Friday, August 24, 2018

Flash Final Score – UNLV Team Gray got a great effort from new Rebels goalie Jesse Gordichuk to beat UNLV Team Scarlet 5-3 before a large crowd at City National Arena on Friday evening. Gordichuk, 24, is 6’1, 185 and is from Penticton, Canada. He is a transfer from University of Alabama ACHA D1 where last season in 13 games he had a 2.06 gaa and a 93.8% save percentage. Cody Williams and Jake Saxe of UNLV had good hard skates in this scrimmage game. Cody, in his senior season, has 84 career goals for the Rebels; Saxe, a junior, has 36 career goals.

The all-time UNLV goal scorer is Mike Zenzola with 136. Anthony Greener is #2 with 96 goals and Cody Williams #3 all-time with his 84.

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Las Vegas –  The UNLV Rebels hit the ice tonight in a scrimmage game – UNLV Rebels Scarlet vs UNLV Rebels Grey – at the City National Arena. Faceoff is at 7:30 pm. There is free admission for this game.

UNLV is coming off an astounding season in its debut in ACHA D1 going 22-10-2, qualifying for the U.S. Nationals where the Rebels beat Drexel before losing to Ohio 3-2 in overtime.

Anthony Greener is back as head coach. Nick Robone is the Rebels top assistant coach. The official UNLV roster for this season will soon be announced.

The Rebels open their season against a great rival – the University of Colorado – on September 14.