Hockey

(Photo/Christoffer Hansen)

The Manchester Monarchs of the ECHL have signed former UMass Lowell River Hawks forward Derek Arnold to a one-year contract. The Monarchs are in their first year as an ECHL club after winning the...
Garrett Metcalf commits to UMass Lowell. (Photo/Twitter)

The 2014-15 UMass Lowell River Hawks hockey season will get underway on October 9, 2015 against RPI at the Tsongas Center, but for those recruited by UMass Lowell their season gets underway sooner. To start the season,...
Colin O'Neill joins Okotoks Oilers. (Photo/Aberdeen News)

UMass Lowell River Hawks commit Colin O'Neill will be skating in a new location this coming season during what he hopes is his final junior season before joining the university in Lowell. O'Neill has joined...
Sean Patno named team services manager. (Photo/UMass Lowell)

LOWELL, Mass. -- UMass Lowell Associate Athletic Director for Facilities and Events Alan Zebrak has announced the hiring of Sean Patno as the team services manager. "I am excited for the opportunity to transition from...
Which incoming River Hawk will have the biggest impact? (Photo/John Corneau/Mill City Sports)

The summer is quickly coming to a close, which means the 2014-15 Hockey East season is just around the corner. For the first time since the beginning of the of the 2012-13 season, the...
UMass Lowell announces travel package to Northern Ireland. (Photo/John Corneau/Mill City Sports)

LOWELL, Mass. -- The UMass Lowell Alumni Office has announced travel packages to spend Thanksgiving weekend in Northern Ireland with the UMass Lowell River Hawks’ hockey team. UMass Lowell partnered with Durgan Travel Service to...
Connor Hellebuyck dubbed top NHL goalie prospect. (Photo/Getty Images)

It's no surprise to most UMass Lowell River Hawks hockey fans or even fans of the Winnipeg Jets organization, but InGoal Magazine has ranked their top-50 NHL goaltending prospects and Connor Hellebuyck sits at...
Chelmsford's Jack Eichel was the 2nd pick in the NHL Draft. (Photo/John Corneau/Mill City Sports)

Let's take a trip back, back to the 2010-11 hockey season. Blaise MacDonald was in his 10th year of coaching the Division I UMass Lowell River Hawks and was looking forward to a successful year...
Gwinnett Gladiators new ECHL affiliate of Boston Bruins.

BOSTON -- Boston Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney announced today, August 6, that the club has entered into an affiliation relationship with the Gwinnett Gladiators of the ECHL. Under the affiliation arrangements, the Bruins...
UMass Lowell wins second tournament this season. (Photo/John Corneau/Mill City Sports)

LOWELL, Mass. -- The UMass Lowell River Hawks announced their men's ice hockey roster for the 2015-16 season, including eight incoming freshmen. The River Hawks will see the return of forwards Ryan McGrath, Adam Chapie, Robert Francis, A.J. White, Michael Fallon, Michael...