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Finding a new home: Tommies to compete in NCHC in 2026-27

St. Thomas captain Lucas Wahlin prepares to deliver a check to St. Cloud State’s Jack Peart during a game last October in Mendota Heights. (Photo by Shannon Stieg) By Ryan Stieg  Just three years ago, the St. Thomas men’s hockey program started a huge journey as it made the leap from Division III to Division …

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Heartbreak at Home: Tommies fall to Lakers on late goal in Game 3

By Ryan Stieg  MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn. — It’s always hard for a college hockey team to have its season come to an end, but it’s even harder when it ends in heartbreaking fashion.   That’s what happened to the St. Thomas men’s squad Sunday night. After forcing a deciding Game 3 in their CCHA Quarterfinal …

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Hit and Sunk: Lakers take down undermanned Tommies in Game 1

By Ryan Stieg MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn. — When you’re facing an undermanned opponent, you want to take advantage of every opportunity that comes your way and that’s what the Lake Superior State hockey team did Friday night against St. Thomas.   With the Tommies unable to put together a full line chart to multiple injuries, …

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New season, new opponent: Tommies prepare for playoffs against Lakers 

By Ryan Stieg  MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn. — The CCHA playoff season has arrived, and the St. Thomas men’s hockey team is sort of limping into it.   The Tommies finished with the No. 2 seed and will host a first-round playoff series for the first time as a Division I program this weekend. However, they’re …

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