Halfway there

READY  — Freshman Colt Steele has scored three goals on the season, but was unable to find the net in either game in the Flames series against Davenport.  Photo credit: Courtney Russo

DI Hockey splits third straight series on home ice The Liberty Flames Division I (DI) men’s hockey team (7-1-4) split its weekend series against the Davenport University Panthers (3-2-1) Friday and Saturday, Oct. 17 and 18. Davenport 4, Liberty 3 (SO)The Flames fell to Davenport Friday in the first game, …

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’Cats elude sweep

Still standing — Danny Logan flies through falling defenders. Photo credit: Courtney Russo

Flames outscore Wildcats 13-6 over two games, but split series Whoever said numbers never lie did not watch much hockey. Liberty University men’s division I (DI) hockey (5-0-2) and the University of Arizona (2-1-0) proved that this weekend, Oct. 3-4 in a 1-1 series split in which play transcended the …

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Playoff ousting avenged

ICE HOT — Freshman Luke Simon (22) notched two goals on the weekend. Photo credit: Courtney Russo

Liberty University men’s division I (DI) hockey, ranked No. 7 in preseason American Collegiate Hockey Association (ACHA) polls, battled their Sept. 19-20, 1-1 weekend series split versus the No. 12 Naval Academy in the mind as much as on the ice. The teams last met in the second round of […]

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Flames strike

Full speed — Senior captain and defenseman Matt Sherry leads the Flames to the first victory of the 2014-15 season. Photo credit: Courtney Russo

While the Liberty Flames men’s division I (DI) hockey team began a new season with nine new players and a new playbook Friday night, they posted a 7-2 win over the Potomac Patriots Junior A team in decidedly old fashion. It was captain Matt Sherry and alternate captain Lindsay LeBlanc, both […]

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Clean sweep

HIP CHEcK — The Flames handed out big hits against Delaware. Photo credit: Ruth Bibby

Hockey derails No. 4 Delaware Liberty’s Division I men’s hockey team played host to the No. 4 Delaware Blue Hens Friday, Nov. 8 and Saturday, Nov. 9 at the LaHaye Ice Center. Last year, the Blue Hens swept the Flames, but this year, the Flames made sure that would not …

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Men’s hockey flips switch

BIG HITS — Liberty rebounded to thrash Arizona in game two. Photo credit: Ruth Bibby

The Liberty Flames men’s Division I hockey team split a weekend series with the University of Arizona Wildcats at the LaHaye Ice Center, October 11 and 12. Arizona 5, LU 1 Despite outshooting the Wildcats, the Flames could not hold off the fellow American Collegiate Hockey Association (ACHA) top-25 team, …

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