Men's Ice Hockey Team

Under the supervision of the Fairfield University Department of Recreation, the Men's Ice Hockey Club competes in the Empire Collegiate Hockey Conference  and the national American Collegiate Hockey Association (ACHA).

The Stag's season begins in early September and concludes in March, with a short hiatus for the academic intercession. Aside from 16 ECHC league games, several games and or tournaments may be scheduled each season.

Practices are typically held twice a week at the home facility, The Rinks At Shelton, located approximately 15 minutes from Fairfield's campus in Shelton, Conn.

2014-2015 Season in review:

The Stags are coming off arguably one of their best seasons in program history under the Department of Recreation, qualifying for the ACHA National Tournament. Finishing the regular season with a 17-3 record, the club entered the Empire Conference Playoffs as the #1 seed.

Proving the regular season was not a fluke, the Stags defeated New York Martime College 5-2. Up next was a rematch with Richard Stockton College. In the conference title match, the Fairfield club needed an overtime goal from Bill Kamenides '16 to start the celebration with a 5-4 overtime win.

As the Empire Conference Tournament winner, the team qualified for the ACHA National Tournament held in Pelham, Alabama. This is the first time Fairfield had qualified for the ACHA Nationals since the 2008 season.

With plenty of solid hockey to play, the club headed off on the 16 hour bus ride to Pelham. Once there, with some of the top competition in the country, the Stags managed a 0-2-1 record.

The Stags finished the year with a final national ACHA D3 ranking of 12.

Head Coach:             Micahel Silva
Assistant Coach:       tbd

2015-2016 Officers

Ralph  Dispigna 2016
Glenn Lafountain 2016


 2014 - 2015 Roster

Last First Year City State
Alevras Peter 2017 Whippany NJ
Balanda Thomas 2015 Wellesley MA
Beltz Peter 2018 Woodbridge CT
Coppinger Kevin 2018 Lynn MA
Coyne Thomas 2018 Morristown NJ
Dagdigian James 2015 Dedham MA
DiSpigna Ralph 2016 Huntington NY
Drennan Nick 2018 Logmeadow MA
Gaita Jeff 2016 Duxbury MA
Gavin Kevin 2015 Westwood MA
Giberna Dan 2018 Basking Ridge NJ
Gill Patrick 2015 Hingham MA
Gleeson Daniel 2018 Glen Ridge NJ
Habberstad Christian 2016 St. James NY
Harrington Timothy Grad  Braintree MA
Joyce Chris 2015 Needham MA
Joyce Brendan 2018 Needham MA
Kamenides William 2016 Chelmsford MA
Kennedy Cormac 2017 Longmeadow MA
Kohlhepp Scott 2018 Odessa FL
LaFountain Glenn 2016 Longmeadow MA
Lawler Patrick 2018 Medfield MA
Marsters Michael 2015 Mashpee MA
McGovern Ryan 2018 Cohasset MA
Neftin Fred 2017 Closter NJ
OMalley J P 2017 Avon by the Sea NJ
O'Malley Brendan 2015 Norwood MA
Peacock Matthew 2017 Warwick RI
Rella vincent 2017 Ridgefield CT
Simonds Peter 2016 Fairfield CT



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