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Hockey season ends in defeat

Locria Courtright, Assistant Sports Editor

March 27, 2017

Filed under Sports

The men’s hockey season has come to a close following a heartbreaking 7-4 quarterfinal loss to Boston College. The team finished with a record of 20-13-5. Their 10-8-4 record in Hockey East play put them at No. 6 in the conference, their highest finish since the team finished at No. 3 in 2009. The Catamounts outperformed preseason ...

Men’s hockey sweeps Maine in first round

Locria Courtright, Assistant Sports Editor

March 11, 2017

Filed under Game Recaps, Sports

How sweep it is. Men’s ice hockey earned a spot in the Hockey East quarterfinals for the fifth consecutive season after sweeping University of Maine in two games. The Catamounts started quickly on the weekend, scoring within the first four minutes of the first period March 3. Sophomore forward Liam Coughlin tipped a shot...

Men’s hockey splits games with UNH

Men’s hockey splits games with UNH

February 12, 2017

Gutterson Fieldhouse was home to a shooting gallery this weekend, as Vermont men’s hockey split with ri...

Hockey goalie carries team to new heights

Hockey goalie carries team to new heights

February 9, 2017

Men’s hockey is sitting in third place in the Hockey East standings according to league records. A c...

Hockey knocks off ranked opponent

November 4, 2016

Filed under Game Recaps, Sports

UVM men’s hockey hosted the University of Michigan in the first-ever matchup between the two teams. Backed by a hot start and a sellout crowd head coach Kevin Sneddon called “electric,” the Catamounts upset the Wolverines 3-0 at Gutterson Fieldhouse Oct. 28. Michigan entered the game ranked No. 11 in the Oct. 2...

Hockey players suspended for hazing

John Suozzo

October 15, 2016

Filed under Sports

Lead members of UVM’s hockey team have been suspended for hazing. Four members of the men’s hockey team, including two captains, were suspended by the athletic department for five games because of their role in a recent hazing incident Sept. 24. First-year hockey team members were forced to partake in an init...

Catamount hockey adds nine new first-year players

September 24, 2016

Filed under Sports

Catamount men’s hockey is welcoming nine first-years to the team for the 2016-2017 season. Joining the returning Catamount players will be first-year goaltender Stefanos Lekkas, first-year defenders Max Daigle, Matthew O’Donnell, Jake Massie and Corey Moriarty as well as first-year forwards Matt Alvaro, Cameron Kl...

<p>Can suspension catalyze Cats?</p>

Can suspension catalyze Cats?

February 5, 2016

 The men’s hockey team played without their head coach Jan. 22 after he was suspended for his behavior during a previo...

Former UVM hockey player gets honored

Claire Messersmith

January 28, 2016

Filed under Sports

A University of Vermont hockey alumnus became the first in UVM’s history to have a jersey retired Jan. 8, 2016. A likely National Hockey League Hall-of-Famer, Martin St. Louis now has his jersey, No. 8, hanging from the ceiling of Gutterson Field House as the first jersey to be retired in over 50 years. Jeff Schulman, ...

UVM hockey starts slowly

December 1, 2015

Filed under Sports

The UVM men’s hockey team has had two consecutive 20-win seasons but this year, they have only won three out of their last 13 and currently stand at 3-9-2.Students reflected on the team’s start to the season.First-year Morgan Schwartz said that UVM has had a slow start.“It’s tough because we just want to see them win and...

Men’s hockey swept by No. 4 UMass-Lowell

Alexander Benoit and Shane Town

November 8, 2015

Filed under Sports

UVM welcomed No. 4 UMass-Lowell for a two game, Hockey East series this weekend at Gutterson Fieldhouse. The River Hawks got an early lead on the Catamounts, and never looked back. In the first game, Lowell went on the power play early in the first period after a penalty by UVM’s Ori Abramson. The River Hawks were able to ...

Locker room serves as second home for hockey team

Claire Messersmith

November 4, 2015

Filed under Sports

For the men’s hockey team, the locker room has become a home away from home, players say. “Naturally, the locker room is like a second home,” junior Mike Santaguida said. Thirty wood stalls for each player’s hockey gear as well as 30 stalls for work out gear and street clothes border the rectangular locker room, w...

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