LAKERS WEEKLY: Misiak capitalizing on move to D

   January 23, 2015 1:00 am

Ryan Misiak couldn’t believe Mercyhurst men’s head coach Rick Gotkin just asked him to move to defense. He was a forward. Misiak always had been a forward. Now he can’t imagine playing any other position. “Back then, I was a little tentative,” he said. “But at this point in the season, it’s gone really well….

OTTERS UPDATE: McDavid, Strome headline NHL midterm draft list

   January 20, 2015 11:31 am

Erie Otters C Connor McDavid stands atop the list of North American skaters in NHL Central Scouting’s midterm rankings for the 2015 draft – ahead of Boston University C Jack Eichel. That’s no surprise. He’ll be the No. 1 pick in June. C Dylan Strome earned the No. 5 spot on that list. That’s no…

LAKERS GAMENIGHT: Mercyhurst men vs. Canisius

   January 13, 2015 6:58 pm

Mercyhurst vs. Canisius Today, 7:05 p.m. at Mercyhurst Ice Center MERCYHURST (10-6-3, 8-3-2 AHA) FORWARDS Zay-Just-Cook Riley-Elliott-Bahntge Charbonneau-Bodo-Frischmon Todd-Dutra DEFENSE Mastrodicasa-Misiak Gettinger-Enns Drouin-Shiplo Piacentini GOALTENDING Wildung Bacon Scratches: Monteith (healthy), Shields (injured), Nagtzaam (lower body), DeWald (healthy), Hrehoriak (healthy), Gotkin (healthy), Sarjeant (lower body) CANISIUS (8-8-5, 7-4-4 AHA) FORWARDS Conacher-Schmelzer-Cuddemi Rigney-McCrank-Freeman Beck-Murray-Sheeran Wiseman-Sabatini-Kielich DEFENSE Stander-Jessey…

LAKERS UPATE: ‘Hurst women rise to 9th in USCHO poll

   January 5, 2015 3:33 pm

The Mercyhurst women’s hockey team hasn’t played since mid-December. But the Lakers still moved up a spot, to ninth, in the USCHO.com Division I poll released today. USCHO.com Division I poll (1st-place votes in parentheses) No. School — Record, Points 1. Boston College (15) — 17-0-1, 150 2. Minnesota — 17-1-2, 134 3. Wisconsin —…

LAKERS UPDATE: ‘Hurst trio enjoying international experience

   December 30, 2014 6:35 pm

Mercyhurst women’s hockey players Shelby Bram and Emily Janiga and assistant coach Delaney Collins are experiencing hockey on an international level during the Lakers’ extended Christmas break. Bram, a senior forward, is playing for Canada’s National Women’s Development Team at the 2015 Nations Cup in Fussen, Germany, which runs from Saturday through next Tuesday. The…

LAKERS REPORT: ‘Hurst women rise 1 spot in national poll

   December 9, 2014 5:33 pm

USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Poll Women’s Division I (1st-place votes in parentheses) No. School, Record — Total points 1. Boston College (19), 16-0-1 — 190 2. Minnesota, 16-1-2 — 171 3. Wisconsin, 17-2-1 — 152 4. Boston University, 11-3-2 — 119 5. Quinnipiac, 13-1-3 — 107 6. Mercyhurst, 16-2-2 — 74 7. Harvard, 6-2-2 —…

LAKERS REPORT: Riley earns AHA weekly honor

   December 9, 2014 1:38 pm

Mercyhurst forward Jack Riley capped a memorable weekend with an award.Mercyhurst forward Jack Riley capped a memorable weekend with an award. The redshirt freshman was named Atlantic Hockey Association’s rookie of the week for totaling two goals and four points in a 6-3 win against Army on Saturday. He set single-game career highs against a…

LAKERS REPORT: Tickets prices for “Snowdown Showdown”

   October 28, 2014 8:25 pm

Ticket info for the “Snowdown Showdown” between the Mercyhurst men’s hockey team and Ohio State on Jan. 2-3 at Erie Insurance Arena (sale dates TBA) Single-game tickets Adults – $10 Promotional pricing with code – $8* Students with ID, senior citizens, children 16-under & groups of 10 or more – $6 $25 – Family Pack…

LAKERS REPORT: ‘Hurst men earn votes in USCHO poll

   October 27, 2014 7:44 pm

USCHO.com Division I poll (first-place votes in parentheses) No. School Record Points 2. Minnesota (50) 4-0-0 1,000 2. Union 5-1-0 901 3. North Dakota 4-1-1 900 4. Colgate 5-1-0 870 5. Boston College 3-1-0 788 6. Boston University 3-0-0 637 7. St. Cloud State 2-2-0 628 8. UMass-Lowell 3-1-1 601 9. Providence 1-2-1 587 10….

LAKERS REPORT: ‘Hurst women move up 1 spot in USCHO poll

   October 27, 2014 7:25 pm

USCHO.com Division I poll (first-place votes in parentheses) No. School Record Points 1. Minnesota (15) 7-0-1 150 2. Boston College 5-0-1 131 3. Wisconsin 8-2-0 121 4. Harvard 0-0-0 106 5. Quinnipiac 5-0-1 74 6. Boston University 4-2-0 69 7. Mercyhurst 6-1-1 59 8. Cornell 0-2-0 56 9. Clarkson 5-3-0 32 T10. Minnesota-Duluth 4-4-2 9…