The UPEI Women’s and Men’s Hockey teams both see pre-season action this weekend at home. The women take on Saint Mary’s University on Friday evening at 7:00 pm. They lace up their skates again Saturday at 2:00 pm for an exhibition game against the University of New Brunswick. The men wrap up the weekend with a game against the Dalhousie Tigers Saturday evening at 7:00 pm.
Bruce Donaldson, head coach of the UPEI Women’s Hockey team, is pleased to announce Jolena Gillard has committed to the Panthers for the 2018–2019 season. Gillard is a versatile goal-scoring forward from Deer Lake, Newfoundland and Labrador.
Bruce Donaldson, coach of the UPEI Women’s Hockey team, is pleased to announce that Sydney Lyndon has confirmed she will play for the Panthers for the 2018–2019 season. Lyndon has played minor hockey since 2012, playing the last three seasons for the Ottawa Lady Senators in the Provincial Women’s Hockey League (PWHL).
Rallying off a week in which they clinched a playoff spot and were named hosts of the 2019 and 2020 U Sports Women’s Hockey Championships, the UPEI Panthers delivered a strong defensive effort in a 2-1 shootout win over the St. Thomas Tommies.