LAKERS UPDATE: Mercyhurst women fall at Frozen Four

   March 22, 2013 8:28 pm

MINNEAPOLIS – The Mercyhurst women’s hockey team returned to the site of its last Frozen Four game – University of Minnesota’s Ridder Arena. This experience wasn’t any better. The Lakers fell behind 13 seconds into their NCAA Division I semifinal matchup with Boston University. They never recovered on the way to a season-ending 4-1 loss…

LAKERS WATCH: CHA Tournament final four

   March 7, 2013 2:34 pm

No. 9 Mercyhurst University (26-6-1) vs. Robert Morris (15-14-13) Syracuse (19-14-1) vs. Rochester Institute of Technology (16-15-5) When: Today, 1:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.; Saturday, 3 p.m. Where: Mercyhurst Ice Center On the air: www.americaonesports.com (live stream), www.hurstathletics.com (live statistics) What to expect: Mercyhurst begins its quest for a 10th College Hockey America tournament championship…

LAKERS UPDATE: Mercyhurst women sweep CHA weekly honors

   February 25, 2013 11:57 am

The Mercyhurst University women’s hockey team claimed all three of College Hockey America’s weekly awards Monday. Sophomore defenseman Vaila Higson was named player of the week for totaling four points in a sweep of Rochester Institute of Technology this past weekend. Senior Stephanie Ciampa was named goaltender of the week for stopping a combined 38-of-41…

LAKERS WATCH: Mercyhurst women vs. RIT

   February 21, 2013 9:49 am

Rochester Institute of Technology (14-13-5, 7-6-5 CHA) at No. 9 Mercyhurst University (24-6-1, 15-3-0) When: Friday, 3 p.m.; Saturday, 2 p.m. Where: Mercyhurst Ice Center On the air: www.americaonesports.com (live stream), www.hurstathletics.com (live statistics) What to expect: Mercyhurst enters the final weekend of the regular season already having clinched a 12th straight College Hockey America…

LAKERS UPDATE: Lakers 4th in USCHO poll; Higson, Arbour honored

   December 3, 2012 2:31 pm

The Mercyhurst University women’s hockey team remains fourth in the latest USCHO.com Division I poll, which was released Monday. The Lakers (14-1-1), which swept a two-game College Hockey America series from Penn State by a combined 12-1 this past weekend, is eight voting points behind third-ranked Cornell (10-3-0). Minnesota (18-0-0) remains No. 1 with all…

LAKERS UPDATE: Janiga, Ciampa lead Mercyhurst series sweep

   September 29, 2012 2:48 pm

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – The Mercyhurst University women’s hockey team didn’t start fast this time around. The 10th-ranked Lakers didn’t score in the first period after scoring twice in the opening 18 seconds in Friday’s season opener. But the Lakers responded strong in the final two periods of a 7-0 College Hockey America win against Rochester…