The Sundial

Student learns life lessons on and off the ice

Christiaan Patterson

April 28, 2011

For CSUN’s Ice Hockey goalie Ron Dierkes, 29, getting back to school and finishing proved to be a rewarding challenge that was met with a hockey puck.   Dierkes started his college career at Florida State University in 2000, majoring in creative writing. Unsure of which direction he should go, he dropped out of school in 2003. After attending var...

CSUN Hockey: California native Chris Gale returns from ACHA All-Star games in Europe

Monique Muñiz

January 24, 2011

Matador Chris Gale recently came back from Europe where he played for the Division III American College Hockey Association All-Star team (ACHA), which was a first for a California native to participate in. Gale said it was one of the greatest experiences in his hockey career. He lived part of a dream, traveling to Europe and playing four hockey games, he said. “I heard a little bit like, ‘Shouldn’t you be s...

CSUN hockey player accepted into the All-Star Select team

Rima Bek

August 27, 2010

The All-Star Select Team has chosen a CSUN hockey player, making him the first California player ever accepted into the team. Chris Gale, 23, an assistant captain of CSUN’s ice hockey team, will play on the All-Star Select Team in December. As a member of the All-Star team, he will play with other selected collegiate athletes to compete against some European teams. Steve Gal...

Experience a CSUN hockey game

Experience a CSUN hockey game

Gilberto Manzano

October 7, 2009

Most students and faculty don’t know that CSUN has a hockey team and the ones that do know probably know because of the many signs all over campus saying try out for the hockey team or come watch CSUN against so and so. After reading the hockey signs you most likely tell yourself, “What? CSUN has a hockey team, but no football team? Well that’s du...

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