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NCAA D3 Skidmore College Transfer Commits to UNLV

By: Kayla Faasse The Skatin’ Rebels added another center to the roster for the upcoming 2022-23 season, bringing in Skidmore College transfer Gunnar Smith. “I hope to bring good energy, high tempo, and good pace. I’m looking to have fun,” Smith said about coming to UNLV. “I can’t wait to get back at it and […]

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A Look Back at The Successful 2021-22 Campaign

By: Matt Atencio The UNLV Skatin’ Rebels’ season came to an untimely end in the American Collegiate Hockey Association’s National Tournament, after bowing out to the Central Oklahoma Bronchos in the semi-finals. Even though the season ended before the ultimate goal, the team’s success cannot be understated.  Despite a lengthy absence from competitive play, head […]

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Rebels Outlast Ducks in 2-1 Victory

Article by: Matt Atencio The UNLV Skatin Rebels faced off against the Oregon Ducks, Friday, in their final tune-up series before the National Tournament in St. Louis. Scoring came at a premium for both teams, but the Rebels rode defense and timely goals to a 2-1 victory over the Ducks. What Happened Midway through the […]

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Rebels Hold On to Beat GCU 3-2

Article by: Matt Atencio The UNLV Skatin Rebels played their first home game in over a month, Friday, in a rematch against the Grand Canyon University Lopes. The Rebels walked out of Friday night’s game with a 3-2 victory, extending their home win streak to eight games. What happened GCU winger Jacob Cummings opened the […]

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UNLV Hockey Nationals Send Off Party

UNLV Hockey has officially qualified for the ACHA D1 National Championship in St. Louis, Mo March 10th-17th. It’s been an unbelievable journey so far but we aren’t done yet. We are excited to be representing the university and our community for the 5th consecutive year, with high hopes of bringing home a National Championship. UNLV […]

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Rebels Knock Off ASU 4-3 in Second Game

After a disappointing loss the night before, the UNLV Rebels looked to get even with the Arizona State Sun Devils, Saturday. The Rebels managed to do just that, bouncing back with a 4-3 win over Arizona State. What Happened ASU opened the scoring just under two minutes into the game.  UNLV battled back, and eventually […]

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UNLV Falls 4-3 in Shootout against Sun Devils

Article by: Matt Atenico The UNLV Skatin Rebels faced off against the Arizona State Sun Devils, Friday, in a rematch of their series from mid-December. UNLV dominated the first series against ASU, outscoring them by a combined 15-4 in both games.  Tonight’s outcome did not have that same result, as UNLV fell 4-3 in a […]

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UNLV Outlasts Liberty in Low-Scoring Game

Article by: Matt Atencio The UNLV Skatin’ Rebels entered Saturday’s match up looking to avenge the previous night’s loss to the Liberty Flames. The Rebels were able to do just that.  In a much more defensive, low scoring game, the Rebels emerged with a 3-1 victory over the Flames. What Happened Liberty opened the scoring […]

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