Massachusetts Crushes RPI in Home Opener

Led by Cale Makar, Minutemen rout in 1st period The University of Massachusetts-Amherst men’s ice hockey team opened their season Friday night vs RPI. Expectations in Amherst are high this year due to only losing 2 seniors from last season’s 8th place squad, but mainly because of who they didn’t lose. Sophomore Cale Makar put…… Continue reading Massachusetts Crushes RPI in Home Opener

ECAC Preview & Predictions 2018-19

The 2018-19 ECAC season is fast approaching. Here’s a brief look at each school in the conference and their predicted order of finish. 12th RPI (6-27-4 11th) The Engineers are a young squad with 7 sophomores and 16 incoming freshman. Juniors Todd Burgess and Jacob Hayhurst will have to add more to their point total.…… Continue reading ECAC Preview & Predictions 2018-19

Union vs Boston University Preview

The 2017/18 season is finally upon us. It was a long hot summer, that seems to be still going, that brought quite a few changes to each program. Union graduated 2016/17 Hobey Baker Award Finalist Mike Vecchione, as well as Goalie Alex Sakelleropuolos, Defensemen Jeff Taylor, Matt Krug, & Forwards Michael Pontarelli & Eli Lichtenwald.…… Continue reading Union vs Boston University Preview

Hobey Winner Today!

I’ve tried to write a Hobey Baker Award article since the final 3 candidates were announced. I’ve been kicking around ideas for weeks. Earlier this year I advocated for Union College Jr. Spencer Foo to win the award. I was well prepared to write again how he was wrongly left off the ballot for this coming Friday’s…… Continue reading Hobey Winner Today!

Game of The Night: Union (7) @ Harvard (5)

Friday night the Union College Dutchmen travel to Allston, MA to take on the Crimson of Harvard University. A huge 2 points are up for grabs in this game. Currently Union is tied for 1st place in the ECAC with St. Lawrence, @ 25 points, while Harvard sits in 2nd with 24 points. A win…… Continue reading Game of The Night: Union (7) @ Harvard (5)