Former Jersey Hitmen Forward, NCDC Player Of The Year McLinskey Earns Career Award From Holy Cross

By Holy Cross Athletics  Former Jersey Hitmen forward and NCDC Player Of The Year (2020-21) Liam McLinskey joined fellow Holy Cross athlete Lauren Drillock of the women’s lacrosse team in being selected as the 2023-2024 winners of the John A. Meegan Athletic Achievement Award. Presented by the Holy Cross Varsity Club, the Meegan Award goes […]

Former Hitmen, Holy Cross Forward McLinskey Named Hobey Baker Top 10 Finalist

Reprinted with permission from College of the Holy Cross junior forward Liam McLinskey was named one of 10 finalists for the 2024 Hobey Baker Award, the committee announced Wednesday afternoon. McLinskey becomes the first Crusader in program history to earn a spot on the top 10 list. A Pearl River, N.Y. native, McLinskey had a […]

#DineenCupPlayoffs Play-In Game: Jersey Hitmen vs. Connecticut Jr. Rangers

By Joshua Boyd /    The 2024 Dineen Cup Playoffs officially kick off Friday with a pair of Play-In Games, and they kick off a run of over a month of NCDC postseason hockey that will culminate in the Dineen Cup Finals in late April.  First, the defending Dineen Cup Champion P.A.L. Jr. Islanders […]

#CommittedLeaders: Former Jersey Hitmen Liam McLinskey Named Atlantic Hockey Player Of The Year

Junior Liam McLinskey earned Atlantic Hockey Player of the Year honors, the Atlantic Hockey Association announced Tuesday afternoon. McLinskey, a Hobey Baker Award nominee, led the Crusaders to a second-straight Atlantic Hockey Semifinal Round appearance with a league-leading 47 points and 19 goals, and the second-highest mark in assists with 28. His 47 points are […]

NCDC 2023-24 Atlantic Division Players Of The Week

Week of March 13, 2024 Games of March 1-10, 2024   Summaries by Joshua Boyd /    Forward: Ethan Byrne, Mercer Chiefs Byrne (‘03/Mundelein, Ill.) was a huge goal-scorer for the Chiefs as they were able to solidify the No. 2 seed in the Atlantic Division, and the guaranteed first round home ice that […]

NCDC 2023-24 Atlantic Division Players Of The Month: February 2024

By Joshua Boyd /    Selection Process: The league media office sends top candidates to divisional coaches for review and coaches either approve or challenge the nominations.    Forward: Cam Bergeman, Rockets Hockey Club  Bergeman (‘03/Newark, Del.) scored four goals during the month of February and added 10 assists, becoming more of a playmaker […]

NCDC 2023-24 Atlantic Division Players Of The Week

Week of Feb. 22, 2024 Games of Feb. 14-20, 2024   Summaries by Joshua Boyd /    Forward: Matys Brassard, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Knights Brassard (‘03/St-Hubert, Que.) just recently joined the Knights out of the NAHL and immediately contributed to a pair of wins for the WBS squad at the South Shore Kings Presidents Day Showcase. […]

#CommittedLeaders: Four #NCDCAlumni Named As Hobey Baker Award Nominees

By Joshua Boyd / The National Collegiate Development Conference is proud to announce that four of its esteemed alumni have been named as nominees for the 2024 Hobey Baker Award, and are eligible for fans to vote for them at Three players are also incidentally alumni of the Boston Junior Bruins, one of […]