News - Men's Hockey

  • January 31, 2013
    Thurber Named Warrior CCHA Player of the Month
    The Central Collegiate Hockey Association (CCHA) announced today that Northern Michigan senior forward Matt Thurber has been named the Warrior CCHA Player of the Month for January.
  • January 16, 2013
    Hockey Hosts Ohio State
    The NMU hockey team hosts Ohio State this weekend at the Berry Events Center.
  • January 12, 2013
    Wildcats Tie RedHawks on Saturday
    The NMU hockey team skated to a 3-3 tie with No. 6 Miami on Saturday. The RedHawks won the shootout 1-0 in five rounds.
  • December 3, 2012
    Hockey Hosts Michigan Tech Tuesday
    The NMU hockey team hosts Michigan Tech in a non-conference from the Berry Events Center on Tuesday. The puck drops at 7:35 p.m.
  • November 5, 2012
    Adair Named CCHA Rookie of the Week
    NMU freshman forward Cohen Adair is the CCHA Rookie of the Week after scoring two goals and adding an assist in the series against the University of Michigan.
  • November 2, 2012
    Hockey Ties with Michigan on Friday
    The NMU hockey team skated to a 4-4 tie with Michigan on Friday. The Wolverines earned the extra CCHA point with a 1-0 shootout win.
  • October 19, 2012
    Blue Line Club Hosts Luncheon
    The NMU Blue Line Club will host its first luncheon in two years on Friday, Oct. 26 for the first home series against Notre Dame. The luncheon starts at Noon in the Wildcat Room inside the Berry Events Center.
  • October 15, 2012
    Adair Named CCHA Gongshow Rookie of the Week
    Freshman Cohen Adair, of the NMU hockey team, is the CCHA Gongshow Rookie of the Week after his performance in a season-opening sweep of No. 15 Wisconsin over the weekend.
  • October 13, 2012
    Hockey Sweeps Badgers
    The NMU hockey team earned a weekend sweep of the Wisconsin Badgers with a 4-2 win on Saturday night from the Resch Center.
  • October 7, 2012
    Hockey Shuts Out Brock
    The NMU hockey team defeated Brock University 2-0 on Sunday afternoon at the Berry Events Center.
  • October 1, 2012
    Hockey Season Preview
    The NMU hockey team begins its 37th season with an exhibition game against Brock University on Sunday, Oct. 7 at the Berry Events Center to open the 2012-13 campaign.
  • March 30, 2012
    Hockey Season Recap
    NMU finished 17-14-6 overall in 2011-12 and were 11-11-6-3 in the CCHA.
  • February 25, 2012
    Wildcats Sweep LSSU
    The Wildcats scored four straight goals in the middle of the game to clinch home ice in the first round of the CCHA Tournament next weekend.
  • February 1, 2012
    Hockey Hosts No. 6 Ferris State
    The final month of the regular season opens with a top 20 matchup at the Berry Events Center. The puck drops at 7:35 p.m. both Friday and Saturday night.
  • January 27, 2012
    Coreau Stops Miami in Friday Win
    No. 19 NMU defeated No. 17 Miami 2-1 on Friday night behind first period goals by Justin Florek and Tyler Gron and 40 saves by Jared Coreau.
  • January 15, 2012
    Spartans Defeat Wildcats on Saturday
    Matt Thurber scored the lone NMU goal on Saturday. It was his second of the weekend and seventh of the season. The ‘Cats travel to Michigan Tech next Saturday.
  • January 6, 2012
    Wildcats Tie with Nanooks on Friday
    Alaska scored two third period goals and won the shootout at the end of the overtime on Friday night. The two teams meet at 7:35 p.m. on Saturday.
  • December 14, 2011
    Hockey Hosts Michigan Tech
    The two teams will meet for the first of two games this season at 7:35 p.m. from the Berry Events Center. The ‘Cats will travel to Houghton on Jan. 21 for the second game of the series.
  • December 12, 2011
    Teddy Bear Toss Scheduled for Friday
    The Northern Michigan Student-Athlete Advisory Committee encourages fans of the Friday, Dec. 16 hockey game, against Michigan Tech, to bring teddy bears to toss onto the ice.
  • December 10, 2011
    Lakers Defeat Wildcats With Late Goals
    NMU was defeated 6-3 on Saturday night as the Lakers earned the CCHA series split. The ‘Cats are back in action on Friday, hosting Michigan Tech.
  • December 7, 2011
    Wildcats Travel Across U.P.
    NMU travels to Lake Superior State for a pair of CCHA games at 7:05 p.m. on Friday and Saturday night.
  • November 17, 2011
    Mustaches for a Good Cause
    The NMU hockey team is participating in Movember to raise awareness for prostate cancer.
  • November 16, 2011
    No. 20 Wildcats Host Michigan State
    The puck will drop at 7:35 p.m. on Friday (Nov. 18) and Saturday (Nov. 19) night. Saturday’s game will be broadcast on Fox Sports Detroit Plus.
  • November 12, 2011
    Buckeyes Sweep Wildcats
    NMU lost 4-1 both nights. The Wildcats host Michigan State next weekend at the Berry Events Center.
  • November 11, 2011
    Wildcats Defeated by Buckeyes
    Ohio State answered NMU’s one goal lead in the first with four unanswered. The two teams meet at 7:05 p.m. on Saturday (Nov. 12).
  • November 9, 2011
    No. 14 NMU Hockey Travels to Ohio State
    The Wildcats and Buckeyes will meet at 12:05 p.m. on Friday (Nov. 11) in a Veterans Day matinee and at 7:05 p.m. on Saturday (Nov. 12) in Value City Arena.
  • November 5, 2011
    Pink Experience Ends in Draw
    NMU won the shootout 1-0 like Friday night. Reid Ellingson had 44 saves in net and Andrew Cherniwchan scored the lone Wildcat goal.
  • November 4, 2011
    Wildcats and Fighting Irish Tie on Friday
    NMU picked up the extra conference point with a shootout win. The two teams meet again at 7:35 p.m. on Saturday (Nov. 5) for the second annual Pink Experience game.
  • October 12, 2011
    Hockey Hosts St. Cloud
    Game time is set for 7:30 p.m. on both nights as the Wildcats host the Huskies on home-opening weekend at the Berry Events Center.
  • April 17, 2008
    NMU Hockey Awards
    Mark Olver and Erik Gustafsson walk away with two awards
  • February 8, 2008
    My Sirota!!!!
    Scores first career hat trick in downing Spartans
  • September 30, 2006
    NMU Downs Toronto
    Drop the puck for real next week against Wisconsin
  • November 25, 2002
    'Cats Drop Wild Game In Omaha
    The second game of the weekend tilt between the Wildcats and Mavericks was out of the wild west days as it was a crazy game as the Mavs won, 5-4.
  • November 23, 2002
    'Cats Win First Game In Omaha
    Tuomas Tarrki playing in place of Craig Kowalski, who was suspended earlier in the week, had 26 saves on the night as the 'Cats defeated the University of Nebraska-Omaha Mavericks, 2-1.
  • October 18, 2002
    'Cats Picked Third In Both Polls
    - At the CCHA Media Day that was held in Detroit yesterday the NMU Wildcats were picked third in both the coaches poll and the media poll.
  • October 11, 2002
    Sixty Five Minutes Not Enough
    The first game of the 2002 Ice Breaker Tournament in Madison turned out be a good old struggle between two teams who are ranked in the top 15 in this week's USA Today/American Hockey Magazine poll. No
  • October 6, 2002
    The Kyle Era Wins First Game
    HOUGHTON, Mich. - The Walt Kyle Era got off to a very good start on Saturday night in Houghton as the Wildcats defeated the Huskies by a score of 4-1. With the win Kyle picks up his first collegiate w
  • October 4, 2002
    Hockey Names Captains
    - Walt Kyle, the head hockey coach at NMU, has announced the captain and alternate captains for the 2002-03 season.
  • September 6, 2002
    Shyiak Promoted To Associate Head Coach
    - Walt Kyle the NMU Head Hockey Coach has announced that Dave Shyiak has been promoted to associate head coach. Shyiak is in his eighth year on the staff.