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Bears Pull Away Late For Win At Elmira

ELMIRA, N.Y.—Five different Bears scored as the SUNY Potsdam men’s hockey team (6-1-1) rallied to defeat Elmira College (3-5-1) 5-3 on Tuesday night. Senior captain Kyle Thacker (Missisauga, Ontario/North York Rangers) recorded a goal and two assists to lead the Bears. Senior assistant captain Dylan Vander Esch (San Jose, Calif./Hartford Wolfpack) and junior defenseman Mike […]

Sabres Holiday Angels Program Returns For Upcoming Holiday Season

BUFFALO, N.Y. (November 21, 2017) – The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team will once again partner with Catholic Charities of Buffalo for the Sabres Holiday Angels program. Sabres Holiday Angels is an adopt-a-family program that allows Sabres fans to participate by supporting our neighbors in need this holiday season. “This wonderful program helps make […]

2 Herons Honored By

William Smith College sophomore forward Gina Scibetta (Brewerton, N.Y.) and first-year defenseman Emily Martino (Orange, Conn.) were named to’s National Team of the Week. Scibetta, the UCHC Player of the Week, led the Herons with six points on four goals and two assists in a 2-0-0 weekend at home against Chatham. In a 5-3 […]

Scibetta Named UCHC Player of the Week

The William Smith College sophomore Gina Scibetta (Brewerton, N.Y.) became the first Heron ice hockey player this season to be named the UCHC Player of the Week. She posted a team-high six points in two wins over Chatham over the weekend. William Smith (5-0-1) is off to its best start in program history. On Saturday, […]

Comets Reach Century Mark of Sellouts

Utica, NY – The Utica Comets continue the growing streak of sellout games at the Adirondack Bank Center at the Utica Memorial Auditorium with a current running total of 100 straight games. In addition, the Comets have sold out 85 consecutive regular season games. The Comets are chasing the current AHL record for consecutive regular […]

3 NYS-Based Women’s Hockey Teams In Top 10 of Women’s College Hockey Poll

Wisconsin Maintains Top Spot in USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Women’s College Hockey Poll USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine 2017-18 Women’s College Hockey Poll – Week #10 (First-place votes in parentheses) Rank School Last Week’s Rank 2017-18 Record Weeks in Top 10 1. University of Wisconsin, 190 (19) 1 16-0-0 10 2. Colgate University, 165 3 13-1-0 […]

Comets Sign Defenseman Joe Faust To PTO

COMETS SIGN DEFENSEMAN JOE FAUST TO PTO Utica, NY – Utica Comets General Manager Ryan Johnson announced today that the club has signed defenseman Joe Faust to a professional tryout contract. Faust, 26, has skated in 15 games with the Idaho Steelheads this season collecting eight assists. Last season, the defenseman appeared in 69 games […]

Iroquois Chiefs JV’s Top Kenmore

Iroquois 5 Kenmore 3 After an exciting first game victory on Wednesday night the Iroquois Chiefs JV team looked to keep the momentum going against the Kenmore/Sweethome team. Playing in their usual late Friday night slot the Chiefs played stuck to their successful game plan of outworking the opposition and winning many of the puck […]

Syracuse Sweeps CHA Weekly Awards

With Syracuse sweeping the only series on last week’s schedule, the Orange have swept the CHA weekly awards. Player of the Week Brooke Avery – Syracuse Junior, Forward – Concord, NH/St. Paul’s School In a two-game series against RIT, Avery tallied three goals and an assist. She posted a goal and an assist in game […]

Potsdam’s McMenimen Named SUNY Goalie of the Week

POTSDAM, N.Y—SUNY Potsdam men’s hockey player Brendan McMenimen (Merrimack, Mass./Islanders Hockey Club) has been named the State University of New York Athletic Conference’s Goalie of the Week. It’s the fifth time in his career he has claimed the award. McMenimen made 30 saves in the Bears’ 3-1 victory over Plattsburgh State on Saturday night. Twelve […]

Potsdam’s Natalie Wasielewski Named NWHL Rookie of the Week

POTSDAM, N.Y.—SUNY Potsdam women’s hockey player Natalie Wasielewski (Carnegie, Pa./Pittsburgh Penguin Elite) has been named the Northeast Women’s Hockey League’s Rookie of the Week after a weekend sweep of Morrisville State. It’s the third time in four weeks a Bear has claimed the honor. On Saturday, Wasielewski scored two goals and assisted on the game-winner […]

Comets Deliver Holiday Goods

Utica, N.Y. – Earlier today, the Utica Comets players, coaches, and staff bussed down the road to the Rescue Mission of Utica to personally deliver 250 turkeys and other Thanksgiving goods to local families in need. Comets players first unloaded the turkeys from the Chanatry’s truck, before transitioning to inside the Rescue Mission to pass […]

Mackenze Stewart Reassigned to Comets

Utica, NY – Utica Comets General Manager Ryan Johnson announced today that the Vancouver Canucks have reassigned defenseman Mackenze Stewart from the Kalamazoo Wings to the Comets. Stewart, 22, has appeared in 11 games with the Wings this season amassing three assists and 32 penalty minutes. Last season, the defenseman registered 13 points (6-7-13) and […]

Two NYS-Men’s Hockey Teams In Top 10 of Men’s College Hockey Poll

University of Denver Ranked #1 in Latest USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Men’s College Hockey Poll USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine 2017-18 Men’s College Hockey Poll – Week #9 (First-place votes in parentheses) Rank School Last Week’s Rank 2017-18 Record Weeks in Top 15 1. University of Denver, 490 (20) 1 7-3-2 9 2. St. Cloud State […]