This Week in Falcon Hockey History – 12/15-12/21

By December 15, 2013 September 25th, 2015 Other News

With the Falcons heading to Pittsburgh next weekend for the Three Rivers Classic, it’s only fitting that this week’s look back at Falcon hockey history includes a tournament first for the team.

Cleveland Cup Champions

12/20-21/71 — BGSU captures its first holiday tournament title by winning the Cleveland Cup, defeating Princeton, 6-4, and Yale, 5-3.

College Hockey’s King Gets #300

12/21/91 — Head coach Jerry York collects his 300th victory behind the Falcon bench as BG defeats Boston College, 5-3, in the opening round of the Mariucci Classic in Minneapolis, Minn.


All snippets from “This Week in Falcon Hockey History” come courtesy of the BGSU Hockey Media Guide.

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