Elmira Soaring Eagles
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Institution: Elmira College
Location: Elmira, New York
School founded: 1855
Enrollment: 1,170
Colors: Purple and Gold
Home Arena: Murray Athletic Center Arena
Capacity: 3,200
Women's Team
Conference: United Collegiate Hockey Conference
Coach: Tim Crowley
Conf. Championships: 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2018, 2019, 2020
NCAA Championships: 2002, 2003, 2013

The Soaring Eagles are the name of the teams of Elmira College located in Elmira, New York.

They compete in NCAA Division III women's hockey in the United Collegiate Hockey Conference and were formerly member of the ECAC West conference. The team is based out of the Murray Athletic Center Arena.

Women's Program[edit | edit source]

The women's program started for the 2001-02 season.

The team has won:

  • 3 NCAA Division III National Championships: 2002, 2003, 2013
  • 10 Frozen Four Appearances 2002, 2003, 2005, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2018
  • 16 NCAA Tournament Appearances 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
  • 7 ECAC West Tournament Championships 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2008, 2009, 2010
  • 3 United Collegiate Hockey Conference Tournament Championship 2018, 2019, 2020

Conferences[edit | edit source]

Arenas[edit | edit source]

Head Coaches[edit | edit source]

Women's Team Year by Year[edit | edit source]

Season GP W L T GF GA Pts Finish Conference Tournament GP W L T GF GA
ECAC West Overall Record
2001-02 20 18 1 1 139 22 37 1st of 6 W, SF 6-5 (ot) (Buffalo State) W, F 4-3 (2ot) (Plattsburgh) 28 26 1 1 178 40
2002-03 12 12 0 0 102 1 24 1st of 7 W, SF 4-0 (Buffalo State) W, F 4-2 (Plattsburgh) 29 23 4 2 170 31
2003-04 12 10 2 0 75 16 20 2nd of 7 W, SF 4-1 (Utica) W, F 3-2 (Plattsburgh) 28 18 8 2 115 39
2004-05 12 11 1 0 66 4 22 T-1st of 7 W, SF 2-0 (Neumann), W, F 2-1 (ot) (Plattsburgh) 28 24 4 0 130 36
2005-06 12 9 3 0 57 20 18 2nd of 7 L, SF 4-1 (Utica) 27 18 9 0 118 62
2006-07 14 11 1 2 68 18 24 2nd of 8 W, SF 1-0 (Utica) L, F 3-2 (Plattsburgh) 27 19 5 3 114 52
2007-08 16 12 3 1 67 19 25 3rd of 9 W, QF 3-2 (Buffalo State) W. SF 3-2 (RIT) W, F 1-0 (Plattsburgh) 29 23 6 1 115 49
2008-09 18 16 1 1 85 16 33 1st of 10 W. SF 8-1 (Neumann) W, F 3-0 (Plattsburgh) 30 24 5 1 140 38
2009-10 18 15 2 1 87 23 31 2nd of 10 W, SF 2-1 ot (RIT) W, F 4-2 (Plattsburgh) 29 23 5 1 120 43
2010-11 18 12 4 2 68 27 26 3rd of 10 L, QF 2-1 (Utica) 27 13 14 0 82 64
2011-12 18 15 3 0 88 27 30 3rd of 10 L, QF 2-1 (Potsdam) 26 20 5 1 115 38
2012-13 16 14 2 0 77 15 28 2nd of 9 W, SF 5-0 (Utica) L, F 4-2 (Plattsburgh) 30 24 5 1 123 33
2013-14 16 15 1 0 73 15 30 T-1st of 9 W, SF 3-0 (Oswego) L, F 4-1 (Plattsburgh) 28 21 6 1 107 39
2014-15 18 18 0 0 101 23 36 1st of 10 W, SF 6-3 (Utica) L, F 4-0 (Plattsburgh) 30 26 3 1 141 51
2015-16 18 16 2 0 79 26 32 2nd of 10 L, SF 5-1 (Utica) 29 23 5 1 109 49
2016-17 18 14 2 2 72 22 30 2nd of 10 W, SF 6-0 (Buffalo St.) L, F 2-1 (Plattsburgh) 28 18 6 4 102 40
United Collegiate Hockey Conference Overall Record
2017-18 16 15 0 1 99 12 31 1st of 9 W, SF 7-1 (Utica) W, F 5-0 (Stevenson) 30 25 3 2 146 31
2018-19 18 18 0 0 107 11 36 1st of 10 W, SF 3-2 (Manhattanville) W, F 8-3 (William Smith) 28 24 3 1 137 32
2019-20 16 14 2 0 81 10 28 1st North W, QF 5-1 (Utica) W, SF 4-1 (Stevenson) W, F 5-3 (Manhattanville) 28 22 4 2 127 25


NCAA Tournament Appearances[edit | edit source]

Season First Round Quarterfinals Semifinals Championship Third Place
2002 N/A Bye W, 8-5 (Gustavus Adolphus Golden Gusties) W, 2-1 (Manhattanville Valiants) --
2003 N/A Bye W, 2-1 (Bowdoin Polar Bears) W, 5-1 (Manhattanville Valiants) --
2004 N/A L, 2-1 (Middlebury Panthers) -- -- --
2005 N/A Bye W, 4-3 (Plattsburgh Cardinals) L, 4-3 (Middlebury Panthers) --
2006 N/A L, 4-1 (Plattsburgh Cardinals) -- -- --
2008 N/A W, 3-2 (Amherst Lord Jeffs) L, 2-0 (Plattsburgh Cardinals) -- W, 3-0 (Wisconsin-Superior Yellowjackets)
2009 N/A W, 3-2 (Norwich Cadets) W, 3-0 (Wisconsin-River Falls Falcons) L, 4-3 (ot) (Amherst Lord Jeffs) --
2010 N/A W, 2-1 (Trinity Bantams) L, 3-2 (Norwich Cadets) -- W, 4-1 (Gustavus Adolphus Golden Gusties)
2013 N/A W, 4-0 (Bowdoin Polar Bears) W, 4-3 (ot) (Gustavus Adolphus Golden Gusties) W, 1-0 (Middlebury Panthers) --
2014 N/A L, 2-1 (ot) (Norwich Cadets) -- -- --
2015 N/A W, 3-2 (Trinity Bantams) W, 3-2 (Wisconsin-River Falls Falcons) L, 3-2 (Plattsburgh Cardinals) --
2016 N/A W, 3-1 (Adrian Bulldogs) W, 4-3 (ot) (Wisconsin-River Falls Falcons) L, 5-1 (Plattsburgh Cardinals) --
2017 N/A L, 5-4 (ot) (Adrian Bulldogs) -- -- --
2018 N/A W, 2-0 (Adrian Bulldogs) W, 3-2 (Plattsburgh Cardinals) L, 2-1 (Norwich Cadets) --
2019 N/A L, 3-2 (ot) (Adrian Bulldogs) -- -- --
2020 Bye Tournament cancelled after first round by NCAA due to COVID-19 pandemic

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