Men's Hockey

Cecka, Lindblad earn All-MIAC honors
MARCH 11, 2014 — ST. PAUL, Minn. - St. Olaf senior Dan Cecka and sophomore Peter Lindblad were named All-MIAC by the league's men's hockey coaches on Thursday after helping St. Olaf to a third place finish.


Ole men fall in semifinals
MARCH 1, 2014 — MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn. - Top-seeded St. Thomas held off St. Olaf 2-1 in the semifinal round of the MIAC men's hockey playoffs on Saturday night at St. Thomas Arena.


Men's hockey advances with 5-3 win over Cobbers

FEBRUARY 28, 2014 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - St. Olaf defeated Concordia-Moorhead 5-3 in the quarterfinal round of the MIAC playoffs on Friday night at Northfield Ice Arena.




Lindblad hat trick, Rath overtime goal lift Oles past Auggies
FEBRUARY 22, 2014 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Augsburg scored three unanswered goals in the final nine-plus minutes to upend St. Olaf 4-3 in a MIAC men's hockey game on Saturday night, as the Oles fell to the fourth spot in the upcoming MIAC playoffs.


Auggies upend Ole men in series opener
FEBRUARY 21, 2014 — MINNEAPOLIS - Augsburg overcame a 2-1 third period deficit to defeat St. Olaf 3-2 in a MIAC men's hockey game on Friday night.


Men's hockey continues streak with shootout win over Cobbers
FEBRUARY 8, 2014 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - The St. Olaf men's hockey team added to their winning streak with a 3-2 shootout win over Concordia College on Saturday at Northfield Ice Arena. The win is the Oles' eighth consecutive and keeps them in third place in the MIAC with one series to play.


Oles, Anderson defeat Cobbers in OT
FEBRUARY 7, 2014 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - The St. Olaf men's hockey team defeated the Concordia Cobbers 5-4 in overtime. Sophomore Andrew Anderson's goal halfway through overtime sealed the win for the Oles.


Ole men make it six straight with win, sweep over SMU
FEBRUARY 1, 2014 — WINONA, Minn. - Dylan Porter scored twice and Steven Sherman had two assists as St. Olaf defeated Saint Mary's 7-2 on Saturday to win its sixth straight and complete a two-game MIAC men's hockey sweep in the process.


Cecka scores twice, Oles beat SMU
JANUARY 31, 2014 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Dan Cecka scored twice as St. Olaf defeated Saint Mary's University 5-1 in a MIAC men's hockey game at Northfield Ice Arena on Friday night.





Men's hockey rallies to drop Bethel 4-3
JANUARY 25, 2014 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - The St. Olaf men's hockey team (7-9-3, 5-3-2 MIAC) rallied from a 3-0 first period deficit to defeat Bethel University 4-3 on Saturday night at Northfield Ice Arena.


Sherman goal, Papciak shutout leads Oles past Bethel
JANUARY 24, 2014 — BLAINE, Minn. - Steven Sherman's goal with 5:32 left in regulation and Steve Papciak's 25-save shutout helped visiting St. Olaf defeat Bethel University 1-0 on Friday night in a MIAC men's hockey game.


Papciak is MIAC's player of the week
JANUARY 20, 2014 — ST. PAUL, Minn. - St. Olaf goaltender Steve Papciak was named the MIAC's player of the week on Monday after he stopped a combined 50 shots in the Oles' 4-0 and 4-2 sweep of Hamline University over the weekend.


Men's hockey finishes sweep of Hamline
JANUARY 18, 2014 — ST. PAUL, Minn. - The St. Olaf men's hockey team completed a MIAC sweep of Hamline University with a 4-2 win on Saturday night.


Men's hockey blanks Pipers
JANUARY 17, 2014 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - St. Olaf skated to a 5-0 shutout win over visiting Hamline University in a MIAC men's hockey game on Friday night at Northfield Ice Arena.


Men's hockey falls to late Lake Forest rally
JANUARY 11, 2014 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - The St. Olaf men's hockey team had leads of 1-0 and 3-1, but fell 4-3 to a third period rally by Lake Forest College in non conference action.


Ole men's hockey battles for overtime tie against No. 1 Adrian College
JANUARY 10, 2014 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - The St. Olaf men's hockey team battled No. 1 Adrian College to a 4-4 tie on Friday night at Northfield Ice Arena.





No. 14 UW-River Falls uses three goals in second period to beat Ole men
JANUARY 4, 2014 — SOUTH ST. PAUL, Minn. - No. 14 UW-River Falls used three second period scores to top St. Olaf 4-2 in a men's hockey game on Saturday night at Wakota Arena.


Gustavus takes shootout win over Ole men
DECEMBER 7, 2013 — ST. PETER, Minn. - Gustavus Adolphus College scored a shootout victory over St. Olaf in a MIAC men's hockey game at Don Roberts Arena on Saturday night.


Ole men's hockey drops 3-1 decision to Gustavus
DECEMBER 6, 2013 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - The St. Olaf men's hockey team lost 3-1 to Gustavus in a tightly contested MIAC game on Friday night at Northfield Ice Arena.


Oles down Lawrence for weekend sweep
NOVEMBER 30, 2013 — APPLETON, Wis. - For the second straight night the St. Olaf men's hockey team was able to erase an early deficit, as the Oles defeated Lawrence University 5-1 Saturday night at the Appleton Family Ice Center in the final game of the NCHA-MIAC Showcase, completing a non-conference weekend sweep.


Men's hockey picks up win over Marian
NOVEMBER 29, 2013 — APPLETON, Wis. - Peter Lindblad scored twice, including the game-winner early in the third period, as St. Olaf defeated Marian University 4-3 in the NCHA-MIAC Thanksgiving Showdown on Friday night.


UST gets 3-0 win on Saturday
NOVEMBER 23, 2013 — MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn. - Drew Fielding made 30 saves to lead St. Thomas to a 3-0 MIAC men's hockey win on Saturday night at St. Thomas Arena.


Ole men's hockey falls to Tommies in shootout
NOVEMBER 22, 2013 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - The Ole men's hockey team experienced their first shootout of the season in a loss to St. Thomas. In a very close game, the Oles and Tommies skated to a 2-2 tie in regulation and overtime.




Oles fall to St. John's in 11-goal outing
NOVEMBER 16, 2013 — ST. CLOUD. Minn. - St. Olaf managed to score four goals but couldn't keep the puck out of their own net on Saturday evening and fell to St. John's 7-4 in St. Cloud.


Men's hockey drops Johnnies in conference opener
NOVEMBER 15, 2013 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - The St. Olaf men's hockey team jumped out to an early 2-0 lead in the first period to defeat St. John's University in both teams MIAC opener.


Men's hockey dealt lopsided loss at UW-Stevens Point
NOVEMBER 9, 2013 — STEVENS POINT, Wis. - UW-Stevens Point defeated St. Olaf 8-1 in a non-conference men's hockey game on Saturday night.


Blugolds over Ole men in series opener
NOVEMBER 8, 2013 — EAU CLAIRE, Wis. - UW-Eau Claire used three second period goals in a 5-2 non-conference men's hockey win over visiting St. Olaf on Friday night.


Cardinals get a pair of power play goals in third to upend Ole men
NOVEMBER 3, 2013 — BLAINE, Minn. - Saint Mary's University scored a pair of power play goals in the final seven-plus minutes of regulation to upend St. Olaf 3-2 in a non-conference men's hockey game on Sunday afternoon at Fogerty Arena.


Auggies prevail in men's hockey opener
NOVEMBER 2, 2013 — BLAINE, Minn. - Augsburg College topped St. Olaf 3-1 in a non-conference men's hockey game in the MIAC Showcase on Saturday night at Fogerty Arena.


Harris named second team All-America
MARCH 15, 2013 — LAKE PLACID, N.Y. - St. Olaf forward Jeff Harris was named to the American Hockey Coaches Association (AHCA) CCM All-America second team on Thursday, the group announced.


Jeff Harris is league MVP as he, brother Kevin are All-MIAC selections
MARCH 5, 2013 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Jeff Harris was named MIAC men's hockey co-MVP on Tuesday, after the St. Olaf junior led the league in goals and added eight assists. His brother Kevin was the Oles' other representative on the All-MIAC team.


Oles rally, but Gusties hold on for MIAC playoff win
FEBRUARY 22, 2013 — ST. PETER, Minn. - St. Olaf rallied from a 3-0 deficit to get within one, but Gustavus Adolphus College outlasted the visiting Oles 3-2 in a MIAC men's hockey first round playoff game on Friday night.


Ole men drop 2-0 decision, to face Gusties again in playoffs
FEBRUARY 16, 2013 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Gustavus Adolphus College posted a 2-0 MIAC men's hockey win over St. Olaf on Saturday night to complete a two-game series sweep and set up a rematch between the schools in the first round of the MIAC playoffs next weekend.


Gusties get 4-1 win over Ole men
FEBRUARY 15, 2013 — ST. PETER, Minn. - Gustavus scored four unanswered in a 4-1 MIAC men's hockey victory over visiting St. Olaf on Friday night.


Johnnies complete sweep with 4-0 win over Oles
FEBRUARY 8, 2013 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Saint John's completed a two-game MIAC men's hockey sweep with a 4-0 win over host St. Olaf on Friday night at Northfield Ice Arena.


SJU rallies in third period to defeat Ole men
FEBRUARY 7, 2013 — ST. CLOUD, Minn. - Saint John's University scored a 4-2 MIAC men's hockey win over St. Olaf on the heels of a three-goal third period on Thursday night at the National Hockey Center.


Auggies stop Oles' streak with 2-1 win
FEBRUARY 2, 2013 — MINNEAPOLIS - Augsburg College defeated St. Olaf 2-1 in a MIAC men's hockey game on Saturday, to end the Oles' five-game winning streak.


Harris scores twice as Oles win fifth straight
FEBRUARY 1, 2013 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Jeff Harris scored twice as St. Olaf used three second period goals to defeat Augsburg College 4-1 in a MIAC men's hockey game on Friday night at Northfield Ice Arena.


Harris is MIAC's player of the week
JANUARY 28, 2013 — ST. PAUL, Minn. - St. Olaf junior Jeff Harris was named the MIAC's men's hockey player of the week on Monday after helping St. Olaf to a pair of 3-2 wins over St. Thomas this weekend.


Ole men finish sweep of UST
JANUARY 26, 2013 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Jeff Harris scored twice as St. Olaf completed a two-game MIAC men's hockey sweep of St. Thomas with a 3-2 win on Saturday night at Northfield Ice Arena.





Men's hockey tops Tommies 3-2
JANUARY 25, 2013 — MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn. - St. Olaf claimed a 3-2 MIAC men's hockey win over St. Thomas on Friday night behind a 47-save night from Henrik Wood.


St. Olaf gets men's hockey sweep with 6-4 win at BU
JANUARY 19, 2013 — BLAINE, Minn. - St. Olaf completed a two-game MIAC sweep with a 6-4 men's hockey victory over host Bethel University on Saturday night.


Ole men skate past Bethel
JANUARY 18, 2013 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Andrew Anderson scored twice while Tim Tuscher and Kevin Harris each had a goal and an assist as St. Olaf defeated Bethel 5-2 in a MIAC men's hockey game on Friday night at Northfield Ice Arena.


Ole hockey skates to 2-2 tie with ranked UW Eau Claire
JANUARY 12, 2013 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - The St. Olaf men's hockey team skated to a 2-2 overtime tie with UW-Eau Claire on Saturday night.





No. 4 St. Norbert catches fire in second, tops Oles 6-3
JANUARY 5, 2013 — DePERE, Wis. - St. Olaf took a 1-0 lead to the second period, but No. 4 St. Norbert scored five times in the period and defeated the Oles 6-3 in a non-conference men's hockey game on Saturday night.


UW-Stevens Point gets early lead, knocks off Oles 5-2
JANUARY 4, 2013 — STEVENS POINT, Wis. - UW-Stevens Point raced to a 4-0 lead and held off visiting St. Olaf 5-2 in a non-conference men's hockey game on Friday night at KB Willett Arena.


Cecka, Harris lead Oles to victory
DECEMBER 1, 2012 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Dan Cecka had two goals and two assists, while Jeff Harris had a goal and two assists as St. Olaf defeated Saint Mary's University 5-1 in a MIAC men's hockey game on Saturday night at Northfield Ice Arena.


Oles drop wild series opener to Cards
NOVEMBER 30, 2012 — WINONA, Minn. - Saint Mary's University overcame a 3-1 deficit with four second period goals to top St. Olaf 7-5 in a MIAC men's hockey game on Friday night.


Babson hands Oles 3-0 loss
NOVEMBER 24, 2012 — BABSON PARK, Mass. - Babson College scored an early first period goal and two in the third to upend St. Olaf in a men's hockey game on Saturday night at Babson Skating Center.


Ole men blanked by Williams
NOVEMBER 23, 2012 — WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. - Williams College defeated St. Olaf 4-0 in a men's hockey game on Friday night at Lansing Chapman Rink.


Harris brothers lead Oles past Hamline for sweep
NOVEMBER 17, 2012 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Jeff and Kevin Harris each had a goal and an assist as St. Olaf defeated Hamline University to complete a two-game MIAC men's hockey sweep, on Saturday night at Northfield Ice Arena.




Rath scores twice as Oles beat HU
NOVEMBER 16, 2012 — VADNAIS HEIGHTS, Minn. - Mark Rath scored twice and added an assist as St. Olaf defeated Hamline University 5-2 on Friday night.


Ole men get split with Saturday afternoon win at Concordia
NOVEMBER 10, 2012 — MOORHEAD, Minn. - St. Olaf built a three-goal lead and held on for a 3-2 MIAC men's hockey win over host Concordia-Moorhead on Saturday afternoon at Moorhead Sports Center.


Men's hockey falls late in overtime to Concordia
NOVEMBER 10, 2012 — MOORHEAD, Minn.- Brian Kang scored his second goal of the game with under a minute left in overtime to give host Concordia a 2-1 win over the St. Olaf men's hockey team in the MIAC opener for both teams on Friday night at Moorhead Sports Center.


UW-Superior takes advantage of late powerplay goals to defeat St. Olaf 3-1
NOVEMBER 3, 2012 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - UW-Superior scored two powerplay goals in the third to take down St. Olaf 3-1 in a non-conference men's hockey game on Saturday afternoon.


St. Olaf holds off St. Scholastica to win 2-1
NOVEMBER 2, 2012 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Steve Papciak finished with 36 saves for the Oles as they defeated St. Scholastica in a non-conference men's hockey game on Friday night.




Oles score five goals to beat U-18 Norwegian National team
OCTOBER 31, 2012 — NORTHFIELD - Minn. - Joe Carney led St. Olaf with two goals as the Oles defeated the U-18 Norwegian National team 5-1 in a men's hockey exhibition on Wednesday night.




Cecka scores two goals as the Oles tie St. Thomas
OCTOBER 28, 2012 — BLAINE, Minn. - Dan Cecka scored twice as the St. Olaf men's hockey team skated to a 2-2 tie against St. Thomas on Sunday afternoon in the final round of the MIAC Showcase.


Auggies use shorthanded goals to beat Ole men
OCTOBER 27, 2012 — BLAINE, Minn. - Augsburg's B.J. McClellan scored a pair of shorthanded goals midway through the third period as the Auggies defeated St. Olaf 3-2 on Saturday afternoon at Fogerty Arena in the first round of the MIAC Men's Hockey Showcase.


Grogan a ACHA First Team All-America selection
MARCH 16, 2012 — LAKE PLACID, N.Y. - St. Olaf senior defenseman Derek Grogan was named to the American Hockey Coaches Association (ACHA) CCM Division II-III All-America West First Team, the association announced on Thursday afternoon.




Grogan, Leis, Raskob and Lies earn All-MIAC honors
MARCH 6, 2012 — ST. PAUL, Minn. - Four St. Olaf seniors -- Derek Grogan, Ben Lies, Charlie Raskob and Peter Rohn -- were named to the MIAC men's hockey all-conference team on Tuesday, the league announced.


Gusties start fast, hold off Ole men 4-2 in MIAC hockey title game
MARCH 3, 2012 — ST. PETER, Minn. - Gustavus Adolphus College scored the game's first three goals in the first period and held off the St. Olaf men's hockey team 4-2 in the MIAC Playoff championship game on Saturday night before an announced crowd of 1,391.


Fan bus available for men's hockey game at Gustavus
FEBRUARY 28, 2012 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - A student fan bus will be available for the St. Olaf men's hockey game at Gustavus Adolphus College in the MIAC Playoff title match on Saturday.


Papciak earns MIAC's player of the week honor
FEBRUARY 27, 2012 — ST. PAUL, Minn. - St. Olaf first year goaltender Steve Papciak was named the MIAC's player of the week after he earned two victories as St. Olaf advanced to the MIAC Playoff finale with a pair of wins last week.




Ole men score twice in third to upset No. 6 Tommies, advance to MIAC final
FEBRUARY 25, 2012 — MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn. - Jeff Harris' goal at the 7:16 mark of the third period helped St. Olaf to a 4-3 win over No. 6 and top-seeded St. Thomas in the MIAC men's hockey playoff semifinals to advance to the tournament final next weekend.


Ole men erase early deficit, defeat Pipers 3-2 to open MIAC Playoffs
FEBRUARY 23, 2012 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - St. Olaf overcame a 2-0 deficit to defeat visiting Hamline University 3-2 in the first round of the MIAC Men's Hockey Playoffs on Thursday night at Northfield Ice Arena.



Men's hockey loses lead, but saves tie with Gusties
FEBRUARY 18, 2012 — ST. PETER, Minn. - The St. Olaf men's hockey team lost a 3-0 third period lead, but managed a 3-3 tie with host Gustavus in the regular season finale on Saturday night.


Gusties spoil night for Ole men with 3-2 OT win
FEBRUARY 17, 2012 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Gustavus Adolphus College overcame a 2-0 second period deficit and defeated St. Olaf 3-2 in overtime in a MIAC men's hockey game on Friday night at Northfield Ice Arena.


Rohn gets game-winner as Oles save split with SJU
FEBRUARY 11, 2012 — ST. CLOUD, Minn. - Peter Rohn's power-play goal late in the third period lifted St. Olaf to a 2-1 MIAC men's hockey win over host Saint John's University on Saturday, to save a split in the two-game series.


Oles erase deficit, but Johnnies rally for men's hockey win
FEBRUARY 10, 2012 — NORTHFIELD, Minn. - St. Olaf erased a 3-0 deficit with three scores in a nine-minute stretch, but Saint John's responded and defeated the host Oles 6-3 on Friday night in a MIAC men's hockey game at Northfield Ice Arena.