Davis, CA- In the first month of the 2019-20 season, the Aggies played three games. Each one was almost entirely different from the last. Currently holding a 1-2-0 record, the team has four games remaining in the fall quarter, all of which are at home and scheduled before Thanksgiving break.
Opening night was a closely contested home game against Stanford with plenty of friends and fans spectating. The Aggies emerged with an early one goal lead that, over the course of a period and a half, became a three goal deficit. The third period, which has been one of the team’s strongest thus far, fell just short of a comeback. An unfortunate goal into the empty net near the end of the game sealed the deal for Stanford. The Aggies will have three...
Davis, CA- Autumn is finally upon us, which means classes are in session, the air is getting cooler, and, best of all, hockey is back. This past week, the City of Davis experienced not only a tornado but also the beginning of the Aggie ice hockey season. The first practice was held on September 30th at Vacaville Ice Sports, the Aggies’ home rink. Given the success of the previous year in their run to the finals against Santa Clara University and the addition of several new players, there is much to be excited about for the 2019-20 season.
Losing Alex Sloan (#24) on the blue line might be the biggest roster challenge of the year. However, there is hope that incoming freshman Anthony Goldhawk will be able to make up for those minutes. Up front...
Davis, CA- The second half of the 2018-19 season was one of the most successful runs for the UC Davis ice hockey team in many years. The rainy gloom and cold weather that winter quarter is annually paired with were overshadowed by a five-game winning streak, a trip to sunny southern California, memorable on-ice performances, and a remarkable postseason run.
Now that the season has come to an end, it will be worth looking back at how this year will be remembered and what the team accomplished. Here is a short summary of the key moments from every game this quarter:
Friday, 11 January 2019
UC Davis vs. Santa Clara University
Final Score: 4-3 L (OT)
Goals: Machida, Teeple, Teeple
The first game of the new year brought with it an excit...