Performers / Underperformers Week #6

  Here’s a quick look at the Performers and Underperformers from last weeks schedule in college hockey: Performers Quinnipiac University Bobcats – The Bobcats keep rolling along and in the early calculation of the Pairwise are ranked #1. It won’t be long and they’ll have an auto bid to the NCAA tourney all wrapped up. This…

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 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 #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…

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…

SCSU vs North Dakota: Toss Up

    It’s easy to get over consumed with all the information attainable via the internet these days. College hockey games and series are scrutinized beyond reason and we have multiple dedicated college hockey web sites with their weekly predictions. Some are accurate and others seem to be seat of the pants. This weekends series between North…

Performers / Underperformers #8…

Here’s my ranked “Performers” and “Underperformers” for the weekend of December 6/7 : Performers: St. Cloud State University Huskies – The Huskies are the first team to repeat as “performer of the week”. Heading into the road series with the UMD Bulldogs the question was whether SCSU could sustain their success at a venue where they’ve struggled somewhat…