Rice Prep Hockey Boys News

  • Oct

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

  • Feb

    Knights Ride 3 Game Win Streak into MPHL Playoffs

    Knights finished off their stretch of 4 straight home games with a 3-1 record, winning the last 3 games in a row.
    Starting off the home stretch was PG program, Middlesex Bears, from Byfield, MA. The Bears showed up game 1 firing on all cylinders, as they jumped out to an early 2-1 lead, before finally … Read More

  • Dec

    Knights go 2-1 at Albany Academy Rider Cup

    For the 5th year in a row the Knights traveled to Albany Academy for the Rider Cup tournament.  The Rider Cup is always a quality tournament with quality teams and this year was no exception.  The Knights started off with host (and eventual Champ) Albany Academy.  The Cadets were loaded up front with some talent.  Give … Read More

  • Nov

    MPHL Kick-Off Recap

    Rice Memorial Prep was excited to host the 5th Annual MPHL Kick-Off Classic in South Burlington, VT. Similar to past events, this year’s Kick Off was fast paced, competitive hockey! Fifteen of the twenty-five games played were decided by 2 goals or less. Over 200 patrons came through the doors of the Cairns Ice Arena, … Read More