRINCETON, N.J. - The Princeton men's hockey team opens the 2015-16 season at the Capital City Classic in nearby Trenton this weekend.The Tigers face Yale in the season opener on Friday, Oct. 30 at 7:30 p.m., in a non-conference title as the Ivy League teams begin play this weekend.
October 30, 2015 Bradley Named Engineers Captain TROY, N.Y. - The Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) men's hockey captain has been announced and senior defenseman Chris Bradley will wear the 'C' throughout the 2015-16 season. The announcement was made by 10th-year head coach Seth Appert.
October 30, 2015 Union, RPI, Back Where They Were When They Met Last Year As the late hockey philosopher Yogi Berra would say comparing this year’s Union and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute teams heading into their Route 7 Rivalry games this weekend and last season’s squads, it’s deja vu all over again.
October 30, 2015 Ex-Union Blueliner Stuart Retires Former Union defenseman Shawn Stuart has retired from professional hockey after two seasons, Garnet Hockey Report has learned.
October 29, 2015 Weekend Preview: Chase for ‘Cup’ Begins ALBANY, N.Y. - This weekend marks the first time in the 2015-16 season that showcases some ECAC Hockey men’s teams playing conference match-ups. League-play will begin this weekend as both Route 7 rivals Rensselaer and Union and long-time foes Dartmouth and Harvard face-off in home-and-home sets. In another action St. Lawrence meets Penn State State for the first time in program history; Colgate hosts defending national champion Providence for two at Starr Rink; Cornell skates in a home-and-home series with Niagara; Princeton and Yale clash in the Capital City Classic; and Brown welcomes Holy Cross.
October 29, 2015 New Power-Play Line Key to Cornell's Success The first few notes of the “Dragnet” theme, to a Cornell hockey fan, mean a power play. Since a power play presents an opportunity with an extra skater on the ice, it should be a major goalscoring weapon; the best teams score a goal around 20 percent of the time. This year, three men will begin the season as the primary power play forwards — juniors Matt Buckles and Jeff Kubiak and senior Christian Hilbrich. They will be responsible for that crucial part of any successful hockey offense: a dangerous power play.
October 29, 2015 Cornell To Wear Special Jerseys For Home Opener ITHACA, N.Y. — The men's hockey team announced Thursday that it will wear special jerseys for its regular-season home opener, which is against Niagara at 7 p.m. Saturday. The jerseys will be auctioned off at a later date with proceeds going to a mission and service trip to the Dominican Republic led by Mike Schafer, the Jay R. Bloom '77 Head Coach of Men's Hockey, with current players and members of the Ithaca community.
October 29, 2015 Team Notes: Cornell Opens Season With Niagara Home-and-Home Series ITHACA, N.Y. – Cornell's regular season will finally get under way this weekend with a home-and-home non-league series against Niagara. The weekend starts at 7:05 p.m. Friday at the Purple Eagles' Dwyer Arena, which the Big Red will visit for the first time in program history. Jason Weinstein will handle play-by-play, which can be heard for free on the Ivy League Digital Network and in the Ithaca area on WHCU-AM (870).
October 29, 2015 Dartmouth Ready to Drop Puck on 2015-16 Season The experts have already mapped out the 2015-16 college hockey season as it relates to ECAC Hockey. And in their expert analysis, this year’s edition of the Dartmouth men’s hockey program is flying under the radar, which is fine by everyone in Hanover.
October 29, 2015 Team Notes: No. 11/11 Harvard Begins 2015-16 With Two-Game Series Against Dartmouth The Harvard men's hockey team will open the 2015-16 season this weekend, taking on ECAC Hockey foe Dartmouth in a home-and-home series. The year gets underway in Hanover, New Hampshire Saturday, Oct. 31 with a 7:30 p.m. puck drop at Thompson Arena with the teams returning to Cambridge for a Sunday evening affair at Bright-Landry Hockey Center at 7 p.m.
October 29, 2015 Unmasked: MMA Training Boosts Canadiens' Condon VANCOUVER -- Goalie Mike Condon had to fight hard for everything he's gotten so far in hockey, including his current spot as the Montreal Canadiens' backup, so maybe it shouldn't be surprising to hear he trained for the job with a mixed martial artist.
October 29, 2015 RPI Hopes to Snap out of Funk Against Rival Union When the RPI hockey team needed a jump-start last season, the Engineers came up with a stunning sweep of arch-rival Union in the "Route 7 Rivalry" to help turn around a 1-5 start.
October 29, 2015 Team Notes: Rensselaer Renews Union Rivalry to Open League Play After dropping their only game last week to 11th-ranked Michigan, 5-2, Rensselaer opens its ECAC Hockey schedule this weekend against area-rival Union College ... The Engineers travel to Schenectady on Friday (7pm), before hosting the Dutchmen at the Houston Filed House on Saturday (7pm).
October 29, 2015 Team Notes: Saints Travel to PSU he Saints and Penn State will square off for the first time in program history at Penn State on Thursday and Friday, and it will also mark the first official game for the Saints among a Big Ten hockey conference team.
October 29, 2015 Team Notes: Dutchmen Take On RPI in Crosstown Showdown SCHENECTADY, NY-- Union College continues its 2015-16 campaign against conference foe and crosstown rival Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute on October 30 at 7 p.m., at home and October 31 at 7 p.m. on the road
October 29, 2015 Team Notes: Yale Opens Friday Night in NJ NEW HAVEN, Conn. - The new edition of Yale men's hockey gets unveiled Friday night at the Capital City Classic when the Bulldogs play Princeton. The season-opener for both programs takes place at 7:30 at the Sun National Bank Center in Trenton, N.J., and airs live on the Ivy League Digital Network.
October 29, 2015 Expectations High for Yale NEW HAVEN - Keith Allain’s offseason began by recognizing two indisputable facts. His Yale hockey team was firing on all cylinders in the playoffs. And the Bulldogs’ absolute best wasn’t quite good enough to beat Harvard or Boston University.
October 28, 2015 CHN's Team of the Week: Clarkson People often talk about five-year plans as a common measuring point for new regimes. The cliche has some merit, since it often takes that long for coaches to put in place everything they want to, including a full batch of their own recruits.
October 28, 2015 Clarkson Teams off to Historic Starts The success of any given sports team is measured at the end of the year — in wins, top player stats, and if all goes well, championships. But often, the start of the season can and will be crucial for a team’s success, and both of the Clarkson hockey programs are both off to excellent starts.
October 28, 2015 Ducks Recall Forward Wagner from San Diego The Ducks have recalled center Chris Wagner from the San Diego Gulls, Anaheim’s primary development affiliate in the American Hockey League (AHL).
October 28, 2015 USCHO.com's 'This Week in ECAC Hockey' It’s been a familiar storyline for Quinnipiac over the last several years. The Bobcats have lost some notable players in each of the last three summers, yet seem to shrug off those departures and still remain a national contender.
October 28, 2015 Yale's Senior Class Looks For Second Title In Four Years Three seasons ago, Yale’s freshman class won a national championship, accomplishing what no other first-year hockey players in New Haven ever could. Now, as they enter their final year, eight Bulldog seniors aim to repeat their feat by leading what is one of the most-talented squads in the school’s history.
October 27, 2015 Quinnipiac Trio Sweeps League’s Weekly Awards 
 ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, October 27 as the trio from Quinnipiac --Travis St. Denis, Chase Priskie and Michael Garteig were tabbed as the league’s Player of the Week; Rookie of the Week; and Goaltender of the Week, respectively.
October 26, 2015 Tickets for the 2016 Division I Men’s Ice Hockey Regionals To Go On Sale INDIANAPOLIS---Tickets for all four sites of the 2016 Division I Men’s Ice Hockey Regionals go on sale Tuesday, Oct. 27, at 10 a.m. Eastern time. The tickets, being sold as three-game packages, may be purchased online at www.NCAA.com/FrozenFour or through each venue’s ticket office.
October 24, 2015 Engineers Fall to No. 11 Michigan TROY, N.Y. – Freshman Brendan Warren scored his first two collegiate goals to help the 11th-ranked University of Michigan men's hockey team to a 5-2 victory over Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Saturday evening, in front of a sellout crowd of 4,646 at the Houston Field House. With the win, the Wolverines improve to 3-0-1, while the Engineers drop 1-4.
October 24, 2015 Weekend Update: Friday Night Success ALBANY, N.Y. - Five ECAC Hockey teams skated on their home ice last night in non-league play posting a 3-1-1 record for the home squads. Three of those match-ups, featured battles of ranked teams, where Quinnipiac won its showdown with St. Cloud State, 5-2; Union skating to a hard fought 5-5 overtime draw with Michigan; and Miami edging St. Lawrence, 1-0. The two other non-league games saw Colgate open its final season in Starr Rink with a 5-2 win over RIT and Clarkson doubling-up visiting Western Michigan, 4-2, at Cheel Arena.
October 24, 2015 Young Hockey Trio Prepares for Second Act Ever since LeBron James joined Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade on the Miami Heat and counted all the NBA Finals that he was never going to appear in, modern sports has revolved around the idea of the Big Three. Teams from all sports have built and marketed themselves around three stars — from FC Barcelona’s three-headed offensive attack to the Chicago Blackhawks’ all-star forward line in the Stanley Cup playoffs last year.
October 24, 2015 Moulson Visits Roswell Park Cancer Institute It was a visit and experience that left a lasting impression on the staff and patients of Roswell Park Cancer Institute (@RoswellPark) in Buffalo.
October 24, 2015 Flanagan Recruited by Friends to Thunder GLENS FALLS - Rob Bordson hung up the phone with Cail MacLean and almost immediately called Kyle Flanagan. He had just committed to Adirondack Thunder head coach MacLean and now was recruiting a fellow former Phantom.
October 23, 2015 Spink Reaches Milestone in Win Over RIT HAMILTON - Senior Tyson Spink tallied two goals and an assist to lead Colgate to a 5-2 victory over RIT in collegiate men's ice hockey action Friday at Starr Rink.
October 23, 2015 Inside ECAC Hockey Features Derraugh, Smith & Ward ALBANY, N.Y. -- Inside ECAC Hockey Weekly Radio Show is a program highlighting action from the previous weekend's games and upcoming games. The program also includes interviews with coaches and student-athletes and showcases stories from around the league.
October 23, 2015 Team Notes: Big Green to Face PEI at Thompson Saturday HANOVER, N.H. – The Dartmouth men’s hockey team will host the second and final contest of the 2015-16 preseason with a formal scrimmage Saturday night against Prince Edward Island.
October 23, 2015 Biega Honored by Utica Comets Captain Role Alex Biega is the Utica Comets' captain.
October 22, 2015 Weekend Preview: League Teams to be Tested Albany, N.Y. - A demanding schedule of hockey will take place at league venues this weekend. Three top 20 showdowns take place with Quinnipiac welcoming St. Cloud State; St. Lawrence hosting Miami; and Union facing-off against Michigan. Continuing its last season in Starr Rink, Colgate plays a home-and-home series with RIT; while Clarkson hosts Western Michigan for two; and Rensselaer squares-off against Michigan. Cornell, Dartmouth and Harvard each welcome Canadian-based universities in exhibition contests as well over the weekend.
October 22, 2015 Team Notes: Colgate Squares Off Against Regional Foe RIT Colgate squares off against regional foe RIT in a home-and-home series this weekend. The teams open the two-game set Friday at Starr Rink before traveling to Rochester Saturday for the series finale at the Gene Polisseni Center.
October 22, 2015 'Hitting The Reset Button' ITHACA, N.Y. — There are euphemistic terms that have infiltrated the sports world when it comes to teams that slide down the standings. They're 'rebuilding' or the new twist is that they're 'reloading'. But make no mistake about the 2015-16 Cornell men's hockey team — it's resetting.
October 22, 2015 Hohne Wins Lynah Faithful T-Shirt Design Contest ITHACA, N.Y. — Brielle Hohne has been named the winner of the first Lynah Faithful T-Shirt Design Contest, which was held earlier this fall in preparation for the Cornell hockey season.
October 22, 2015 Cornell Head Coach Mike Schafer Installs Culture of Accountability This is the latest Cornell hockey head coach Mike Schafer ‘86 has gone without naming a captain, or any officially delineated student-athlete leadership, for his team. Traditionally, college hockey teams name the leaders for the upcoming season at the end-of-season banquet in the spring. Schafer and his team decided to forego tradition, something he has done in the past, but this is the closest he has gotten to the start of the season without naming a captain.
October 22, 2015 Team Notes: Cornell Starts Up With Pair of Exhibitions ITHACA, N.Y. – While the Cornell men's hockey team's regular season doesn't officially begin until next week, the Big Red will take a turn at a pair of dress rehearsals this weekend with exhibition games against Ryerson at 7 p.m. Saturday and Laurentian at 2 p.m.
October 22, 2015 Team Notes: Harvard Hosts New Brunswick in Exhibition Saturday CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The Harvard men's hockey team hits the ice for the first time at Bright-Landry Hockey Center this season Saturday evening, hosting the New Brunswick Varsity Reds in an exhibition at 7 p.m. Fans can watch the game live on the Ivy League Digital Network with Bill Spaulding and Tim Culverhouse on the call.
October 22, 2015 Don't Underestimate Quinnipiac Quinnipiac looked like a well-oiled machine. The Bobcats methodically beat Maine to every loose puck, moved the puck quickly, and dominated possession in a 4-0 shutout victory over the University of Maine on Tuesday night.
October 22, 2015 Team Notes: No. 14 QU Hosts No. 9 St. Cloud State This Weekend National ranked No. 14 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey (4-0-0, 0-0-0 ECAC Hockey) will host No. 9 St. Cloud State (4-0-0, 0-0-0 NCHC) for a two-game series on Oct. 23-24 at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center.
October 22, 2015 RPI’s Miller Excited to be Back on the Ice TROY --Mark Miller returned to the ice on Tuesday. He was elated. So were his Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute teammates and head coach Seth Appert.
October 22, 2015 Team Notes: Engineers Set to Host Michigan on Saturday Night Following its trip to Alaska last weekend, Rensselaer is home for a single game on Saturday, when it hosts 11th-ranked Michigan at the Houston Field House ... Puck drop is scheduled for 7:07pm.
October 22, 2015 Team Notes: SLU Welcomes Miami for Two Miami makes its first appearance in Appleton Arena since November of 2006 when the Redhawks visit for a pair of games beginning Friday night.
October 22, 2015 Longstime Saints SID Wally Johnson Announces June Retirement Johnson will retire June 1, 2016, ending a four-decade career at St. Lawrence. The 1995 winner of the ECAC's Irving T. Marsh Award, 2001 CoSIDA Warren Berg Award recipient, 2012 ECAC Pete Nevins Award winner and 2013 inductee into the College Sports Information Directors' Association Hall of Fame, he has seen the St. Lawrence athletic program grow from 13 teams on his arrival in 1975 to its current 32-program offering. He served on the ECAC-SIDA board of directors for 25 years and was long-time CoSIDA Workshop Exhibits Committee Chair.
October 21, 2015 NCAA Ice Hockey East Regional Presale Offer! Every team has their sights set on the NCAA Men's Frozen Four® in Tampa Bay, but they must first claim the regional crown
October 21, 2015 From Harvard to Syracuse Crunch: Why Brian Hart Switched Classrooms Syracuse, N.Y. — Syracuse Crunch rookie forward Brian Hart stayed after school on Tuesday afternoon.
October 21, 2015 'No Limits' for Special Olympians, says Canucks' Higgins Chris Higgins doesn’t have to look far for motivation to recover from a fractured foot.
October 20, 2015 Aldworth & Kupsky Earn League’s Weekly Awards ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, October 20 as Quinnipiac’s Thomas Aldworth was tabbed as both the league’s Player of the Week and Rookie of the Week, while Jake Kupsky from Union was voted Goaltender of the Week.
October 20, 2015 Team Notes: Clarkson Hosts Western Michigan on Parents’ Weekend With a weekend split against Hockey East foes on its first road trip of the season the Clarkson University Hockey team is off to a 3-1 start. The Golden Knights, guided by fifth-year head coach Casey Jones and assistants Phil Roy '00 and Josh Hauge, regrouped from their first loss of the year, a 7-1 setback at Merrimack on Friday, to gain a 4-3 last-minute victory at the University of New Hampshire on Saturday.
October 19, 2015 Team Notes: Bobcats Host Maine On Tuesday Nationally-ranked No. 17 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey will host the University of Maine on Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015. The Bobcats are currently 3-0-0 on the year while Maine enters its midweek match-up at 0-1-3 to start the season.
October 17, 2015 League Issues Suspension ALBANY, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey today announced that Clarkson sophomore forward Janick Asselin has been assessed a one-game suspension, in accordance with the League’s supplemental discipline process, as the result of his actions in the Clarkson vs. Merrimack contest Friday, October 16.
October 17, 2015 Weekend Update: Bobcats and Saints Continue Hot Early Play ALBANY, N.Y. - St. Lawrence saw its 2-0 early lead slipped away only to score the dramatic game-winner midway through the overtime session to earn a 3-2 win over New Hampshire Friday night. In other non-league action Union and Maine skated to a hard-fought overtime tie, 1-1; Rensselaer was edged by Alaska Anchorage, 4-3, in the Brice Alaska Goal Rush; despite outshooting Merrimack, Clarkson fell, 7-1; and on Thursday evening, Quinnipiac continued its impressive play on the young season by blanking visiting Arizona State, 5-0.
October 17, 2015 Senators Tough Guy Mark Borowiecki Ready and Always Willing to Drop the Gloves People who say fighting in hockey should be outlawed are misguided. Without it, good players wouldn't be allowed to be good players. They'd be too busy looking over their shoulder for guys like Penguins pest Bobby Farnham.
October 16, 2015 Fargo, Jones & Sakellaropoulos Featured on Inside ECAC Hockey ALBANY, N.Y. -- Inside ECAC Hockey Weekly Radio Show is a program highlighting action from the previous weekend's games and upcoming games. The program also includes interviews with coaches and student-athletes and showcases stories from around the league.
October 16, 2015 Team Notes: Big Green Host US National Development Team HANOVER, N.H. – The Dartmouth men’s hockey team will get the 2015-16 season started on Saturday night with the first of two preseason contests.
October 16, 2015 Tyler Moy Volunteers with Autism Awareness Organization CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Harvard men's hockey continues to be a beacon in the local community, as junior men's hockey player Tyler Moy has spent numerous recent Friday nights volunteering with the Harvard Undergraduates Raising Autism Awareness organization.
October 16, 2015 Union Goalie Sakellaropoulos Off to Good Start SCHENECTADY — In his first two years at Union College, goalie Alex Sakellaropoulos knew his role. He was backup to Colin Stevens.
October 15, 2015 Weekend Preview: Tune-Ups on Tap Albany, N.Y. - The second weekend of regular season play for ECAC Hockey teams brings yet another set of challenges for the four teams in action. Among those taking to the ice will be North Country partners Clarkson and St. Lawrence each visiting Merrimack and NewHampshire; Rensselaer trekking to Alaska for the Brice Alaska Goal Rush tournament; Union welcoming Maine for a two-game set; and Dartmouth hosting the USA Under-18 Team in an exhibition contest.
October 15, 2015 Team Notes: Clarkson Battles Hockey East Foes on the Road After outscoring its opponents 10-1 in the opening weekend of the 2015-16 campaign the Clarkson University Hockey team will look to build upon its momentum when it takes to the road this weekend to battle a pair of Hockey East foes.
October 15, 2015 Cornell Holds Free Red-White Game Saturday ITHACA, N.Y. — Hockey is in the air once again with the Cornell men's and women's hockey teams set to play to in the annual Red-White Game at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17 at Lynah Rink.
October 15, 2015 Quinnipiac’s Tim Clifton Playing Role of Goal-Scorer Early On HAMDEN -They may be tied for the team lead in goals after the season’s opening weekend, but no one will be mistaking Quinnipiac forward Tim Clifton for Sam Anas any time soon.
October 15, 2015 Team Notes: Engineers In Alaska This Weekend Rensselaer split its opening weekend games, falling at 14th-ranked UMass-Lowell, 3-0, before topping first-ranked Boston College, 2-1.
October 15, 2015 In Year Four, Carvel Says Program is Getting Where He Wants It To Be It isn’t uncommon to see a struggling professional sports team unload the bulk of its roster and start over on the fly.
October 15, 2015 Team Notes: Saints Take to the Road The Saints take their first road trip of the 2015-16 season as they visit Hockey East opponents New Hampshire and Merrimack in week two of a challenging early non-league schedule.
October 15, 2015 Team Notes: Union Continues Home Streak with Two Game Series Against Maine SCHENECTADY, N.Y. – Union College continues its seven game home streak with a pair of home games against non-conference opponent Maine. The series begins on Friday, Oct. 16 with a 7:00 p.m. faceoff.
October 14, 2015 Team Notes: No. 17 QU Hosts Arizona State Nationally-ranked No. 17 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey will welcome Arizona State for a non-conference match-up at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center on Thursday, Oct. 15 at 7 p.m. Quinnipiac enters the game at 2-0-0 while Arizona State - playing as an independent in its first season at NCAA Division I status - is 1-1-0 on the young season.
October 13, 2015 Rensselaer Trio Sweeps Weekly Awards ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey men’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, October 13 as a trio from Rensselaer earned the league’s weekly honors. Forwards Riley Bourbonnais and Evan Tironese were tabbed with Player of the Week and Rookie of the Week honors, respectively; while senior Jason Kasdorf was voted Goaltender of the Week.
October 13, 2015 Devils Recall Goalie Yann Danis The Devils recalled goalie Yann Danis under emergency conditions to dress as Keith Kinkaid's backup in Tuesday night's game against the Nashville Predators.
October 13, 2015 Harvard Homecoming for Alex Killorn LW Alex Killorn, who recorded his 100th career point in the win, also enjoyed a nice homecoming.
October 10, 2015 Weekend Update: League Teams off to Fast Start ALBANY, N.Y. - Five ECAC Hockey men’s teams took to this ice last evening with four of them earning non-league points. North Country partners Clarkson and St. Lawrence, exploded for six and five goals, respectively in home wins; Quinnipiac took round one of the home-and-home series with Holy Cross, 5-3; Union skated to a 1-1 overtime tie with visiting Sacred Heart; while Rensselaer fell short at UMass Lowell, 3-0.
October 9, 2015 Players Who Stayed Give ECAC Hockey Compelling Storylines in 2015-16 At the start of last season, one of the major storylines in ECAC Hockey involved the players the league lost via early departures.
October 9, 2015 Weekend Preview: Five League Teams Begin their 2015-16 Campaigns ALBANY, N.Y. - Five ECAC Hockey men’s programs are in action this weekend officially beginning their 2015-16 campaigns. Among the highlights of the weekend’s events are Union hosting Sacred Heart and national runner-up Boston University; both Clarkson and St. Lawrence each welcoming RIT and Niagara; nationally-ranked Quinnipiac playing a home-and-home series with Holy Cross; Rensselaer facing two nationally-ranked squads, visiting Mass Lowell Friday and hosting top-ranked Boston College Sunday; and Colgate facing-off against Hockey East foe Northeastern on Saturday.
October 9, 2015 Inside ECAC Hockey Features Hagwell, Appert & Turner ALBANY, N.Y. -- Inside ECAC Hockey Weekly Radio Show is a program highlighting action from the previous weekend's games and upcoming games. The program also includes interviews with coaches and student-athletes and showcases stories from around the league.
October 9, 2015 Colgate Celebrates Arena Groundbreaking HAMILTON -- Colgate University community members came together last week to break ground on two facilities that will transform students' experiences in two key areas: preparation for success after Colgate and athletics. In separate ceremonies, students, faculty, staff, trustees, and other supporters turned shovels and applauded the creation of Benton Hall and the Class of 1965 Arena.
October 9, 2015 Team Notes: Raiders Travel to Historic Matthews Arena Colgate completes its season-opening road swing Saturday, traveling to Boston to face Northeastern in a 7 p.m. contest at historic Matthews Arena. The Raiders are making their first visit to Matthews since the 2003-04 season.
October 9, 2015 Harvard Looks to Build on Big Year It was a magical 2014-15 hockey campaign for Harvard. The Crimson were picked to finish 11th in the preseason ECAC poll, but made a surprising run to the conference championship. Plus, forward Jimmy Vesey was a Hobey Baker Award finalist after leading the nation with 32 goals and the team enjoyed a trip to the NCAA tournament where it fell, 4-1, to Nebraska-Omaha in the first round.
October 9, 2015 Quinnipiac Getting Used to Replacing Departed Stars HAMDEN >> Replacing production of franchise-caliber players has become an annual event at Quinnipiac; one that dates back to the graduation of All-American defenseman (and current assistant coach) Reid Cashman in 2007.
October 9, 2015 Union's Bennett Closing in on 100 Wins SCHENECTADY — When it comes to talking about his accomplishments as Union hockey’s head coach, you get the feeling Rick Bennett would rather try to stop slap shots without goalie gear.
October 8, 2015 20 Goalies Named to Mike Richter Award Watch List for 2015-16 EDEN PRAIRIE, MINN. — Let’s Play Hockey and the Herb Brooks Foundation announced today the 20 goalies named to the watch list for the 2016 Mike Richter Award, which annually honors the most outstanding goaltender in NCAA Division I men’s hockey. The winner of the third annual award will be announced at the 2016 NCAA Men’s Frozen Four in Tampa, Fla.
October 8, 2015 Boston Officials in Belfast Ahead of Belpot Inspection teams from the National Collegiate Athletic Association have been welcomed to the city by Lord Mayor Arder Carson.
October 8, 2015 Team Notes: QU Faces Holy Cross For Home-and-Home Series Nationally-ranked No. 18 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey will travel to Worcester, Mass. to face the College of Holy Cross on Friday, Oct. 9 for its 2015-16 season opener before hosting the Crusaders for its home opener on Saturday, Oct. 10 at 4 p.m.
October 8, 2015 Team Notes: Engineers Visit the Riverhawks on Friday; Host No. 1 BC on Sunday Rensselaer opens its 2015-16 regular season schedule with a pair of games against ranked Hockey East teams, beginning on Friday, when it visits 14th-ranked UMass-Lowell (7:15pm) ... The Engineers then welcome first-ranked Boston College to the Houston Field House for their home opener on Sunday (2pm).
October 8, 2015 Team Notes: Saints Open with Two at Appleton The Saints will begin the 2015-16 season with a pair of games against Atlantic Hockey opponents Niagara and RIT at Appleton Arena. The Saints played the same two teams on the road a year ago, losing to RIT 5-2 on open-
ing night, but coming back with a 10-2 win over a shorthanded Niagara team on Saturday.
October 8, 2015 Team Notes: Dutchmen Open Season against Sacred Heart and Boston University SCHENECTADY, N.Y. – Union College embarks on its 25th season of Division I varsity hockey with a pair of home games against non-conference opponents.
October 8, 2015 Yale Returning Most Players From NCAA Tournament Team NEW HAVEN >> When it comes to athletics, the Ivy League marches to its own beat. So even the slightest acquiescence to ease restraints can be viewed as a milestone achievement.
October 7, 2015 College Hockey News 2015-16 League Preview Capsules The top teams in the ECAC returned a lot of talent for the upcoming season, including the likes of Jimmy Vesey, Rob O'Gara and Alex Lyon. Harvard, Yale, Quinnipiac and St. Lawrence seem to be the favorites but others, like St. Lawrence did last year, can make the run.
October 7, 2015 CHN's 2015-16 ECAC Hockey Watch List It was a relatively quiet offseason, by ECAC standards. We may be spoiled this season with most of the league's top end players returning. Those players will look to help the league win its third national championship in four seasons.
October 7, 2015 RPI Looks for New Firepower Milos Bubela has come a long way from being 19, not knowing much English and having about two hours to decide if he was going to play hockey at RPI.
October 7, 2015 Title-hungry Leaders Hope to Set Tone for St. Lawrence After a surprising finish to 2014-15 that saw the St. Lawrence hockey team rank second in the ECAC standings, as well as the league’s team offense and team defense categories, the Saints have their sights on a conference title.
October 6, 2015 Team Notes: Clarkson Opens 25th Season at Cheel Arena The 25th season of NCAA action at Cheel Arena officially opens this weekend when the Clarkson University Hockey team hosts Atlantic Hockey foes Rochester Institute of Technology and Niagara University. Both games are 7:00 p.m. faceoffs.
October 6, 2015 Tanner Glass Catches a Break on His Way to Roster Spot There was a bit of caution with Tanner Glass and his injury, because the Rangers had been down that road before.
October 4, 2015 Union Looks to Get Back to Winning Ways Mike Vecchione acknowledged there were off-season rumors that he'd be leaving the Union College hockey team and moving up to the professional ranks.
October 3, 2015 Vecchione, Wilkins Named Dutchmen Captains SCHENECTADY, NY -- The Union College 2015-16 men's ice hockey team captains will be junior forward Mike Vecchione and senior forward Matt Wilkins. The announcement was made at the team's annual Media Day by Head Coach Rick Bennett.
October 2, 2015 Team Notes: Colgate to Drop the Puck on 2015-16 Campaign Colgate opens the 2015-16 season this weekend as it travels to Erie, Pa. for a two-game series at Mercyhurst. The Raiders and Lakers open the set Saturday with a 7 p.m. contest before wrapping up the weekend with a 4 p.m. matinee Sunday.
October 2, 2015 Sam Anas in Position to Pass on Lessons to Younger Quinnipiac Teammates HAMDEN -- His role as a talented and integral part of Quinnipiac’s success the past two seasons is undeniable. Take a national rookie of the year award, 45 goals and two NCAA tournament appearances as verification.
October 2, 2015 Team Notes: Engineers Ready For Exhibition Opener The Rensselaer men's hockey team opens its season with an exhibition match-up against St. Thomas University (N.B.) on Saturday (7pm) at the Houston Field House.
October 1, 2015 Brown to Host 2017 NCAA Men’s Hockey Division I East Regional INDIANAPOLIS – The National Collegiate Athletic Association announced today that Brown University has been selected to host the 2017 NCAA Division I Men’s Ice Hockey East Regional at Providence’s Dunkin’ Donuts Center.
October 1, 2015 Team Notes: Knights Open With Action Against McGill Excitement is high for the Clarkson University Men's Hockey team as a deep Golden Knight squad is primed to take the next step this season and compete for a top spot in the league standings and vye for a trip to Lake Placid in mid-March for the ECAC Hockey Championship Tournament.
October 1, 2015 Cornell Faces Increasingly Fierce Competition ITHACA, N.Y. — If you were to ask college hockey fans as recently as five years ago to name the sport’s power houses, it is highly improbable that they would even consider any teams from the ECAC Hockey Conference. However, two consecutive national championships later, and it is now unlikely that you will find someone who doesn’t consider any of the ECAC’s top programs.
October 1, 2015 Ten to Watch: College Hockey’s Impact Forwards for 2015-16 As one group of talented forwards departs college hockey, it’s time for another set of players to take their place.
October 1, 2015 Team Notes: No. 18 QU Hosts St. Thomas For Exhibition Nationally-ranked No. 18 Quinnipiac men's ice hockey will host St. Thomas University for an exhibition game at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center on Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015.
October 1, 2015 Team Notes: Hayton in the Spotlight, Exhibition Game Saturday for Saints St. Lawrence University sophomore goaltender Kyle Hayton is in the pre-season national spotlight as the Saints prepare to open the 2015-16 men's hockey season with a Saturday night exhibition game against Carleton University at Appleton Arena.
September 30, 2015 Iowa Wild Hire Brent Flahr as General Manager DES MOINES, Iowa —The Iowa Wild have a new man in charge.
September 29, 2015 2015-16 CHN Preseason All-America Team PRINCETON, N.J. — A look at our list of top players heading into the 2015-16 season.
September 29, 2015 Meet Some of College Hockey’s Impact Goalies for 2015-16 It should be another strong season for goalies in the Division I men’s ranks, with the return of nine netminders who were rewarded with national and league all-star honors.
September 28, 2015 Veteran Clarkson Team Ready for 2015-16 Season The Clarkson University Hockey team did a lot of good things last season. The Golden Knights were among the best in the country in puck possession (by Corsi and Fenwick numbers), ranked 16th in team defense (2.35 GPG), were a top-10 team on the penalty kill overall (87.7%) and first in ECAC Hockey (92%), and were third in the conference on the power play (19.4%).
September 24, 2015 Along the Boards ECAC Hockey Season Preview Two years after they hoisted the 2013 national championship trophy, the Yale Bulldogs have yet to win another NCAA tournament game. Despite taking eventual national finalist Boston University to overtime in the 2015 Northeast Regional semifinal, Yale could not finish the job.
September 24, 2015 Clarkson Hosts "Skate With A Knight" The Clarkson University Hockey team will be holding its annual "Skate With A Knight" on Saturday, October 3 at Cheel Arena.
September 22, 2015 Harvard is Coaches’ Choice in 2015-16 ALBANY, N.Y. -- Defending ECAC Men’s Hockey (@ecachockeyMWD1) Tournament Champion and 2015 NCAA Hockey Tournament participant Harvard was selected atop in the 2015-16 ECAC Hockey Men’s Coaches’ Preseason Poll with 119 points, earning a league-high nine first-place votes.
September 22, 2015 Preseason All-League Team Features Team Leaders ALBANY, N.Y. -- The 2015-16 coaches’ preseason all-league team is made up of five positional student-athletes who ranked near the top of scoring leaders among their teams last season and a goaltender that was at the top of nearly every league statistical category last season. As voted on by the league's 12 head coaches, players from five different teams - Harvard, Quinnipiac, St. Lawrence, Union and Yale make-up the preseason all-league team.
September 22, 2015 2015-16 Men’s Composite Schedule Announced ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey (@ecachockeyMWD1) today announced its 2015-16 men’s composite schedule, which includes 132 conference contests, 22 by each team and a total of 246 regular season games.
September 21, 2015 Along the Boards ECAC Hockey Preseason All-Star, All-Rookie Teams If the names on the lists below look familiar, they should. Many of the impact players who earned ECAC Hockey postseason awards last season return this year — including several, like Jimmy Vesey and Rob O’Gara, who easily could have turned pro a year early.
September 21, 2015 ECAC Hockey Media Association picks Yale to win ECAC Hockey Title ALBANY, N.Y. -- Yale and Quinnipiac universities are separated by 9.7 miles. Their hockey teams’ showing in the ECAC Hockey Media Association preseason poll was very close, too.
September 19, 2015 SB Nation Preseason All-ECAC Hockey First Team There shouldn't be too much suspense when 2015 Preseason Media All-ECAC Hockey First Team is announced next week by Ken Schott of the Schenectady Daily Gazette.
September 17, 2015 Clarkson Holds Community Fun Day The Clarkson University Hockey team held a fun day with young children from the Potsdam community at Pine Street Park on Sunday, September 13. The Golden Knights played games with the kids and enjoyed an outdoor barbecue at the park pavilion.
September 15, 2015 Criscuolo, Vesey Named 2015-16 Men’s Hockey Captains CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Ted Donato '91, the Robert D. Ziff '88 Head Coach for Harvard Men's Ice Hockey, has announced that seniors Kyle Criscuolo and Jimmy Vesey were voted captains for the 2015-16 season. Criscuolo and Vesey represent the 124th and 125th captains in Harvard men's hockey history.
September 15, 2015 Summer Blog: Harvard's Devin Tringale Coaches in Sweden MEDFORD, Mass. - Hey Harvard, Devin Tringale here. I'm a junior in Winthrop House and member of the men's ice hockey team. This August I was given the unique opportunity to travel to Stockholm, Sweden for nine days to serve as an assistant hockey coach for the Massachusetts Satellite Program.
September 12, 2015 A Look at Cornell's 9 New Faces The Lynah Faithful will have an opportunity to view nine new faces on the ice once the upcoming 2015-16 season begins at the end of October. Following the completion of last year, Cornell lost six seniors, all of whom were crucial to the success of the team.
September 11, 2015 New and Familiar Faces to Flank Allain The most recent offseason has been a time of upheaval for the men’s ice hockey team.
September 8, 2015 Horn, Greenwald Added to Union Staff SCHENECTADY, N.Y. – The Union College men's hockey program has added two staffers for the upcoming 2015-16 season. Kris Horn will serve as a volunteer assistant coach and Ian Greenwald has been hired as the hockey operations coordinator. The announcement was made today by Head Coach Rick Bennett.
September 1, 2015 Yale Assistant Coach Jason Guerriero Accepts Position at Brown NEW HAVEN >> Jason Guerriero, an assistant hockey coach at Yale the past two seasons, will accept a position as an assistant at Brown, the Register has learned.
September 1, 2015 Harvard Spends First Weekend on Campus Volunteering at Local School BOSTON – For the second year in a row, the Harvard men's hockey team spent time at the Cristo Rey Boston high school, volunteering for a number of tasks to prepare the school for the upcoming year.
August 27, 2015 Ahlfeld Steps Away From Clarkson Radio Booth Bob Ahlfeld, a familiar voice on the radio for Clarkson University Hockey fans, is stepping away from the microphone at B99.3 FM after a lengthy career calling Golden Knights games over the airwaves.
August 26, 2015 Josh Hauge Named Assistant Coach for Clarkson Clarkson University Hockey Head Coach Casey Jones has announced the hiring of Josh Hauge as an Assistant Coach for the Golden Knights.
August 26, 2015 Vesey Among Predators' Top Five Prospects NASHVILLE -- A prospect pool that wasn't very deep three years ago has become a luxury for the Nashville Predators.
August 26, 2015 Quinnipiac Announces 2015-16 Schedule HAMDEN, Connecticut – Quinnipiac men's ice hockey head coach Rand Pecknold has announced the Bobcats' 2015-16 schedule, which is highlighted by 19 home games and a game at Madison Square Garden. The 2014-15 ECAC Hockey Cleary Cup Champions advanced to their third consecutive NCAA Tournament last season, and will feature four teams from that bracket on this year's schedule.
August 26, 2015 Saints' First European Tour a Success While St. Lawrence University's men's hockey team has had a taste of international competition in the past, there has never been an opportunity nor an experience like the August 2015 tour of Italy and Switzerland.
August 24, 2015 Clarkson Announces Incoming Class Four freshmen who will join the Clarkson University Hockey team this fall were announced today by head coach Casey Jones.
August 24, 2015 Getting to Know Buffalo Prospect Jason Kasdorf He was a goalie prospect considered by many to be the proverbial "thrown-in" part of the February 11, 2015 blockbuster trade between the Winnipeg Jets and Buffalo Sabres, although it's hard to believe that a meticulous GM like the Sabres Tim Murray would simply point to a name on a roster and say, "Meh, throw him in as well."
August 19, 2015 A Trip Along the Ligurian Coast & Cortina Entry by Colgate's Evan Peterson '18 The Raiders journey throughout the beautiful country of Italy went northwest to Camogli on Monday. We tackled the amazing Mediterranean Sea by boat and saw some unbelievable yachts during the cruise. After a quick pit stop on a hidden beach off the coast of Camogli, the boys took to the water for some swimming. The softest player on the team, Darcy Murphy ‘16, was stung by a small jellyfish and feared for his life. Thankfully, he was able to grind it out and continue.
August 18, 2015 Raiders in Bellagio by Mike Borkowski '16 After a tough day of travel and hockey, the boys enjoyed a well-deserved day off on Sunday. After enjoying a nice breakfast at our hotel in Como, we departed by boat to Bellagio, a small town located about two hours from Como. On the way, we were able to see some of the world’s most famous Italian Villas on Lake Como. The guys were extremely excited to see George Clooney, and Richard Branson’s prestigious and luxurious waterfront properties.
August 18, 2015 Lassonde and U.S. Under-17 Selects Take 1st at Five Nations AROSA, Switzerland – Dartmouth men’s hockey associate head coach David Lassonde helped the U.S. Under-17 Select Team to a first-place finish at the 2015 Five Nations Tournament on Sunday.
August 14, 2015 Colgate Arrives in Lakeside Town of Como Como, Italy – Buongiorno Como!
August 12, 2015 Colgate Prepares for Foreign Tour HAMILTON – Colgate Men's Hockey embarks on an once-in-a-lifetime opportunity this week as it departs for a 10-day trip to Europe.
August 12, 2015 Greenwich Native, Harvard’s Esposito Taking it to Next Level While most of us were enjoying some fun in the sun, firing up the grill or just spending quality time with friends and family during start of July, Greenwich native and Harvard University junior Luke Esposito only had ice hockey on his mind.
August 5, 2015 Dartmouth's Lassonde Assisting USA Hockey Under-17 Team HANOVER, N.H. — Dartmouth men’s hockey associate head coach David Lassonde has been selected to serve as an assistant coach for USA Hockey at the Under-17 Five Nations Tournament that will take place next week in Arosa, Switzerland. This is Lassonde’s fourth stint working with USA Hockey.
August 5, 2015 Three Tournaments, 11 Home Games Highlight 2015-16 Crimson Schedule CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The 2015 ECAC Hockey Tournament champions, Harvard men's hockey released its 2015-16 schedule Wednesday. The schedule features appearances in three prominent tournaments, a trip to Madison Square Garden for the third season and 11 home games at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center.
August 2, 2015 Brown's Willman Hopes Summer Work Pays Off PROVIDENCE -- Brown University sophomore winger Max Willman is paying the price to improve his game this summer.
August 2, 2015 Devils Name Paul Castron as Director of Amateur Scouting Newark, NJ — The New Jersey Devils today named Paul Castron to the position of director of amateur scouting. Castron will oversee all aspects of the club’s amateur scouting operations. The announcement was made by Devils’ General Manager Ray Shero.
July 31, 2015 Harvard's Class of 2019 Comprised of Seven Newcomers CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Coming off a 21-win season that culminated in an ECAC Hockey Tournament title and a trip to the NCAA Tournament, the Harvard men's hockey team has announced the addition of seven newcomers as the Class of 2019 as it embarks on the 2015-16 season.
July 27, 2015 2014-15 All-Academic Team Comprises 233 Student-Athletes ALBANY, N.Y. - Two hundred and thirty-three student-athletes representing the ECAC Hockey’s 12 men’s programs were named to the 2014-15 ECAC Hockey All-Academic team. One hundred and seventeen of this year’s student-athletes were also named to the team last year, 87 have the distinction of receiving the honor the last three seasons, and 31 received the recognition over the last four years. Of the 12 institutions, Yale led the way with 25 honorees, followed by Brown with 24, Quinnipiac with 23, then Harvard with 22, and Princeton with 21.
July 27, 2015 Clarkson Announces Team Leaders The Clarkson University Hockey program has announced the team leaders for the 2015-16 Golden Knights with senior Paul Geiger heading the group as the Green and Gold's captain. Joining Geiger in the Clarkson leadership roles as assistant captains are classmates Jeff DiNallo and Pat Megannety, and junior James de Haas.
July 27, 2015 Future Home of Three Colgate Sports on Schedule HAMILTON – Colgate Athletics has passed another milestone toward construction of its Class of '65 Arena.
July 22, 2015 Yale's 2015-16 Slate Includes Last Frozen Four Matchup NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The 2015-16 Yale men's hockey schedule, which is close to becoming finalized and includes games against the teams who played in last April's national championship contest, has been released.
July 18, 2015 Naclerio Focusing on Senior Year at Brown STAMFORD — The Big Assist charity game has drawn NHL all-stars like Martin St. Louis in past years, and it has also drawn up-and-comers like, this year, Ridgefield's Chad Krys, a member of the gold-medalist Under-18 national team.
July 17, 2015 Bruins Draft Pick Ryan Donato ‘Can’t Wait’ For Freshman Season At Harvard WILMINGTON, Mass. — Ryan Donato is taking his talents to Harvard for the 2015-16 season, where he’ll play for his Dad, Ted, as a freshman.
July 17, 2015 Princeton Announces Class of 2019 PRINCETON, N.J. (7/15/15) - Princeton head men's hockey coach Ron Fogarty and his coaching staff announce the recruiting class of six student-athletes that will join the team as the Class of 2019.
July 17, 2015 McElroy Named Director of Athletics Troy, N.Y. - Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has named Dr. Lee A. McElroy Jr. as director of athletics, after serving as an interim director. The appointment was effective July 1, 2015. Dr. McElroy is responsible for overseeing 12 men's and 11 women's National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) intercollegiate teams (two Division I and 21 Division III), involving more than 550 student-athletes, as well as the Intramural Sports Program, which engages over 2,000 students.
July 17, 2015 With One Year Left At Yale, O’Gara Sticking With Bruins’ Blueprint WILMINGTON (CBS) — Defenseman Rob O’Gara is the type of player Bruins development camp was made to benefit.
July 11, 2015 Cornell Releases 2015-16 Schedule ITHACA, N.Y.— The fifth edition of Red Hot Hockey, 16 home contests, and games against both participants in last year's national title game highlight the 2015-16 men's hockey schedule, which was unveiled Friday afternoon in advance of the program's annual alumni game and Saturday's Racker Rivals Big Red Hockey event at Lynah Rink. The new campaign marks the 21st season at the helm for Mike Schafer, the Jay R. Bloom '77 Head Coach of Men's Hockey.
July 11, 2015 Vesey and Moy: Crimson Pair Teams Up in Gold At the start of the 2014-15 NHL season, three former Harvard University hockey players began the season on League rosters; there’s nearly that many skating just at Nashville Predators Development Camp this week.
July 10, 2015 Jimmy Vesey's plan: Harvard now, Predators later This past spring, Jimmy Vesey wrestled with an understandably difficult decision.
July 10, 2015 Tigers Announce 2015-16 Schedule The Princeton men's hockey team opens the 2015-16 season at the Capital City Classic at the Sun National Bank Center in nearby Trenton. It will be the first time the Center, the former home to the Trenton Devils (ECHL), has hosted college hockey. Princeton opens the Classic with a non-conference game against Yale on Friday, Oct. 30 at 7:30 p.m. and will face either Maine or UMass on Saturday, Oct 31.
July 9, 2015 QU Student-Athletes Participate In NHL Development Camps Quinnipiac men's ice hockey will send five student-athletes to NHL Development Camps this summer with Sam Anas (Potomac, Maryland) and Devon Toews (Abbotsford, British Columbia) participating in the New York Islanders camp, while Tim Clifton (Matawan, New Jersey) will head to the Montreal Canadiens camp, Michael Garteig (Prince George, British Columbia) will be with the Boston Bruins and Landon Smith (Greenwood Village, Colorado) will partake in the Winnipeg Jets camp.
July 8, 2015 Kasdorf Looking for Future Role with Sabres Cal Petersen entered the record books. Jason Kasdorf exited his hometown team.
July 7, 2015 Siembida Named Assistant Coach at Yale NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Josh Siembida, who served as a volunteer goalie coach for Yale the last three seasons, has been named a full-time assistant for the men's hockey team.
July 6, 2015 Developing in Winnipeg With Brad Schierhorn: July 4 & 5 Brad Schierhorn is in Manitoba for the Winnipeg Jets' Development Camp along with numerous prospects. The rising-senior and 2015-16 team captain will be blogging his experiences throughout the week.
July 6, 2015 Developing in Winnipeg With James Kruger: July 4 & 5 James Kruger is in Manitoba for the Winnipeg Jets' Development Camp along with numerous prospects. The rising-senior and Dartmouth goaltender will be blogging his experiences throughout the week.
July 6, 2015 Luke Esposito's Family Ties EDMONTON - More than once this past week, while taking part in the Edmonton Oilers orientation camp, Luke Esposito has been asked about his family ties.
July 6, 2015 Union's Wilkins Will be in Flames Prospects Camp Late Saturday night, the Calgary Flames made it official what had been reported earlier in the evening in that Union hockey forward Matt Wilkins will be in the team's prospects development camp.
July 2, 2015 Racker Rivals Returns To Lynah On July 11 ITHACA, N.Y. – The Racker Rivals Big Red hockey game sponsored by Tompkins Trust Company will return to Lynah Rink on Saturday, July 11 with the game at 7 p.m. The Family and Friends Open Skate begins at 5 p.m.
July 1, 2015 Colgate's New Facility to be Named Class of 1965 Arena HAMILTON - Colgate's new athletics facility, opening in October 2016, will be named the Class of 1965 Arena, thanks to a record-setting gift from the university's 50th anniversary graduates.Class members — led by gift chair Jim Himoff, Peter Desnoes, Peter Kellner, John McGonagle, and Robert Forster — offered more than $22 million in support for Colgate to mark their reunion this spring. Their generosity also ensured that Colgate hockey's home ice, located inside the arena, would be known as the Steven J. Riggs '65 Rink, in memory of classmate Steve Riggs, killed in Vietnam in 1968. Riggs was team captain and was inducted posthumously into the Colgate Athletics Hall of Honor.
July 1, 2015 Dumais Promoted to Associate Head Coach SCHENECTADY, N.Y. – Joe Dumais, entering his fifth season with the Union College's men's hockey coaching staff, has been named associate head coach. Dumais has served as an assistant coach since joining the Dutchmen in the summer of 2011. The announcement was made today by Head Coach Rick Bennett.
June 29, 2015 Sharks Acquire Rights to Patrick McNally from Canucks SAN JOSE – San Jose Sharks General Manager Doug Wilson announced today that the team has acquired defenseman Patrick McNally from the Vancouver Canucks in exchange for a 2015 seventh round draft selection (210th overall, previously acquired from the New York Islanders).
June 27, 2015 ECAC Hockey Student-Athletes Selected in 2015 NHL Entry Draft ALBANY, N.Y. -- ECAC Hockey was again represented in the annual NHL Entry Draft with the selection of one incoming student-athlete and one current player on June 26-27, 2015, at the BB & T Center, Sunrise, FL, hosted by the NHL’s Florida Panthers. Harvard and Union each had one student-athlete selected at the 53rd yearly event.
Dutchmen Extend Unbeaten Streak With Win Over #20 Merrimack HANOVER, N.H.-The Union College men's ice hockey team notched its third consecutive come-from-behind victory with a 3-2 win against #20 Merrimack, Saturday night at Thompson Arena in the opening game of the 27th Annual Ledyard Classic. The Dutchmen, who extended their unbeaten streak to six, improve to 8-6-4, while the Warriors fall to 7-6-5.
League Netminders Among Nominees for 2016 Mike Richter Award EDEN PRAIRIE, MINN. — Let’s Play Hockey and the Herb Brooks Foundation announced today the 26 nominees for the 2016 Mike Richter Award, which honors the most outstanding goaltender in NCAA men’s hockey. The third annual award will be presented by Mike Richter at the 2016 NCAA Men’s Frozen Four in Tampa, Fla. Following are the nominees for the 2016 Mike Richter Award: