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Five-Minute for charging enough for UMD’s Pionk?

Five-Minute for charging enough for UMD’s Pionk?

Allyson Bento, Sports Editor
March 24
Filed under Allyson Bento, Sports, Under Review

When there is a championship on the line, it’s safe to say emotions run high and the physicality increases with it. The NCHC championship game against the University of Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs was a prime example of this. The Fighting Hawks visited the penalty box a total of 12 times, while the...

UND men’s hockey Senior send off

UND men’s hockey Senior send off

Jake Andersen, Staff Writer
February 28
Filed under Jake Andersen, Showcase, Sports

With the UND men’s hockey team playing their final regular season games at the Ralph Engelstad Arena last weekend, it was bittersweet as fans said goodbye to another senior class. This farewell was unique compared to recent sendoffs, as the 2016-2017 class consists of captain Gage Ausmus and goalie Matt H...

Flashback Friday

Flashback Friday

Jake Andersen, Staff Writer
February 24
Filed under Jake Andersen, Showcase, Sports

It’s no mystery the UND Fighting Hawks men’s hockey team is in the midst of a season of adversity. After being swept by Western Michigan last weekend, the Hawks have lost seven out of their last 10 games and sit fifth in the NCHC standings with a 15-13-3 record, including 8-11-1-1 in the conference. With...

Hawks look to fly past Beavers

Hawks look to fly past Beavers

Jake Andersen, Staff Writer
January 27
Filed under Jake Andersen, Showcase, Sports

  After a pair of heartbreaking losses to the No. 1 Wisconsin Badgers, the UND Fighting Hawks women’s hockey team looks to get back into the win column this weekend against the Bemidji State Beavers. Losing two tightly contested games in Wisconsin dropped the Fighting Hawks to a record of 12-9-5 (9-7-4-2 WCHA), but UND has a case...

Bulldogs sweep Hawks at the Ralph

Bulldogs sweep Hawks at the Ralph

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
January 24
Filed under Jack Harvey, Showcase, Sports

This past weekend at the Ralph Engelstad Arena fans watched history be made for all the wrong reasons for the UND men’s hockey team. The Fighting Hawks hosted the NCHC leading Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs for what was previewed as a strong matchup between the 4th ranked Bulldogs and the 8th ranked H...

No dogs allowed

No dogs allowed

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
January 20
Filed under Jack Harvey, Showcase, Sports

The University of North Dakota men’s hockey team will be out for revenge this weekend against longtime rival Minnesota Duluth. After a split against Miami (Ohio), the Hawks will look to take advantage of home ice against the Bulldogs. The two have met earlier this season when the Bulldogs were able...

Winter Wonderful

Winter Wonderful

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
January 13
Filed under Jack Harvey, Showcase, Sports

While many of us went home for semester break, the University of North Dakota Men’s Hockey team made great strides as the quest for a repeat continued with several games played since the three weeks we’ve had classes. The Fighting Hawks have struggled early on this season, going winless in six...

Pride between the posts

Pride between the posts

Allyson Bento, Sports Editor
January 13
Filed under Allyson Bento, Player Profile, Showcase, Sports

Out of all the children who grow up wanting to be hockey players, only few make it in the big leagues, and only a small fraction decide to be goaltenders. Born and raised in Bratislava, Slovakia, Matej Tomek made his way to the U.S. via the North American Hockey League playing for the Topeka Roadrunners...

Hawks count eggs before they hatch

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
December 2
Filed under Jack Harvey, Sports

The University of North Dakota men’s hockey team will be taking the trip out to New York City this weekend to face Boston College in Madison Square Garden. The College Hockey Showdown will feature two of the most storied college hockey programs of all time. Sailing hasn’t been exactly smooth...

Mushing Huskies

Mushing Huskies

Jack Harvey, Staff Writer
November 22
Filed under Jack Harvey, Sports

After six consecutive winless results, the UND men’s hockey team can sleep a little easier at night after sweeping the St. Cloud State Huskies. Not only does this end the streak, but it also marks as the first time since 1998 when UND swept the Huskies in St. Cloud. “That (sweep stat) was something...

Hawks mauled at Mariucci

Hawks mauled at Mariucci

Allyson Bento, Sports Editor
November 8
Filed under Allyson Bento, Sports

UND fights to the bitter end in a rival series against Minnesota If they didn’t before, the Fighting Hawks now know what it feels like to hit rock bottom and disappointed fans are still awaiting the reloaded Hawks squad to show up. Renewing a historic rivalry between Minnesota and North Dakota...

Going down the Gopher Hole

Adam Gunderman, Staff Writer
November 4
Filed under Adam Gunderman, Sports

The biggest rivalry in college hockey will enter a new chapter in the history of UND vs the University of Minnesota this weekend. The Hawks will travel to Minneapolis this weekend to take on the U of M Golden Gophers. Games against the Gophers are different from other games. The intensity is ratcheted...

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