All posts tagged "quinnipiac men’s ice hockey"

  • Like father, like son

    Freshman Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey forward Skyler Brind’Amour had anything but an average childhood. The nameplate “Brind’Amour” immediately pops off of the sweater for multiple reasons. Not only is it because of the rare apostrophe in the...

    • Posted October 16, 2019
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  • Quinnipiac defeats AIC in season opener

    With six graduated seniors, junior defenseman Brogan Rafferty, and junior goaltender Andrew Shortridge signed to NHL teams, one could say the 2019 Quinnipiac University men’s ice hockey team (1-0 overall, 0-0 ECAC Hockey) looks different. American International...

    • Posted October 12, 2019
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  • Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey opens up season with chaotic 4-4 deadlock

    “Chaos” was a word used in the press conference by Quinnipiac head coach Rand Pecknold to describe the 81-shot affair that took place this Sunday afternoon. The Quinnipiac Bobcats began the 2019-20 season this Sunday, Oct. 6...

    • Posted October 6, 2019
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  • Murphy’s Law: No. 1 UMass comes to Hamden

    On Friday night, the No. 1 team in the nation is going to be marching into the Frank Perotti, Jr. Arena in Hamden. No. 1 UMass will be squaring off against the No. 8 Quinnipiac men’s ice...

    • Posted December 4, 2018
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  • Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey 2018-19 preview

    The Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey team’s 2017-18 season did not go as planned. It’s not much of a debate. The stats are there to prove it. The frustration was visible all season. And frankly, the turnover of...

    • Posted October 2, 2018
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  • A quick transition from college to the pros

    Exactly one month ago, the Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey team sorely skated off Cornell’s Lynah Rink following elimination in the ECAC Hockey Quarterfinals. For most of the Bobcats, the loss meant the end of another season, but...

    • Posted April 10, 2018
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  • Cait’s Column: Hamden-native O’Connor scores at Yale in playoff win

    Following the Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey team’s 5-1 win in Game 1 of the ECAC Hockey First Round Series against Yale, I half-jokingly asked another reporter a pretty simple question prior to the postgame media scrum. “When...

    • Posted March 3, 2018
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  • Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey strikes first in series, beats Yale 5-1

    For the first time since the 2005-06 season, the Quinnipiac men’s hockey team took to the road to start the playoffs and it started off its best-of-three first round series against Yale with a 5-1 win. “I...

    • Posted March 3, 2018
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  • Quinnipiac travels to Yale for the ECAC Hockey Tournament First Round

    “It’s playoffs. We’re undefeated right now, so we get to start new. It’s the third season — I always split the year up into three parts — and we can eradicate a lot of the issues we...

    • Posted March 1, 2018
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  • Cait’s Column: Finally finding a rhythm

    “If you go back 15 years ago even, Rand had guys that played forward and D, so it’s just a really big advantage to have on the bench when you’re in a game and a defenseman gets...

    • Posted February 19, 2018
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  • Cait’s Column: With Quinnipiac’s weekend sweep came an attitude shift

    “We got really fired up for that game (against Clarkson) and that’s what we need to bring to every single game from here on out.” The difference four days can make. On Tuesday, Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey...

    • Posted February 8, 2018
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  • Sticking with it

    When reporters arrive to the Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey team’s bench for media availability times, it’s the closest they come to the masked student-athletes. What were once just names and numbers as seen from the press box,...

    • Posted January 31, 2018
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  • Duel in the desert

    It wasn’t all too long ago that Quinnipiac was new to Division I ice hockey. When the then-Quinnipiac Braves joined the MAAC and became a Division I program in the 1999-00 season, they played out of the...

    • Posted January 23, 2018
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  • Cait’s Column: Post-break report cards

    Through my first few years as a student at Quinnipiac I’ve learned that there aren’t many better periods of time than a college winter break. After a semester’s worth of hard work, there’s a large lull period...

    • Posted January 19, 2018
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