Men's Ice Hockey Announces 2018-19 Schedule

Men's Ice Hockey Announces 2018-19 Schedule

FAIRFIELD, Conn.- Head Men's Ice Hockey Coach CJ Marottolo announced the 2018-19 schedule this morning. The 34-game schedule includes seven non-conference games including games against the former number 11 team in the country Northeastern on Oct. 12 and 13 followed by a match against Providence on Oct. 20 at home. The team will also take on Ivy League member Yale on Jan. 12 and local rival UCONN on Jan.29. 

"We are very excited about our upcoming schedule this year . We have combined our very competing league schedule with a tremendous out of league slate of games.  We open the year at home with two teams , Northeastern and Providence, who made the NCAA tournament a year .  Right after Christmas break we will play Vermont and Yale and we close out our non- league schedule with our annual game versus UCONN." Coach Marottolo on the upcoming 2018-19 schedule. 

SHU opens up Atlantic Hockey League play at Bentley on Nov. 2 followed by a single game at Army West Point on Nov. 9. Then after the team returns home on Nov. 10 to host Army, the team will face-off in eight straight Atlantic Hockey League matches beginning on Nov. 16-17 when they host Mercyhurst. The team will then travel to Buffalo to face Canisius for a two game stint beginning on Nov. 23 and ending on Nov. 24. The Pioneers will then return home to host Robert Morris on Nov. 30 and Dec. 1. SHU will then close out December when they travel to face Rochester Institute of Technology on Dec. 7-8. 

The Pioneers begin the new year at Vermont on Jan. 4 for a single match beginning at 7 p.m. SHU then returns home to face AIC on Jan. 8 at 7:05 p.m. Then the team will travel to New Haven on Jan. 12 to face Ivy League power Yale. Following the Yale game the team will return home for five straight home games from January 19-25 in which the Pioneers will face Air Force, Holy Cross and UCONN. One game against Air Force taking place on Jan. 20 will be played at the Yale Rink in New Haven. As the month turns over into February, the team will be on a four game roadstand first against Robert Morris on Feb 1 and 2. SHU will then travel up north to Buffalo where they will face Canisius for a duo of matches on Feb. 8 and 9. The team returns home on Feb. 15 when they host RIT for two games and then host one more home game against Army on Feb. 22 before concluding the regular season with three road games ending with AIC on Mar. 2. 

2018/19 schedule

Oct 12 v Northeastern 7pm

Oct 13 v Northeastern 7pm

Oct 20 v Providence 7pm

 

Nov 2 @ Bentley 7:05

Nov 3. @ Bentley 5:05

Nov 9 @ Army 7:05

Nov 10 v Army 2:05

Nov 16 v Mercyhurst 7pm

Nov 17 v Mercyhurst 7pm

Nov 23 @Canisius 1:05

Nov 24@Canisius 1:05

Nov 30 v RMU 7pm

 

Dec 1 v RMU 2pm

Dec 7 at RIT 7pm

Dec 8 @ RIT 4pm

 

Jan 4 @ UVM 7pm

Jan 8 v AIC 7:05 pm

Jan 12 @ Yale 7pm

Jan 15 v AIC 7:05

Jan 19 v Air Force 2:05

Jan 20 v Air Force 4:05 at Yale

Jan 25 v Holy Cross 7pm

Jan 26 v Holy cross 2:05

Jan 29 @ UCONN 7pm

 

Feb 1 @ RMU 7pm

Feb 2 @ RMU 4pm

Feb 8 @ Niagara 7pm

Feb 9 @ Niagara 4pm

Feb 15 v RIT 12:00pm

Feb 16 v RIT 2pm

Feb 22 v Army 7pm

Feb 23 @Army 7pm

Feb 28 @ AIC 7:05

March 2 @ AIC - 1:05