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Letters From Hockey Drive: Who Was Tim Horton?

Dear Reader: Tim Horton. Mention that name to anyone under the age of 40 today and they will tell you about a donut and coffee establishment, better known as “Tim Horton’s Café and Bake Shop.” But to that more mature group of people (better known as over 40) they will give you a much different […]

Cornell’s Galajda Earns ECAC Rookie of the Week Honor For Third Time

ITHACA, N.Y. — ECAC Hockey announced Tuesday that for the third time this season, freshman goaltender Matthew Galajda has been named the league’s Rookie of the Week. The nation’s leader in goals against average (1.47) and shutouts (eight) continued his fine form last weekend, backstopping the Big Red to a pair of home victories against […]

Lippa and Jackson Named Players of the Year To Lead Five All-MAC Honorees

ANNVILLE, Pa. – Junior Matt Lippa (Richmond Hill, Ont./Oakville Blades (OJHL)) and sophomore Ryan Jackson (Montreal, Que./Hawkesbury Hawks (CCHL)) were named the inaugural Middle Atlantic Conference Offensive and Defensive Players of the Year to lead five All-MAC selections for the Manhattanville College men’s hockey team, the conference office announced on Wednesday morning. Lippa and Jackson […]

US Men’s Hockey Suffer SO Loss To Czech Republic In Olympic Quarterfinals

GANGNEUNG, South Korea — Ryan Donato (Scituate, Mass.) and Jim Slater (Lapeer, Mich.) scored, but the U.S. Olympic Men’s Ice Hockey Team fell to the Czech Republic, 3-2, in a shootout here today in the quarterfinals of the 2018 Olympic Winter Games at the Gangneung Hockey Centre. “The one thing that we wanted to make […]

Potsdam’s Pfeiffer Claims Season’s Final NEWHL Goalie of the Week Honor

POTSDAM, N.Y.—SUNY Potsdam women’s hockey player Alexa Pfeiffer (Sylvania, Ohio/Little Caesar’s) has been named the Northeast Women’s Hockey League’s Goalie of the Week. Pfeiffer stopped a season-high 40 saves in a 3-1 victory over Oswego State on Friday. This season, the sophomore is 5-5 with a .931 save percentage and a 2.10 goals-against-average. Pfeiffer now […]

RIT Men’s Hockey Standout Brown Earns NCAA and Atlantic Hockey Weekly Honots

ROCHESTER, NY – Junior forward Erik Brown (Keene, Ontario/Kemptville 73’s) of the RIT men’s hockey team was named the NCAA Ice Hockey First Star of the Week in addition to earning Atlantic Hockey Offensive Player of the Week honors on Tuesday, for the week ending Feb. 18, 2018. It is Brown’s first weekly honor of […]

William Smith’s Mings Tabbed UCHC Rookie of the Week

William Smith College first-year Julia Mings was named the United Collegiate Hockey Conference’s Rookie of the Week today. This is the second time this season that Mings has won the award. Mings tallied the game-winning goal in the Herons 3-1 win over Cortland on Saturday. Her power-play goal at 10:24 of the second period was […]

Brown and Wilkinson Earn Atlantic Hockey TTUSA Awards

The second-to-last Travel Team USA weekly award winners for the 2017-18 season are Erik Brown of RIT and Alex Wilkinson of Army West Point. Player of the Week Erik Brown – RIT Junior, Forward – Keene, ONT/Kemptville 73s Brown enjoyed an incredible week, scoring eight goals, while adding an assist in leading RIT to a […]

4 NYS College’s Remain 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 #20 (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 29-3-2 20 2. Clarkson University, 163 2 29-4-1 […]

Syracuse U’s Burriss Tabbed CHA Player of the Week

WINTHROP, Mass. – Syracuse forward Alysha Burriss has been tabbed CHA Player of the Week following a four-point outing against Lindenwood on Feb. 17. Burriss tallied four assists in game two against the Lions, helping the Orange to a 5-4 victory and their 11th conference win of the season. The Napanee, Ontario native set a […]

Legends of New York State Hockey: Pete Dawkins

BY RANDY SCHULTZ — Pete Dawkins is one of the most accomplished cadets to ever come out of West Point. He was a Heisman Trophy winner and captain of Army’s 1958 unbeaten football team. Dawkins is the first and only cadet to become Cadet Brigade Commander, class president, captain of the football team and a […]

US Men’s Hockey Advances To Olympic Quarterfinals With Win Over Slovakia

GANGNEUNG, South Korea — Ryan Donato (Scituate, Mass.) scored two goals and Troy Terry (Highlands Ranch, Colo.) collected three assists as the U.S. Olympic Men’s Ice Hockey Team topped Slovakia, 5-1, here today in a qualification playoff game at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games at the Gangneung Hockey Centre. With the win, the U.S. Olympic […]

Adirondack Thunder Makes Roster Moves

Glens Falls, NY – The Adirondack Thunder, proud ECHL affiliate of the NHL’s New Jersey Devils, have announced a trio of roster moves. Goaltender Drew Fielding has been released from his PTO with the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack and has rejoined the team in advance of tomorrow’s game in Brampton. In addition, defensemen Desmond Bergin […]

Amerks Weekly Report

**This Week’s Storylines** **The Amerks took four out of a possible six points over the weekend, which began with a 12-3 rout of the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins on Friday night. Rochester has collected at least one point in 36 of its last 45 games dating back to Nov. 1, including 14 of its last 18 games […]