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Can the Tigers get over the hump?

Here it is, the ultimate weekend of the year for the RIT men’s hockey team. Blue Cross Arena will once again be the site for the 2010 Atlantic Hockey Association Final Four. This season, the top-seeded Tigers play No. 5 Canisius at 4:05 p.m. Friday in one AHA semifinal. No. 2 Sacred Heart play No. more »

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Postseason hockey is back; Tigers to make push for AHA Championship

It’s that time of season again, with the men’s hockey team making its annual postseason dash in search of its first Atlantic Hockey Association postseason title and a spot in the 2010 NCAA Tournament. RIT, the top seed in the 2010 AHA Tournament, will host No. 9 Connecticut in the best-of-three quarterfinals starting on Friday more »

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Help support ‘Make the Rink Pink’

As most of you already know, Ritter Arena will turn into a sea of pink for Saturday’s women’s and men’s hockey games. The women play Utica at 2 p.m., while the men host Bentley at 7:05 p.m. It is the focal point of a busy home weekend of RIT athletics that begins with men’s hockey more »

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New Years in the land of 10,000 lakes

Last weekend, I traveled with the RIT men’s hockey team for their two-game series at Minnesota State University in lovely Mankato, Minn. I had a feeling that this would be an interesting weekend a few days before when I checked the weather report and saw that the temperature would be hovering around 0 with lows more »

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Is college hockey becoming more exciting than the NHL?

RIT hockey is starting to receive good press for its 10-game unbeaten streak. College Hockey News is running a piece on RIT’s defense leading the way, while the Democrat and Chronicle will run a feature on Saturday, previewing the game against Niagara. Don’t be fooled by Niagara’s 2-10-2 record (before Friday against Robert Morris). The more »

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Guest Blog: Track and cross country star Jillian Putney’s experience at the 2009 NCAA Cross Country Championships

Junior Jillian Putney, a member of the RIT women’s cross country and track and field teams, is this week’s guest blogger. Putney, who works in our office, had told us she was going to be traveling to Ohio to support her teammates as they ran at the NCAA Cross Country Championships last weekend. We discussed more »

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