April 2, 2012
Leer, Berto Receive ECAC East All-Academic Accolades
The ECAC East men's ice hockey league announced its 11th annual All-Academic Team last week, and among the 81 individuals who received honors were a pair of Babson College student-athletes. Junior Matt Leer (Edina, Minn.) received ECAC East All-Academic recognition for the third straight season, while sophomore Connor Berto (Lake Forest, Ill.) garnered All-Academic honors for the second year in a row.
February 28, 2012
Hoban, Driscoll Earn ECAC East Postseason Honors
The ECAC East released its 2012 postseason honors this past Friday, and Babson College senior captain Mike Hoban (Medfield, Mass.) and first-year Mike Driscoll (Milton, Mass.) were both recognized. Hoban was named to the All-Conference Second Team, while Driscoll garnered a spot on the league's All-Rookie Team.
February 25, 2012
Southern Maine Upsets Ice Hockey, 2-1, In ECAC East Quarterfinals
Senior captain Dan Rautenberg scored two goals in the second period to propel the sixth-seeded University of Southern Maine Huskies to a 2-1 victory over third-seeded Babson College in the quarterfinal round of the 2012 ECAC East Men’s Ice Hockey Tournament at the Babson Skating Center on Saturday night.
February 21, 2012
Basketball, Hockey Teams Set To Host Conference Tournament Games
Babson will host a bevy of postseason games this week, as men's basketball, ice hockey, and women's basketball all earned home seeds in their respective conference tournaments. Paid admission will be required for all postseason contests, although Babson students will once again be admitted free with a valid OneCard courtesy of the Undergraduate School.
February 20, 2012
Peabody Named ECAC East Co-Goalie of the Week
Babson College senior Andrew Peabody (Marblehead, Mass.) was chosen as the ECAC East Co-Goalie of the Week on Monday. It marks the first time this season that the Beavers' netminder has received the honor.
February 18, 2012
Ice Hockey Closes Out Regular Season With 4-4 Tie Against No. 2 Norwich
The Babson men’s ice hockey team wrapped up its regular season schedule with another brilliant effort on Saturday, as the Beavers finished in a 4-4 tie with second-ranked Norwich University at Kreitzberg Arena in Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) East action.
February 17, 2012
Ice Hockey Locks Up Home Seed In League Tourney With 4-1 Win At Saint Michael's
The Babson College ice hockey team locked up the third seed in the upcoming ECAC East Tournament with a 4-1 victory over host Saint Michael's College on Friday night. Senior Andrew Peabody finished with 26 saves in the win, which improved the Beavers' record to 6-1-3 over their last 10 games.
February 11, 2012
Bonazza's OT Game-Winner Lifts Hockey past UNE, 4-3
Babson College freshman Andrew Bonazza (Dartmouth, Nova Scotia) scored the game-winning goal just 44 seconds into overtime to lift the host Beavers to a 4-3 victory over the visiting University of New England in an ECAC East men’s ice hockey matchup on Saturday afternoon at the Babson Skating Center. With the win, the Beavers improved to 8-12-3 overall and 8-5-3 in the conference, while the Nor’Easters dipped to 3-17-2 overall and 1-15-0 in ECAC East play.
February 10, 2012
Southern Maine Snaps Babson’s Unbeaten Streak With 3-1 Win
The visiting University of Southern Maine scored three unanswered goals in the second period of play and sophomore goalie Braely Torris (Eckville, Alberta) made 25 saves in net as the Huskies defeated host Babson College, 3-1, in an ECAC East men’s ice hockey tilt at the Babson Skating Center on Friday night.
February 4, 2012
Babson Rallies To Tie No. 4 Castleton State, 2-2
Babson College sophomore Shayne Anderson (Dorchester, Mass.) scored the game-tying goal with 39.6 seconds left in regulation to help the host Beavers secure a 2-2 overtime tie with nationally-ranked Castleton State College in an ECAC East men’s ice hockey matchup at the Babson Skating Center on Saturday afternoon.
February 3, 2012
Quick Start Helps Ice Hockey Trump Skidmore, 4-1
Babson College scored three goals in the opening nine minutes and senior goalie Andrew Peabody (Marblehead, Mass.) made 25 saves in net as the Beavers defeated visiting Skidmore College, 4-1, in an ECAC East men’s ice hockey matchup at the Babson Skating Center on Friday night.
January 28, 2012
Ice Hockey, UMass-Boston Skate To 1-1 Tie
UMass-Boston senior goalie Kevin Bendel (Denville, N.J.) made 37 saves in net and Babson College senior Andrew Peabody (Marblehead, Mass.) stopped 36 shots as the Beacons and Beavers skated to a 1-1 overtime tie in an ECAC East men’s ice hockey matchup at the Babson Skating Center on Saturday afternoon.
January 27, 2012
Anderson's OT Game-Winner, Peabody's 40 Saves Fuel Hockey's 4-3 Victory at UMass-Boston
Sophomore Shayne Anderson scored his first collegiate goal with just over a minute left in overtime to propel the Babson College men's ice hockey team to a huge 4-3 victory over host UMass-Boston in a matchup of ECAC East travel partners on Friday night. With the win, the Beavers extended their season-long unbeaten streak to four games while improving to 6-11-1 overall and 6-4-1 in league play. Meanwhile, the Beacons saw their four-game win streak come to a halt as they fell to 9-7-2 overall and 5-6-0 in the ECAC East.
January 21, 2012
Carlson's Late Heroics Lift Ice Hockey To 4-4 Tie With NEC
Senior Cody Carlson tallied three goals in a span of 2:37 in the final minutes of regulation to bring the Babson College men’s ice hockey team back from a 4-1 deficit en route to a 4-4 overtime tie with the New England College Pilgrims on Saturday.
January 20, 2012
Peabody, Ice Hockey Subdue Saint Anselm, 4-1
Senior goalie Andrew Peabody made 33 saves in net to lift the Babson College men's ice hockey team to a 4-1 victory over host Saint Anselm College in an ECAC East battle at the Thomas F. Sullivan Arena on Friday night.
January 14, 2012
Hoban Lifts Ice Hockey To Thrilling 4-3 Overtime Win Over Saint Michael's
Babson College senior captain Mike Hoban (Medfield, Mass.) scored the game-winning goal with 1:19 remaining in overtime as the Beavers defeating visiting Saint Michael’s College, 4-3, in an ECAC East men’s ice hockey contest at the Babson Skating Center on Saturday afternoon.
January 13, 2012
Ice Hockey Falls To No. 1 Norwich In Once-in-a-Lifetime Extravaganza
Despite suffering a 4-1 loss to top-ranked Norwich on Saturday, it was an amazing experience for the Babson hockey team and their fans as they took the ice at historic Fenway Park.
January 7, 2012
UMass-Dartmouth Edges Ice Hockey In Overtime, 2-1
Despite a valiant effort, the Babson ice hockey team suffered its fifth straight loss on Saturday, as the Beavers were edged out by host UMass-Dartmouth, 2-1, in overtime at Hetland Arena.
December 31, 2011
Beaver Tales No. 4: The Top 10 Babson Athletics Stories of 2011
This special New Year’s edition of Beaver Tales looks back at the previous 12 months as we celebrate the accomplishments of our incredibly successful student-athletes with the Top Stories of 2011.
December 31, 2011
Ice Hockey Loses To Utica, 6-2, In Cardinal Classic Consolation Game
Utica College used two powerplay goals from Ridge Garbutt to defeat the Babson men’s hockey team, 6-2, in the Cardinal Classic consolation game at Plattsburgh State's Stafford Ice Arena Saturday afternoon.
December 30, 2011
Plattsburgh State Blanks Ice Hockey In Cardinal Classic Semifinals
Junior Zeke Testa made 38 saves in net, but the Babson ice hockey team still fell to host Plattsburgh State, 5-0, in the second game of the Cardinal Classic at the Stafford Ice Arena on Friday night.
December 8, 2011
Curry Tops Ice Hockey, 6-2
Curry senior captain Payden Benning recorded two goals and one assist and first-year Derek Mohney made 23 saves in net to help the visiting Colonels defeat the Babson hockey team, 6-2, in a non-conference men’s ice hockey matchup at the Babson Skating Center on Thursday night.
December 6, 2011
Driscoll Dubbed ECAC East Rookie of the Week
For the first time in his young collegiate career, Babson College men's ice hockey first-year Mike Driscoll has been named the ECAC East Rookie of the Week.
December 3, 2011
Southern Maine Subdues Hockey, 6-0
Southern Maine goalie Braely Torris made 31 saves to earn the shutout as the Huskies blanked visiting Babson College, 6-0, in an ECAC East ice hockey contest on Saturday afternoon.
December 2, 2011
Ice Hockey Rallies To Top UNE, 5-2
Babson College scored five times over the final two periods to come back and defeat the University of New England men's ice hockey team, 5-2, in an ECAC East League contest Friday evening at Biddeford Ice Arena.
December 2, 2011
BABSON HOCKEY TO PLAY NORWICH AT FENWAY PARK
In a milestone event for the Babson College ice hockey program, the Beavers' January 13 home game against ECAC East rival Norwich University will be played at historic Fenway Park as part of Sun Life Frozen Fenway 2012.
November 27, 2011
Hobart Wins Cape Code Lighthouse Title; Babson Falls To Salem State In Consolation Game
Hobart College junior goaltender Martin Ausserhofer made 24 saves in net to earn Most Valuable Player honors as the Statesmen defeated Amherst College, 3-1, to win the first-ever Cape Cod Lighthouse Invitational Men’s Ice Hockey Tournament Championship at the Hyannis Youth & Community Center on Sunday afternoon.
November 26, 2011
Amherst, Hobart Avance In Cape Cod Lighthouse Hockey Tournament
Amherst College and Hobart College each earned victories in the semifinal round of the inaugural Cape Cod Lighthouse Invitational Men’s Ice Hockey Tournament at the Hyannis Youth & Community Center on Saturday afternoon.
November 22, 2011
Williams Downs Ice Hockey, 5-2
Williams College finished the first period with three unanswered goals to erase an early 1-0 deficit and defeat visiting Babson College, 5-2, in a non-conference ice hockey contest on Tuesday night.
November 19, 2011
Testa's 35 Saves Help Hockey Stave Off Skidmore, 4-2
Babson College took a 3-0 lead and then held off a late Skidmore rally for a 4-2 ECAC East men's hockey win Saturday at the Saratoga SpringsCity Rink.
November 18, 2011
Ice Hockey Falls To No. 3 Castleton State, 6-1
Castleton State scored five unanswered goals in the final two periods to defeat the visiting Babson College Beavers, 6-1, in an ECAC East men's ice hockey game on Friday evening. With the win, the Spartans improved to 5-0 on the season (5-0 ECAC East), while the Beavers fell to 1-2 overall (1-2 ECAC East).
November 7, 2011
Testa Named ECAC East Goalie of the Week
After leading the Babson College ice hockey team to its first victory of the season, junior goaltender Zeke Testa (Wellesley, Mass.) was named ECAC East Goalie of the Week on Monday.
November 5, 2011
Testa, Ice Hockey Notch First Win, 6-4 Over Saint Anselm
Junior PT Donato and first-year Andrew Bonazza each scored twice and junior goalie Zeke Testa made 38 saves as the Babson College ice hockey team claimed its first victory of the 2011-12 season with a 6-4 triumph over visiting Saint Anselm College in an ECAC East matchup at the Babson Skating Center on Saturday night.
November 4, 2011
Big Second Period Sends NEC Past Hockey, 6-2, In Season Opener
The New England College Pilgrims scored four times in a four-minute, 24-second stretch of the second period en route to a 6-2 victory over host Babson College in the opening game of the 2011-12 ECAC East ice hockey season at the Babson Skating Center on Friday night.
November 3, 2011
Ice Hockey Set To Open 2011-12 Season
Coming off yet another strong postseason run, the Babson College ice hockey team will embark on its quest for its fifth conference championship when the team opens its season with a home game against New England College tomorrow night at 7 p.m. at the Babson Skating Center.
October 25, 2011
Babson To Host Cape Cod Lighthouse College Hockey Invitational
The Babson College men's ice hockey team has announced that it will host the inaugural Cape Cod Lighthouse College Hockey Invitational Tournament over Thanksgiving Weekend at the Hyannis Youth & Community Center on Saturday and Sunday, November 26 and 27.
October 14, 2011
Flemming Named New Assistant Coach For Ice Hockey
The Babson College Athletics Department has announced that Brendan Flemming has been hired as an assistant coach for the Beavers' ice hockey program. Flemming joins a staff that includes head coach Jamie Rice '90 and fellow assistants Nate Dudley and Ed Kesell.
August 17, 2011
Facilities, GreenerU Spearhead Babson Skating Center Renovations
As part of Babson’s ongoing sustainability efforts, the Babson Facilities Department teamed up with local company GreenerU to make a number of major upgrades to the Babson Skating Rink this summer. Based out of Waltham, MA, GreenerU partners with colleges and universities throughout the country to increase energy efficiency, reduce carbon footprints, and save money by introducing and implementing comprehensive programs and facility solutions across campus.