2016-17 News

  • Hockey’s six-game winning streak No. 9 moment
    June 06, 2017
    ANNANDALE -- Over the next two weeks, the Northern Virginia Community College athletic department is going to countdown the 10 best moments of the 2016-17 athletics season. The list is comprised of individual and team highlights from the field of play.
  • Fifty-seven Nighthawks named to AD Honor Roll
    February 08, 2017
    ANNANDALE – Director of Athletics Steve Mrowka and the Northern Virginia Community College athletic department has announced the Athletic Director Honor Roll for the 2016 Fall Semester.
  • Friday's game cancelled (Updated Information)
    February 06, 2017
    ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College hockey teams game Friday in the first round of the BRHC Tournament has been cancelled. Old Dominion was forced to drop out of the postseason.
  • Nighthawks to play following Caps and Oilers
    December 05, 2016
    ANNANDALE - The Northern Virginia Community College hockey team and Marymount University have announced an end of the season exhibition game following the Washington Capitals contest Friday, Feb. 24 inside Verizon Center.
  • Spring semester hockey tryouts
    November 30, 2016
    The Northern Virginia Community College hockey team have roster spots open for the spring semester.
  • Hockey tryouts set for September 7
    August 18, 2016
    ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College hockey team has begun registration process for the upcoming 2016-17 season. Tryouts are set for Wednesday, Sept. 7 beginning at 8:15 p.m. inside Prince William Ice Arena.
  • Hockey signs four
    April 27, 2016
    The Northern Virginia Community College hockey team and head coach Barrett Haga have announced the signing of four student-athletes for the upcoming 2016-17 season as Jason Biler, Danny Davis, Chandler Holguin and Austin Teel join the Nighthawks.
  • Quick start propels Nighthawks to championship
    February 21, 2016
    Chesapeake, Va. - The Northern Virginia Community College hockey team scored four goals in the first period enroute to a 9-2 victory over Radford in the championship game of the Blue Ridge Hockey Conference Atlantic Division Tournament Sunday morning at Chilled Ponds Ice Complex.
  • Nighthawks earn postseason accolades
    February 17, 2016
    ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College hockey team took home four postseason conference awards announced Wednesday by the Blue Ridge Hockey Conference.
  • Haga named coach of the year
    February 16, 2016
    ANNANDALE – Northern Virginia Community College hockey coach Barrett Haga was named Blue Ridge Hockey Conference Coach of the Year Tuesday. The award was voted on by the BRHC office.
  • Hockey starts postseason Saturday
    February 15, 2016
    ANNANDALE -- The Northern Virginia Community College hockey team begins its postseason run Saturday in the Blue Ridge Hockey Conference Tournament at Chesapeake, Va., inside Chilled Ponds Arena.
  • NOVA Hockey Signs Three
    November 18, 2015
    The Northern Virginia Community College Hockey Team and head coach Barrett Haga have announced the signing of Manbir “Manny” Nahal, Elliott “EJ” Root, Jr, and Jin Yoon.
  • Information regarding the hockey game at Verizon
    November 16, 2015
    Thank you for your support for the “Black Friday Classic” at the Verizon Center! The Washington Capitals are hosting the Tampa Bay Lightning followed by RADFORD/NOVA. We are now two weeks away from this awesome event! Special thanks to the Washington Capitals as this event has now become a Holiday tradition for NOVA!
  • Nighthawks Ice Hockey Earns Top-15 Ranking
    November 13, 2015
    Northern Virginia Community College’s Ice Hockey team earned a top-15 regional ranking in the season’s first American Collegiate Hockey Association (ACHA) Men’s Division III poll released today.
  • Caps and NOVA Ice Hockey at the Verizon Center on November 27
    October 06, 2015
    Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) Ice Hockey and Radford University want you to spend "Black Friday" with them at the Verizon Center.
  • Hockey tryout information meeting
    July 20, 2015
    ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Individuals interested in playing hockey at Northern Virginia Community College during the upcoming 2015-16 season must attend an information meeting Sept. 9 at 8 p.m. on the Woodbridge Campus.
  • NOVA athletics student-athlete banquet
    May 09, 2015
    ANNANDALE, Va. –The Northern Virginia Community College athletic department is hosting its annual student-athlete banquet Wednesday.
  • NOVA and Old Dominion Ice Hockey to play at the Verizon Center on November 28
    October 29, 2014
    Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) Ice Hockey and Old Dominion University want you to spend "Black Friday" with them at the Verizon Center.
  • NOVA Ice Hockey hosts inaugural Rob Lucier Alumni Classic
    September 13, 2014
    What does an Investment Advisor Representative at MassMutual, a member of the US Coast Guard, a student at UVA, a student at Liberty, a Director of Hockey Operations, all have in common? They are former members of NOVA Hockey, and they showed up to represent the NOVA alumni in the inaugural Rob Lucier Alumni Classic.
  • Ice Hockey still has roster spots available
    September 08, 2014
    NOVA Ice Hockey still has roster spots available for the 2014-15 season and open recruitment continues through September 17.
  • Ice Hockey tryout scheduled for September 3
    August 19, 2014
    2014-15 NOVA Ice Hockey tryouts scheduled for September 3 at Prince William Ice Center in Dale City. Mandatory information meeting will be held on August 27.
  • Ice Hockey tryout scheduled for September 3
    July 08, 2014
    2014-15 NOVA Ice Hockey tryouts scheduled for September 3 at Prince William Ice Center in Dale City. Mandatory information meeting will be held on August 27.
  • Service First! NOVA Ice Hockey in the community
    November 25, 2013
    Northern Virginia Community College’s Ice Hockey program has a longstanding tradition of community service. The 2013-14 season will be no exception.
  • NOVA wins two in a row in BRHC action
    November 15, 2013
    NOVA Ice Hockey has a two game winning streak that could not have come at a better time as it has allowed NOVA to crawl back into the playoff hunt for the third playoff spot in the Blue Ridge Hockey Conference Atlantic North Division.
  • NOVA Hockey to play at the Verizon Center on November 29
    November 11, 2013
    Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) Ice Hockey wants you to spend “Black Friday” with them at the Verizon Center along with the Washington Capitals and the National Capital Region (NCR) Military Team.
  • Ice Hockey tryouts slated to start on September 4
    July 08, 2013
    2013-14 NOVA Ice Hockey tryouts are scheduled to start on September 4 at Prince William Ice Center.
  • Dylan Downs named to All-BRHC team
    February 18, 2013
    The Blue Ridge Hockey Conference today announced that Northern Virginia Community College’s Dylan Downs was named to the Second Line All-BRHC and was runner up for Rookie of the Year.
  • NOVA Hockey will retire team founder’s jersey on Feb. 9
    January 28, 2013
    On Saturday, February 9, during NOVA’s final home game of the season the program will formally retire the No. 3 jersey of former team Captain Rob Lucier. NOVA Hockey first took to the ice in February 2008 with Lucier as the club’s president and founder leading the team. Lucier passed away last October.
  • NOVA splits with William & Mary; Old Dominion University
    October 20, 2012
    Playing two division games in less than 24 hours, Northern Virginia Community College Ice Hockey (NOVA) had its work cut out. After last week’s devastating loss to Radford University, NOVA had spent the last week retooling its game plan and it clearly showed.