SCSU Huskies Take on Alaska

    David Morley meet Tyler Morley. Other than being college hockey brethren, they are not related … as far as I know. Both are seniors and captains for their respective squads – David with SCSU and Tyler with UAF. Both are Canadian and neither tops out taller than 5′ 8″ or tips the scale heavier than 175…

Performers / Underperformers Week #20…

Union College played like the defending champs last weekend vs Cornell (photo prout) Here are the “Performers and Underperformers” in College hockey for the weekend of 3/6-7/2015: Performers Union College Dutchmen – Honesty, I didn’t see this coming. 10th place Union traveled to 7th place Cornell in the first round of the ECAC playoffs and dispatched…

Performers and Underperformers Week #19

UND’s Zane McIntyre was outstanding in the weekend sweep of SCSU (photo prout) Here are this weeks “Performers and Underperformers” in College Hockey for the weekend of February 27-28: Performers  University of North Dakota – The #1 ranked and #1 PWR UND squad entertained league rival SCSU and swept the Huskies 3-2 and 3-1 extinguishing the Huskies…

Performers / Underperformers #17

  Here’s the college hockey “Performers” and “Underperformers” for the weekend of February 13-14, 2015: Performers Brown University Bears – 11th place Brown University stepped it up with their third win in a week. They defeated ranked Harvard 2-1 on February 7th and then doubled up Rensselaer and Union by scores of 6-3 and 1-0 on…

Performers / Underperformers #16

  Performers: Quinnipiac University Bobcats – The Bobcats earned two impressive road wins over Cornell and Colgate to solidify their spot on top of the ECAC. They battled a defensive oriented Cornell squad to a 60 minute draw and then won it in overtime on a GWG by Travis St. Denis at 1:41. On Saturday, despite…

College Hockey Weekend Preview – January 23-24

Western Michigan is 7-1-2 in their last 10 games (photo prout)   Here’s a quick read of intriguing college hockey games to keep an eye on this weekend and the reasons why : Yale University Bulldogs (11-4-2 PWR #10) @ St. Lawrence University Saints 11-10-2 PWR #23t) –  Yale has been good…very good for the past two…

Performers / Underperformers #12

Here’s this weeks edition of “Performers and Underperformers” for the weekend of January 9/10. Performers: Colgate University Red Raiders – It’s never an easy task to sweep on the road in conference play but the Raiders did just that in edging Clarkson 2-1 and blanking St. Lawrence 2-0. Colgate was outshot 28-15 and were 0-2 on the…

Performers / Underperformers #10

  There was a light schedule this past weekend but nevertheless here are the “Performers and Underperformers” for the weekend of December 12-13: Performers   (def: the successful completion of something, often of something that requires tenacity or talent)  University of Nebraska Omaha Mavericks – The Mavericks met the standard for performance this past weekend in their…

Performers / Underperformers #8

Here’s this weeks “Performers and Underperformers” for the weekend of November 28/29. Performers Western Michigan University Broncos – Never mind the 1-6-1 NCHC record. The Broncos won the Shillelagh Tournament at Notre Dame in dominating fashion. They stomped both Ohio State and Union by scores 6-2 and 8-2. Frederick Tiffels had 3 of the 6 goals for WMU…

Performers / Underperformers #2

Performers Omaha Mavericks – Conference sweeps on the road are huge.  Omaha did just that in sweeping Western Michigan in Kalamazoo 5-2 and 3-0. Dominic Zombo had a nice weekend in the sweep picking up 2-1-3. Omaha outshot WMU 63-44 in the series. A nice conference start for Omaha. They are my “Performer” of the…