UMass Train keeps rolling, Sweeps BC

Jason Scales February 16, 2019 Chestnut Hill, Ma. — Less than 24 hours after finishing a classic Hockey East battle Massachusetts and Boston College were at it again on the outskirts of Boston. Coming into tonight’s action UMass was still atop the standings, while BC had slipped to fifth place. The first period picked up…… Continue reading UMass Train keeps rolling, Sweeps BC

MINUTEMEN WAIT UNTIL LAST SECONDS TO TOP EAGLES IN HOCKEY EAST SHOWDOWN

Jason Scales February 15, 2019 Amherst, Ma. — The Hockey East season is entering its home stretch and there is the customary log jam near the top of the standings. Coming into this weekend the Minutemen hold first place on 26 points, followed by Lowell, Boston College, and Providence at 24, 21, and 20 respectively.…… Continue reading MINUTEMEN WAIT UNTIL LAST SECONDS TO TOP EAGLES IN HOCKEY EAST SHOWDOWN

Harvard’s Gregoire powers Crimson over Terriers in Beanpot Consolation tilt

Boston, MA. — Teams don’t want to be playing at 4:30 pm on Beanpot Monday. The Consolation Game is a sad affair due to the sparse crowd, the smaller bands (if they even show) and the lack of hardware after the game. Tonight’s two participants are no exception, Boston U. and Harvard would obviously rather…… Continue reading Harvard’s Gregoire powers Crimson over Terriers in Beanpot Consolation tilt

Union Sneaks Past Dartmouth to Climb a Spot in Tight ECAC Race

Hanover, NH. — Coming into the 2018-19 season the Union Dutchmen were picked to finish in third place in ECAC play in the Coach’s Poll with Dartmouth College coming in at eighth place. In the Media Poll, the teams were fourth and sixth respectively. Coming into tonight’s match-up here in Thompson Arena the teams sit sixth…… Continue reading Union Sneaks Past Dartmouth to Climb a Spot in Tight ECAC Race

Lowell outlasts Northeastern

Matthews Arena, Boston, Ma. —  February has arrived on the heels of record cold across the country. However, this week brings with it a drastic rise in temperatures, especially as the Hockey East race heats up. Seven points separate first from seventh place. One point separates fourth place UMass-Lowell from third place Northeastern. The two teams…… Continue reading Lowell outlasts Northeastern

“BORDER WAR” KICKS OFF IN TYPICAL FASHION

Jason Scales January 21, 2019 Orono, ME. —  Temperatures in northern New England hovered slightly around 0 degrees this Martin Luther King Day. Inside the University of Maine’s Alfond Arena, a 40-year-old rivalry was firing up for its first installment of the 2018-19 season. The Black Bears were hosting their hated rival, the University of…… Continue reading “BORDER WAR” KICKS OFF IN TYPICAL FASHION

FORTUNATO’S HEROICS LIFT BOBCATS OVER TERRIERS

Defenseman’s 2 goals lift new team over old team. Jason Scales January 19, 2019 Boston, Ma. —  The #7 Quinnipiac Bobcats came to Agganis Arena to take on the Boston University Terriers mired in their worst stretch of the season so far, going 1-2-1 in their last four. The Terriers meanwhile have been riding high…… Continue reading FORTUNATO’S HEROICS LIFT BOBCATS OVER TERRIERS