Ice Hockey Wins Regional Tournament


There was no rest for the Dawgs following the MACHA Playoffs.  Back to practice and then on the bus for the drive to Ohio through more winter weather to participate in the ACHA D-2 Southeast Regional Playoffs.  Past trips to Ohio for Regionals had not been kind to UMBC - but this was a new set of Dawgs determined to reach thier goal of qualifying for the upcoming National Tournament.  First up was Kennesaw State.  The Dawgs gave up an early PP goal but roared back to score 4 goals that set the pace for an offensive outpouring that secured win #1.  To move on, the Dawgs would need to tame the Wildcats of Kentucky.  The matchup was a heavyweight classic.  UMBC got out to an early lead but Kentucky battled back to within a goal by the end of 2 periods.  UMBC came out in the 3d period and put together 20 minutes of true team hockey.  Timely goaltending, tight forechecking, great defensive zone play, and 2 clutch goals were keys to the game and saw UMBC advance out of Regionals for the first time in team history.  Congratulations to the players, coaches, staff and fans for their efforts this season!  Photos from Southeast Regionals are available here:


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Monday, 19 December 2011
UMBC Ice Hockey Volunteers With Baltimore Stars Youth Hockey
In the spirit of the holidays, the UMBC Men's Ice Hockey team decided to volunteer their time to help the Baltimore Stars Youth Hockey team last month. "It's actually a lot of fun," says Junior Captain Nik Jost.  Nik, along with three other... Read more...
Monday, 07 February 2011
ICE HOCKEY Wins vs. Miami of Ohio
The Ice Hockey Team defeated Miami of Ohio on Saturday Feb. 5th with an resounding 6-4 finish... their final home game is on Saturday, February 12th at 8:30pm at Piney Orchard. Come out and support your seniors!  
Monday, 18 October 2010
Ice Hockey Dominates Ohio Showcase
This past weekend, the UMBC Ice Hockey team traveled to the Ice Zone in Boardman, Ohio for the ACHA Men's Division 2 Ohio Showcase. This was the 2nd straight weekend the Ice Zone hosted an ACHA showcase fielding teams from the midwest, east coast... Read more...
Thursday, 07 October 2010
Ice Hockey 3 game weekend
The UMBC Ice Hockey Club had their first 3 game series during the first weekend in October.  On Friday, the team traveled up to New Jersey to face off against TCNJ. With ease, the club defeated TCNJ 12-0. Despite the convincing victory, the club... Read more...
Friday, 17 September 2010
New Sport Club Council Executive Board
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