LMU Ice Hockey News

  • Oct

    Lions Power Past Cal Lutheran in Kings Cup Tournament…

    The Lions got into a bit of trouble early in the second, trailing Cal Lutheran 4-1 in the first round of the annual Kings Cup tournament. The Kings Cup, hosted by the LA Kings, sets to find out the best team in Los Angeles. First round and the championship round games are played at Staples… Read More

  • Oct

    Lion’s Fall Just Short of Big Upset

    The Lions played a tough game with a vastly injury depleted bench, and took Cal State Northridge to the final seconds in a 4-3 loss. The Lions got down 4-0 early in the second. The Lions offense came to life, with Paynter tipping in a power play goal. The freshman Tsokolas crashed the net from… Read More

  • Oct

    Medeiros Powers Lions to Dominate Win…

    It didn’t take long, as Sophomore Kory Medeiros stole the puck and scored on a breakaway just 1 minute into the Friday night game. The score would remain 1-0 after a dominate first period by the Lions. In the second, LMU broke it up with Medeiros notching two more goals, including a short hander. Senior… Read More

  • Oct

    Lion’s Grab Tie vs. CSUN

    The Lions played their strongest game of the year against their toughest opponent, never trailing and finishing with a tie against CSUN. LMU would score first as David Valencia found the back of the net on an early LMU power play. Shortly after, Matt Boente would steal the puck on a penalty kill and score… Read More

  • Oct

    Lions Split Weekend Set…

    The Lions dropped their Friday night game at USC, and lost the Century Cup to USC for the first time in 5 years. Looking to rebound, the Lions put forth a strong effort versus Chapman and came away with the victory. Chapman scored first, but newcomer Matt Boente tied it up late in the first…. Read More

  • Sep

    Alumni Game Fun!

    The LMU Alumni came back in force, with 26 alumni coming to the first annual Alumni game. In a fun, back and forth game, the two teams traded plenty of scoring and scoring opportunities. This was a great weekend to reconnect with some of the earliest faces from the Alumni team. In fact, at least… Read More

  • Sep

    Lion’s Fall in Home Opener

    The Lions hosted USC at the home opener, in what is becoming a tradition between these two teams. And the LMU student fans packed the rink in the same tradition, but in a twist on the past few seasons, the Lions dropped the home opener to USC, 2-1. USC used it’s speed to hem the… Read More

  • Sep

    Home Opener is Here!

    The team is in their third week of skating, with a handful of fresh faces from all over the country, the new look Lions will try to keep an old look alive, victories over USC. The team will look for their 13th straight win over the Trojans, in the first game of the season and… Read More

  • Aug

    Hyman Returns to Program as Assistant Coach

    The 3rd all time leading scorer is returning to the Lions in the Assistant Coach and Assistant GM role starting this season. He will join first year coach Joe Trotta behind the bench. Hyman, who comes from North Andover, MA, had 138 points in 103 games, and was team captain his junior and senior seasons…. Read More

  • Jun

    Coach Trotta Hired to Lead Lions!

    Joe Trotta joins the LMU Lions as Head Coach for the 2016-17 season. Trotta comes to the Lions with an impressive coaching career, including serving as the Video Coordinator for the NHL’s Anaheim Ducks for 7 seasons, including winning the Stanley Cup. Prior to joining the Ducks, Trotta served as Head Coach of the Los… Read More