Sept. 13, 2012
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -
Recent Providence College graduate Matt Bergland signed a professional contract with the Stockton Thunder of the ECHL it was announced by the team on Thursday afternoon. The Thunder is an affiliate of the National Hockey League’s Edmonton Oilers.
Bergland played left wing for the Friars from 2008-2012. He suited up in 138 games, scored 33 goals and added 49 assists for 82 points. He also totaled 106 career penalty minutes and scored five game-winning goals for the Friars.
A native of Faribault, Minn., Bergland played all 38 games during his senior season and he posted seven goals and 16 assists for 23 points. Bergland scored twice versus seventh-ranked UMass Lowell in game one of the Hockey East Quarterfinals to help the Friars become the first No. 7 seed to win a Hockey East Quarterfinal series in the 28-year history of the league.
Official StoreOfficial Online
Men’s Hockey Closes...
The Friars boast a Hockey East best 7-2-2 record in non-conference play in 2016-17.
Men's Hockey Edged By Boston...
The Providence College men's ice hockey team was edged by the Boston College Eagles at Frozen Fenway for a Hockey East match up, 3-1. The Friars move to 8-7-...
The Friars and Eagles will face-off at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 8 at Fenway Park.
Men’s Hockey to Play...
Providence, Maine, Rensselaer, and Clarkson will participate in the 2017 Friendship Four.
Men’s Hockey Announces...
It was announced today (Jan. 5) that the start time for the men’s hockey game on Saturday, Jan. 14 against Vermont, originally scheduled for 7:05 p.m.,...
Men’s Hockey Set to...
The Friars and Eagles will conclude their season series at historic Fenway Park on Saturday.
Hawkey Secures Hockey East...
It was announced by the Hockey East Association on Wednesday (Jan. 4) that Providence College sophomore goaltender Hayden Hawkey (Parker, Colo.) was named...
Josh Wilkins Named Hockey...
Providence College men’s hockey freshman Josh Wilkins (Raleigh, N.C.) was named Hockey East Rookie of the Week in an announcement made by the league on...