Posts Tagged ‘Acadia University’


Maine hockey freshmen solid in first game

By Larry Mahoney on Oct. 04, 2010, at 8:16 p.m.
ORONO — Six of the University of Maine’s seven freshmen made their Alfond Arena debuts Sunday evening in the 5-1 exhibition victory over Acadia University of Wolfville, Nova Scotia, and they impressed their peers. “I thought the freshmen played very well,” said Maine coach Tim Whitehead. “I was pleased with …
Goalie Shawn Sirman of the University of Maine makes a save on a shot by Brett Watson of the University of Massachsuetts during a game last season. Sirman has the inside edge for the job as starting goalie this season.

UMaine’s Sirman has edge for job as starting goalie

By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 27, 2010, at 5:16 p.m.
ORONO — By his own admission, Shawn Sirman wasn’t in the physical condition he needed to be in when he stepped onto the Alfond Arena ice surface for the first time a year ago. The freshman goaltender was expected to contend with returnees Scott Darling and Dave Wilson for playing …