2016 ACHA DIII All Star Challenge
|Date||Time||Home Team||Away Team||Result|
|4/1||9:30AM||MCHC - Blue||DVCHC||10-5 MCHC-Blue|
|4/2||1:30PM||Blue Ridge||DVCHC||3 --1 Blue Ridge|
|4/2||8:30PM||DVCHC||Southern All Stars||5-2 Dvchc|
|Game Manager||Lenny Furia|
|DVCHC President||John Rinck|
|DVCHC Commissioner||Tom Galambos|
|#1||G||Steve Altman||Bryn Athyn|
|#35||G||Tim Browne||PSU Brandywine|
|#2||D||Paul Napierkowski||Bryn Athyn|
|#19||D||Anthony Astorino||Bryn Athyn|
|#44||D||Frank Leonardo||PSU Brandywine|
|#48||F||Anthony Notorfranesco||Bryn Athyn|
|#21||F||Jayson Marbach||Bryn Athyn|
|#22||F||Kyle Jennings||Bryn Athyn|
|#91||F||Chris Ebersole||Bryn Athyn|
|#28||F||Travis McCurdy||Bryn Athyn|
DVCHC Events /Community Service
If your club is holding a fundraiser or charity event please share with someone on the DVCHC board and it will be posted here.
|3/8/2016||7:00 PM||Bryn Athyn||McKendree||7-2 WIN|
|3/9/2016||1:00 PM||Bryn Athyn||Kennesaw State||8-5 WIN|
|3/10/2016||7:15 PM||Bryn Athyn||Calvin College||5-4 LOSS|
2015-2016 National Division Champs
Bryn Athyn Captures National Division Crown
Mandatory: May 7, 2016 Non Mandatory: August 27, 2016
2015-2016 American Division Champs
Johns Hopkins Wins DVCHC South Division Championship
The player shows respect for the opponent at all times.
The player shows respect for the officials at all times.
The player shows respect for the coaches at all times.
The player shows respect for his/her teammates at all times.
The player knows, understands, and appreciates the rules of the game.
The player maintains self-control at all times.
The player displays perseverance in spite of difficulty.
A description of why the individual should be considered should be attached to the nomination
Has coached a minimum of 2 consecutive years in the DVCHC
How has the coach contributed to the overall organization, promotion and development of hockey in the DVCHC?
In what way(s) has the coach been effective in assisting the athletes achieve their personal goals in hockey?
What is the conduct of the coach? Is the coach a positive role model for the athletes and for other coaches and parents?
Does the coach provide stable and consistent leadership qualities?
Does the coach teach and practice co-operation, self-discipline and respect?
PSU Harrisburg, Widener University, Dickinson, and Shippensburg participated in a weekend event which helped raise a significant amount of money for the Wounded Warriors of PA through fundraising, donations,entrance fees, and game day raffles! Great event set up by PSU-H !!!!
The DVCHC is proud to announce that Finbarr O’Connor has been placed into the St. Joseph’s University Hall of Fame.
Finbarr was a founding member of the DVCHC and served in numerous executive capacities during its early years.
Mr. O’Connor served as a coach for over 35 years with St. Joseph’s, leading it to 5 DVCHC League championships. He has also served as a mentor to hundreds of student athletes over his 48 year tenure.
The DVCHC named our Sportsmanship Award after Finbarr, The Finbarr O’Connor Sportsmanship Award. This award is presented annually to the player that best represents the DVCHC, their school, team and themselves with respect for the rules and all participants, and plays with dignity and perseverance.
The DVCHC thanks Finbarr for all of his hard work and congratulates him on his admission to the SJU Hall of Fame.
Congratulations to the New DVCHC Executive Board for the 2015/2016 Season
President - John Rinck
Vice President - Mike Shull
Treasurer - Jim O Connor
Recording Secretary - Greg Audino
Sr. Commissioner National Division - Tom Galambos
American Division Commissioner - Jay Turcotte
Vice President, Tournaments - Mike Cirard
Awards Director - Paul Gilligan
Recruitment Administrator - Rhiannon Volpe
Webmaster - Ray McNulty
Game Cancellations due to inclement weather:
All teams are reminded that if their school is closed, there is no game.A majority of schools will not allow their teams to use school vans in the event schools are closed for bad weather.Once this is announced, both coaches are to contact each other, then contact the Commissioner, who will pass it on to the referees.
Inclement Weather Game Cancellation Protocol:
Communication by both coaches as soon as bad weather is forecasted or no later than 48 hours prior to game
Both Coaches will coordinate a timeline and a plan for final decision time
Both Coaches will contact the Commissioner or President once a decision to cancel is reached
Notification deadline will be no later than 6 hours prior to game time
Approval from league Commissioner or President must be provided prior to cancellation of game
Date to replay game must be re-scheduled within 7 calendar days of cancellation or a forfeit will be declared by the Commissioner and/or President.
Financial responsibility issues to be resolved by Commissioner if no agreement can be reached between two teams within 5 calendar days of cancellation