October 18, 2011
Elis Drop Puck on New Season Saturday
The 2011-12 edition of Yale men’s hockey is unveiled Saturday night at David S. Ingalls Rink when the Bulldogs host the University of Waterloo at 7 p.m. Tickets are available for this exhibition contest and can be purchased by calling 203.432.1400.

September 28, 2011
Bulldogs Picked 1st By Coaches, Media
They have won two of the last three conference regular season titles and tournament championships, and the Yale men’s ice hockey team has been picked to finish first this season by the ECAC Hockey coaches and media. The 2011-12 ECAC Hockey pre-season polls and all-conference teams were announced today.

September 26, 2011
Elis Ranked in National Pre-Season Polls
After two straight seasons of coming within a game of making the NCAA Frozen Four, the Yale men’s hockey team has been picked to be among the top 10 teams in Division I based on the two major pre-season polls. The Bulldogs are No. 8 in the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine poll and sit No. 9 in the uscho.com rankings.

September 13, 2011
Men's Hockey Tickets On Sale
The water sprayed on the slab at Ingalls Rink has frozen and the first skaters have just hit the ice, which means that hockey season is just around the corner. In fact, tickets for Yale men’s hockey games go on sale Wednesday.

August 26, 2011
Swinging For Skaters
There were no slap or wrist shots taken despite nearly 100 hockey players swinging for five hours, but a full field of participants in the Murray Murdoch Yale Hockey Golf Outing enjoyed a spectacular day on the world famous Course at Yale to support the two Bulldog programs.

August 13, 2011
Agostino Leading Camp Scorers
Kenny Agostino ’14, Yale Hockey’s rookie of the year in 2010-11, led all scorers at the 2011 USA Hockey National Junior Evaluation Camp with 10 points. There are currently 29 players competing for the final 22 spots for a Team USA squad that will compete in the 2012 International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championship, Dec. 26 to Jan. 5 in Calgary and Edmonton, Alta.

August 9, 2011
Backman Signs With Islanders
Sean Backman ’10 has signed a one-year, two-way (AHL/NHL) deal with the New York Islanders.

August 8, 2011
2011-12 Schedule Announced
There will be at least 16 opportunities to see the 2011-12 Yale Men’s Hockey Team skate against Division I opponents at Ingalls Rink. The Bulldogs, who made it to the NCAA Regional final the last two winters and won a school-record 28 games last year, announced their new, 31-contest schedule today.

July 20, 2011
9 Frosh Join Yale Squad
The defending ECAC Hockey Tournament Champion Yale men’s team introduced its nine newcomers today. Four defensemen, four forwards and a goalie join a squad coming off three straight NCAA Tournament appearances and a school-record, 28-win season.

July 14, 2011
Gendron Named Associate Head Coach
The Yale men’s hockey team has hired a new associate head coach with a plethora of college, professional and international experience. Dennis "Red" Gendron, an assistant at the University of Massachusetts (Hockey East) the last six seasons, joins the Bulldogs’ staff for 2011-12.

June 9, 2011
Agostino Selected for National Camp
Kenny Agostino, the Yale hockey player who earned rookie MVP honors last winter, has been selected to the 40-man roster for the U.S. National Junior Evaluation Camp this August in Lake Placid, N.Y.

May 22, 2011
Little Named 2011 Mallory Award Recipient
Broc Little, the most prolific scorer in Yale hockey’s most successful class ever, has been named the winner of the 2011 William Neely Mallory Award, the most prestigious athletic award given to a senior male at Yale.

April 25, 2011
Awards Handed Out at Team Banquet
The most appropriate place to hand out the 2010-11 Yale Hockey Association Awards is center ice of the place where most of the accomplishments took place. This year’s seven YHA award winners were named under the scoreboard at Ingalls Rink during last night’s team banquet.

April 22, 2011
Little Signs with Swedish League Team
The waiting is over for Broc Little. While five of his Yale hockey teammates were skating for professional teams in early April hoping to earn contracts this fall, Little was waiting for something better. The senior from Rindge, N.H., may have gotten just that when he signed a one-year deal with Vasteras from the Swedish Allsvenskan League.

April 21, 2011
O'Neill Named Captain for 2011-12
The top scoring player on the most successful team in Yale hockey history has been named captain for the 2011-12 season. Brian O’Neill, a junior forward from Yardley, Pa., was voted by his teammates the leader for next year’s squad.

April 13, 2011
Ivy League Releases 2011 Winter Academic All-Ivy Recipients
The Ivy League has released its list of student-athletes selected for 2011 All-Ivy Academic honors in winter sports. The 80 men and women, including 10 from Yale, were starters or key reserves on an officially recognized varsity team with 3.0 or better cumulative grade point averages.

April 5, 2011
5 Bulldogs Begin Pro Careers
Five members of the 2010-11 Yale men’s hockey team have already begun their professional playing careers. Seniors Denny Kearney and Chris Cahill are currently on American Hockey League rosters, while classmate Jimmy Martin is in the East Coast Hockey League.

April 1, 2011
Martin Named CHN All-American
Yale senior captain Jimmy Martin (St. Louis, Mo.) has been named College Hockey News Second-Team All-America.

March 30, 2011
Rondeau Earns 2 New England Honors
Three members of the Yale men’s hockey team received Division I All-New England honors today. Senior goalie Ryan Rondeau (Carvel, AB), junior forward Brian O’Neill (Yardley, Pa.) and sophomore forward Andrew Miller (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) all were first-time selections to this all-star squad.

March 26, 2011
Yale Falls in Regional Final
The best season in the history of the Yale hockey program came to an end in a 5-3 loss to Minnesota Duluth in the championship game of the 2011 NCAA East Regional before 7,816 at Webster Bank’s Arena at Harbor Yard.

March 25, 2011
Yale-Air Force Friday Night at NCAAs
The Yale men’s hockey team (27-6-1), coming off last weekend’s ECAC Hockey Tournament Championship win, has secured the No. 1 overall seed in the 2011 NCAA Tournament. The Bulldogs take on No. 16 Air Force (20-11-6) in the NCAA East Regional at Webster Bank’s Arena at Harbor Yard in Bridgeport, Conn., this Friday at 6:30 p.m. The Bulldogs, winners of four straight games, are making their third straight NCAA Tournament appearance. The winner of the Yale-Air Force contest takes on the survivor of the No. 8 Union (26-9-4) vs. No. 9 Minnesota-Duluth (22-10-6) semifinal slated for 3 p.m. on Friday. The winner of the East heads to St. Paul, Minn., for the April 7-9 Frozen Four.

March 25, 2011
Ziegler OT Goal Gives Yale Victory
Chad Ziegler, having a career year with eight goals and 15 points, is better known for his defense and big hits. Yale hockey faithful will remember him forever for an offensive effort that put his team in the NCAA East Regional Final on Saturday. The junior forward hit the net 3:16 into overtime to give the No. 3 Bulldogs a 2-1 win over No. 20 Air Force before 7,671 at Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard.

March 22, 2011
Rondeau Gets National Honor
Ryan Rondeau, Yale’s senior goalie who was named Most Outstanding Player at the 2011 ECAC Hockey Championships last weekend, has been named insidecollegehockey.com national player of the week.

March 20, 2011
Bulldogs No. 1 Overall NCAA Seed
The Yale men’s hockey team (27-6-1), coming off last night’s ECAC Hockey Tournament Championship win over Cornell, has secured the No. 1 overall seed in the 2011 NCAA Tournament. The Bulldogs take on No. 16 Air Force (20-11-6) in the East Regional at Webster Bank’s Arena at Harbor Yard in Bridgeport, Conn., this Friday at 6:30 p.m. The tournament bracket was announced at 11:30 a.m. today on ESPN2.

March 19, 2011
Yale Captures ECAC Championship
The nation’s top scoring team picked an opportune night to unleash its fury. The Yale men, behind two goals from Kevin Limbert and Ryan Rondeau’s 22 saves, captured the 2011 ECAC Hockey Tournament Championship by beating Cornell 6-0 at Boardwalk Hall.

March 18, 2011
Yale-Colgate Friday at Atlantic City
The Yale men’s hockey team (25-6-1, 17-4-1 ECAC), coming off a 2-1 ECAC Hockey Quarterfinal Series win over St. Lawrence last weekend, heads to Southern New Jersey to compete in Atlantic City’s inaugural conference championship weekend at Boardwalk Hall (9,800). The Bulldogs, ranked No. 1 in the PairWise System and No. 3 in the USA Today/American Hockey Magazine and uscho.com polls, take on league giant slayers Colgate (11-26-3), coming off successive road series victories at Rensselaer and top-seeded Union. The opening drop of the puck is set for Friday at 4:36 p.m. and can be seen live on CBS College Sports. The winner of this contest takes on the Cornell-Dartmouth (7:36 pm) survivor.

March 18, 2011
Bulldogs Advance to ECAC Title Game
The team that may have prevented the Bulldogs from capturing their third straight conference regular season title stood in the way of Yale advancing to Saturday night’s ECAC Hockey Tournament Championship Game. The No. 3 ranked Elis (26-6-1) used three points from Andrew Miller and a shutout from Ryan Rondeau to beat Colgate 4-0 in the first semifinal at Boardwalk Hall.

March 17, 2011
O'Neill, Miller, Cahill Named All-ECAC
Three Yale men’s skaters have been selected to the 2010-11 All-ECAC Hockey Team announced tonight at the conference championship banquet at Boardwalk Hall. Brian O’Neill (Yardley, Pa.) and Andrew Miller (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) were both first-team picks, while Chris Cahill (North Andover, Mass.) was a third-team selection.

March 16, 2011
O'Neill Finalist for ECAC Player of Year
Three players were named finalists for ECAC Hockey’s Player of the Year today as four teams head for Atlantic City and the inaugural championship weekend at Boardwalk Hall. Yale junior Brian O'Neill was picked along with Rensselaer forward Chace Polacek and Dartmouth goalie James Mello.

March 15, 2011
Little Named Player of Week
Yale senior forward Broc Little (Rindge, N.H.) has been named ECAC Hockey MLX Skates Player of the Week after leading the Bulldogs to a conference quarterfinal series win over St. Lawrence last weekend at Ingalls Rink.

March 13, 2011
Yale Advances to ECAC Semis With 4-0 Win
The Bulldogs have earned their second trip to the ECAC Hockey Championship Weekend in three years after taking the deciding contest of a best-of-three series at Ingalls Rink. The No. 3 Yale men’s team used goals from four different players and 21 saves from Ryan Rondeau to beat St. Lawrence 4-0 and advance to Friday’s semifinals at Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall.

March 12, 2011
Bulldogs Win to Force Game 3
A sense of urgency brought the best out of the dog tonight in game two of the ECAC Hockey Quarterfinal Series at Ingalls Rink. Five different players hit the net as the No. 3 Yale men’s hockey team beat St. Lawrence 5-2 and forced a deciding game three Sunday night.

March 11, 2011
Bulldogs Host SLU in ECAC Series
The Yale men’s hockey team (23-5-1, 17-4-1 ECAC), which earned a bye in the first round of the ECAC Hockey Playoffs as the No. 2 seed, hosts No. 11 St. Lawrence (12-20-5, 6-15-1) this weekend in a best-of-three quarterfinal series. Game one is Friday, March 11 followed by Saturday night’s second contest. The third game, if necessary, is Sunday. All opening faceoffs are 7:00 at Ingalls Rink.

March 11, 2011
Carey OT Goal Gives SLU 4-3 Win
The Bulldogs have to win the next game to keep their ECAC Tournament Title hopes alive. Greg Carey’s second goal of the game 16:28 into overtime gave St. Lawrence a 4-3 victory over No. 3 Yale in game one of the conference quarterfinal series. The two teams square off again Saturday at 7 p.m.

March 3, 2011
Six Bulldogs Named All-Ivy
Six members of the Ivy League Championship Yale men’s hockey team have been selected to the 2010-11 All-Ivy League Team, which was released today. Broc Little, Andrew Miller, Chris Cahill, Jimmy Martin, Ryan Rondeau and Brian O’Neill were honored for their play in league competition.

February 28, 2011
Yale Earns Playoff Bye, Hosts March 11-13 Series
The Yale men’s hockey team (23-5-1, 17-4-1 ECAC) has earned a bye in the first round of the ECAC Hockey Playoffs and will host a March 11-13 quarterfinal series as the No. 2 seed. The Bulldogs, ranked No. 1 in the PairWise System and No. 3 in the USA Today/American Hockey Magazine and uscho.com polls, are likely to see St. Lawrence, Harvard or Brown at the Whale next week. The only other possibilities are Quinnipiac and Clarkson depending on the results of this weekend’s first-round series.

February 26, 2011
Elis Stay Unbeaten at Home with 4-1 Win
The first undefeated regular season at Ingalls Rink came to an end with a bang in a big game. The No. 3 Yale men’s hockey team broke open a scoreless game with three second-period goals en route to a 4-1 win over Cornell before a packed house enjoying a classic ECAC rivalry.

February 25, 2011
Colgate, Cornell In For Big ECAC Set
There is one weekend left in the regular season and the Yale men’s hockey team (22-5, 16-4 ECAC) trails first-place Union by one point in the ECAC Hockey standings. The Bulldogs, coming off three straight road victories, are home for Senior Weekend to host Colgate (7-23-2, 4-14-2) and Cornell (13-11-3, 11-7-2) before a pair of full houses at the Whale.

February 25, 2011
Bulldogs Tie Colgate 1-1
It’s been 43 years since the last Yale hockey team went a season without playing an overtime contest. It’s been seven years since a Bulldog squad had a season without a tie. The Elis went 27 games this season before getting their first of both, and they came in the second-to-last game of the regular season in a crucial contest. No. 3 Yale outshot Colgate 40-32 but had to settle for a 1-1 tie before a sold-out Ingalls Rink in ECAC Hockey play.

February 20, 2011
Cahill Ices Princeton, Completes 4-Point Weekend
There have been a number of memorable come-from-behind wins over the last three 20-plus win Yale seasons, but few have been this late in the year or this significant. The No. 3 Bulldogs erased a 3-0 deficit and Chris Cahill hit the net with 1:53 left in the third period on the way to a 5-4 win over Princeton before a Hobey Baker Rink sellout crowd.

February 18, 2011
Dogs, Cats Weekend ECAC Trip
The No. 3 Yale men’s hockey team (20-5, 14-4 ECAC), has a rare Friday night, Sunday afternoon ECAC Hockey set this weekend that completes its regular season road schedule. The Bulldogs take on Quinnipiac (13-12-5, 6-8-4) on Friday at 8 p.m. at TD Bank Sports Center (Comcast New England/CPTV) before heading to New Jersey to face Princeton (14-9-2, 9-7-2) at Baker Rink (ESPNU) on Sunday at 1 p.m.

February 18, 2011
Bulldogs Blast Bobcats 6-1
Road games in recent weeks have presented new challenges for the Yale men’s hockey team, so the Bulldogs could not have been overly confident this evening heading to a place where they had never won. It sure didn’t look that way after 60 minutes. Five different players hit the net and Ryan Rondeau stopped 30 of 31 shots as No. 3 Yale beat Quinnipiac 6-1 before 3,957 at the TD Bank Sports Center.

February 12, 2011
O'Neill Hat Trick Lifts Yale To 6-3 Win
Brian O’Neill had three goals and Brendan Mason added a pair as the No. 2 Yale men’s hockey team erased an early deficit with five straight tallies on the way to a 6-3 win over Clarkson before 2,173 at Cheel Arena.

February 11, 2011
Bulldogs Headed to SLU, Clarkson
The No. 2 Yale men’s hockey team (19-4, 13-3 ECAC), coming off a pair of conference wins that clinched home ice for the playoffs, is on the road this weekend for the North Country set against St. Lawrence (8-14-5, 4-10-1) and Clarkson (12-13-2, 6-8-1), a pair of 7 p.m. starts at Appleton and Cheel Arenas.

February 11, 2011
Bulldogs Fall 3-2 at SLU
The No. 2 Yale men’s hockey team became No. 2 in the ECAC after a 3-2 loss at St. Lawrence before 1,362 at Appleton Arena.

February 8, 2011
Rondeau Earns MLX Skates Goalie of Week
Ryan Rondeau, Yale’s senior goalie, has earned his third conference weekly honor this season after helping the No. 2 ranked Bulldogs win a pair of games at the Whale. Rondeau, who stopped 59 of 61 shots, was named ECAC Hockey MLX Skates Goalie of the Week today.

February 5, 2011
Bulldogs Beat Dartmouth 4-2
The No. 2/3 Yale men’s hockey team is perfect in 14 games at Ingalls Rink after erasing an early deficit with three straight tallies on the way to a 4-2 win over No. 17 Dartmouth that kept the Bulldogs in first place by a point. Four different Elis scored goals and Ryan Rondeau made 25 saves to enable a conference weekend sweep.

February 4, 2011
Big ECAC Weekend in New Haven
The No. 2/3Yale men’s hockey team (17-4, 11-3 ECAC), holding a one-point lead over second-place Union in the conference standings, hosts long-time rivals Harvard (4-16, 3-12) and No. 17 Dartmouth (12-6-3, 8-4-2) on Alumni Weekend at the Whale. Opening faceoff on Friday and Saturday nights is 7. Saturday’s Bulldogs-Big Green game airs live on the YES Network (DirecTV 631).

February 4, 2011
Agostino Earns National Honor
Yale freshman forward Kenny Agostino (Flanders, NJ) has been named the Hockey Commissioner’s Association (HCA) National Rookie of the Month for his hot hand over the last four weeks.

February 4, 2011
Martin's Goal Lifts Yale To 1-0 Win
It was a classic defensive struggle in an ancient rivalry in front of a sellout crowd at a historic venue. The No. 2/3 Yale men’s hockey team, which remained in first place by a point, took advantage of an opportunity and the atmosphere to notch a crucial, 1-0 win over Harvard at Ingalls Rink in ECAC Hockey play.

February 2, 2011
Hamilton Joins ECAC's Top 50
The 2010-11 season marks the 50th anniversary of ECAC Hockey. To celebrate its golden milestone, ECAC Hockey is naming its all-time top 50 players, releasing five names every two weeks. The latest group includes former Yale forward Jeff Hamilton ’00.

January 29, 2011
York Steals Game From Elis
The targets on the backs of the No. 1 ranked team were huge this weekend heading to face a pair of hot, nationally ranked squads at sold-out venues with extremely zealous fans. The home team came out on top both nights in the capitol district. Tonight, five different players scored goals and Allen York stopped 38 shots as No. 10 Rensselaer handed Yale a 5-2 loss on Big Red Freakout Night before 4,780 at Houston Field House.

January 28, 2011
New York State Of Mind
ECAC Hockey’s capitol district trip has become one of the toughest in the conference, especially with both teams earning national rankings and producing impressive numbers. The top ranked Yale men’s hockey team (17-2, 11-1 ECAC), holding a slim lead atop the conference standings, travels to No. 12/13Union (16-7-3, 8-3-1) and No. 10 Rensselaer (15-6-3, 7-5) this Friday and Saturday nights for a pair of 7:00 puck drops.

January 28, 2011
Union Holds On for 3-2 Win
Ryan Rondeau stopped 31 of 34 shots and kept the No. 1 Yale men’s hockey team in a game they nearly escaped from with a dominating third period. After a pair of two-goal leads, No. 12/13 Union held on for a 3-2 win before a packed Messa Rink in ECAC Hockey play.

January 25, 2011
Agostino Named ECAC MLX Skates Rookie of Week
Yale freshman forward Kenny Agostino was named ECAC Hockey MLX Skates Rookie of the Week after hitting the net three times last weekend in a pair of wins.

January 24, 2011
No Surprise, Yale No. 1 in Both Polls
The Yale men’s hockey team has been Division I’s top ranked squad the last two months. The Bulldogs, coming off a weekend ECAC Hockey sweep, made it an eighth straight week today when the USCHO.com and USA Today/American Hockey Magazine polls were released.

January 22, 2011
Bulldogs Notch Home Sweep
Freshman Kenny Agostino has seven goals in his last seven games. Two of the most important ones helped No. 1 Yale beat St. Lawrence 4-1 before a sold-out Ingalls Rink in ECAC men’s hockey action.

January 21, 2011
Clarkson, SLU Come to Whale
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The weight of the nation’s longest active win streak no longer exists, but the Yale men’s hockey team still has the No. 1 target on its backs. The top-ranked Bulldogs (15-2, 9-1 ECAC), holding a slim lead atop the conference standings, hosts North Country rivals Clarkson (11-8-2, 5-3-1) and St. Lawrence (7-10-4, 3-6) this Friday and Saturday nights at 7. Both games can be seen live on yalebulldogs.com.

January 21, 2011
Agostino, Cahill Help Yale Beat Clarkson
The final score, 5-2, was not indicative of the way this classic men’s ECAC Hockey contest was played. Kenny Agostino’s goal with 11:16 left in the third broke open a 2-2 game and sent No. 1 ranked Yale on to victory over Clarkson before a sold-out Ingalls Rink.

January 17, 2011
Bulldogs Remain Atop Both Division I Polls
A weekend split with a strong conference rival did not drop the Yale men’s hockey team from its perch above Division I. The Bulldogs (15-2, 9-1 ECAC Hockey), for the seventh straight week, are ranked No. 1 in both the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine and the USCHO.com polls.

January 17, 2011
Kearney, Little Hobey Baker Award Candidates
Senior Yale hockey forwards Broc Little (Rindge, N.H.) and Denny Kearney (Hanover, N.H.) have been nominated for the 2011 Hobey Baker Memorial Award. The first phase of the process includes fan voting. Go to hobeybakeraward.com and make your choice once every 24 hours. The results of the fan voting will impact the final selection process.

January 16, 2011
Win Streak Ends at 10
The nation’s longest active win streak came to an end at 10 games on the back end of a home-and-home, ECAC Hockey travel partner series at Meehan Auditorium. Harry Zolnierczyk’s goal with 46.2 seconds left gave the Brown men’s hockey team a 3-2 win over No. 1 Yale before a matinee crowd of 1,483.

January 15, 2011
Bulldogs, Bears All Weekend
It’s travel partner weekend for Yale and Brown with a home-and-home series Saturday and Sunday afternoons in New Haven and Providence. The No. 1 ranked Bulldogs (14-1, 8-0 ECAC Hockey), who own the nation’s longest (9) active win streak, take on the Bears (5-6-4, 3-4-1) with a tight conference race heading down the home stretch.

January 15, 2011
Big 3rd Period Lifts Yale to 5-2 Win
The streak lives another day. Five different Bulldogs scored and 10 players had a point as the No. 1 ranked Yale men’s hockey team beat Brown 5-2 before a jammed Ingalls Rink in an ECAC Hockey contest. The win is the Elis’ 10th straight and keeps them perfect in conference play.

January 11, 2011
Rondeau Named Goalie of Week
Yale goalie Ryan Rondeau (Carvel, AB), who stopped 58 of 61 shots to earn a pair of road wins last weekend at Dartmouth and Harvard, was named ECAC Hockey Goalie of the Week for the second time this season.

January 10, 2011
Yale No. 1 For 6th Straight Week
The Bulldogs will wear the bullseye for the sixth straight week as the nation’s top ranked men’s college hockey team.

January 8, 2011
Bulldogs Win 9th Straight, 4-2 at Harvard
The nation’s longest active win streak is now at nine games, and an 8-0 conference record goes with it after a big rivalry victory on the road. Four different players scored and Ryan Rondeau stopped 29 shots as the No. 1 ranked Yale men’s hockey team beat Harvard 4-2 before 3,076 at Bright Hockey Center in an ECAC game.

January 7, 2011
Bulldogs at Dartmouth, Harvard This Weekend
The Yale men’s hockey team (12-1-0, 6-0 ECAC), ranked No. 1 in the country by both polls for the fifth straight week, returned from break with an exhibition victory over the Russian Red Stars before blasting Holy Cross 10-3 on Jan. 2. The ECAC stretch run begins this weekend when the Bulldogs, a point behind first-place Princeton and a point ahead of Dartmouth, go to Hanover to face the Big Green (7-4-2, 5-2-1), before taking on Harvard (3-8, 2-7) Saturday night in Boston with the nation’s longest (7) active win streak on the line.

January 7, 2011
Win Streak to 8 With 2-1 Win at Dartmouth
The Yale men’s hockey team had not played this type of game all season. The first low-scoring, close contest on the 2010-11 Bulldogs’ resume was a success. Ryan Rondeau stopped 32 shots as the nation’s top ranked team extended Division I’s longest win streak to eight games and stayed perfect in conference play with a 2-1 win over Dartmouth before 4,312 at Thompson Arena.

January 3, 2011
Bulldogs No. 1 For 5th Straight Week
For the fifth straight week, Yale has the nation’s top ranked men’s college hockey team. The 12-1 Bulldogs received all 34 first-place votes in the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine poll and 45 of 50 in the uscho.com poll.

January 2, 2011
Bulldogs Host Holy Cross Sunday at 4
The Yale men’s hockey team (11-1-0, 6-0 ECAC), ranked No. 1 in the country for the fourth straight week and coming off a 5-3 win over the Russian Junior United Team on Wednesday, begins 2011 by hosting Holy Cross (6-9-2, 5-4-2 Atlantic Hockey) on Sunday at 4 p.m. The contest can be seen live on yalebulldogs.com.

January 2, 2011
Blue Nets Season-High 10 Goals
The 25-day layoff for exams and the holidays did nothing to slow down the Bulldogs’ offensive output. The No. 1 Yale men’s hockey team, led by Broc Little and Kenny Agostino hat tricks, pumped out a season-high for goals in a 10-3 non-league win over Holy Cross before a packed house at Ingalls Rink.

December 31, 2010
Toys for Tickets at Sunday's Hockey Game
Bring a new toy to Ingalls Rink on Jan. 2 and get a free ticket for the 4 p.m. Holy Cross-Yale men’s hockey game. An inter-league game featuring two of the best from ECAC Hockey and Atlantic Hockey kicks off the new year and serves as a benefit for the Yale New Haven Hospital Toy Closet Program.

December 29, 2010
Frosh Trio Hit Net in 5-3 Win Over Red Stars
This week’s blizzard slowed the return of many of the Yale men’s hockey players to New Haven from the holiday break, but the Russian Red Stars could not slow the pace of the Bulldogs on the ice. Kenny Agostino had two goals while Jesse Root and Antoine Laganiere each had a goal and an assist as the No. 1 ranked Elis beat the Russian touring team 5-3 in an exhibition game before a packed house at Ingalls Rink.

December 20, 2010
Giroux Named to ECAC Top 50 Team
The 2010-11 season marks the 50th anniversary of ECAC Hockey. To celebrate its golden milestone, ECAC Hockey is naming its all-time top 50 players, releasing five names every two weeks. The second group came out this month and former Yale defenseman Ray Giroux ’98 was on the list.

December 20, 2010
Blue No. 1 in USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Poll
The Yale men’s hockey team was off last week and won’t be playing a game until the 29th but was the unanimous No. 1 in the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Poll for the second week in a row. The Bulldogs, off to their best start in 80 years at 11-1-0 overall (6-0 ECAC Hockey), collected 510 points and all 34 first-place votes.

December 14, 2010
Red Stars In For Dec. 29 Exhibition
The Yale men’s hockey team (11-1-0, 6-0 ECAC), ranked No. 1 in the country for the second straight week, has a few weeks off for exams and the holidays before hosting a Dec. 29 exhibition at Ingalls Rink against the Russian Junior United Team.. The Bulldogs, whose last game was a 3-0 win over Vermont on Dec. 8, skate on the 29th in a contest that can be seen live on yalebulldogs.com.

December 13, 2010
Yale Remains No. 1 in Both Polls
For the second straight week Yale (11-1 overall, 6-0 ECAC) is the No. 1 ranked team in the two Division I college hockey polls. The Bulldogs, who had never owned the top spot in the polls before last week, are tied for first place in ECAC Hockey and do not play until a Dec. 29 exhibition against a Russian touring team.

December 8, 2010
Cats, Dogs At Whale Wednesday Night
The Bulldogs (10-1-0, 6-0 ECAC), ranked No. 1 in the country for the first time ever, take on perennial Hockey East power Vermont (1-7-4, 1-6-3 HE) Wednesday night at 7 at the Whale in a matchup that carries a lot of history and perspective. The Catamounts, a former ECAC member, and Yale, coming off a 5-0 win over No. 13 Union, have been playing for the last 35 years, including games in the NCAAs as well as holiday tournaments. The game can be seen live on yalebulldogs.com.

December 8, 2010
Dogs Over Cats 3-0
Wearing an enormous No. 1 target on their backs was tough enough. Watching a senior teammate go down with an injury just 16 seconds into the game could have primed the Bulldogs’ struggling opponent for a major upset. Instead, the No. 1 Yale men’s hockey team used both to motivate it to a 3-0 win over Vermont in front of a third straight sellout crowd at Ingalls Rink.

December 7, 2010
Cahill, Rondeau Earn Conference Honors
Chris Cahill (North Andover, Mass.) and Ryan Rondeau (Carvel, AB) earned ECAC Hockey honors today after leading the top-ranked Yale men’s hockey team to a pair of wins over nationally ranked teams last weekend at Ingalls Rink.

December 6, 2010
Yale Takes Top Spot in Both National Polls
For the first time in the history of the program the Yale men’s hockey team is ranked No. 1 in the nation. The two major polls were just released and the 10-1 Bulldogs (6-0 ECAC Hockey) are in the top spot of both after a pair of wins over nationally ranked teams last weekend.

December 5, 2010
Bulldogs Win 5th Straight, Blank Union
The battle of the top ranked offense vs. the nation’s best defense went to the guys shooting the pucks. The No. 2 ranked Yale Bulldogs, who own the top scoring offense in college hockey, got goals from four different players and a perfect outing from goalie Ryan Rondeau in a 5-0 win over No. 13 Union.

December 3, 2010
Bulldogs Hosting Friday, Sunday ECAC Set
The No. 2 Yale men’s hockey team (8-1-0, 4-0 ECAC), after a weekend off, is back at the Whale for an ECAC set this Friday and Sunday featuring three nationally ranked squads. No. 15/16 Rensselaer (7-3-3, 2-2-0) comes to town Friday at 7 p.m. before the Bulldogs and No. 13Union (7-2-3, 2-1-1) drop the puck at 3 p.m. Sunday. The first game can be seen live on yalebulldogs.com (All Access), while the Sunday matinee is slated for ESPNU.

December 3, 2010
Miller Goal Lifts Yale To Win over RPI
The nation’s top scoring team showed it could overcome adversity despite being held to a season-low 24 shots on goal. No. 2 Yale, which had to weather a Rensselaer comeback, won its fourth straight game and moved into a second-place tie with a 4-2 decision before a full house at Ingalls Rink in ECAC Hockey action.

December 1, 2010
2011 NCAA Regional Tickets Go On Sale Dec. 13
Tickets for the 2011 NCAA East Regional Tournament at the Arena at Harbor Yard go on sale Dec. 13. All-Session (3-game package) tickets for the March 25-26 tournament that sends one team to the Frozen Four can be purchased online through Ticketmaster.com or in person or by phone through the Arena at Harbor Yard Box Office.

November 29, 2010
Yale Moves to No. 2 in National Polls
The two Division I men’s college hockey polls were released today and both had Yale (8-1, 4-0 ECAC) at No. 2, the best ranking ever for a Bulldog hockey team. The uscho.com poll had the Elis tied with Boston University (7-1-5) while the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine rankings slated Yale alone at the second spot.

November 23, 2010
Bulldogs Host SHU Tuesday Night
The Yale men’s hockey team (7-1-0, 4-0 ECAC), coming off four straight road games, is back at Ingalls Rink for an out-of-league contest against nearby Sacred Heart (1-7-3, 1-4-3 Atlantic Hockey). The game can be seen live on yalebulldogs.com (All Access).

November 23, 2010
Little Named Player of Week
Broc Little (Rindge, N.H.) earned ECAC Hockey Player of the Week honors after helping the No. 3 ranked Yale men’s hockey team to a conference weekend sweep on Nov. 19-20 in Northern New York.

November 23, 2010
Ziegler's 2 Goals Help Yale Win 3rd Straight
The power play was clicking for the nation’s top scoring team tonight in its third straight win. The No. 3 Yale men’s hockey team tallied three man-advantage goals on the way to a 5-1 win over Sacred Heart before 2,913 at Ingalls Rink.

November 20, 2010
Bulldogs Sweep NY Trip
Conference weekend sweeps are tough to come by, and they are even more difficult when playing on the road. The Yale men’s hockey team earned four points with an ECAC Hockey sweep in Northern New York by beating Colgate 6-4 at Starr Rink.

November 19, 2010
Blue Has First ECAC Road Trip
The Yale men’s hockey team (5-1-0, 2-0 ECAC) heads out on its first ECAC Hockey road trip this weekend with games at Cornell and Colgate this Friday and Saturday nights. The Bulldogs and Big Red square off at Lynah Rink at 7:30 in a game televised live by CBS College Sports TV (DirecTV 613). Yale and Colgate drop the puck at 7 at Starr Rink and there is live coverage on Times Warner Cable (for New York viewers) and on gocolgateraiders.com.

November 19, 2010
Yale Beats Big Red at Lynah
Cornell has dominated the overall men’s hockey series with Yale, but the Bulldogs have had the upper hand in recent years. No. 5 Yale erased a 2-1 deficit midway through the contest with three straight goals to take its sixth straight game in the series, a 4-2 win over the Big Red before a packed house at Lynah Rink in ECAC Hockey action.

November 14, 2010
Yale Falls to USAFA After 3-0 Lead
Four straight goals erased a 3-0 deficit as the Air Force men’s hockey team upset No. 3/4 Yale 4-3 in front of a packed Cadet Ice Arena.

November 13, 2010
Going West For Test
The Yale men’s hockey team (4-0, 2-0 ECAC) has enjoyed the friendly confines of Ingalls Rink this season, taking its first four games at its home venue. The No. 3/4 Elis hit the road for the first time with a trip to the Centennial State to face Colorado College and Air Force on Saturday and Sunday nights. Both Saturday’s 9 p.m. ET faceoff at Colorado Springs World Arena and Sunday’s 8 p.m. ET puck drop at Cadet Ice Arena can be seen live on americaone.com.

November 13, 2010
Bulldogs Bite Tigers On Road
Colorado College head coach Scott Owens said in his pre-game radio interview that the No. 3 Yale men’s hockey team would be “out of their comfort zone, playing out West and playing on an Olympic (100x200 feet) sheet.” However, it was the Tigers who looked uncomfortable in the World Arena as the Bulldogs outshot the home team 40-25 on the way to a 5-1 win.

November 6, 2010
Bulldogs Bite Bobcats 5-1
The fans who packed sold-out Ingalls Rink anticipated an offensive flurry from the home team at some point. They just didn’t figure to wait so long. The flurry came with abundance as the Yale men’s hockey team erased an early 1-0 deficit with five straight goals to beat Quinnipiac 5-1 in an ECAC Hockey contest.

November 5, 2010
Conference Schedule Begins at Ingalls
The first weekend of conference play in New Haven features an old rivalry and a new one. The Tigers of Princeton (0-2) come to town on Friday to renew an old series with the Bulldogs before the team from Hamden, the Quinnipiac Bobcats (4-2), invade downtown on Saturday night. Both games at David S. Ingalls Rink faceoff at 7.

November 5, 2010
Mills Becomes 13th Eli in NHL
The number of Yale graduates playing in the National Hockey League doubled last week when Brad Mills ’07 joined the New Jersey Devils. He is the 13th Bulldog to skate in the NHL since Bob Brooke broke in with the 1983-84 New York Rangers.

November 5, 2010
Cahill, Rondeau Lead Blue over Tigers
The conference season began with a bang for the two-time defending regular season champions. Chris Cahill scored twice and added an assist and Ryan Rondeau stopped 27 shots as the No. 5 Yale men’s hockey team improved to 3-0 with a 5-3 win over Princeton on the first night of ECAC Hockey action at Ingalls Rink.

November 2, 2010
Kearney Named Player of Week
Denny Kearney (Hanover, NH) had the hottest hand of any Division I skater last weekend with four goals and four primary assists. His eight-point weekend earned him ECAC Hockey Player of the Week Honors as the No. 5 Yale hockey team began the season 2-0.

October 30, 2010
Elis Off to 2-0 Start After Beating Dartmouth
A second straight slow start didn’t prevent the No. 5 ranked Yale men’s hockey team from starting its 2010-11 season 2-0 after a 7-3 win over Dartmouth in the finale of the Ivy Shootout at Ingalls Rink. The Bulldogs erased a pair of early deficits and scored six straight times to help senior Ryan Rondeau get the win in goal.

October 29, 2010
Season Opens Friday at Ingalls
The two-time defending ECAC Hockey regular-season champion Yale men’s team opens the 2010-11 campaign on Friday by hosting the team that knocked the Bulldogs out of last year’s conference tournament, the Brown Bears. Faceoff is set for 7 p.m., the second game of the two-day Ivy Shootout. Princeton and Dartmouth square off at 4:00 that day. The winners and losers play each other on Saturday, the Elis with the 7 p.m. games both nights.

October 29, 2010
Blue Blasts Brown
The hockey team that led the nation in scoring last winter opened the 2010-11 season with an offensive onslaught that ended with a 7-4 win over Brown in the nightcap of the Ivy Shootout at Ingalls Rink. Denny Kearney had a natural hat trick and four points, Brian O’Neill (3 points) hit the net twice and Broc Little added a goal and three points for the No. 5 Yale men’s team.

October 14, 2010
Little Candidate For Lowe’s Award
Yale senior forward Broc Little (Rindge, N.H.) has been named one of the 20 candidates for the Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award in hockey. The award honors student-athletes who excel both on and off the ice.

October 6, 2010
Bulldogs Open Practice on Oct. 15
Consecutive conference regular season titles, NCAA Tournament appearances and 20-win seasons are accomplishments any college hockey team would take without question. That’s what Yale experienced the last two winters and takes into 2010-11 under fifth-year mentor Keith Allain ’80, Yale’s Malcolm G. Chace Head Coach of Hockey.

September 27, 2010
Yale Picked 5th in USA Today Poll
The Yale men’s hockey team is No. 5 in the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine pre-season Division I national poll announced today.

September 21, 2010
Yale First in Both ECAC Polls
For the second straight year the Yale men have been picked to finish first in both the media and coaches’ ECAC Hockey Pre-Season Poll. The Bulldogs, announced as the favorites at the league’s media day festivities inside Boardwalk Hall, would love to make the pundits prophetic with a third straight conference regular-season championship.

September 20, 2010
Tickets on Sale for Yale Hockey
The puck drops on the Yale men’s hockey regular season in just six weeks and tickets are available to purchase now. The Bulldogs, who open with Brown in the Ivy Shootout, have 16 home games at Ingalls Rink.

September 2, 2010
Yale Athletics Announces Video Streaming Plans for Basketball, Football, Hockey and Volleyball
The Yale Athletics Department has partnered with Stretch Internet for the second straight season to provide live video streams of home events. The Bulldogs’ streaming schedule starts this Friday with the volleyball team taking on Stony Brook. This year will also mark the first time that all home football games, featuring the commentary of Ron Vaccaro ’04 and Carm Cozza from News/Talk 960 WELI-AM, will be streamed. In addition to football and volleyball, home games for men’s basketball, women’s basketball, men’s ice hockey and women’s ice hockey will also be available. Additional sports will be added soon.

July 23, 2010
Little Leading Scorer at Red Wings Camp Scrimmage
Broc Little showed the Detroit Red Wings why he led Division I college hockey with .79 goals per game in 2009-10 while skating at the National Hockey League annual development camp in Detroit’s City Arena on July 13.