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 …

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“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.” …

Store open until Nov.4!

We are pleased to announce that the Elon Club Hockey Store is now open! It will remain open until Monday, November 4th at 12 pm EST. Orders will ship approximately on December 6th, so they should arrive in plenty of time for the holidays. Click here to access the Elon Hockey Store.  You’ll see great merchandise including Patagonia half zips …

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 …

2019–2020 Roster

The 2019–2020 Roster is out, and there are a lot of ways to keep up with the team this season. All of the home games are located at the Orange County Sportsplex in Hillsborough, NC. If you are not able to make it to a game in person, you can live-stream the games through the club’s Youtube channel. Just search …

Coaches build locker room

Club Hockey began their season last Wednesday, Sept. 4th, with a Captains Practice. Returning and new players were excited to get started and see the new changes to the club. Over the summer, Head Coach Paul Pechmann and the Assistant Coaches Brian Johnson and Bruce Crisp worked together to build a new locker room for the players outside of their …

Garfield is inducted into ACCHL’s Hall of Fame

This year, Nick Garfield ‘16 became the first member of Elon’s Club Ice Hockey to be selected into the Atlantic Coast Collegiate Hockey League’s (ACCHL) Hall of Fame for his overall performance as a player from 2012–2016. Throughout his time at Elon, Garfield played as a Defenseman for the club in the ACCHL M2, and was named ACCHL Defenseman of …

Club tryouts are right around the corner

Are you interested in trying-out for Elon Club Hockey? Make sure to grab your gear before moving back to campus and mark your calendar! Tryouts will be held at Captains Practice on September 4th from 7:30-8:30PM at the Orange County Sportsplex. There are a lot of changes happening for the club this season! If you make the team, you will …