Bentley Tops AIC 2-1 in OT

Springfield, MA – After losing on Thursday 5-0, the Bentley Falcons came into Friday afternoon’s tilt against the AIC Yellow Jackets with a more determined focus. That determination, and two goals by junior forward Matt Gosiewski, helped the Falcons earn the extra Atlantic Hockey point on the road. Twenty-eight saves from graduate transfer student Evan DeBrouwer backstopped the Falcons to a 3-4-1 record in Atlantic…… Continue reading Bentley Tops AIC 2-1 in OT

Harvard Routs Bentley in Home Opener

Allston, MA. – The Harvard Crimson kicked off the road portion of 2021-22 on Friday night by defeating Dartmouth 9-3 in Hanover, NH. They picked up right where they left off on Saturday in their home opener downing the Bentley Falcons 7-3. Two players, John Farinacci and Sean Farrell tallied two goals each while Henry Thrun and Nick Abruzzese had five and four assists respectively. There’s no place…… Continue reading Harvard Routs Bentley in Home Opener

Bentley Ices Holy Cross 4-2

Worcester, Ma. – The Bentley Falcons came back from two goals down in the first period to hold off the Holy Cross Crusaders in front of 537 at the Hart Center Rink. Sophomore goalie Nicholas Grabko turned back 24 shots to earn his third win of the young season. Drew Bavaro’s power-play goal in the second period proved to be the difference for…… Continue reading Bentley Ices Holy Cross 4-2

It’s The Time of the Season…

The upcoming NCAA season will open up in two weeks and with it comes changes to Pucking Off. I hope to provide more in-depth coverage of both the college and professional game in the New England region. I plan on starting a new podcast to go over the week’s events and preview upcoming games. I’m…… Continue reading It’s The Time of the Season…

Holy Cross Settles Up Against LIU

Worcester, MA- Three days after becoming the answer to a Long Island University trivia question, Holy Cross exacted a bit of revenge by handing the Sharks their first loss. Junior forward Anthony Vincent’s two goals book-ended the game as classmate Erik Gordon turned back 17 of 19 shots to lead the Crusaders to a 5-2…… Continue reading Holy Cross Settles Up Against LIU

LIU Edges Holy Cross in OT for School’s 1st Win

Worcester, MA – Welcome to NCAA College Hockey Long Island University. The Sharks kicked off their inaugural season with a 3-2 over-time victory against Holy Cross on Thursday night. Senior forward Christian Rajic, a transfer student from Alabama-Huntsville, beat sophomore goalie Matt Radomsky on a breakaway bid at 3:20 to kick off a frenzied celebration in the Crusaders zone. Not a bad beginning to a program that…… Continue reading LIU Edges Holy Cross in OT for School’s 1st Win

AIC Proves Too Much for Mercyhurst

Springfield, MA – American International College pulled away from the Mercyhurst Lakers in a Saturday afternoon matinee at the MassMutual Center on the strength of three two-goal performances. Joel Kocur, Janis Jaks, and Luka Maver each scored twice while Jared Pike added one for the Yellow Jackets in a 7-4 win. Geoff Kitt scored two as well for the Lakers in the losing effort. Kocur’s first goal of the game…… Continue reading AIC Proves Too Much for Mercyhurst

Jaks Slapshot Edges AIC Over Bentley 2-1

Waltham, MA – The visiting American International College Yellow Jackets got 32 saves from sophomore goalie Stefano Durante en route to a tightly fought 2-1 win over the Bentley Falcons in front of 1,332 at Bentley Arena. A second period power play goal from defenseman Janis Jaks was the difference in the game. AIC garnered the weekend sweep to pick up ground on first…… Continue reading Jaks Slapshot Edges AIC Over Bentley 2-1

Bentley Ties Dartmouth 2-2

Hanover, NH — The fifth all-time meeting between the Bentley University Falcons and the Dartmouth College Big Green did not disappoint as the Falcons hung around long enough to tie the game at 2-2 with just over two minutes remaining. Four third period penalties against the Big Green altered the flow of the game but it was an exciting contest nonetheless.…… Continue reading Bentley Ties Dartmouth 2-2