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Mason Plante tries to settle the puck in front of the St. Mary's goal in the third period of the series finale. Plante scored the second goal for CC.
No More Playoff Lives After Loss To St, Mary's

February 17, 2024

The playoff cat finally lost its ninth life. Concordia fell behind St. Mary’s 2-0 and rallied to tie the game 2-2 before losing 3-2 on an empty-net goal in the waning seconds of the third period.

Concordia players pile in on the St. Mary's goal as they try and get the puck in the net in the series opener on Friday night.
9-Life Cobbers Are Still Not Out

February 16, 2024

Concordia gave up a goal in the first 20 seconds against St. Mary's, fell into a 3-0 hole and lost 4-3 in the series opener. The good news is that the Cobbers still have a chance to make the MIAC playoffs.

Hanson O'Leary carries the puck out from behind the net in the Cobbers' series finale at Gustavus. (Photo courtesy of Gustavus SID).
Down But Not Out In Playoff Quest

February 10, 2024

Concordia is down but not out in its quest for its 11th consecutive MIAC playoff appearance. The Cobbers rallied to take the lead in the third period of the series finale in St. Peter but then gave up a goal in the final 5 minutes of regulation and one more with 56 seconds left in overtime and lost 5-4.

Junior Mason Plante scored the Cobbers' first goal in their series opener at Gustavus.
Second And Third Periods Turn Into Stephen King Special

February 09, 2024

The second and third periods in the Cobbers opener at Gustavus turned into a scene from a Stephen King movie as Concordia gave up six unanswered goals and lost 7-2.

Sophomore Ben Luedtke comes out of the corner with the puck in the Cobbers' series finale with Augsburg. He set up the game-tying goal.
Playoff Hockey Arrives Early In Moorhead

February 03, 2024

Playoff hockey arrived early in Moorhead, with two of the Top 5 teams in the MIAC battling to a 2-2 overtime tie at the Moorhead Sports Center. Concordia and Augsburg played a tight-checking, high-intense game that was befitting of a conference tournament showdown.

Senior goalie Matt Fitzgerald makes one of his 25 saves in the Cobbers' series opener with Augsburg.
Cobbers Run Into Red-Hot Goalie In Series Opener

February 02, 2024

Concordia outshot Augsburg 40-29 in their series opener on Friday, but ran into a red-hot goalie and lost 4-0 in the series opener.

Hunter Olson was named the MIAC Offensive Player of the Week. He had both of the game-winning goals in the Cobbers' sweep over St. Olaf.
Career Scoring Week Propels Olson To MIAC Honor

January 29, 2024

Concordia junior Hunter Olson (Bemidji, Minn.) was named the MIAC Offensive Player of the Week for helping the Cobbers post a key MIAC sweep over St. Olaf last week. Olson came away with three goals and an assist in the two games. He had both of the game-winning goals in the Cobbers’ 5-4 and 4-2 wins against the Oles.

Concordia poses for a team picture after beating St. Olaf 4-2 as part of the annual Hockey Day Minnesota celebration.
A Fantastic Hockey Day Minnesota Finishing Kick

January 26, 2024

Concordia’s finishing kick proved to be too much for St. Olaf in their Hockey Day Minnesota game. The Cobbers scored three goals in the final 4:03 of the third period to erase a 2-1 and bounce the Oles 4-2.

The Cobbers celebrate one of their three power play goals in the team's 5-4 win at St. Olaf. (Photo courtesy of Kaj Doerring)
Power, Power, Power

January 23, 2024

Concordia used the strength of three power play goals to outlast St. Olaf 5-4 in the series opener which will conclude on Friday at Hockey Day Minnesota.

Hunter Olson was one of three Cobber players who had four shots on goal in Concordia's series finale with Bethel.
Cobbers Drop Series Finale With Bethel

January 20, 2024

Concordia gave up two goals in the first 6 minutes of their series finale with Bethel, allowed two goals in each of the three periods, and lost 6-0.

Forward Mason Plante goes flying over the Bethel goalie in the Cobbers' series opener with the Royals.
Playoff Preview Ends In Overtime Tie

January 19, 2024

Concordia went back-and-forth with league-leading Bethel in the series opener before finishing off with a 4-4 overtime tie.

Concordia gave up five unanswered goals in the third period and lost at #8 UW-Stevens Point.
Cobbers Fall At #8 UW-Stevens Point

January 12, 2024

For the first 40 minutes in their game at No.8-ranked Wis.-Stevens Point it looked like Concordia would pull off another upset against a Top 10 Division III team. The Pointers were able to change the game’s momentum in the first minute of the third period, scored two goals in the opening 3:08 of the final frame and went on to post a 5-1 win.

Caden Triggs drives toward the net in the Cobbers' series finale with #2 St. Scholastica. Triggs had a goal and an assist in the game.
Cobbers Prove Sports Adage In Series-Finale Loss

January 06, 2024

There’s a saying in sports: “The score wasn’t indicative of the game.” Most of the time that isn’t true but on Saturday, it was clearly the case as the Cobbers lost 6-3 to No.2-ranked St. Scholastica in the series finale.

The Cobber defense clears out a St. Scholastica forward after goalie Matt Fitzgerald made a huge save in the final minute of play in CC's 2-1 win.
Move Over, Dorothy; The Cobbers Are In The House

January 05, 2024

A red-hot goalie and an unbeaten home record proved too much for the No.2-ranked team in Division III as Concordia outlasted St. Scholastica 2-1 in the first game of the 2-game series at the Moorhead Sports Center.

Cole O'Connell had a goal and as assists in the Cobbers' series finale game at Marian.
Cobber Comeback Comes Up Short in Series Finale

December 09, 2023

Concordia fell behind Marian 4-1 for the second consecutive game but then scored two straight to get within one goal before the Sabres closed out the series with a 5-3 win with a goal in the final 3 minutes of play.

Mason Plante scored two of the three Cobber goals in their series opener at Marian. Plante has four goals in the last two games.
Plante Stays Hot; Start Is Not In Series Opener At Marian

December 08, 2023

Mason Plante scored his fourth goal in the last two games, but it wasn't enough as the Cobbers gave up four goals in the first period and lost 6-3 at Marian in the series opener.