2012-13 Yale Men's Ice Hockey News

June 13, 2013
Class of 2017 Announced
The Yale men’s hockey program has restocked its shelves after graduating six seniors who helped the Bulldogs win the 2012-13 national championship. Eight new locker plates have been made for the Class of 2017, which includes five forwards, two goalies and a defenseman.

June 6, 2013
Yale-Harvard At MSG on Jan. 11
The two Ancient rivals skated against each other 237 times in games contested at eight different cities. The first meeting of 2014, which brings the Yale and Harvard men’s hockey teams back to the city of the first game in 1900, should have the most fans to ever see the historic rivalry. That’s because it’s being billed as “The Rivalry On Ice” and the non-league contest, which airs live on NBC Sports Network, will be played at Madison Square Garden on Jan. 11.

May 15, 2013
Miller Named 2013 Mallory Award Recipient
The captain of the first Yale hockey team to win a national championship, Andrew Miller, has been named the winner of the 2013 William Neely Mallory Award, the most prestigious athletic award given to a senior male at Yale.

May 5, 2013
Bulldogs Celebrate Championship at Team Banquet
The national championship celebration continued today with a salute to the Class of 2013. Almost 300 people celebrated the Frozen Four title and the six senior leaders at the 2012-13 Yale Men’s Hockey Team Banquet at the Yale Commons presented by the Yale Hockey Association.

May 2, 2013
Root Named Captain
Jesse Root led his team with three goals in the 2013 NCAA Tournament, now he is the elected leader of the 2013-14 Yale men’s hockey team. Root was named captain after a team vote on Wednesday afternoon at the Ray Tompkins House.

April 29, 2013
Yale Mourns Passing of Tim Taylor
“His passion for the game as a student and a teacher was intoxicating. You couldn’t be a hockey player and not take something positive from his study and enthusiasm for the game,” said former Yale, Olympic and NHL star Bob Brooke ’83 reflecting on his college coach, Tim Taylor, who passed away last weekend at the age of 71 after a long battle with cancer.

April 22, 2013
Miller Takes HCA Award
The last of the hockey season awards was announced today, and it was only appropriate that the leader of the national championship team should receive the national honor. Yale senior Andrew Miller, who led the Bulldogs to their first Frozen Four title, has been named the Hockey Commissioners’ Association National Division I Player of the Month for March/April.

April 19, 2013
Miller, Malcolm Earn ECAC Awards
Andrew Miller and Jeff Malcolm, who spearheaded Yale’s national championship run, picked up additional honors today as they were named ECAC Hockey player and goalie of the month. The two seniors, fresh off the Frozen Four Title at Pittsburgh, put together some impressive statistics during March and early April to grab the final conference awards of the 2012-13 season.

April 19, 2013
Yale Captain Signs With Oilers
Andrew Miller, the captain who led the Yale hockey team to its first national title just a week ago in Pittsburgh, has signed a one-year entry level contract with the Edmonton Oilers, according to their general manager Craig MacTavish.

April 17, 2013
Laganiere Signs With Ducks
Antoine Laganiere, the senior Yale hockey forward who helped the Bulldogs win a 2013 national championship last weekend, has agreed to terms as a free-agent with the Anaheim Ducks. It’s a two-year, entry-level contract.

April 15, 2013
Yale Celebrates National Title
The ice at Ingalls Rink is normally long-since melted and the building is typically empty. But today, more than 1,000 fans were at the Whale to celebrate the Yale men’s hockey team’s 2013 national championship.

April 13, 2013
YALE WINS NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP
When Yale head coach Keith Allain '80 addressed the media at the 2009 NCAA East Regional, he spoke of his team's goal of winning a national championship. At that point, the Bulldogs had only been to the NCAA Tournament twice since 1952, so it's safe to say that not many in attendance that day took Allain's comment seriously.

April 12, 2013
Yale vs. Quinnipiac NCAA Frozen Four Viewing Party In Lee Amphitheater Saturday
Yale Athletics is hosting a special viewing party for all fans interested in watching the Yale men’s hockey team play Quinnipiac in the NCAA Frozen Four Championship game on Saturday. Doors will open at 6 p.m. and the game begins at 7 p.m.

April 12, 2013
Student Tickets For NCAA Championship Game Available At Ticket Office At Ray Tompkins House
Yale Athletics has been able to arrange for an additional block of student tickets to Saturday’s NCAA men’s hockey championship game. Single student tickets can be purchased today at a special rate of $50 on a first-come, first-served basis at the Yale Athletics Ticket Office at Ray Tompkins House. You must present your Yale ID to purchase your ticket. The President’s Office and the Yale College Dean’s Office will provide round-trip bus transportation free of charge to students who purchase tickets. Buses will depart New Haven early on Saturday and return after the game; details will be provided to ticket holders.

April 12, 2013
Miller Named CCM All-America
The American Hockey Coaches Association announced the 2012-13 CCM Hockey All-Americans today at the Frozen Four and Yale senior forward Andrew Miller was a second-team East selection. Miller and his teammates play for a national title against Quinnipiac tomorrow night at the Consol Energy Center.

April 11, 2013
Bulldogs, UML in Frozen 4 Semi Thursday
The Yale men's hockey team, coming off wins over a pair of national powers at the West Regional, takes on an Eastern powerhouse in its first national semifinal contest in 61 years. The Bulldogs (20-12-3) and UMass Lowell (28-10-2) meet at 4:30 p.m. on April 11 in the first game of the 2013 Frozen Four at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh. The contest airs live on ESPN2 and on AM-1340 (WYBC).

April 11, 2013
Miller OT Goal Sends Yale To Title Game
The Bulldogs will play a hockey game Saturday night here in Steel Town to determine the 2012-13 men’s national championship. Yale earned that opportunity after captain Andrew Miller scored at 6:59 of overtime for a 3-2 win over No. 2 UMass Lowell in the first semifinal of the 2013 Frozen Four at the Consol Energy Center.

April 10, 2013
Busy Wednesday in Pittsburgh
The Bulldogs were busy on Wednesday preparing to face the nation's hottest team, UMass Lowell, in tomorrow's Frozen Four Semifinal. However, Yale did have to take care of some media obligations before and after its 60-minute skate on the new ice at Consol Energy Center.

April 9, 2013
Yale vs. UMass-Lowell NCAA Frozen Four Viewing Party in Lee Amphitheater Thursday
Yale Athletics is hosting a special viewing party for all fans interested in watching the Yale men's ice hockey team play UMass-Lowell in the NCAA Frozen Four Thursday. Game time is 4:30 p.m.

April 9, 2013
Bulldogs Arrive in Steel Town
The Yale hockey team's first trip to Pittsburgh since 1925 went smoothly on a hot Tuesday afternoon following its final skate of the season at Ingalls Rink.

April 8, 2013
Allain a Finalist for Penrose Award
Keith Allain '80, Yale's Malcolm G. Chace Head Coach of Hockey, has been named one of the seven finalists for the Spencer Penrose Award, given by the American Hockey Coaches Association to the top coach in Division I men's hockey.

April 5, 2013
Frozen 4 Discount Announced For Students
The Yale Athletics Department has a discounted ticket price for Yale students interested in attending the Frozen Four, where the Yale hockey team takes on UMass Lowell in next Thursday’s first semifinal.

March 30, 2013
Offensive Explosion Gets Blue to Frozen 4
If yesterday’s win over top-ranked Minnesota was a giant step toward a national championship, today’s come-from-behind, 4-1 NCAA West Regional Final win over North Dakota that sent the Bulldogs to their first Frozen Four is the current cornerstone for the men’s hockey program.

March 29, 2013
Bulldogs, Gophers in Friday's West Regional
The Yale men’s hockey team makes its sixth NCAA Hockey Tournament appearance as the No. 4 seed at the West Regional in Grand Rapids, Mich. The No. 15 Bulldogs (18-12-3) face top seed University of Minnesota (26-8-5), No. 1/2 in the polls, at 2 p.m. EDT on Friday at Van Andel Arena. The contest airs live on ESPNU. This is the second straight game - the third overall this season - that Yale has faced a No. 1 ranked team.

March 29, 2013
Root OT Goal Puts Yale in West Finale
The Yale men’s hockey team took one more giant step towards its goal of winning a national championship today when Jesse Root scored nine seconds into overtime in the opening semifinal of the NCAA West Regional. The No. 15 Bulldogs defeated top-ranked Minnesota, 3-2, to move within a game of the 2013 Frozen Four.

March 29, 2013
Yale vs. North Dakota NCAA Tournament Viewing Party in Lee Amphitheater Saturday
Yale Athletics is hosting a special viewing party for all fans interested in watching the Yale men's ice hockey team play North Dakota in the second round of the NCAA Tournament Saturday.

March 28, 2013
Yale vs. Minnesota Men’s Hockey Viewing Party in Lee Amphitheater Friday
Yale Athletics is hosting a special viewing party for all fans interested in watching the Yale men's ice hockey team play Minnesota in the first round of the NCAA Tournament Friday at 2:00 p.m.

March 28, 2013
Bulldogs Prepare for Gophers
Having to go West for the national tournament might be a good thing for the Yale men’s hockey team. The Bulldogs, who face No. 1/2 ranked Minnesota on Friday afternoon at 2 in the West Regional semifinal, are enjoying the new surroundings of this Midwestern city and the Van Andel Arena.

March 24, 2013
Bulldogs Heading to West Regional
The Yale men’s hockey team will compete in its fourth NCAA Hockey Tournament in the last five years this week at the West Regional. The Bulldogs found out tonight they had made the 2013 tournament by watching the selection show broadcast on ESPNU. The Elis (18-12-3) are the No. 4 seed in the West Regional and face top seed University of Minnesota (26-8-5) at 2 p.m. EDT on Friday at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, Mich. The regional semifinal airs live on ESPNU.

March 23, 2013
Yale Falls 3-0 To Top Ranked Bobcats
The Bulldogs ran into a pair of Hobey Baker candidate goalies this weekend and did not catch any breaks in a pair of losses. Today, the current candidate for the top prize in college hockey, Eric Hartzell, stopped all 30 shots and three different teammates scored as No. 1/2 Quinnipiac defeated No. 10/11 Yale 3-0 in the third-place contest of the 2013 ECAC Championship at Boardwalk Hall.

March 22, 2013
Yale Takes on Union in ECAC Semi
The last Yale-Union meeting in the post season seven years ago was a historic event, five overtimes in the longest NCAA men’s game ever. The No. 11 Bulldogs (18-10-3), winners of five straight, and No. 18 Dutchmen (19-12-5), the defending conference tournament champions, meet on Friday at 7:30 p.m. in the second semifinal of the ECAC Hockey Championship Weekend at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, N.J. Both semifin als and the championship game air live on Fox College Sports (Atlantic). All four games can be seen on americaonesports.com. All Yale games can be heard on WYBC (AM-1340) and wybcx.com.

March 22, 2013
Yale Drops Semi Against Union
“I know we are a better hockey team than what you saw tonight,” said Keith Allain ’80, Yale’s Malcolm G. Chace Head Coach of Hockey, after his No. 10/11 Bulldogs fell 5-0 to No. 18 Union in the second ECAC Hockey Semifinal at Boardwalk Hall.

March 20, 2013
Miller Named First-Team All-ECAC
Only five Yale players have ever been two-time, first-team All-ECAC selections since the award’s inception in 1962. The current Bulldog captain, senior Andrew Miller, just joined the special club, while junior Kenny Agostino earned second-team honors and Ryan Obuchowski made the conference all-rookie squad as the 2012-13 All-ECAC Hockey Team was announced during the championship weekend reception at Trump Plaza Hotel.

March 16, 2013
Bulldogs Headed to Atlantic City
The Bulldogs will make their third trip to the conference tournament championship weekend in five seasons thanks to an all-around dominating performance in the best-of-three ECAC Hockey Quarterfinals at Ingalls Rink. No. 13 Yale got goals from three different players and limited the opposition to 17 shots in a 3-0 win over St. Lawrence to advance to the semifinals next Friday night at Atlantic City, N.J.

March 15, 2013
SLU-Yale in ECAC Series This Weekend
The Yale men’s hockey team hosts St. Lawrence in a 2013 ECAC Tournament Quarterfinal Series on March 15-17 at Ingalls Rink. The best-of-three set against the Saints includes all 7 p.m. starts and airs live on America One Sports. The winner advances to the ECAC Championship Weekend at Atlantic City. The Bulldogs (16-10-3) earned the No. 3 seed and the first-round bye by winning its last three games, while the Saints (18-14-4) advanced to the quarterfinals by winning the first two games of the first-round series against Colgate.

March 15, 2013
Bulldogs Take Game 1
There was no rust on the Bulldog hockey machine after a bye in the first round of the ECAC playoffs. Andrew Miller had two goals and two assists, while his linemates Jesse Root and Kenny Agostino added a goal and two assists in No. 13 Yale’s 6-1 win over St. Lawrence in the first game of the best-of-three, quarterfinal series at Ingalls Rink.

March 7, 2013
Miller Named Ivy Player of Year
He’s been dishing out pucks for four seasons and has accumulated the second most assists in school history. Today, Yale men’s hockey captain Andrew Miller (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) was served the 2012-13 Ivy League Player of the Year Award. He was one of five Bulldogs to earn All-Ivy League honors after the head coaches voted earlier this week.

March 4, 2013
Bulldogs To Host ECAC Series March 15-17
The Yale men’s hockey team will host a 2013 ECAC Tournament Quarterfinal Series on March 15-17 at Ingalls Rink. The best-of-three set, against an opponent to be determined after this weekend’s first round, will likely have 7 p.m. starts and airs live on America One Sports. This series marks the last games at the Whale this season; the winner advances to the ECAC Championship Weekend at Atlantic City. Tickets for Yale’s quarterfinal games are available by calling (203) 432.1400 or by clicking here. Yale finished third in the ECAC Standings and is the No. 3 seed, behind Quinnipiac and Rensselaer.

March 2, 2013
Blue Beats Cornell 2-1
The Yale men’s hockey team, winners of three straight games, has earned a bye in the first round of the ECAC Tournament after registering a 2-1 win over Cornell before a packed house at Ingalls Rink on the final day of the regular season.

March 1, 2013
Bye On The Line During Senior Weekend
Eight teams are competing for three remaining ECAC Hockey Tournament byes with one weekend left in the regular season. The Bulldogs, tied for fourth and already having clinched a home playoff series, are among the pack looking to get a pass through the first round. Yale hosts two other teams jostling for home ice when Colgate and Cornell come to town for Senior Weekend at the Whale and a pair of 7 p.m. face-offs on Friday and Saturday.

March 1, 2013
Balch OT Goal Lifts Blue Over Colgate
Josh Balch, the top penalty-killer and defensive forward on his team, has two goals this season and both were overtime game-winners. His tally with 2.5 seconds left in the extra frame gave the No. 14/15 Yale men’s hockey team a 4-3 victory over Colgate in a crucial ECAC contest before a sellout crowd at Ingalls Rink.

February 22, 2013
Yale Gets Shot at No. 1
The immediate goal of the Yale men’s hockey team, entering the weekend fifth in the standings with four games left, is to finish among the ECAC’s top four to earn a first-round tournament bye. The first step for the Bulldogs is to complete their regular-season road schedule by facing No. 1 ranked Quinnipiac on Friday at 7:30 (NBC Sports Network, sold out) before skating at Princeton on Saturday at 7. Both games can also be heard on AM-1340 (wybcx.com).

February 22, 2013
No. 1 Bobcats Take 4-1 Home Game
The shot totals were close and neither team found the net on a combined 11 power-play chances, but the Bulldogs could not come up with a much-needed win on the road tonight. Eric Hartzell stopped 30 of 31 shots as No. 1 Quinnipiac beat No. 13 Yale 4-1 before a sellout crowd at High Point Solutions Arena.

February 16, 2013
Bulldogs Fall in Men's Hockey, 4-1
TROY, NY – The Yale men’s hockey team closed out a disappointing trip to upper New York as they dropped a 4-1 decision to Rensselaer in ECAC action on Saturday night.

February 15, 2013
Yale Has Big ECAC Weekend in New York
The Yale men’s hockey team has a huge test in its Capitol District road trip this weekend. The Bulldogs, coming off their first back-to-back losses of the season, look to retain second place in a very tight ECAC standings while gaining some steam heading into the final few weekends of the regular season. The Blue takes on Union on Friday (Time Warner Cable TV) before skating at Rensselaer Saturday night. Both face-offs are at 7. Both games can be seen live on the home school’s website.

February 15, 2013
Bulldogs Fall 4-2 at Union
Four different players scored goals and Troy Grosenick stopped 37 of 39 shots as Union beat No. 9/10 Yale 4-2 at the Achilles Center.

February 12, 2013
Maricic Makes 31 Saves in 1-0 Loss
The weekend snowstorm that blanketed New Haven County and forced this game to be postponed twice looked as if it may have inspired a pair of senior goalies who covered almost everything in a 1-0 Brown win over No. 9/10 Yale.

February 9, 2013
Yale Takes on ECAC Travel Partner Tuesday
Every week is a challenge in ECAC Hockey, and the Yale men’s hockey team has another big one Tuesday at Providence. The Bulldogs, who have picked up a point in every weekend of conference play, take on a hot Brown Bears team that is unbeaten in its last three. Puck drop at Meehan Auditorium is 7:00 for a contest that can be seen live on Brown’s website.

February 6, 2013
2 Bulldogs Semifinalists For Walter Brown Award
Two members of the Yale men’s hockey team have been selected as semifinalists for America’s oldest college hockey award. Senior Andrew Miller (Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) and junior Kenny Agostino (Flanders, NJ) are in the running for the Walter Brown Award, given to the best American born player in New England. The annual award is handed out by the Gridiron Club of Greater Boston.

February 5, 2013
Former Bulldog Called Up to NHL
Mark Arcobello ’10, the Milford, Conn., native who went on to become an All-American down the road at Yale University, was recalled today by the Edmonton Oilers.

February 2, 2013
Bobcats Take First Meeting of Area Teams
It was a night of special teams significance in the most significant game of the night in college hockey. Six of the eight goals came on special teams as No. 2 ranked Quinnipiac beat No. 7/8 Yale 6-2 before a sellout crowd in a highly anticipated matchup of New Haven County teams.

February 2, 2013
Cats vs. Dogs On CPTV, Yale All Access Tonight
The Bulldogs, 6-1-1 over their last eight, host the team with the longest unbeaten streak in college hockey tonight at sold out Ingalls Rink. The No. 2 ranked Quinnipiac Bobcats (18-3-4), unbeaten in their last 18 and ranked No. 1 in the Pairwise, bring their unbeaten conference record to New Haven for a game with the team trying to catch them. No. 7/8 Yale (13-5-3, 9-4-1) trails first-place Quinnipiac by five points heading into one of the most anticipated clashes in the history of the sport in the state. The puck drops at 7:06 and can be seen live on CPTV Sports and Yale All Access. Live audio is available on AM-1340 WYBC and on wybcx.com.

February 1, 2013
Bulldogs Host Hot Cats At Whale
The Bulldogs host a pair of hot cats in a big upcoming weekend of ECAC Hockey at Ingalls Rink. The Yale men’s team takes on Princeton (7-8-4, 5-4-3), winners of four of its last five outings, on Friday night at 7. Quinnipiac (18-3-3, 11-0-1), owners of the nation’s longest unbeaten streak and ranked No. 1 in the Pairwise, comes to the Whale on Saturday for a 7 p.m. game that airs live on CPTV Sports.

February 1, 2013
Maricic, Agostino Lead Blue To Win
Nick Maricic has been waiting for his opportunity since classmate Jeff Malcolm took over the starting goaltending job 11 games ago. Maricic, coming in for the injured starter early in the game, jumped all over his chance by stopping 20 of 21 shots in Yale’s 4-2, extremely physical ECAC Hockey win over Princeton before a sold out Ingalls Rink. That win improved the No. 7/8 Bulldogs’ record to 6-1-1 over the last eight and moved them within five points of first place.

January 26, 2013
Unbeaten Streak Ends at Colgate
The Bulldogs’ string of unbeaten games came to an end at six against a strong opponent with one more victory than the guys from New Haven. Colgate got two goals from Tylor Spink and 35 saves from Spencer Finney in a 4-1 men’s hockey win over No. 7/8 Yale before 1,962 at Starr Rink.

January 25, 2013
Bulldogs Looking to Add to Success
The Yale men’s hockey team (11-4-3, 7-3-1 ECAC, 2nd) heads to Northern New York for the second time in three weeks to play an important pair of ECAC Hockey contests. The No. 7/8 Bulldogs, unbeaten in their last five, take on No. 18 Cornell (8-7-2, 4-4-2) Friday night at 7:30 at Lynah Rink in a game that airs live on NBC Sports Network before skating at Colgate’s Starr Rink Saturday at 7.

January 25, 2013
Wilson Gets OT Winner
One of the great, old ECAC Hockey rivalries turned into one of the best college hockey games of the year in front of a packed house at Lynah Rink. Freshman forward Stu Wilson’s shot from the slot found the net with 2:32 left in overtime to give the No. 7/8 Yale men’s hockey team a 3-2 win over No. 18 Cornell.

January 22, 2013
Malcolm, Laganiere Earn ECAC Awards
The Yale men swept all three ECAC Hockey Awards last week, and now they have taken five of the last six selected. Jeff Malcolm (Lethbridge, Alb.) was named goalie of the week on Tuesday, while teammate Antoine Laganiere (Ile Cadieux, Que.) earned player of the week honors after the Bulldogs beat Harvard and Dartmouth at Ingalls Rink last weekend.

January 19, 2013
Yale Has Another 4-Point Weekend
There was a heavyweight battle at Ingalls Rink tonight and the fans got a title-like fight out of two great teams. The No. 12 Yale men’s hockey team scored on both of its power-play chances against No. 11 Dartmouth on the way to a 4-2 win before another packed house at the Whale.

January 18, 2013
Harvard, Dartmouth Coming to Whale
After four straight road contests and not playing at home since Dec. 28, the No. 12 Yale men’s hockey team (9-4-3, 5-3-1) is back at the Whale for a big conference set with Ancient Eight ties. Harvard (5-8-1, 3-6-0) comes to New Haven on Friday for a 7:30 p.m. game that airs live on NBC Sports Network. The Bulldogs host No. 11 Dartmouth (9-5-2, 5-3-1) on Saturday (Yale All Access) at 7. Both contests can be heard live on wybcx.com.

January 18, 2013
Bulldogs Blank Crimson
An unbeaten streak increased to four as a hot Bulldog squad won a rivalry game before a packed house at Ingalls Rink. Trent Ruffolo had two goals and an assist, Antoine Laganiere had a goal and three points, while Jesse Root chipped in a pair of helpers as the No. 12 Yale men’s hockey team skated past Harvard 4-0 in ECAC play.

January 15, 2013
Bulldogs Sweep ECAC Awards
The Yale men’s hockey team notched a sweep of the North Country teams last weekend on the road, while the Bulldogs also swept the week’s conference awards. Junior forward Kenny Agostino was named ECAC Hockey Player of the Week, senior Jeff Malcolm earned goalie of the week distinction and forward Stu Wilson was conference rookie of the week.

January 12, 2013
Yale Gets North Country Sweep
The winter heat wave that hit the North Country was appropriate for the hot hockey team that came away from its longest – and often most difficult - road trip with four points. Jeff Malcolm stopped 32 of 33 shots and three different teammates scored as the No. 14 Yale men’s hockey team registered a 3-1 ECAC win over Clarkson before 2,297 at Cheel Arena.

January 11, 2013
North Country Challenge Up Next
The Yale men’s hockey team (7-4-3, 3-3-1 ECAC) begins the stretch run of conference play with a road trip to the North Country to face two strong teams. The Bulldogs, ranked 12th by the computers (No. 14 by voters), are coming off a 3-3 tie at Boston College. They take on St. Lawrence this Friday at Appleton Arena in Canton before heading down the road to Potsdam to faceoff against Clarkson at the Cheel Center. The puck drops at 7 both nights on games that can be seen on the school’s website broadcasts.

January 11, 2013
Blue Gets Big Win at SLU
Captain Andrew Miller, looking down to an empty net, flicked a slow sliding shot from his own blueline that barely went inside the left post with 43 seconds left to clinch a big road win at Appleton Arena. Five different Bulldogs found the net and goalie Jeff Malcolm made 36 saves as the No. 14 Yale men’s hockey team earned an important, 5-3 ECAC Hockey victory at St. Lawrence.

January 4, 2013
Bulldogs at BC Friday Night
The No. 17 Yale men’s hockey team (7-4-2, 3-3-1 ECAC) has a great opportunity that comes with its toughest challenge of the 2012-13 season to date. The Bulldogs travel to No. 2 Boston College (12-3-1, 9-2-1 Hockey East) on Friday night with a chance to battle the defending national champions before heading into the thick of their conference schedule. The puck drops at 7 and can be seen live on bceagles.com.

January 4, 2013
Blue Outshoots BC in 3-3 Tie
The Bulldogs came up with an impressive performance at both ends on a big stage tonight during a 3-3 OT draw skating against the defending national champions. Three different Yale men’s hockey players scored goals as the No. 17 Elis erased a deficit against No. 2 Boston College to improve their record to 4-0-2 against nationally ranked teams this season.

January 2, 2013
Muse Working at IHF Worlds
While the Russian Red Stars were skating at Ingalls last week, a member of the Yale men’s hockey staff was coaching in Russia. Bulldogs’ assistant coach Dan Muse is serving as the video coordinator for the U.S. National Team at the 2013 International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championships. His squad is coming off a 7-0 quarterfinal win over the Czech Republic on Jan. 1.

December 30, 2012
Special Teams The Difference in Holy Cross Win
Three power-play goals and a shorthanded tally helped Holy Cross produce a 5-4 win over the No. 14/15 Yale men’s hockey team before 1,406 at the New England Sports Center.

December 28, 2012
Holiday Hockey at the Whale on Dec. 28
The Yale men’s hockey team (7-3-2, 3-3-1 ECAC), coming off a 19-day break for exams and holiday, hosts the Red Stars, a Russian touring team, in a Dec. 28 exhibition before going on the road to face Holy Cross on Dec. 30. The exhibition game at Ingalls Rink airs live on yalebulldogs.com with a delayed airing on CPTV Sports. There is no broadcast of the Yale-Holy Cross game.

December 28, 2012
Bulldogs Explode for 10 In Exhibition Win
The Yale men’s hockey team dusted off a 19-day layoff with an offensive explosion in a 10-2 exhibition game victory over the Russian Red Stars before a sellout crowd at Ingalls Rink.

December 18, 2012
3 Bulldogs Coaching in KIJHL
Three Yalies are coaching hockey in the same division in the best junior B league in Canada, and they are working close to each other.

December 11, 2012
Hockey East vs. ECAC Tuesday at Ingalls
The Yale men’s hockey team (6-3-2, 3-3-1 ECAC) will play its third game in five days by hosting the University of Massachusetts in a mid-week, non-league contest at Ingalls Rink Tuesday night. The game airs live on yalebulldogs.com and can be heard on wybcx.com.

December 11, 2012
Bulldogs Bite UMass 4-2
The best way to head into a long break from competition is on a winning note. The No. 15 ranked Yale men’s hockey team, facing a 19-day gap between contests, used goals from four different players and 27 saves from Jeff Malcolm to beat UMass 4-2 before 2,865 at Ingalls Rink.

December 8, 2012
Bulldogs Fight Back To Earn 2-2 OT Tie
Gus Young’s goal with 4:38 left in regulation capped a two-goal comeback as the No. 15 Yale men’s hockey team earned a 2-2 overtime tie with No. 12 Union in ECAC play before 3,500 at Ingalls Rink.

December 7, 2012
Capitol District Duo Come To Town
The No. 15Yale men's hockey team (6-2-1, 3-2-0), on a four-game win streak that has moved it to No. 4 in the Pairwise Rankings, hosts the Capitol District Duo in a pair of 7 p.m. ECAC games at Ingalls Rink this Friday and Saturday. Rensselaer (3-6-3, 0-5-1) and defending conference champion No. 12 Union (8-3-2, 3-2-1) come to New Haven seeking important conference points in games that can be seen live on Yale's All Access broadcast or heard on wybcx.com.

December 7, 2012
RPI Takes 6-1 Game
The Bulldogs ran into a hot goalie and a team determined to get its first conference win. Six different players scored and Jason Kasdorf stopped 36 of 37 shots as the Rensselaer men’s hockey team skated past No. 15 Yale 6-1 before 3,137 at Ingalls Rink in ECAC play.

December 1, 2012
Ranked Bulldogs Back For Bears on Saturday
The Yale men’s hockey team (5-2-1, 2-2-0), coming off a pair of wins in the Rocky Mountains last weekend that put it on both national polls and No. 5 in the pairwise, is back to ECAC action with a home game against Brown (3-4-2) this Saturday at 7 p.m.

December 1, 2012
Bulldogs Come From Behind To Win 4-3
It’s been three full weeks since they played a home game, and the Bulldogs looked happy to be in their house tonight. Antoine Lagainere’s two goals and one assist, and Andrew Miller’s goal and two-assist night propelled the No. 13/15 Yale men’s hockey team to a four-power-play goal night in a come-from-behind, 4-3 ECAC Hockey win over Brown before a sellout crowd at Ingalls Rink.

November 27, 2012
Wilson Named Rookie of Week
Stu Wilson (Pittsford, NY), a freshman on the Yale men’s hockey team, has been named ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Week after a two-point weekend during the Bulldogs’ sweep of Colorado last weekend.

November 24, 2012
Balch Gives Yale OT Win at CC
Josh Balch’s first goal of the young 2012-13 season could not have come at a better time. The senior forward found the net from an off angle at 3:21 of overtime to give the Yale men’s hockey team a 6-5 win over No. 14 Colorado College before 6,654 at World Arena.

November 23, 2012
Bulldogs Headed For Rocky Mountain Challenge
The Yale men’s hockey team (3-2-1, 2-2-0 ECAC) gets its first taste of non-league competition on Nov. 23-24 with a trip to Colorado. The Bulldogs skate at No. 2 Denver (7-1) on the 23rd before heading over to No. 14 Colorado College (7-3) the following night. The Blue is coming off a 4-2 win over No. 13 St. Lawrence, while the Pioneers and Tigers square off this weekend in a home-and-home series.

November 23, 2012
Agostino Wins OT Game At Denver
The Yale men’s hockey team has been getting better with almost every game this season. The Bulldogs’ best game of the young season came with an impressive upset of No. 2 ranked Denver on the road tonight. Kenny Agostino’s goal at 3:28 of overtime gave the Elis a 2-1 win before 4,766 at Magness Arena in a classic and crazy, East vs. West contest.

November 10, 2012
Watch Four Events Live Saturday on Yale All-Access
Yale All-Access has live and on demand video coverage of four Yale athletics events Saturday: football vs. Princeton at noon, men’s soccer vs. Princeton at 3:00 p.m., volleyball vs. Dartmouth at 5:00 p.m. and men’s ice hockey vs. St. Lawrence at 7:00 p.m.

November 10, 2012
Miller Leads Blue to Win Over No. 13 SLU
Momentum is everything in the game of hockey, and once the Yale men’s hockey team got a hold of it in Saturday night’s game, they never let go. The Bulldogs played one of their best team games of the young season as seven different players got on the score sheet in a 4-2 victory against the No. 13 St. Lawrence Saints at Ingalls Rink.

November 9, 2012
Clarkson, SLU Come To Whale
The Bulldogs (2-1-1, 1-1-0 ECAC), coming off a road ECAC split last week, open the 2012-13 home schedule by hosting Clarkson and St. Lawrence in a pair of 7 p.m. games Friday and Saturday at Ingalls Rink. Both games can be seen live on Yale All Access and heard on student online radio station wybcx.com.

November 9, 2012
Clarkson Scores Late To Take Win
The game of hockey has always come down to taking advantage of your chances. The Yale men’s hockey team had 22 chances to find the back of the net and couldn’t as it fell to the Clarkson Golden Knights, 1-0, in ECAC action at Ingalls Rink.

November 3, 2012
Bulldogs Buzz in Boston
Outshooting opponents doesn’t always produce enough goals to come out on top, but tonight it did at Bright Hockey Center. The Yale men’s hockey team got two goals each from Jesse Root (Pittsburgh, Pa.) and Kenny Agostino (Flanders, NJ) and outshot No. 13 Harvard 49-29 on the way to 5-1 win before 2,736 in ECAC play.

November 2, 2012
ECAC Season Begins Friday
The Yale men’s hockey team, coming off a win and a tie at the Ivy Showcase, opens ECAC play this weekend on the road against Dartmouth and Harvard in pair of 7 p.m. games that can be seen on both school’s websites.

November 2, 2012
4 Goals Not Enough for Bulldogs
Three different players scored two goals as Dartmouth came out on top of a 7-4 men’s hockey contest against Yale in the ECAC opener for both schools at Thompson Arena.

November 1, 2012
2014 NCAA Men's East Regional Awarded to Bridgeport
The NCAA announced today that Fairfield and Yale will host the 2014 NCAA Men’s Hockey East Regional at Bridgeport’s Webster Bank Arena, the fourth such event awarded to the two Connecticut Division I Universities. The Stags and Bulldogs co-hosted the 2009, 2011 and 2012 regional tournaments.

October 27, 2012
Bulldogs Get First Win at Showcase
Antoine Lagainere (Ile Cadieux, Que.) finished a three-goal opening weekend by notching the game-winner in a 3-2 decision against Princeton in game three of the 2012 Ivy Showcase at Brown’s Meehan Auditorium.

October 26, 2012
Bulldogs Open at Ivy Showcase
The Yale men's hockey drops the puck on a new season by skating against Dartmouth on Friday afternoon at 4 in the first game of the Ivy Showcase at Providence. Live audio and video of the games this weekend are available on brownbears.com or dartmouthsports.com. The showcase is hosted by Brown, which skates against Princeton in game two on Friday. The winners meet Saturday with the Bears hosting the evening contest.

October 26, 2012
Laganiere, Maricic Stand Out in Tie
The 2012-13 Yale men’s hockey season began in exciting fashion at the Ivy Showcase at Meehan Auditorium. Antoine Lagainere (Ile Cadieux, Que.) scored both goals as the Bulldogs and Dartmouth skated to a 2-2 overtime tie.

October 17, 2012
Blue-White This Saturday at The Whale
Your first chance to see the 2012-13 Yale men’s hockey team is Saturday at 5 p.m. at Ingalls Rink. The Bulldogs, whose official practices began last Friday, have a Blue-White event on Oct. 20 that does not require a ticket.

September 25, 2012
Yale Picked 5th By Coaches
The Yale men’s hockey team has been picked by the coaches to finish fifth in the 2012-13 ECAC Standings. The Bulldogs, who were 16-16-3 overall last winter, finished tied for sixth with Clarkson before taking a first-round playoff series from Princeton at Ingalls Rink.

September 17, 2012
Hockey, Hoops Tickets on Sale Now
Single-game tickets for hockey and basketball go on sale today. Here’s what you need to know to grab your seats now.

August 21, 2012
Big Turnout For Murdoch Tournament
One hundred and five golfers took part in the 2012 Murray Murdoch Golf Outing to benefit the Yale Hockey Teams on Aug. 20 at the famous Course at Yale. Among the attendees were 10 current or former professional hockey players, ex-National Hockey League standouts Randy Wood ’86 and Bob Logan ’86 and 70 former Bulldog skaters.

June 29, 2012
Yale Tops ECAC in Academic Honors
The Yale men’s hockey team won 89 games over the last four seasons. The Bulldogs have also had great success in the classroom with a league-high 24 student-athletes earning ECAC All-Academic honors for 2011-12.

June 6, 2012
Maricic Top Goalie For Inline Team USA
A Yale student spending a few weeks in Europe during the summer is nothing unusual, unless they are competing for a world championship in a relatively unknown sport. It gets more interesting when the Eli overseas, Nick Maricic ’13 (Alta Loma, Calif.), is better known for being a student-athlete playing for a high-profile winter team on campus.