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Wednesday, 5.14.2014 / 11:15 AM
Montclair State University Club Hockey Team Recognized for Community Service Efforts
By Brittany Burke
Red Hawks named the recipients of the 2014 ACHA DII Community Service Award.
Tuesday, 5.06.2014 / 1:40 PM
NJ Rockets Prepares Players For An Elite Future
By Brittany Burke
The junior hockey team is building a reputation for developing young and skilled players.
Friday, 5.02.2014 / 12:10 PM
Special Hockey Clinic Hosted at Prudential Center
By Brittany Burke
Hockey clinic helps celebrate special hockey in New Jersey.
Tuesday, 4.29.2014 / 2:10 PM
At 20-Years Old, Johnny Gaudreau's Hockey Career Continues To Flourish
By Brittany Burke
The Carney's Point native has won the Hobey Baker Award, signed a professional contract and scored his first NHL goal.
Friday, 4.18.2014 / 12:23 PM
New Jersey High School Hockey Hall of Fame Welcomes a New Class
By Brittany Burke
The 2014 Induction Class was honored at Prudential Center.
Tuesday, 4.15.2014 / 12:40 PM
Max Novak wins the NCAA Ice Hockey National Championship with Union College
By Brittany Burke
The Oak Ridge, N.J. native played a crucial role in the team's historical title win.
Tuesday, 4.08.2014 / 11:55 AM
Kenny Agostino's Homecoming At The Rock
By Brittany Burke
The winger returned to Newark after less than a month in the NHL.
Thursday, 4.03.2014 / 11:31 AM
A True Family Affair For the Morristown Colonials
By Brittany Burke
The NJSIAA Public B Champions are coached by brothers, Bobby and Steven Jones
Tuesday, 4.01.2014 / 1:30 PM
NJ Devils Team Up with Make-A-Wish New Jersey
By Brittany Burke
The two organizations came together to grant Steven Schapiro's wish of skating with the Devils.
Friday, 3.21.2014 / 10:36 AM
New Jersey Native, Kenny Agostino Is Set For His NHL Debut
By Brittany Burke
The former Delbarton standout has signed a two-year entry-level contract.
Tuesday, 3.18.2014 / 4:00 PM
Brick Stars Challenger Hockey Program Spreads the Love of Hockey and Increases Special Needs Awareness
By Brittany Burke
Alex DePalma's program for developmentally challenged athletes has changed the lives of everyone involved
Sunday, 3.09.2014 / 3:00 PM
Road to the Rock: New Champions Have Been Crowned
By Brittany Burke
Six teams fought for the chance at a Championship Title and four teams left the Rock as victors.
Friday, 3.07.2014 / 10:36 AM
Road to the Rock: NJSIAA Championship Contenders Have Been Finalized

By Brittany Burke
Six teams will play for three NJSIAA Titles March 9, at the Prudential Center
Tuesday, 3.04.14 / 2:15 PM
Alex Carpenter Remains Tied to Her NJ Hockey Roots

By Brittany Burke
The 2014 Olympian will return to New Jersey to play in the Legends Classic Charity Hockey Game

Friday, 2.21.14 / 11:53 AM
Road to the Rock: 2014 NJSIAA Finalized Ice Hockey Tournament Brackets
By Brittany Burke
Tournament Play for the Non-Public, Public A, and Public B Championships Begin February 25.

Tuesday, 2.11.14 / 10:16 AM
High School Hockey: Five New Jersey Teams Test the Elements in Outdoor Games
By Brittany Burke
Chatham, Christian Brothers Academy, Delbarton, Don Bosco and St. Peter's Prep Play Regular Season Games at Yankee Stadium.
Tuesday, 02.02.14 / 2:42 PM
Hockey Bonds Prove Stronger Than Ever in the 2013-2014 Season
By Brittany Burke
As three athletes fight off-ice battles, the hockey community continues to stand united beside them.
Friday, 1.31.2014 / 11:44 AM
Youth Players Represent the New Jersey Devils at Yankee Stadium
By Brittany Burke
Hockey in Newark and New Jersey Rockets Athletes Take Part in Stadium Series festivities.
Tuesday, 1.21.2014 / 1:40 PM
High School Hockey: Meg Hishmeh Brings a Confidence to Her New Team
By Brittany Burke
Under Hishmeh, the Montville Varsity ice hockey team is on its way to its first winning season since 2008-09.
Tuesday, 1.14.2014 / 1:00 PM
High School Teams Get a Chance to Skate at Yankee Stadium
By Brittany Burke
Chatham, Christian Brothers Academy, Delbarton, Don Bosco and St. Peter's Prep will play games outdoors to coincide with the 2014 NHL Stadium Series in New York.
Monday, 1.06.2013 / 11:03 AM
St. Peter's Prep Shows Support for Team Alum Playing at The Rock
By Brittany Burke
Kyle Palmieri's Former New Jersey High School Team Made Sure to be in the Stands as He Took on the Hometown Devils.
Friday, 12.20.2013 / 12:11 PM
High School Hockey: Offensive Powerhouses Emerge Early in the Season
By Brittany Burke
Christian Brothers Academy is just one of the NJ High School teams to tally large numbers in the opening weeks of play.
Tuesday, 12.10.2013 / 11:00 AM
High School Hockey: The Randolph Rams Keep Their Defense-First Identity

By Brittany Burke
In his twenty-first season as head coach, Rich McLaughlin's team could be a dynasty in the making.
Friday, 12.06.2013 / 10:12 AM
High School Hockey: Brian Monteverdi Takes Over as Head Coach for Bergen Catholic
By Brittany Burke
Monteverdi Leaves Seton Hall to Coach The Crusaders with Plans to Turn Around the Ice Hockey Program
Tuesday, 12.03.2013 / 11:10 AM
High School Hockey: Delbarton Continuously Works to Find Success on the Ice
By Brittany Burke
The Green Wave's new season will be a test following the departure of core players.
Tuesday, 11.26.2013 / 12:27 PM
High School Hockey: Chatham Cougars Look Ahead to the New Season
By Brittany Burke
Second-Year Head Coach Frank Gilberti has high expectations for his team in the 2013-14 season.
Friday, 11.22.2013 / 10:10 AM
NJSIAA Remains Focused on Player Safety and Team Co-Ops
By Brittany Burke
NJSIAA Assistant Director, Jack DuBois has seen an increase in player safety implementations as well as an increase in the number of ice hockey team co-ops in the state.
Tuesday, 11.12.2013 / 12:40 PM
High School Hockey: 2013-2014 Captain's Night at the Rock

By Brittany Burke
The NJ Devils and Prudential Center continued the tradition of honoring a team's captain with its 2013 Varsity High School Ice Hockey Captain's Night.
Friday, 11.01.2013 / 12:07 PM
Local Talent is Highlighted at the Liberty Hockey Invitational
By Brittany Burke

Four Teams. One Goal. One Champion. Ivy League teams Princeton, Dartmouth, Brown, and Yale Participate in the Inaugural Liberty Hockey Invitational.
Friday, 10.25. 2013 / 10:10 AM
High School Hockey: DePaul Catholic Appoints a New Varsity Head Coach
By Brittany Burke
Rob Vizard takes over as ice hockey varsity head coach of the DePaul Catholic Spartans
with goals of building and expanding the program.
Tuesday, 09.24.2013 / 1:35 PM
New Jersey Devils Youth Hockey Club Celebrates a Milestone Anniversary
By Brittany Burke
In 2013 the New Jersey Devils Youth Hockey Club honored their 25 Year Anniversary by raising money for scholarships.
Tuesday, 05.07.2013 / 4:05 PM
Brack Healey Named Head Coach at Bergen Catholic
By Anthony Smith
In search of a coach who can turn around a program that hasn't produced a winning season since 2009, Bergen Catholic pegged Brack Healy as their new head coach on Monday.
Saturday, 03.09.2013 / 7:10 PM
Road to the Rock: Delbarton, Chatham, Randolph Win State Titles
By Anthony Smith
The NJSIAA State High School Ice Hockey Championships were played at Prudential Center on March 9.
Friday, 03.08.2013 / 10:10 PM
Road to the Rock: High School Championship Match Ups Set
By Anthony Smith
After a thrilling nine day and 73 game journey, the final three games of the NJSIAA Ice Hockey Tournament are now upon us.
Tuesday, 03.05.2013 / 10:15 AM
Road to the Rock: NJSIAA Semi Final Contests Up Next
By Anthony Smith
The NJSIAA State Ice Hockey Tournament picture became a bit clearer over the weekend.
Saturday, 03.01.2013 / 6:15 PM
Road to the Rock: Red Bank Regional Earning Cinderella Status
By Anthony Smith
The Red Bank Bucs team is turning heads in the Public B Bracket of the NJSIAA State Tournament.
Tuesday, 02.26.2013 / 9:55 AM
Road to the Rock: State High School Ice Hockey Tournament Seeds Set
By Anthony Smith
The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association announced on February 19 the seeds for the 2013 NJSIAA Tournament.
Monday, 02.25.2013 / 10:20 AM
Sled Devils Program Expands the Reach of Youth Hockey
By Anthony Smith
Al Graul coaches youth hockey. But his job description is not quite the same as that of your typical youth hockey coach.
Tuesday, 02.12.2013 / 1:45 PM
High School Players of the Month of January Announced
By Anthony Smith
The New Jersey Devils announced on Monday the winners of the High School Players of the Month for January.
Tuesday, 02.04.2013 / 12:55 PM
Legendary Brick High School Coach Bob Auriemma Revolutionized Youth Hockey Coaching
By Anthony Smith
Former Devil Jim Dowd says Auriemma was more than just a coach.
Saturday, 02.01.2013 / 3:00 PM
High School Hockey Preview: Matchups Between Top 20 Teams on Tap
By Anthony Smith
As the regular season reaches its final weeks, many teams will be playing very important games in the next few days.

Monday, 01.28.2013 / 10:15 AM
Former Devil Bruce Driver Leads Girls Hockey Team to Success
By Anthony Smith
The former Devils captain is now serving as the Head Girls Ice Hockey Coach at Morristown-Beard School in Morristown.

Friday, 01.25.2013 / 12:15 PM
High School Recap: County Tournaments Wrap Up
By Anthony Smith
This past week, the Passaic and Bergen County Tournaments each wrapped up.

Monday, 01.21.2013 / 4:05 PM
Paramus Catholic Enjoying a Season of Great Success
By Anthony Smith
Leading a team to a state championship is something that most high school coaches hope to achieve. For Paramus Catholic coach Keith Bland, that notion is no different.

Wednesday, 12.26.2012 / 11:30 AM
Ironbound Recreation Center Provides Consistency for Hockey In Newark Program
By Anthony Smith
The Ironbound Recreation Center in Newark reopened on December 1, a day that came with special feelings for everyone involved.

Friday, 12.21.2012 / 1:30 PM
Randolph, Summit, Delbarton Highlight Favorites to Contend for High School Titles
By Anthony Smith
High school hockey made its triumphant return to the scene for the 2012-13 season.

Friday, 11.30.2012 / 3:48 PM
Hockey In Newark Program Receives a Home
By Anthony Smith
The Ironbound Recreation Center in Newark will reopen on December 1st, providing the program with a permanent home.

Wednesday, 11.14.2012 / 3:31 PM
By Anthony Smith
New Jersey Youth Hockey League President Frank McGady is gratified by seeing children learning and growing with the sport.
Friday, 11.09.2012 / 12:40 PM
By Anthony Smith
Hockey is rapidly becoming one of the most played sports in New Jersey.
Friday, 10.19.2012 / 4:11 PM
Hockey In Newark Scores With Newark Kids
By Anthony Smith
For years, hockey was theoretically known as a suburban sport. Hockey In Newark has turned that theory into a myth.
By Anthony Smith
While the game of hockey has grown immensely in New Jersey over the past decade, Special Hockey is often overlooked.