Rice Prep Hockey Boys News

  • Mar
    19

    2017-2018 Season Recap

    The Rice Memorial Prep hockey team completed it’s 9th season with an overall record of 13-35-3. A season that has gone from September to end of February seems like a very long stretch. The season compiled of 51 games that included 2 New England Prep Tournaments at Albany Academy (NY), St George’s School (RI), and the … Read More

  • Feb
    13

    Knights 2-2-1 Stretch Heading in to MPHL Playoffs

    February 12, 2018 – South Burlington, VT
    Knights 2-2-1 in Last 5 Heading Into Playoffs
    The Rice Memorial Prep hockey team has had a good stretch of games heading into the MPHL Playoffs (Feb. 16th-18th in Buffalo, NY). The 2-2-1 stretch started with a come from behind Tie vs. in state rival Vermont Academy.  Down 2-0 heading into the 3rd, … Read More

  • Nov
    6

    Knights Sweep Weekend 3-0!

    Nov. 6, 2017 – South Burlington, VT
    Knights Sweep Weekend 3-0!
    The Rice Memorial Prep hockey team entered the weekend with a 4-4-1 record and were looking to try to elevate their play before they head into the first weekend of MPHL league play. The Knights finished the weekend with 3 Wins, pushing their winning streak to … Read More

  • Oct
    20

    Knights Rolling with 3 Game Winning Streak

    Oct. 20, 2017 – South Burlington, VT
    Knights Rolling with 3 Game Winning Streak
    Starting off the season, the Knights had drop games to East Coast Spartans U18, a loss and a tie to Bridgton Academy. The Knights were trying to get a little momentum going into the second weekend of the season with a win against … Read More

  • Sep
    6

    Kovacs to Join Coaching Staff

    September 6, 2017
    Rice Memorial Prep is excited to announce the hiring of, Ross Kovacs (Dickinson, ND), as the new Assistant Coach for the 2017-2018 season.
    “A few things sold me on Ross, when going through the interview and hiring process of multiple qualified candidates. First, was his passion to (coach) work with people.  Secondly, the fact … Read More

  • May
    26

    Knights Take Spring Tournament Championship

    Typically most hockey Championships are not won in May.  However, the Knights took to the ice May 19-21 to participate in the Spring Fling Tournament in Marlborough, MA.  “We wanted to look at this a couple ways,” said Rice Prep Assistant Coach Ben Pearl.  “We viewed this as an opportunity for a few guys that … Read More

  • Nov
    28

    Knights Ride 6-6-1 Record in Last 13 Games

    The 2016-2017 Season didn’t get off to quite the start that the Rice Prep Knights had envisioned.  The Knights came out of the gate with an 0-6 record and plenty of question marks early in the season.  However, Head Coach Dennis Vickers, didn’t feel the team’s record told the entire story.  “There is no such … Read More

  • Sep
    20

    Team Building Day at Mt. Philo A Success

    Last weekend the boys pushed the limits physically and mentally with their Team Building Day at Mt. Philo.  This year’s group was split into 4 groups of 5 players, chosen completely at random, with Captains of each team chosen at random.  Each team of 5 trying to transport a 5 gallon bucket of water to … Read More

  • Aug
    10

    Rice Prep Adds – Former UNE Captain to Staff

    August 10, 2016
    Rice Memorial Prep and Head Coach, Dennis Vickers are adding a familiar name to the coaching staff for the 2016-2017 season.  Coach Vickers and the Rice Memorial Prep hockey team is excited to announce that, Ben Pearl (Essex, VT) will be stepping in as the new assistant coach for the 2016-2017 season.  
    “You don’t have … Read More

  • Jun
    8

    End of the Year Awards – Stanislas and Mueller Named Captains

    The 7th season of Rice Prep Hockey came to an official end on Saturday, as the team celebrated it’s graduating Seniors as well as a few individuals at the End of the Year Awards Luncheon.  “This is definitely going down as one of my favorite groups in my last 4 years,” stated Coach Dennis Vickers. … Read More