A late scoring opportunity for Bentley as time expired in the 3rd period was ruled no goal, which allowed Merrimack to hang on for a 1-0 victory over the Falcons in the season opener at Bentley Arena on Friday night.
Bentley will drop the puck on its 2018-19 season on Friday night at Bentley Arena vs. the Merrimack Warriors of the Hockey East Conference in the first season opener at the new arena. After three games at the Arena at the end of last season, 2018-19 marks the first full season for the hockey team in their new on-campus home.
The Waltham News Tribune's Scott Souza spoke with the captain of the Bentley University hockey team, senior defenseman Tanner Jago, about the excitement around the team as they prepare for Friday's season opener at home against Merrimack and the first full season at Bentley Arena.
Senior defenseman Tanner Jago (Brandon, Manitoba) and junior forward Ryner Gorowsky (Lino Lakes, Minn.) will both wear the C on their jerseys as captains of the Bentley hockey team for the upcoming 2018-19 season.
The new multipurpose Bentley Arena, the most environmentally sustainable ice arena in the U.S. and the first standalone ice arena to earn the LEED platinum certification, has received another national honor for its environmentally sustainable design and construction. The arena was one of three finalists for the annual USG NACDA Sustainability Award given by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics and the USG Corporation, a manufacturer of building products.
Andrew McDonald (New Brighton, Minn.), a recent graduate from the Bentley University hockey team, was recognized as a Division I All-American Scholar by the American Hockey Coaches Association, it was announced over the weekend.
Bentley University is once again well represented on the Atlantic Hockey All-Academic Team. The Falcons had 21 student-athletes receive All-Academic recognition, among the highest in the conference, for the 2017-18 season.
The Bentley hockey team has released its 2018-19 schedule, and the slate features the Falcons playing four home games at Bentley Arena against non-conference opponents; Merrimack, UMass-Lowell, Harvard and Dartmouth.
Bentley University incoming freshman Jakov Novak (Riverside, Ontario/Janesville) became the hockey program’s first ever NHL draft pick on Saturday when he was selected by the Ottawa Senators in the 2018 NHL Draft.
Golfer Cal Meyers (Richfield, Wisc./Slinger HS), swimmer Emily Niemiec (Meriden, Conn./Francis T. Mahoney HS) and hockey standout Kyle Schmidt (Menomonee Falls, Wisc. /Sioux City Musketeers (USHL) were recently honored as the top senior-athletes in Bentley University’s Class of 2018.
The Bentley University hockey team will welcome in 10 newcomers to the program for the 2018-19 season, head coach Ryan Soderquist has announced. The group consists of seven forwards, two defensemen and one goalie.
Relive the highlights of the Bentley hockey team's 2017-18 season. From the final season opener at the JAR, to the wins over UMass-Lowell, Brown and Dartmouth as part of a six game winning streak, to the final games at the JAR and finally, the grand opening of Bentley Arena, relive it all through video clips and photos at the link below.
Bentley pressured Robert Morris late for the tying goal, but couldn’t come up with it as the Colonials hung on for a 3-2 victory over the Falcons on Sunday night to win the first round Atlantic Hockey playoff series two games to one and advance to the quarterfinals.
Luke Santerno (Smithers, B.C.) and Kyle Schmidt (Menomonee Falls, Wisc.) scored third period power play goals to lift Bentley to a 4-3 victory over Robert Morris in game two of the Atlantic Hockey first round Saturday night. The win tied the series 1-1 and forces a decisive game three on Sunday night.