Hockey Special Issue

By Collegian Sports Staff

(James Desjardin)
(Graphics by James Desjardin/Daily Collegian)

UMass Hockey starts this Friday, Oct. 10, against Boston University at 7 pm.

A ‘distinct energy’ surrounds UMass as it opens its season against Boston University
UMass hockey is itching to get its 2014-15 campaign underway, starting Friday night at Mullins Center against Boston University.

Troy Power eager to lead young UMass hockey team in his final season
The redshirt senior looks to build off of last year’s personal success as offensive threat, team captain.

Oleg Yevenko’s improvement aided by experiences with Belarus, Boston Bruins
The 6-foot-7 defenseman is a crucial component of UMass’ defensive corps this season and is expected to play significant minutes.

Sophomores prepare to take on heightened roles for UMass hockey
For a young Minutemen team with nine freshmen on the roster, the sophomore class hopes to ease the transition for first-year players, replace last year’s seniors.

Frank Vatrano excited to boost UMass hockey
In his first full season with the Minutemen, redshirt sophomore Frank Vatrano is ready to make an impact.

Dennis Kravchenko at home as a new member of UMass hockey
After originally being committed to the University of Vermont, Dennis Kravchenko is now preparing to be a significant force for UMass hockey.