LAKERS EXTRA: ‘Hurst, Canisius renew rivalry in AHA final four

   March 16, 2014 6:53 pm

The Mercyhurst men’s hockey team will have a rematch with Canisius in the Atlantic Hockey Association’s final four – this time in Friday’s 4:05 p.m. semifinal at Blue Cross Arena in Rochester, N.Y. The Golden Griffins ended the Lakers’ 2012-13 season by handing them a 7-2 loss in the title game. No. 5 Robert Morris…

LAKERS EXTRA: ‘Hurst men await AHA semifinal opponent

   March 16, 2014 8:46 am

The Mercyhurst men’s hockey team finds out their semifinal opponent in next weekend’s Atlantic Hockey Association final four late tonight. Two series face a Game 3 tonight – No. 7 Canisius-No. 2 Bentley and No. 3 Air Force-No. 6 Niagara. The top-seeded Lakers (21-12-7), which swept No. 8 Holy Cross this weekend, will face the…

LAKERS EXTRA: 'Hurst men await AHA semifinal opponent

   March 16, 2014 8:46 am

The Mercyhurst men’s hockey team finds out their semifinal opponent in next weekend’s Atlantic Hockey Association final four late tonight. Two series face a Game 3 tonight – No. 7 Canisius-No. 2 Bentley and No. 3 Air Force-No. 6 Niagara. The top-seeded Lakers (21-12-7), which swept No. 8 Holy Cross this weekend, will face the…

LAKERS WRAP-UP: Cook’s OT goal caps ‘Hurst’s Game 1 comeback

   March 14, 2014 8:11 pm

Kyle Cook picked the perfect time to score the Mercyhurst men’s hockey team’s first OT winner in more than 2 years. He scored 4:40 into the extra period to give the top-seeded Lakers a 5-4 win over eighth-seeded Holy Cross tonight at Mercyhurst Ice Center. Daniel O’Donoghue scored with 26.8 seconds left in the 3rd…

LAKERS WRAP-UP: Cook's OT goal caps 'Hurst's Game 1 comeback

   March 14, 2014 8:11 pm

Kyle Cook picked the perfect time to score the Mercyhurst men’s hockey team’s first OT winner in more than 2 years. He scored 4:40 into the extra period to give the top-seeded Lakers a 5-4 win over eighth-seeded Holy Cross tonight at Mercyhurst Ice Center. Daniel O’Donoghue scored with 26.8 seconds left in the 3rd…

LAKERS EXTRA: AHA all-conference team unveiled

   March 14, 2014 7:53 am

Atlantic Hockey Association All-Conference Team First Team Sr. F Brett Gensler, Bentley Sr. F Matt Zay, Mercyhurst Jr. F Cody Wydo, Robert Morris Sr. D Nick Jones, Mercyhurst Jr. D Steve Weinstein, Bentley Jr. G Jimmy Sarjeant, Mercyhurst* Second Team Jr. F Cole Gunner, Air Force Jr. F Alex Grieve, Bentley Sr. F Daniel O’Donoghue,…

LAKERS GAMENIGHT: ‘Hurst men open AHA playoffs vs. Holy Cross

   March 13, 2014 9:05 pm

Atlantic Hockey Association quarterfinals No. 8 Holy Cross (16-21-3) at No. 1 Mercyhurst (19-12-7) When: Today-Sunday, 7:05 p.m.* Where: Mercyhurst Ice Center On the air: www.americaonesports.com (live stream), www.hurstathletics.com (real-time statistics) What to expect: Mercyhurst begins postseason play after earning a bye through last weekend’s opening round. … The Lakers meet Holy Cross in the…

LAKERS GAMENIGHT: 'Hurst men open AHA playoffs vs. Holy Cross

   March 13, 2014 9:05 pm

Atlantic Hockey Association quarterfinals No. 8 Holy Cross (16-21-3) at No. 1 Mercyhurst (19-12-7) When: Today-Sunday, 7:05 p.m.* Where: Mercyhurst Ice Center On the air: www.americaonesports.com (live stream), www.hurstathletics.com (real-time statistics) What to expect: Mercyhurst begins postseason play after earning a bye through last weekend’s opening round. … The Lakers meet Holy Cross in the…

LAKERS EXTRA: Nagtzaam named AHA player of the month

   March 5, 2014 2:34 pm

Mercyhurst junior forward Nardo Nagtzaam collected an Atlantic Hockey Association award for the second straight day. He was named the conference’s player of the month for February after totaling seven goals and an assist in eight games this past month. Nagtzaam, who captured AHA player of the week honors Tuesday, had at least one point…

LAKERS EXTRA: 'Hurst's Nagtzaam shares AHA weekly honor

   March 4, 2014 8:49 am

Mercyhurst junior forward Nardo Nagtzaam shared Atlantic Hockey Association player of the week honors with Bentley junior forward Alex Grieve after totaling two goals and two assists in a 1-0-1 weekend against Robert Morris. Nagtzaam tied a career high with three points (goal, two assists) in a 5-5 tie Friday and added a goal in…