The varsity hockey team beat St. Rita 4-2 in game 1 of the Kennedy Cup playoffs. Mike Jeffers, Dylan Misch, Jake Conrad, and Brett Bagus scored goals. Assists were made by Brett Bagus, Jake Conrad, Brandon Gyrion, and Dylan Misch. Game 2 will be played Wednesday night at 5:45 at Oak Lawn.
On Sunday, December 6, he varsity hockey team beat St. Viator 7-4 in CCHL play. Goals were scored by Tim Kirkwood with 3, Ryan Hanacek, Jake Conrad, DJ Smalarz, and Billy Spell. Assists were made by Ryan Hanacek with 2, Brett Bagus, Dylan Misch, Sean Dunn, DJ Smalarz, and Tim Kirkwood. Colton Edling had 36 saves. The Crusaders will play Marist onThursday, December 11, at 8:00 P.M. at the Oak Lawn Ice Arena.
On Sunday, November 23, 2014, the varsity hockey team lost to Providence. Nine Crusader players were challenged with a short bench and battled the nineteen player Celtic team to a final loss of 5-0. Goalie Colton Edling did a remarkable job in the net.
On Saturday, November 22, the junior varsity team faced Providence and lost 3-5. Goals were scored by Luke Engel, Jake Conrad, and Tim Kirkwood. Conrad had two assists and Engel had 1. On Sunday, the junior varsity defeated Fenwick with a final score of 3 to 1. Goals were scored by Declan Bentley, Luke Engel and Noah Negoski, and assists were provided by Jack Lipinski and Luke Engel.
This past weekend, Brother Rice varsity hockey faced the Mt. Carmel Caravan and prevailed with a final score of 5-2. Top scorer for the evening was Tim Kirkwood with 2 goals. Jake Conrad, Bill Spell and Alec Gladkowski each scored once. Assists for the evening were provided by Tim Kirkwood, Brett Bagus, Alec GladKowski, Bill Spell, and Michael Jeffers.
On Friday, November 15, the JV team faced Providence and lost with final score of 2 to 6. BR goals were provided by Noah Negoski and Tim Kirkwood. Tim Kirkwood also provided an assist.
On Thursday, November 20, varsity hockey faces Joliet Catholic at the Oak Lawn Ice Arena.
On Sunday, November 9, the JV hockey team faced the Notre Dame Dons and lost a close battle with a final score of 2-1. The lone goal was scored by Bryan Follenweider, assisted by Noah Negoski and Joe Dvornik. On Tuesday, November 11, the JV team faced Fenwick and came up short after another close game. The final score was 3-1, with a goal scored by Ray McCann assisted by Declan Bentley.
On Thursday, November 13, varsity hockey lost to St. Ignatius with a final score of 6-2. Both Crusader goals were scored by Brandon Gyrion with assists from Bill Spell, Michael Jeffers and Sean Dunne. The JV team takes on Providence tonight at 4:45 P.M. at the Oak Lawn Ice Arena, and varsity plays Mt. Carmel tomorrow at 7:00 P.M. at Southwest Ice Arena.
Brother Rice JV hockey had an exciting and successful weekend. On Saturday, November 1, 2014, the JV team faced Spartan hockey and won 5 to 2. Luke Engel had a great game and earned a hat trick! Also, scoring were Sean Ryan and Steve Susmarski, and assists by Steven Susmarski with 3, Noah Negoski, Andres Fernandez and Andy Batzel.
Sunday, November 2, brought the JV team another win defeating Lane Tech 3-1. Goals were scored by Andres Fernandez, Luke Engel, and Ray Mccann, assisted by Andy Betzel with two and Declan Bentley.
On Monday, November 3, the JV team had a close game facing opponent Mount Carmel. The game went into overtime, and Brother Rice fell to the Caravan 3-4. Goals were scored by Luke Engel with two, assisted by Steven Susmarski and Brian Follenweider with one, unassisted. Goalie Josh Moro had another remarkable game with 43 saves.
Brother Rice Varsity hockey beats Marist for the second time this season! On Thursday, October 30, 2014, the varsity hockey team defeated Marist with a final score of 5-4. Ryan Hanacek finished the evening with a hat trick and 2 assists followed by Alec Gladkowski with 1 goal and 2 assists. Bill Spell added a goal, and DJ Smalarz and Timmy Kirkwood each notched an assist
The varsity hockey team beat the Lemont Spartans last night 5-2. Goals were scored by Frank Minicino and Brett Bagus with 2 each, and Brandon Gyrion with 1. Assist were made by Ryan Hanacek , Mike Jeffers, and Brandon Gyrion with 2. Sean Dunn and Tim Kirkwood each had one assist. This brings the Varsity to 5-0 and first place in the ISHL league. The Varsity plays St. Rita next Thursday, October 23, at 8:00 P.M. at the Oak Lawn Ice Arena. The JV plays Providence Catholic this Sunday, October 19, at 4:45 P.M. at the Oak Lawn Ice Arena.
The varsity team beat St. Ignatius by the score of 4-2 to move to 2-0 in the Chicago Catholic Hockey League. Goals were scored by Ryan Hanacek and Billy Spell both with 2 goals each. Assists were made by Sean Dunn, Brett Bagus, Mike Jeffers, and Brandon Gyrion. The next CCHL game is against St. Rita on Thursday, October 23, 2014, at 8:00 P.M. at the Oak Lawn Ice Arena.
The Brother Rice Varsity hockey team beat Marist 10-3 on Thursday, October 9. Goals were scored by Brett Bagus with 4, Alec Gladkowski with 3, Tim Kirkwood with 2, and Dylan Misch with 1. Ryan Hanacek and Brett Bagus each had 2 assists. DJ Smalarz, Mike Jeffers, Brandon Gyrion, Jake Conrad, and Sean Dunn each had one assist in the game. Colton Edling had 18 saves. The next scheduled CCHL Varsity game is Sunday, October 12, 2014, at Johnny’s Icehouse West versus St. Ignatius. The Crusaders will also host St. Rita, at 8:00 P.M. at the Oak Lawn Ice Arena on Thursday October, 23.
The JV hockey team also beat Marist 7-5 last night. Goals were scored by Luke Engel with 3, Steven Susmarski with 2, and Andy Batzel and Joey Dvornik with 1. Assist were made by Andy Batzel with 2, and Jack Lipinski, Luke Engel, Steven Susmarski, and Joey Dvornik each had one assist. Their next CCHL game is this Saturday, October 11, at 8:00 P.M. vs. Notre Dame at the Iceland Skate Complex in Niles.