2019-20 Westfield State Men's Ice Hockey News

  • Backstrom, Alves Propel Owls' Comeback Victory
    December 12, 2019
    WORCESTER, Mass. -- Late-game heroics from senior forward Daniel Backstrom (Helsinki, Finland) and sophomore Justin Alves (Woburn, Mass.) propelled the Westfield State University Owls to a 3-2 overtime win over the Assumption College Greyhounds in non-conference action on Thursday night.
  • Lawrence Earns MASCAC Weekly Honors
    December 09, 2019
    WESTFIELD, Mass. - Westfield State freshman forward Wyatt Lawrence (Sexsmith, Alberta) was named this past week's Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) Rookie of the Week.
  • Owls, Corsairs Battle to 3-3 Tie in OT Thriller
    December 07, 2019
    WESTFIELD, Mass.  – Umass Dartmouth sophomore Josh Vertentes (Rehoboth, Mass.) scored the tying goal with four seconds remaining in regulation to force overtime, as Westfield State and Umass Dartmouth battled to a 3-3 tie in an instant classic overtime thriller on Saturday night at Amelia Park Ice Arena.
  • Messervier Shuts Out Rams, 2-0
    December 05, 2019
    WESTFIELD, Mass.  – Westfield State University senior goaltender Thierry Messervier (Montreal, Quebec) recorded the 26-save shutout as the Owls defeated the visiting Framingham State University Rams 2-0 on Thursday night at Amelia Park in MASCAC action.
  • Hockey Sweeps Weekly Awards
    December 03, 2019
    WESTFIELD, Mass. - Westfield State men's ice hockey members Kameron Limburg (Howell, Mich.), Jake Ratcliffe (Canterbury, New Zealand), and John-Michael DiGregorio (Montreal, Quebec) swept the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) weekly awards this past week ending November 30th.
  • Ratcliffe's Hat Trick Leads Owls Over JWU
    November 26, 2019
    WESTFIELD, Mass.  – Westfield State sophomore forward Jake Ratcliffe (Canterbury, New Zealand) netted a hat trick in the Owls’ 6-2 win over Johnson and Wales on Tuesday night at Amelia Park Ice Arena.
  • Owls and Falcons Skate to 4-4 Tie
    November 23, 2019
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – Seniors Robert Neuwirth (Ziln, Czech Republic) and Francois-Xavier Girard (St. Lazare, Que.) had a goal and an assist each to force a 4-4 tie with Fitchburg State University in MASCAC action on Saturday afternoon.
  • Owls Clipped By Ravens, 4-2
    November 19, 2019
    WESTFIELD, Mass.  – The Westfield State men’s ice hockey team’s comeback efforts came up just short, as the Owls fell to Franklin Pierce University, 4-2, on Tuesday night at Amelia Park.
  • Boulos Earns Player of the Week Honors
    November 18, 2019
    WESTFIELD, Mass. -- Westfield State junior defenseman Josh Boulos (Burlington, Mass.) was named this past week's MASCAC men's ice hockey Player of the Week, as announced by the league earlier this afternoon.
  • Hockey Bests Plymouth State, 5-2
    November 16, 2019
    WESTFIELD, Mass.  – The Westfield State men’s hockey team used five different goal scorers to defeat the defending Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference champion Plymouth State Panthers 5-2 at Amelia Park Ice Arena on Saturday evening.
  • Westfield State Offense Explodes In 8-2 Victory; Owls Pick Up First Win Of Season
    November 14, 2019
    WESTFIELD, Mass.  – Westfield State senior captain Francois-Xavier Girard scored twice and added an assist in an 8-2 rout of Salem State in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action Thursday night at Amelia Park Ice Arena.
  • Owls and Eagles Claw To 3-3 Tie
    November 07, 2019
    WATERBURY, Conn. -- Daniel Backstrom (Helsinki, Finland) picked up a goal and an assist in Westfield State's 3-3 non-conference tie with Post University on Thursday night.
  • Owls Downed In MASCAC Opener, 4-2
    November 05, 2019
    WESTFIELD, Mass.  – Junior Captain Matthew Manning (Novi, Mich.) scored two goals in Worcester State’s 4-2 victory over Westfield State University on Tuesday night at Amelia Park in the first Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action of the year.
  • Men's Hockey Picked To Finish Third in MASCAC
    November 01, 2019
    WESTFIELD, Mass. -- The Westfield State men's ice hockey team has been picked to finish third in the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC), after a preseason poll of the league's coaches.
  • Hockey Edged By Western New England In Season Opener
    November 01, 2019
    WESTFIELD, Mass.  – Western New England junior forward Anthony Frati (Churchville, N.Y.) scored two goals to lead the visiting Golden Bears over Westfield State, 4-1, on Friday night in the season opener for both teams at Amelia Park Ice Arena.