Posts Tagged ‘ice hockey’


UMaine men’s hockey defeats US Under-18 squad

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 02, 2011, at 8:08 p.m.
PORTLAND — The University of Maine men’s hockey team needed a wake-up call in its exhibition game against the United States National Team Development Program’s Under-18 squad. It came in the way of a game-opening goal by Team USA’s Reid Boucher, whose power-play goal supplied the youngsters with a well-deserved …

Storm has UMaine hockey team scrambling to reach Fla.

By Larry Mahoney on Dec. 27, 2010, at 9 p.m.
The University of Maine men's hockey team has already had an adventure involving the Florida College Classic. And they haven't even reached Estero, Fla., yet. Originally, the ninth-ranked Black Bears were scheduled to practice Sunday night and early Monday morning in Orono before leaving for Boston and their 2:30 p.m. …
Adam King of Bangor (11) changes direction to chase a loose puck as it exits the offensive zone during Wednesday night's Class A hockey game against Messalonskee of Oakland at Sawyer Arena in Bangor. The Rams rolled to an 8-1 victory.

7-goal first period carries Bangor hockey to win

By Larry Mahoney on Dec. 15, 2010, at 11:25 p.m.
BANGOR — The Bangor High School hockey team didn’t waste much time taking advantage of a Messalonskee High School team that had 11 freshmen and sophomores among its 17 available players and was without standout junior goalie Nate DelGiudice due to a knee injury. Twelve Rams registered at least a …

Tyler Walsh shares late father’s love of hockey at UMaine

By Larry Mahoney on Dec. 14, 2010, at 8:17 p.m.
The walk is unmistakable. Just like his father. The feet slightly angled in a “V.” “I get that all the time,” chuckled Tyler Walsh, son of the late Shawn Walsh, who coached the University of Maine hockey team to two national titles before dying of cancer in 2001. There is …
UNH center Jeff Silengo (18) slips between Maine goalie Martin Ouellette and defenseman Mike Cornell (2) for a loose puck in the second period of their game in Orono Friday, Dec. 10, 2010. Bangor Daily News/Michael C. York

UNH hockey sinks Bears in OT

By Larry Mahoney on Dec. 10, 2010, at 10:54 p.m.
ORONO — The University of Maine men’s hockey team had a golden opportunity to make a statement about their NCAA Tournament legitimacy Friday night. Instead, the University of New Hampshire Wildcats gave the Black Bears a lesson in resiliency while showing them why they have made nine consecutive NCAA Tournament …

UMaine women’s hockey seeks improvement

By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 28, 2010, at 9:59 p.m.
ORONO – Maria Lewis is 2-0 as a head coach. But the University of Maine women’s ice hockey coach isn’t celebrating her team’s 7-0 and 11-0 wins over Sacred Heart (Conn.) last weekend. In fact, she said she was disappointed with the performance turned in by her Black Bears in …