2014-15 Merrimack College Men's Ice Hockey News

Merrimack S.A.A.C. Donates Toys to Lawrence Boys & Girls Club for Holidays
Members of Merrimack S.A.A.C. participated in annual Christmas community service initiative

Men’s Ice Hockey's Saturday Tilt at UMass POSTPONED to Sunday Afternoon (4 p.m.)
Weekend snowstorm forces postponement of Saturday’s contest at Mullins Center

#14/15 Men’s Ice Hockey Plays to 4-4 Draw vs. UMass in Weekend Opener
Sophomore Chris LeBlanc (pictured) added a goal and an assist for the Warriors Friday night

#14/15 Men’s Ice Hockey Hosts UMass Friday on Women’s Ice Hockey and Skating Strides Night
Warriors and Minutemen open weekend home-and-home series Friday at Lawler Rink

#19 BC Holds On, Hands #14/15 Men’s Ice Hockey 2-1 Road Setback Wednesday at Kelley Rink
Freshman Jace Hennig (pictured) notched his seventh goal of the season against BC

#14/15 Men’s Ice Hockey Set for Midweek League Clash at #19 BC on NESN/TSN2
Warriors and Eagles meet Wednesday night at Conte Forum (7 p.m.)

Seney Honored as Hockey East Rookie of the Week
The freshman totaled four points (3g, 1a) as the #14 Warriors swept Quinnipiac

Seney’s Two-Goal Night Leads #20 Men’s Ice Hockey to Weekend Sweep of #12 Quinnipiac
Freshman Brett Seney (pictured) helps Warriors top Bobcats, 3-1, to sweep weekend series

#20 Men’s Ice Hockey Outlasts #12 Quinnipiac in 4-3 Home Win Friday Night
Junior Brian Christie (pictured) notched his second two-goal performance this season Friday

#20 Men’s Ice Hockey Returns Home to Face #12 Quinnipiac Friday Night
Warriors clash with ECAC foe Quinnipiac in home-and-home series this weekend

2015 Men's Ice Hockey Alumni Game Set for Feb. 14
Calling all men's ice hockey alumni: join us on Feb. 14 for the 2015 Alumni Game!

Tirronen Named HEA Defensive Player of the Week
Senior goaltender finished with 81 saves at Mariucci Classic over the weekend

#9 UMass Lowell Edges #18 Men’s Ice Hockey, 3-1, in Mariucci Classic Title Game
Senior Dan Kolomatis (pictured) tallied lone goal for Merrimack Saturday

#18 Men’s Ice Hockey Upsets #8 Minnesota, 3-2, to Advance to Mariucci Classic Championship
Senior goaltender Rasmus Tirronen (pictured) turned away career-high 40 shots in win over Gophers

#18 Men’s Ice Hockey Opens Second Half at Mariucci Classic, Faces #8 Minnesota Friday, UML/RIT Saturday
Warriors battle eighth-ranked Golden Gophers in Mariucci Classic opener Friday night on FSN+

Merrimack Releases Three-Day Holiday Sale
Need a last-minute stocking-stuffer? Purchase $10 tickets to select men’s ice hockey games!

Athletic Department Unveils Holiday Mini-Plans
Choose from three separate mini-plans at discounted rates for a perfect gift for the holiday season!

#18 Men’s Ice Hockey Falls at #2/3 BU, 4-2, Saturday
Junior Brian Christie (pictured) scored twice against the Terriers

#18 Men’s Ice Hockey Skates to 1-1 Draw vs. #2/3 BU
Freshman Brett Seney (pictured) tallied team-leading seventh goal in Friday’s draw

#18 Men’s Ice Hockey Concludes First Half with Home-and-Home vs. #3/2 BU; Limited Tickets Remain!
Warriors tackle Terriers Friday at Lawler Rink, travel to Agganis Arena Saturday (7 p.m.)

Men’s Ice Hockey Announces Cyber Monday Deal
Choose any three of five designated home games for only $30!

Men’s Ice Hockey Ranked 18th Nationally in USCHO Poll
Warriors return to national rankings for first time since February 2013

Men’s Ice Hockey Hits 10 Wins with 2-1 Victory over Clarkson to Sweep Weekend Series Saturday Night
Warriors off to second-fastest 10-win start since joining Hockey East

Balanced Attack Leads Men’s Ice Hockey over Clarkson
Sophomore Chris LeBlanc (pictured) posted his second goal this season Friday

Men’s Ice Hockey Entertains Clarkson for Thanksgiving Weekend Series Friday/Saturday
Warriors welcome Golden Knights to North Andover for first time in 25 years this weekend!

Men’s Ice Hockey Announces Promotions for Thanksgiving Weekend Series vs. Clarkson
Warriors welcome Clarkson for two-game series at Lawler Rink this Thanksgiving Weekend!

Northeastern Trips up Men’s Ice Hockey, 3-1, Saturday
Warriors settle for third straight weekend split in conference play

Kolquist’s Two-Goal Night Propels Men’s Ice Hockey over Northeastern, 4-2, Friday at Lawler Rink
Freshman blueliner tallied first two collegiate goals in victory over Huskies

Men’s Ice Hockey Set for Home-and-Home Series with Northeastern, Hosts Scout Night Friday (7 p.m.)
Warriors welcome Huskies to Lawler Rink Friday; all scouts receive limited edition Merrimack patch!

Men’s Ice Hockey Blows by Notre Dame, 4-1, to Split Weekend Series Saturday Night
Mathieu Tibbet (pictured) paced Warriors with two-goal effort

Notre Dame Edges Men’s Ice Hockey, 3-2, in Weekend Series Opener Friday Night
Freshman Brett Seney (pictured) tallied his fifth goal of the year against Notre Dame

Men's Ice Hockey Stays Home to Face Notre Dame in Weekend Series Starting Friday
Tickets still remain for both games at Lawler this weekend!

Merrimack Welcomes Rene Rancourt, Unveils Rally Towel Giveaway for Weekend Series vs. Notre Dame
Limited tickets available for both nights as Fighting Irish return to Lawler Rink for first time since 1991!

Christie’s Third-Period Tally Sends Men’s Ice Hockey Past #12/10 Providence, 1-0, Saturday Night
Warriors earn first win over ranked team since upending #5 Quinnipiac last January

#12/10 Providence Holds Off Men’s Ice Hockey, 3-2, Friday Night in Hockey East Showdown
Freshman Jace Hennig (pictured) scored his third career goal against the Friars

Men’s Ice Hockey Returns to League Play with Home-and-Home Series against #12/10 Providence
Warriors travel to Providence Friday, welcome Friars to Lawler Rink Saturday night

Men’s Ice Hockey to Host Youth Hockey & Flu Shot Night Saturday; Reserved Seating SOLD OUT!
Limited standing room tickets still available for Merrimack’s home tilt vs. #12/10 Providence!

Tirronen Named HEA Stop It Goaltender of the Month
Senior netminder finished unbeaten in five appearances in October

Men’s Ice Hockey Eases by Princeton, 6-1, in Liberty Invitational Consolation Game
Freshman Mathieu Tibbet (pictured) scored his first career goal in Sunday’s victory

Men’s Ice Hockey Skates to 2-2 Draw to UConn in Liberty Invitational Opening Round
Warriors will play in consolation game Sunday afternoon after falling in shootout

FROM THE BOSTON GLOBE: Men’s Ice Hockey Off to a Strong Start
The men’s ice hockey team’s strong start to the season was featured by the Boston Globe today!

Merrimack Sports Network Unveils 2014-15 Winter Broadcasting Schedule
Athletic Department to broadcast every home basketball game FREE this season!

Men’s Ice Hockey Set for Liberty Invitational, Faces UConn Friday Afternoon (4:30 p.m.) in N.J.
Warriors and Huskies meet for second time in two weeks in Liberty Invitational Opening Round

Merrimack Once Again among Top Schools Nationwide in Academic Success Rate
Athletic Department ranked 21st nationally with ASR of 91%

Men’s Ice Hockey’s Rally Falls Short; Warriors Fall to Mercyhurst, 3-2, to Split Weekend Series
Freshman Adam Larsson (pictured) scored first career goal on Saturday

Biega Lifts Men’s Ice Hockey Past Mercyhurst in 5-4 Overtime Thriller Friday Night in Erie
Rookie defenseman tallied first two collegiate goals to help Warriors improve to 4-0

Men’s Ice Hockey Set for Weekend Series at Mercyhurst
Warriors make first-ever trip to Erie, Pennsylvania, for two-game set with Lakers

Gustafsson Lifts Men’s Ice Hockey over UConn in Overtime; Warriors Top Huskies 2-1 Saturday
Merrimack off to 3-0-0 start after come-from-behind victory against UConn

Men's Ice Hockey Hosts UConn in Homecoming Matchup Saturday Night (7 p.m.)
Warriors welcome UConn for Huskies' first-ever Hockey East contest

Tirronen Tabbed HEA Defensive Player of the Week
Senior netminder finished with 49 saves in two victories over the weekend

Men’s Ice Hockey Sweeps Holy Cross with 2-1 Victory in Home Opener Saturday Night
Freshman Jace Hennig (pictured) tallied first career goal in winning effort

Mansfield’s Late Strike Sends Men’s Ice Hockey to 3-2 Opening Night Win at Holy Cross Friday
Senior Justin Mansfield (pictured) scored game-winner late in the third to send Warriors to victory

Men’s Ice Hockey Opens 2014-15 with Weekend Series vs. Holy Cross; Saturday Tickets Still Available!
Warriors renew series with Crusaders starting Friday night in Worcester

Merrimack Announces Men’s Ice Hockey Opening Night Giveaways & Promotions
Free magnet schedule giveaways for ALL fans Saturday!

Third-Period Rally Paces Men’s Ice Hockey to 2-2 Draw vs. St Francis Xavier in Sunday Exhibition
Freshman Marc Biega tallied equalizer to help team tie X-Men

Men’s Ice Hockey Hosts St. Francis Xavier for Exhibition Opener Sunday Afternoon (3 p.m.)
$5 tickets still available for Sunday’s exhibition opener!

Men’s Ice Hockey TV Schedule Announced
Merrimack to partner with WBIN, Fox College Sports, ESPN3 for local broadcasts!

Men’s Ice Hockey Announces $5 Tickets, Postgame Skate for Sunday Exhibition vs. St. Francis Xavier
All tickets $5 while supplies last! Bring your skates and join the Warriors on the ice after the game!

Men’s Ice Hockey Pegged 10th in Hockey East Preseason Coaches’ Poll
Warriors ranked 10th in 12-team field, as preseason poll unveiled at Media Day Monday

Join the Junior Warrior Club Today!
Looking for the best youth fan experience? Become a member of the Jr. Warrior Club!

Merrimack Tabs Bill Gilligan as Men’s Ice Hockey Associate Head Coach
Former UMass assistant and Austrian National Team head coach Bill Gilligan joins men’s ice hockey staff

Merrimack Athletics Announces 2014 Ultimate Warrior Fall Schedule, Rewards
First Ultimate Warrior events of 2014-15 are Thursday/Friday M/W soccer home games (7 p.m.)

Dennehy Promotes Curtis Carr to Men’s Ice Hockey Associate Head Coach
Carr promoted to associate head coach after three-year stint as assistant

Men’s Ice Hockey Single-Game Tickets on Sale
Secure your seats for the 2014-15 Warrior Hockey campaign! All home games now on sale!

Merrimack Announces Men’s Ice Hockey Mini Plans
Choose from four men’s ice hockey Mini Plans for the 2014-15 season!

Men’s Ice Hockey Announces 2014-15 Promotional Schedule
Athletic Department announces 2014-15 Men’s Ice Hockey Promotional Schedule!

Introducing the New Merrimack Athletics Social Media Directory
Follow your favorite teams’ brand-new Twitter accounts for updates throughout the year!

Prudential Center Finalizes Liberty Hockey Invitational Schedule
Merrimack will face UConn on Halloween, Princeton/Yale on Nov. 2 in New Jersey

Men’s Ice Hockey Group Ticket/Luxury Suite Packages on Sale TODAY!
Reserve a luxury suite or purchase group tickets for intermission skates, birthdays and more!

Support Men's Ice Hockey; Sign Up for the President’s Golf Cup Today!
Proceeds at President’s Cup to benefit men’s ice hockey program

Men’s Ice Hockey Announces Date Changes for Boston University Series
Warriors and Terriers will swap originally scheduled home dates in early December

Merrimack Athletics Welcomes Class of 2018 to Campus during Orientation Week
Athletic Department welcomed over 900 future Warriors to campus with special presentation

Merrimack Places Five on Northeast-10 Spring Academic All-Conference Teams
Men’s Lacrosse, softball, men’s and women’s tennis represented on all-academic list

Men’s Ice Hockey Season Tickets on Sale TODAY!
Blue Line Club, Reserved Seating and Young Alumni (New!) packages available now!

Merrimack Places 221 on Northeast-10 Conference Spring Commissioner’s Honor Roll
Merrimack tied for first in NE-10 with 15 student-athletes who finished with 4.0 GPAs

Dennehy Announces 2014-15 Men's Ice Hockey Slate; Individual Tickets On Sale Aug. 20
Warriors’ 2014-15 schedule includes 15 home games, two ’14 Frozen Four opponents

Merrimack Earns Division II Presidents' Award for Academic Excellence
Merrimack Athletics posts four-year Academic Success Rate (ASR) of 90 percent

Merrimack College Celebrates Class of 2014 at Commencement Sunday
Former men's soccer player Kennedy Ndamba delivered undergraduate Commencement Speech

Incoming Men’s Ice Hockey Recruit Delia Wins 2013-14 NAHL Community Service Award
Incoming freshman Collin Delia (pictured) was honored for work with Habitat for Humanity