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 #18

Kalle Kossila and Charlie Lindgren celebrate a win last weekend vs Omaha (photo prout)   Here’s the “Performers and Underperformers” for the weekend of February 20-21: Performers St. Cloud State University Huskies – The Huskies continue to claw their way back to relevance in the NCHC standings and the Pairwise after posting a crucial weekend home sweep…

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…

Performers / Underperformers #14

North Star College Cup Champions Bemidji State University (photo prout)    Here’s this weeks “Performers and Underperformers” for the weekend of January 23-25: Performers: Bemidji State University Beavers – From the dog house to the penthouse. Two weekends ago was very tough for the Beavers and goaltender Michael Bitzer getting swept by the LSSU Lakers. Talk…

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 #13

  The weekend of January 16-18 was full of interesting and surprising results in college hockey. Here’s this past weekends “Performers and Underperformers” in college hockey: Performers: St. Lawrence University Saints – The Saints had a highly successful weekend with wins over Dartmouth and highly ranked Harvard – both on the road. The successful weekend…

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…

College Hockey Top 20 – Jan. 5, 2015

Photo: The UMD Bulldogs have a lot to celebrate thus far this season (photo wprout)   Here’s my spin with brief comments on this weeks top 20: Harvard University Crimson – (PWR #1; Last 10: 9-1; USCHO #3)  Can’t agree with USCHO on this one. This #1 ranked PWR squad has not lost a game since November 15 to…

Performers / Underperformers #11

  Here’s this weeks “Performers and Underperformers” for the games played between 12/27 and 12/30/14 Perfomers University of Michigan Wolverines – College hockey can be a funny game. The Wolverines most likely should not have won their first round game vs Michigan Tech in the all-Michigan school Great Lakes Invitational. After all, they were outshot…