#College Ice Hockey

Women's Hockey 2021-22 Season Preview

Erie, PA -- The women's ice hockey team is coming off a season that was initially paused due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Mercyhurst finished the year with a 10-7-1 record while earning the second seed in the CHA Championship Tournament. After a first round bye, the Lakers were defeated in...
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Daily Gazette

Union College hockey’s Richter enjoys being a forward more than a goalie

SCHENECTADY — For a time as a youth hockey player, Tom Richter played goalie just like his father, legendary New York Rangers goalie Mike Richter, who backstopped the team to the 1994 Stanley Cup. But Richter also played forward in youth hockey. And he liked that a lot. “I started...
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With his chance at hand, Meyer's hard work paying off

Hometown prospect looks to take the next step after a big year and a bigger summer. Carson Meyer eventually ended up where he thought he'd be, it just took him a little longer to get there. As a Central Ohio native who grew up on Blue Jackets hockey, maturing as...
Bucky's 5th Quarter

B5Q Blogopean Union: Bo Ryan, Jon Leuer and Mike Wilkinson inducted into UW Athletic Hall of Fame

Good morning! This is going to be a daily(ish) post that discusses the goings on of the rest of the Big Ten Conference, and the country as needed. Much like the European Union, the Big Ten is a loosely confederated group of entities that sometimes have the same goals (like free movement of people between countries or not winning national titles in football or basketball) and sometimes accept new members that they later regret (Estonia or Nebraska).

Neville heads back to Everblades for fourth season

ESTERO, FLA – The Florida Everblades General Manager Craig Brush along with Director of Hockey Operations and Head Coach Brad Ralph announced on Tuesday that they have agreed to terms with forward Michael Neville for the 2021-22 season. Neville will be entering his fourth full season of professional hockey and his fourth season with the Everblades.

SCSU Men’s Hockey Selected to Win Penrose Cup

ST. CLOUD, Minn. – The St. Cloud State Men's Hockey team was selected to hoist the Penrose Cup and win National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC), as the Huskies finished atop the NCHC Preseason media poll, announced by the league office on Wednesday. Despite winning three Penrose Cups (2013-14, 2017-18, 2018-19), this marks the first time in program history SCSU has been named the preseason favorite in the NCHC.

Gophers Ranked No. 4 by USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine

MINNEAPOLIS -- The Gopher hockey team comes in at No. 4 in the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine preseason poll to start the 2021-22 season, USA Hockey announced on Tuesday. Minnesota was ranked fourth for the second consecutive season in said poll. The 25th annual USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Women's College...
The Hockey Writers

Meet the Kraken: Forward Ryan Donato

In anticipation of the Seattle Kraken‘s inaugural season, we at The Hockey Writers will be doing a deep dive on each player. This installment focuses on forward Ryan Donato, who the Kraken signed as an unrestricted free agent. Ryan Donato. Age: 25. Position: Left Wing/Center. 2020-21 Team: San Jose Sharks.

Ferris hockey tickets on sale

BIG RAPIDS - The start of the 2021-22 Ferris State University men's ice hockey campaign is only three weeks away and fans wanting to purchase tickets will have an opportunity to do so as single-game tickets for all home contests go on sale this week. Fans can purchase seats for...

Buckeyes Rank No. 3 in USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Preseason Poll

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State women’s hockey team ranks third in the preseason USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine College Hockey Poll, USA Hockey announced Tuesday. The team’s ranking is the highest preseason ranking in program history. The Buckeyes, who received 129 votes, follow top-ranked Wisconsin (189 points, 18 first place...


Months after claiming its highest NCAA finish and national ranking in over a decade, the University of Minnesota Duluth women's hockey will begin the 2021-22 season again ranked the fourth best team in the nation. The Bulldogs shared the fourth slot with the University of Minnesota in the Preseason USA TODAY/ USA Hockey Magazine Women's College Hockey Poll released Tuesday morning.

NCHC Announces Partnership with RISE for Upcoming Season

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) has teamed up with RISE for the 2021-22 season to help advance diversity, equity and inclusion efforts within the conference and its member teams, the NCHC announced Monday. RISE is a national non-profit organization that educates and empowers the sports...

Bates goes to Connecticut NWHL team

After a tremendous four-year career with the St. Cloud State University Women’s Hockey team, 2017 Trenton High School graduate Hannah Bates was the recipient of news that every athlete dreams of hearing. With the 20th pick of the fourth round of the 2021 National Women’s Hockey League Draft, the Connecticut...

Ferris State Hockey Single-Game Tickets Go On Sale Monday At Noon!

Big Rapids, Mich. - The start of the 2021-22 Ferris State University men's ice hockey campaign is only three weeks away and fans wanting to purchase tickets will have an opportunity to do so as single-game tickets for all home contests go on sale Monday (Sept. 13) at 12 p.m. (ET).

Bruins Announce Participants in the D&I Scouting Mentorship Program

The Bruins' Diversity and Inclusion Scouting Mentorship Program will provide insider access, hands-on coaching and networking opportunities to the program's participants. Through a combination of monthly virtual study sessions, town hall sessions and guest speaker panels, the program will mentor and elevate the mentees and strengthen their pursuit of a career in scouting or the hockey industry at large. The program will pair the participants with a mentor from the Bruins' Hockey Operations Department for a nine-month period beginning September 13.