New Team Partnership with Verbero

The Elon Club Hockey Team has launched our new partnership with Verbero! Verbero is a hockey equipment and apparel company that works to produce technologically advanced, high quality products that have been used by a number of NHL teams. We have teamed up with Verbero to create Elon Hockey gear that will be available for anyone to purchase. To access …

J Term Practice Schedule Update

The J Term practice schedule has been updated. Practice will be held at the Orange County Sportsplex at 7:30 on January 14th, 21st, and 28th. See you there!

Tryouts are Open

As of Friday, November 7, Elon Hockey will be hosting try-outs on Monday (11.9) from 9:30-11 pm and Wednesday (11.11) from 10:30pm-12:00am. Tryouts will be held at the Orange County Sportsplex in Hillsborough, North Carolina

Doug Connor Furthers Career in the North American Hockey League

In mid to early August 2020, Doug Connor received an invitation to the Danbury Jr. Hat Tricks training camp. “It was a last second decision,” Connor revealed. The 20 year-old stepped down from his position as a captain for the Elon Hockey team to pursue this new opportunity.  But Connor won’t forget the way Elon’s hockey team impacted his career. …

ENN Features Elon Universities Sole Female Hockey Player

“If I could leave an impact and leave something with being the only girl on the team, it would be to break that stigma and barriers. If you’re a hard-working player, who loves the game, you can play.” Grace Moroney Sophomore Grace Moroney joined the Elon University hockey team as a freshman and will begin her third consecutive season in …

New Captains Announced

Elon’s Club Ice Hockey announces the captains for the 2020-21 season after finishing their last game on Feb. 9 with a loss against UNC Chapel Hill. They end their regular season at 1-4-0 for the Carolina West Division of the ACCHL. Forward Matt McGaffigan (‘22) will lead the team next year as Captain. Coach Paul Pechmann also appointed Goaltender Doug …

Feature on ENN

“EVERY ONCE IN A WHILE, ONE OF US IS WALKING AROUND IN A HOCKEY SWEATSHIRT AND WE GET A ‘WE HAVE A HOCKEY TEAM?’ WE’RE KIND OF THE NEW KID ON THE BLOCK. ELON ISN’T AS WELL-KNOWN AS SOME OF THE DUKES OR UNCS WE PLAY. SO, WE DEFINITELY WANT TO BEAT THOSE TEAMS AND GIVE ELON HOCKEY A NAME.” …

Tempesta scores in OT

During Friday’s game on Sept. 27, Danato Tempesta ‘20 scored in overtime, carrying the Phoenix into a 6–5 victory against UNC Chapel Hill. This was the first win of the season for the Phoenix, and their excitement could be heard after the game with “Earth, Wind, & Fire,” blasting from the locker room.  “I feel pretty good, pretty amazing, not …

Freshman defends the net

The club introduces a lot of first-year players this year, including Doug Connor ‘23, the goalie for the first two games of the season. Originating from Pound Ridge, NY, Connor brings a lot of experience and skills with him to Elon. Up until his junior year in high school, Connor played for club teams in the Bedford area, but during …