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Lyne out as Div. III hockey head coach

By James Cantagallo | October 21, 2013

The Div. III hockey team relieved its head coach of his duties after a slow start to the season.Last week, John Lyne was voted out as head coach by the student-run board of the hockey club. This was Lyne’s third season as the head coach of the Div....

Div. II hockey nets home win

By James Cantagallo | September 29, 2013

The Hockey Div. II team (3-1) gave the crowd plenty to be happy about in its first games at home thisweekend.The Huskies won their games against the University of Missouri 7-1 and 9-6.“It was nice to see the offense come into their own and put a lot...

Club hockey teams want 60-minute effort

By James Cantagallo | September 24, 2013

DeKalb | Both club hockey teams will have a chance to get back in the win column this weekend, but this time one of them will have a home ice advantage.This weekend the Div. II team will have its home opener against the University of Missouri.“This...

Kalanges looks to pursue other opportunities

By Ed Rietveld | March 5, 2012

Over the past eight years one thing has remained constant in the NIU hockey program; Ian Kalanges. Kalanges, who played for the Huskies from 2004 to 2009 and has been the hockey club general manager since 2009, and will graduate in May with a masters...

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Division III hockey defeats Robert Morris

By Ed Rietveld | January 29, 2012

After a week off, NIU's D-III hockey returned to action with a pair of games against Robert Morris. The Huskies, (13-9-1-1) earned two points on Friday with a 5-3 victory over the Eagles, (2-24-2). NIU got off to a good start in the game's first 20 minutes,...

Rugby starts season with alumni weekend and hockey adds a second team

By Ed Rietveld | August 23, 2011

Men's rugby ready to start season After going 6-0 last year in regular season play and 1-1 in the playoffs, the NIU men's rugby team is ready to start its 2011 season.The Huskies return 12 of 15 players from last season, giving them a chance for another...