Celebrating the 20th season at Cheel Arena highlights the Clarkson University Hockey teams 2010-11 campaign. The Golden Knights, guided by eighth-year head coach George Roll, associate coach Greg Drechsel and assistant coach Chris Rogles, will have 17 regular-season home dates in their arena during the 34-game schedule.
Clarkson University goalie Cody Rosen was home in Kingston, Ontario, sitting on his couch watching World Cup soccer on television Saturday when he received a telephone call from New York Islanders general manager Garth Snow.
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. The NCAA announced today that Fairfield and Yale will host the 2012 NCAA Men's Hockey East Regional at Bridgeport's Arena at Harbor Yard, the third such event awarded to the two Connecticut Division I Universities. The Stags and Bulldogs co-hosted the first time with the 2009 East Regional at Harbor Yard and will host again at The Arena in 2011.
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Four student-athletes with ECAC Hockey ties were selected in the annual NHL Entry Draft over the weekend at the Staples Center hosted by the NHLs Los Angeles Kings. Clarkson and Harvard each had one current student-athlete selected, while Colgate and Quinnipiac each had one future student-athlete chosen.
RALEIGH, NC Jim Rutherford, President and General Manager of the National Hockey Leagues Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has acquired the rights to Cornell forward Riley Nash from the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for Ottawas second-round pick, 46th overall, in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.
Defenseman Danny Biega, one of three brothers who skated for the Harvard ice hockey team this past season, is No. 46 on NHL Central Scouting's final ranking of North American skaters for the 2010 Entry Draft, June 25-26 in Los Angeles.
USHL.com offers the next installment in a series of features, which presents the voices of USHL alumni, who will talk about where they are now and how the USHL has helped them reach this point. This installment features Yale forward Andrew Miller.
ALBANY, N.Y. - One hundred eighty-one student-athletes representing the ECAC Hockeys 12 mens programs were named to the 2009-10 ECAC Hockey All-Academic team. One hundred ten of this years student-athletes were also named to the team last year and 54 have the distinction of receiving the honor the last three seasons. Of the 12 institutions, Brown leads the way with 28 honorees, followed by Quinnipiac with 19, and Dartmouth and Rensselaer with 17.
The NCAA Mens and Womens Ice Hockey Rules Committee is inviting comments on a proposed change that would make icing the puck a violation at all times during a game, including short-handed situations.
HANOVER, N.H. - Dartmouth men's hockey coach Bob Gaudet announced his team's recruits for the upcoming season. Six total newcomers will be welcomed into the fold as three defensemen, two forwards and one goalie will be vying for time and helping to shore up the Big Green bench.
PRINCETON -- The Princeton men's hockey team has announced its incoming class that will join the team for the upcoming season. The group of 10 players will a Princeton team that has hosted an ECAC playoff series in each of the last four years and has two NCAA Tournament appearances in that span.
HAMDEN, Conn. - Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Head Coach Rand Pecknold has announced that junior Scott Zurevinski (Saskatoon, Saskatchewan) will serve as the Bobcats' captain for the 2010-11 season. Senior Zach Hansen (White Bear Lake, Minn.) and junior Mike Glaicar (Kamloops, British Columbia) were also named as assistant captains.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Rensselaer forward Jerry D'Amigo is among 44 players invited to take part in the 2010 USA Hockey National Junior Evaluation Camp this summer in Lake Placid, NY, USA Hockey announced. The players will be auditioning for a spot on the U.S. National Junior Team that will take part in the 2011 International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championship, Dec. 26, 2010-Jan. 5, 2011, in Buffalo, NY.
TROY, N.Y. The 2010-11 schedule for the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) mens hockey team has been finalized. The Engineers, who open their 109th season on October 8, will play 34 games, including 17 contests at the historic Houston Field House. Highlights of the Engineers slate include four teams that played in the NCAA Tournament last year, games in eight different states, and trips to Colorado College and Alabama-Huntsville.
The NCAA Mens and Womens Ice Hockey Rules Committee is proposing more stringent rules and enforcement standards regarding contact to the head. If approved, beginning next season, a violation will carry a minimum of a major penalty and a game misconduct or disqualification penalty.
CALGARY, Alta. Harvard forward Louis Leblanc is among 41 players (forwards and defensemen) who will attend Canadas National Junior Team development camp, scheduled for early August in St. Johns, N.L., Hockey Canada announced.
Clarkson University Head Hockey Coach George Roll has announced that eight student-athletes will make up the Golden Knights Class of 2014. Roll, associate coach Greg Drechsel and assistant coach Chris Rogles have put together a promising class consisting of five forwards and three defensemen.
ITHACA, N.Y. -- Cornell senior men's hockey player Colin Greening has been named to the ESPN The Magazine/CoSIDA Academic All-America first team in the at-large category, the organization announced on Tuesday. Greening is the first men's hockey player to ever earn a spot on the first team and is the second player to twice be named to one of the Academic All-America lists.
TROY, N.Y. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) mens ice hockey coach Seth Appert has named the captains for the 2010-11 season and John Kennedy has been selected to lead the club for the second straight year. Assisting the senior will be classmates Bryan Brulag in his second year as an assistant captain Chase Polacek and sophomore Jerry DAmigo.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. Defenseman Tom Dignard '10 (Reading, Mass.) of the Yale men's ice hockey team was named second team ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America in the at-large category on Tuesday. Dignard, an economics and mathematics major, was a second team collegehockey247.com All-American and helped Yale to an ECAC Hockey championship and an Ivy League championship for the second straight season this past year.
MONTREAL Louis Leblanc was the centre of attention as the Montreal Canadiens opened the first of two development camps in Brossard, Que., Tuesday but the teams top draft choice last June shed little light on his future plans.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. Keith Allain '80, Yale's Malcolm G. Chace Head Coach of Hockey and one of the most experienced and successful coaches in the United States, has been named the head coach of the 2011 U.S. National Junior Team. The appointment marks Allain's third stint as head coach of a U.S. National Junior Team, having taken on the role in 2001 and 2002.
Senior goaltender Zane Kalemba has been award the 2010 William Winston Roper Trophy in recognition as the top senior male athlete at Princeton. Kalemba shares the trophy with Justin Frick and Jack Leonard.