Bowling Green Head Coach Ty Eigner Discusses The Falcons' Program & History
Jan 19, 2021
Ty Eigner has worn the orange and brown of the Bowling Green Falcons in four different decades: as a player, as an assistant coach, and as a head coach.
WCHA RinkRap: Yuki Miura, Reloading Mavericks & Bowling Green Hits 1,000
Jan 18, 2021
This week on RinkRap, Bowling Green’s hockey program reaches a magic milestone as it unveils another Hobey contender, Minnesota State transfer Sam Morton punctures the scoresheet at last, and a bow to a hockey ambassador from the Land of the Rising Sun.
Overtime Mayem Takes Over In WCHA Hockey Over The Weekend
Jan 12, 2021
Unlike its NCAA brethren hoops, baseball, and football, settling tie games in “sudden death” is a fixture in college hockey. The more appropriate moniker would be “sudden joy,” the raw emotion of 15 teammates hopping the boards for a dog-pile celebration on one end of the rink. Three such skate-off explosions occurred on WCHA ice this past weekend, as Huntsville, Bemidji, and Lake Superior State gained victories by working overtime. Each contest had its own poignant story-line; each ended in an instant.
Goalie Of The Week Ryan Bednard Talks About Start With The Swamp Rabbits
Jan 6, 2021
On the heels of a huge Saturday night performance, [team:Greenville Swamp Rabbits] netminder Ryan Bednard was named the Warrior Hockey / [category:ECHL] Goaltender of the Week on Tuesday afternoon.
Bowling Green & Lake Superior Dish On Road-Tripping During COVID-19
Dec 11, 2020
A year ago, college hockey travel often resembled professional luxury: flights, hotel suites, catered meals, and morning skates in the enemy rink. But now, in the time of COVID-19, it’s back to basics: busing in and busing out on the same day. Lake Superior ran the entire longitudinal line down the heart of Michigan, busing 11 round-trip hours for a three-hour game with Adrian.
Bowling Green Defenseman Will Cullen Is Ready To Be The Blue Line Star
Nov 5, 2020
The WCHA has always been a breeding ground for hockey’s “late bloomers,” the 20-something guys who were ignored in the NHL draft who suddenly found their career blossoming through hard work, a late growth spurt, and careful coaching. Bowling Green defenseman Will Cullen is just such a player.
Bowling Green Assistant Balkovec Talks About The Falcons' Lethal Power Play
May 4, 2020
Unless you were a British Columbia hockey insider or part of the Wisconsin high school scene, you probably hadn’t heard of Maco Balkovec since he was a point-producing defenseman for the Badgers back in the 1990s.
The Strangest Ending: The Inside Story Of COVID-19 Dismantling NCAA Hockey
Mar 13, 2020
“You’re not in the locker room . . . guys sitting in their gear. WE’RE ON A BUS JUST TRYING TO FIGURE OUT WHAT THE HELL WE’RE GOING TO DO!”
Bowling Green Looks To Rebound Against Red-Hot Bemidji State
Jan 30, 2020
This weekend, WCHA hockey fans are treated to a series rife with national storylines.
WCHA Heavyweights Minnesota State & Bowling Green Head To Battle
Jan 15, 2020
The WCHA’s version of Ali-Frazier is finally here.
Bowling Green Captain Alex Rauhauser Keys Huge WCHA Wins For Falcons
Jan 13, 2020
Although the team bus managed to pull into snowy MacInnes Arena last Friday, the 16th-ranked Bowling Green Falcons were in a rut. Losers of four in a row, the Falcons had lost their grip on a home-ice spot in the WCHA standings and were free-falling out of the top 20 in the PairWise rankings. Captain Alex Rauhauser stepped off the bus unruffled and unfazed, and calmly unplugged his earbuds.
Bowling Green Beats Miami-Ohio In Emotional 'Bergeron Bowl'
Oct 8, 2019
Miami (OH) hockey fans witnessed a sports anomaly Sunday: their coach going through the post-game handshake line giving full-bodied hugs to every player in the enemy uniform.
Ty Eigner Thrilled With New Assignment As Bowling Green Head Coach
May 22, 2019
Ty Eigner will always treasure the emotional, exciting experience of receiving his No. 14 burnt orange and seal brown Bowling Green hockey jersey for the first time as his college career commenced in the fall of 1988.