Danbury alum Hoban shines in Sacred Heart debut

Danbury Jr. Hat Tricks alum Cody Hoban made an immediate impact in his Sacred Heart Pioneers debut Wednesday night, notching a primary assist in a 4-3 overtime victory over the Air Force Falcons. He became the first Jr. Hat Trick to play in a Division-I hockey game after announcing his commitment on December 21st. Hoban […]

NAHL extends 2020-21 season

From the North American Hockey League: The North American Hockey League (NAHL) has announced that its Board of Governors has voted to extend the 2020-21 season. The extension was approved for three primary reasons. First, with the NCAA Division I recruiting dead period being extended to April 15th, the extension of the season will give […]

Cody Hoban commits to Sacred Heart University

The Danbury Jr. Hat Tricks of the North American Hockey League (NAHL) are thrilled to announce that Cody Hoban is staying close to home. The 19-year-old Guilford, CT native has officially committed to the Sacred Heart Pioneers and will join up with the team for the spring semester. “When I was offered the opportunity to […]

Hewitt, Passarelli given Honorable Mentions for Stars of the Week

Danbury forwards Jake Hewitt and Valentino Passarelli were named Honorable Mentions in the NAHL’s Bauer Hockey Stars of the Week list for November 2-8. Hewitt’s two goals in the Jr. Hat Tricks’ lone game of the week sealed the deal, giving Danbury the lead and insurance in a 4-2 win over the Northeast Generals. The […]

Second period eruption spurs Danbury to 4-2 win

One minute was all it took. In the blink of an eye, the Danbury Jr. Hat Tricks turned the game on its head and rocketed from down 2-0 to up 3-2 in the span of just 48 seconds early in the second period. A pair of goals from Jake Hewitt spurred the team on to […]

Hoban, Nordlund earn Honorable Mentions for Stars of the Month

Cody Hoban and Edvard Nordlund have been named Honorable Mentions for the NAHL’s Bauer Hockey Stars of the Month at the forward and goaltending position, respectively. Hoban earned two Honorable Mentions for Player of the Week earlier this season. He is currently tied for the team lead in scoring with six points, and leads the […]

Jr. Hat Tricks look ahead to Gens matchup after hiatus

The Danbury Jr. Hat Tricks are finally ready to get back to action after a brief interruption to their schedule. With three postponed games in the rearview mirror, the team now looks head to a home matchup with the Northeast Generals on Thursday at 1 p.m. to get back on track. Tale of the tape […]

Billy McCreary surprised with video tribute, Coach of the Year plaque

Billy McCreary and the Jr. Hat Tricks were getting ready for an intra-squad scrimmage Friday afternoon, looking to fill the void left by a postponed matchup with the Maryland Black Bears. As warmups ended, the lights dimmed. The video board lit up. And the stick taps started. A surprise video tribute was planned for McCreary, […]

Jr. Hat Tricks look ahead to Maryland road trip

The Danbury Jr. Hat Tricks are on the road this weekend, as they have a pair of games on tap against the Maryland Black Bears. Danbury will look to build on last week’s 3-2 triumph in Massachusetts over the Generals 3-2, while the Black Bears currently lead the East Division with a 3-0-1 record. Offense […]

D’Agostino named NAHL East Division Star of the Week for Oct. 12-18

Mark D’Agostino has been named the NAHL Bauer Hockey East Division Star of the Week for October 12-18. D’Agostino, an ’01-born North Branford native, was a two-time goal scorer in the Jr. Hat Tricks’ 3-2 win over the Northeast Generals last week. He has been one of Danbury’s biggest spark plugs offensively, registering three goals […]