Season Ends with Tough Loss to FGCU
March 24th, 2014
After blowing through their pool, the Penn State Ice Lions ran into a gritty Florida Gulf Coast team in the semi-finals and fell by a score of 6-4. Trailing 5-3 going into the third, the Ice Lions managed to pull within one with just over a minutes left. However, the Eagles sealed the deal with an empty netter with just 18 ticks remaining.
Final Four for Ice Lions
March 23rd, 2014
The Penn State Ice Lions rolled through their group at the ACHA Division 2 Nationals by a combined score of 20-4 and are now in their version of the "Frozen Four". They will face Florida Gulf Coast at noon on Monday in the semi-finals. MACHA-rival Maryland-Baltimore county and New Hampshire play in the other semi that day.
Ice Lions Survive Regionals, Prepare for Nationals
February 23rd, 2014
By finishing third in the Southeast Division for the regular season, the Penn State Ice Lions needed to earn their spot at Nationals in the regional playoffs. After holding off Bowling Green on Saturday to win 2-1, they did just that by defeating Toledo 4-2 on Sunday to earn the #3 seed for the region. They will have just under a month to prepare for the tournament, which will be held in Boston, as it will begin on March 21st with round-robin games.
Friday's Crab Pot Opener Moved Up
February 3rd, 2014
The Ice Lions' will be taking part in the Annual Crab Pot Tournament hosted by Navy this weekend. Their opening round game, with ACHA Division 1 Towson, was originally slated for a 6:30 pm start but has been moved to a 5:30 pm start. The tournament will take place in at McMullen Ice Center in Annapolis, Maryland and will also feature Lehigh University.
Sunday Game at Saint Joseph's Scratched
January 31st, 2014
The Ice Lions' game at Saint Joseph's scheduled for Sunday has been forfeited by the Hawks and will count as a 1-0 win for Penn State. The game will not be rescheduled as well. The Ice Lions will still face UMBC tomorrow afternoon at Reisterstown SportsPlex at 4:30 pm.