Mountain West for Broncos in 2013

03 Aug

Boise State is now a member of the Mountain West collegiate Hockey League.

Boise State, along with six other independent universities; BYU, Denver University, Montana State University, Montana Tech, Utah State and Weber State have merged as a league to become the first ACHA Conference in the Pacific Northwest and the Rocky Mountain Region.. Conference play will begin this fall 2013, with Championships being held in late February.

MWCHL_Boise_StateThere is still discussion among MWCHL presidents as to league expansion to 10, or expand to 12 from Universities located here in the Pacific Northwest and Rocky Mountain Region for the 2014-15 seasons.

“Membership in the Mountain West Collegiate Hockey League is a milestone moment for the Bronco Hockey program. The new alignment will help our student-athletes by minimizing distant travel and developing more intermountain competition.” By joining the MWCHL Boise State aims to secure a clearer path to Regional and National Championships games.

League Competition for the Broncos begin October 12 &13th here in Boise hosting Montana Tech University.  Game times 7:00 PM @ CenturyLink Arena.

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