LAKERS REPORT: Highlights from ‘Hurst hockey media night

   September 24, 2014 10:32 pm

Here’s a few notes of interest from tonight’s media night for the Mercyhurst men’s amd women’s hockey teams… * Women’s head coach Michael Sisti and men’s head coach Rick Gotkin are both within striking distance of milestones. Sisti (387-108-34 in the past 15 seasons) needs 13 wins to reach the 400 mark, while Gotkin (474-336-72…

CAMP COUNTDOWN: #10 – Otters heading home for camp

   August 15, 2014 1:00 am

The Erie Otters again were nomads for training camp last August, since the finishing touches were being made on the vastly improved Erie Insurance Arena. They were much closer to their downtown home – Mercyhurst Ice Center instead of three hours away at Morgan Firestone Arena in Ancaster, Ontario (their camp home before the 2012-13…

OTTERS EXTRA: Schedule for Otters’ Prospect Development Camp

   May 7, 2014 2:56 pm

Erie Otters Prospect Development Camp May 16-18 at Mercyhurst Ice Center May 17 11am-Noon — Team Blue practice Noon-1pm — Team Red practice 6:30-8:30pm — Inter-squad game May 18 7:45-9:45am — Inter-squad game Note: On-ice sessions are open to the public   Edited with BlogPad Pro

LAKERS GAMENIGHT: ‘Hurst women look to keep pace with RMU with series vs. RIT

   February 7, 2014 10:15 am

Rochester Institute of Technology (13-12-3, 8-4-2 CHA) at No. 10 Mercyhurst (17-7-3, 10-3-1) When: Today, 7 p.m.; Saturday, 2 p.m. Where: Mercyhurst Ice Center On the air: www.americaonesports.com (live stream), www.hurstathletics.com (real-time statistics) What to expect: Mercyhurst moved into a first-place tie with Robert Morris in the College Hockey America standings with a two-game sweep…

LAKERS GAMENIGHT: 'Hurst women look to keep pace with RMU with series vs. RIT

   February 7, 2014 10:15 am

Rochester Institute of Technology (13-12-3, 8-4-2 CHA) at No. 10 Mercyhurst (17-7-3, 10-3-1) When: Today, 7 p.m.; Saturday, 2 p.m. Where: Mercyhurst Ice Center On the air: www.americaonesports.com (live stream), www.hurstathletics.com (real-time statistics) What to expect: Mercyhurst moved into a first-place tie with Robert Morris in the College Hockey America standings with a two-game sweep…

LAKERS POST-GAME: Chippy, 'Hurst women bounce back for a 5-3 CHA win vs. RMU

   January 25, 2014 5:19 pm

Kaleigh Chippy scored two goals and Shelby Bram added a goal and two assists to lead the Mercyhurst women’s hockey team to a 5-3 College Hockey America win over No. 8 Robert Morris today in front of 675 fans at Mercyhurst Ice Center. The Lakers (15-7-3, 8-3-1 CHA) salvaged a split of the two-game series,…

LAKERS POST-GAME: Chippy, ‘Hurst women bounce back for a 5-3 CHA win vs. RMU

   January 25, 2014 5:19 pm

Kaleigh Chippy scored two goals and Shelby Bram added a goal and two assists to lead the Mercyhurst women’s hockey team to a 5-3 College Hockey America win over No. 8 Robert Morris today in front of 675 fans at Mercyhurst Ice Center. The Lakers (15-7-3, 8-3-1 CHA) salvaged a split of the two-game series,…

LAKERS EXTRA: Mercyhurst women hosting Beef & Beatles Oct. 26

   October 17, 2013 5:02 pm

The Mercyhurst women’s hockey team will hold its annual Beef & Beatles fundraiser on Oct. 26. Tickets to the all-day event cost $50, and gain admission to the team’s 2 p.m. against Maine at Mercyhurst Ice Center, a meet-and-greet at 5 p.m. at Egan Dining Hall, a steak dinner and open bar at 6 p.m.,…

LAKERS UPDATE: Mercyhurst men earn votes in opening USCHO.com poll

   October 1, 2013 10:41 am

The Mercyhurst men’s team appears on the honorable mention list of USCHO.com’s preseason Division I poll. The Lakers received 10 votes to finish tied for 31st on the list. Massachusetts-Lowell tops the list with 19 first-place votes and 844 points, followed by Miami (Ohio) with 14 first-place votes and 837 points. Niagara, who won the…

LAKERS EXTRA: Mercyhurst women open season with exhibition win

   September 21, 2013 6:47 pm

Senior forwards Christine Bestland and Christie Cicero scored two goals apiece and Kaleigh Chippy added a goal and assist to lead the Mercyhurst women’s hockey team to a season-opening 6-2 exhibition win against Western Ontario in front of 300 fans at Mercyhurst Ice Center on Saturday night. Cicero snapped a scoreless tie with a pair…