Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Ice Hockey Falls to Middlebury in NESCAC Semifinals 2-1 on Late Goal
March 8 - The Amherst College men's ice hockey team was bounced from the 2008 NESCAC Tournament in the semifinal round 2-1 by Middlebury College this afternoon. The Jeffs were deadlocked at 1-1 late into the third period, but a goal from the Panthers with just over three minutes to play gave Middlebury the win. Full Story

Amherst Winter Teams Set for Huge Weekend of Postseason Play
March 7 - Although spring sports get underway this weekend, the Amherst College winter teams are still going strong in their respective postseasons. While the Lord Jeff men’s and women’s ice hockey teams will continue their runs at NESCAC titles this Saturday, the men’s and women’s basketball teams will begin their quests for national championships. Full Story

Jeffs Place League-High Four on NESCAC All-Conference Teams
March 6 - The Amherst College men's ice hockey team placed a league-high four players onto the 2007-08 NESCAC All-Conference teams. Senior co-captain Kyle Schoppel headlined the group on the Frist Team. Full Story

Mike McIntosh Named NESCAC Men's Hockey Player of the Week
March 3 - Amherst College senior defenseman Mike McIntosh has been named the NESCAC Men’s Ice Hockey Player of the Week for scoring the game-winning goal in overtime during Saturday’s quarterfinal contest against Connecticut College in the 2008 NESCAC Championship. Full Story

Amherst Finds Overtime Magic for 3-2 Win Over Conn. College
March 1 - The Amherst College men's ice hockey team found some overtime magic from Mike McIntosh to register a 3-2 game winner just two minutes into overtime against Conn. College in the NESCAC Quarterfinals this afternoon. The Lord Jeffs will face No. 2 Middlebury at Colby next Saturday. Full Story

Amherst Hockey Teams Kick Off NESCAC First Round Action Saturday
February 26 - The Amherst College men’s and women’s ice hockey teams kick off their respective 2008 NESCAC Championships by hosting first-round action this Saturday at Orr Rink.
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Jeffs Roll Over Williams to Close Regular Season
February 23 - The Amherst College men's ice hockey team defeated archrival Williams for the first time since the 2002-03 season, as the Lord Jeffs close out their regular season at 13-8-3 overall and 11-6-2 in conference play. Full Story 

Amherst Can't Hold on for Upset at Middlebury
February 22 - The Amherst College men's ice hockey team took a 1-0 lead back to the locker room after the first period at Middlebury this evening, but could not hold on for the win. The Panthers took control for a 4-2 win. Full Story

Jeffs Knock Off No. 15 New England College in Overtime, 3-2
February 16 - The Amherst College men's hockey team took 15th-ranked New England College into overtime at Orr Rink, where junior Joel Covelli netted the game-winner to get the Lord Jeffs back on track. Amherst concludes its regular season next weekend with games at Middlebury and Williams. Full Story 

Amherst Stumbles at Home to St. Anselm College, 2-1
February 15 - The Amherst College men's ice hockey team stumbled this evening against Saint Anselm College at Orr Rink, falling 2-1. The Jeffs return to the ice tomorrow afternoon for Senior Day, when they face 15th-ranked New England College at 3 p.m. Full Story

Amherst Gets Game-Winner From Keith Nelson in 3-2 Upset at 11th-Ranked Bowdoin
February 9 - The Amherst College men's hockey team picked up a crucial 3-2 win at 11th-ranked Bowdoin College this afternoon. The Lord Jeffs rallied from a 2-1 third-period deficit to win on the sixth goal of the season by sophomore forward Keith Nelson. Full Story

Amherst Snaps Three-Game Win Streak With 2-1 Loss at Colby
February 8 - The Amherst College men's ice hockey team snapped its three-game win streak with a 2-1 loss at Colby College. The Lord Jeffs fall to 10-6-3 overall and 8-4-2 in the NESCAC, and will return to action Saturday with a 3 p.m. game at Bowdoin College. Full Story

Lord Jeffs Take Weekend Sweep with 5-3 Win Over Conn.
February 2 - The Amherst College men's hockey team took an impressive 5-3 win over Conn. College in front of 25-year head coach Jack Arena's first team, which returned to campus to honor him during the pre-game ceremonies. Full Story

Amherst Out-Powers Tufts for 3-2 Win
February 1 - The Amherst College men's hockey team took an impressive 3-2 win over visiting Tufts University this evening. In a game that saw all five goals come on power plays, Amherst got the game-winner from junior Brendan Powers. Full Story

Jeffs Snap Three-Game Winless Streak with 5-3 Victory at Skidmore
January 26 - The Amherst College men's ice hockey team snapped its three-game winless streak by earning a 5-3 victory at Skidmore College. Senior Gregg Adamo and junior Jeff Landers each had three points for the Lord Jeffs, who improve to 8-5-3 overall. Full Story

Amherst Falls Short at Castleton State, Jeffs Fall 4-2
January 25 - The Amherst College men's ice hockey team stormed back from a 2-0 deficit at Castleton State but allowed two unanswered goals in the third period, as the Lord Jeffs fell to 7-5-3 overall with the 4-2 loss. Full Story

Jeffs Fall to Salem State, Snap Four-Game Unbeaten Streak
January 19 - The Amherst College men's ice hockey team had its four-game unbeaten streak snapped by Salem State College, as the Vikings were able to earn a 3-1 victory over the Jeffs at Orr Rink. Amherst moves to 7-4-3 overall and 5-2-2 in conference play. Full Story

Amherst Skates to 3-3 Overtime Tie Against 8th-Ranked Southern Maine
January 18 - The Amherst College men's hockey team skated to a 3-3 overtime tie against 8th-ranked Southern Maine this evening at Orr Rink. Amherst first-year goaltender Cole Anderson made 28 saves, including a handful of breakaway stops in the effort. Full Story

Covelli's Hat Trick Lifts Jeffs to Third Straight Win
January 15 - The Amherst College men's ice hockey team increased its winning streak to three games, as the Lord Jeffs earned a 4-1 conference win at Hamilton College. Amherst junior forward Joel Covelli netted a hat trick in the win. Full Story

Jeffs Upset 11th-Ranked Babson, 6-4
January 12 - The Amherst College men's ice hockey team capped off a successful home stand by upsetting 11th-ranked Babson College at home. The Jeffs, who are a perfect 4-0 at Orr Rink this season, handed the Beavers just their second loss of the year. Full Story

Amherst Hangs on for 3-2 Win Over UMASS-Boston
January 11 - The Amherst College men's ice hockey team scored one goal in each period against visiting UMASS-Boston, picking up a 3-2 victory to kick off the home stand. The Jeffs host 11th-ranked Babson College Saturday at 3 p.m. Full Story

Jeffs Can't Hang on Against Top-Ranked Saint Norbert
December 30 - The Amherst College men's ice hockey team took a 1-0 lead over top-ranked Saint Norbert College into the third period of the Oswego State Classic championship game, but the Lord Jeffs surrendered three goals in the final frame to ultimately drop to 4-3-2 on the season with the 3-1 loss. Full Story

Amherst Upsets No. 14 Oswego State, 3-1
December 29 - The Amherst College men's ice hockey team returned from winter break in top form, as the Lord Jeffs upset defending national champion Oswego State University, 3-1. Amherst will take on top-ranked Saint Norbert College Sunday at 3 p.m. in the Oswego Classic championship game. Full Story

Lord Jeffs Skate to 3-3 Draw on the Road at Fitchburg State College
December 7 - The Amherst College men's ice hockey team skated to a 3-3 draw this evening on the road at Fitchburg State College. The result moves Amherst to 3-2-2. Full Story

Amherst Drops Heartbreaker to Norwich, 3-2
December 1 - The Amherst College men's ice hockey team capped off its weekend with a 3-2 loss at the hands of national powerhouse Norwich University. The Lord Jeffs and Cadets were notched at two goals apiece late in the third period, but Norwich was able to find the game winner with just 40 seconds remaining in regulation. Full Story

Amherst Finishes in 4-4 Tie With St. Michael's College
November 30 - The Amherst College men's ice hockey team finished in a 4-4 tie at Saint Michael's College this evening. The Lord Jeffs move to 3-1-1 on the season, and will face national powerhouse Norwich on the road tomorrow. Full Story

Jeffs Fall 5-4 in Overtime to Trinity in John Dunham Championship
November 25 - The Amherst College men's hockey team led 2-1 after two periods, but fell 5-4 in overtime to the Trinity College Bantams in the Championship of the John Dunham Invitational. Full Story

Amherst Opens John Dunham Invite with 4-1 Win Over Conn.
November 24 - The Amherst College men's hockey team earned a 4-1 win over Conn. College in day one of the John Dunham Invitational at Trinity College. The Jeffs will take on Trinity Sunday at 4 p.m. in the championship game. Full Story

Amherst Caps Off Weekend with 4-0 Win Over Wesleyan
November 17 - The Amherst College men's hockey team netted four goals for the second time in as many days, as the Lord Jeffs improved to 2-0 with a 4-0 conference win over Wesleyan University. Full Story

Lord Jeffs Win Season Opener at Home 4-1 Over Trinity
November 16 - The Amherst College men's hockey team defeated visiting NESCAC rival Trinity College this evening 4-1 in the season opener. The Jeffs move to 1-0 for the season and 1-0 in conference play. Full Story

Jeffs Return Deep Bench for 2007-08 Season
November 9 - The Amherst College men's hockey team returns a balanced offense and a deep rotation of defenders from last year's team to this season's roster. The Lord Jeffs open play Nov. 16th when Trinity College comes to town. Full Story