Team Updates

  • Aug

    2019 Hall of Fame Class: Gilligan, Birenbaum, Milo

    The Lions are proud to announce the players selected to the 2019 Hockey Hall of Fame.  Robb Gilligan, Jeremy Birenbaum and Dylan Milo join the nine previous selected members to bring the LMU Hockey Hall of fame to 12 in 2019. Robb Gilligan (Founders Category): Gilligan had a large hand in the existence of the… Read More

  • Jun

    Hyman, Staves Tapped to Lead Lions

    The Lions have announced their coaching staff for the 2019/20 ACHA hockey season.  With the Lions returning the majority of their record breaking roster from last year, along with ten new players, the team is excited for another great year. Jack Hyman has been elevated to head coach for the first time.  After coming to… Read More

  • Mar

    Lions Complete Record Setting Season

    LMU finished tied-for-second in the WCHC, the program’s best finish since its rebirth season 13 years ago. The Lions completed season sweeps of five conference rivals and finished the regular season with seven consecutive conference victories.

  • Dec

    First Half Recap: Lions Clinch Playoff Birth, Enter Winter Break in First Place

    The LMU Lions wrapped up the first half of its 2018-19 regular season sitting atop the conference and with a guaranteed trip to the playoffs already in hand. The Lions enter the break leading the West Coast Hockey Conference (WCHC) with a 10-2 mark (20 points) in conference play. LMU’s 20 points in WCHC action… Read More

  • Aug

    Nick Cruz Elected to Wall of Fame

    Nick Cruz, 2011 Graduate, was elected to the LMU Wall of Fame for the 2018 class.  Cruz, from San Jose, came to LMU in 2007 and played four seasons for the Lions.  From his freshman year, Cruz was consistently a leading scorer for the Lions, notching 87 points in 63 games.  Cruz also was the… Read More

  • Aug

    Lions Take Tahoe for Training Camp

    The Lions instituted a new preseason camp this year, as a majority of the team took 4 days from summer to travel to South Lake Tahoe for a training camp.  The team skated multiple times a day, went on hikes and bonded over a camp fire.  Besides shaking off the cobwebs of the off season,… Read More

  • May

    2018-19 Recruit Class

    The Lions are excited to announce the 2018-19 hockey team recruit class.  With our largest ever freshman class, and 14 overall recruits, the Lions are poised to continue their rise in the ACHA West Rankings.  Here is a bit about our incoming players: #1- Hayden Stocker – Goaltender, from Northern California.  Was starting goalie for… Read More

  • Feb

    End of Season Banquet and Winners

    The team celebrated the end of a successful season and their bright future with the annual team banquet, roast and awards.  The award winners were: “Most Improved” – Jacob Benson “Squid of the Year” (Favorite Rookie) – Greg Bennett “Big Tip Award” (Player who exemplifies LMU’s Values) – Marc Brockwell “Coaches Award” – Justin Hertz… Read More

  • Sep

    Alumni Return for Annual Event

    The Alumni game was a great success, with 19 former players returning to play in the annual Hockey Alumni Game.  In the fun spirited event, the Alumni still showed some of the skill they played with at LMU and had a great game with the current team.  Alumni from as far back as 2008 graduates,… Read More

  • Sep

    Lions Featured in CA Rubber Magazine

    CA Rubber took at look at LMU’s upcoming season and the future of LMU Ice Hockey! Read it Here: