Posts Tagged ‘Whitehead’


Bears see need for better intensity, penalty-killing

By Larry Mahoney on Oct. 11, 2010, at 8:29 p.m.
The University of Maine men’s hockey team sent out mixed messages over the weekend. And the Black Bears also received a useful wake-up call. Maine followed an impressive 8-2 victory over UMass Lowell with a disappointing 3-3 tie against nonscholarship UConn. “We’ve got to come ready to play every night …
UMaine junior right wing Gustav Nyquist will lead the Bears when their quest to return to the NCAA Tourney begins Friday night when they host the University of Massachusetts Lowell at Alfond Arena in Orono.

Veteran UMaine team eyes return to NCAA tourney

By Larry Mahoney on Oct. 07, 2010, at 7:52 p.m.
ORONO — The University of Maine men’s hockey team far exceeded expectations a year ago by finishing in a third-place tie in Hockey East after being picked eighth in the preseason coaches poll. But the Black Bears fell a goal short of earning the school’s first NCAA Tournament appearance since …
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