2014-2015 Army Black Knights Men's Hockey Schedule
College hockey season is underway and the season looks bright
for the Army Black Knights team, a top-tier program that is always filled with talented players who can light up the back
of the net in a real hurry. West Point is buzzing with the expectations for this team and hoping that they will win the Atlantic
Hockey Association title for the first time since the 2007-2008 season, which definitely isn't a stretch considering the talent
level that they have from top to bottom. Tate Rink will certainly once again be one of the toughest arenas in the country
for opposing teams to enter and come away with a win, making it the place to be all season long as the Army Black Knights
look to make it happen this season.
A look at the schedule and you'll also see all different kinds of great matchups
that you know you'll want to be a part of, as it's loaded with challenges that will bring the Knights up against many of the
very best teams in the entire country. Against teams like Holy Cross, UCONN, Mercyhurst and many more, the Black Knights will
be looking to make a splash as they look to shoot their way up the standings. The Black Knights also have some great matchups
outside of the usual variety, as they'll go up against the Russian Red All Stars as well in a unique and highly anticipated
game that will have fans talking all over campus. Whatever you're looking for this season, the Black Knights are a team you
don't want to miss out on.
Army Black Knights Hockey Team Info
If this year's freshman class is anywhere
near as exciting and talented as last year's, the Black Knights will be in good hands and should be able to knock off even
the best teams in the AHA. Regardless of the age and experience of a Black Knights team, this is a team that is always ready
to play come game day or night, giving them a chance to win every single time that they take to the ice to take on a prominent
foe. With a talented team that has star-level players on all three levels, the Black Knights have too much skill to go quietly
in the AHA, a conference known for its hockey excellence. Put it all together and the Knights are gearing up for another exciting
season that will have more than a few twists, turns and nail-biting moments that will have fans clutching onto the edges of
College Hockey Experience
When it comes to seeing a great hockey matchup loaded with some
of the stars of both today and tomorrow, there's no better place to turn than college hockey. The Army Black Knights always
have a talented roster that knows how to light up the back of the net, giving you plenty of reasons to cheer as the Sioux
look to make it happen in another heart-pounding season of action. With two talented foes battling it out on the ice and a
great crowd at your side, the experience will completely speak for itself, providing the perfect atmosphere if you're looking
for a game that you'll be talking about a long time after it's all over.
Army Black Knights Hockey History
not too many Black Knights have gone on to play on the pro level, instead going on to succeed in other careers, there has
still have been a few who have dominated on the ice on their way to the pros. Dan Hinote is one of the most famous, as he
enjoyed a 10-year career playing for both the Colorado Avalanche and the St. Louis Blues from 1999 to 2009. One of the longest-running
international rivalries in sports exists between the Black Knights and the Royal Military College of Canada Paladins. The
rivalry dates back to 1921 when Douglas MacArthur recommended that the two squads face off against one another. After a brief
six-year hiatus due to scheduling conflicts that only included a few practices together, the rivalry was renewed in 2011 to
start a new chapter of the tradition. Overall, the Knights have an exciting program that is never lacking in talent or passionate
fans, making them a major staple of the sports scene around West Point.
Army Black Knights Hockey Trivia
was the first season the Black Knights played competitively?
The answer is the 1903-1904 season, making for well over
a century's worth of teams and traditions at this point.
Army Black Knights Hockey Fans
Any game at West
Point in any sport is a fantastic event full of tradition, pageantry, and all of the dedication and camaraderie you have come
to expect from the United States Army. This is especially true at the hockey matches, where the non-stop action feeds the
frenzy of the fans and before you know it you will be screaming your lungs out and joining in on the chants, doing whatever
you can to help cheer the Black Knights on to victory. In the crucial moments of a huge game that has all the makings of an
instant classic, you'll definitely be glad that you're at Tate Rink and not still in your dorm room.