Men's Ice Hockey Club 


About Club

We are three-time winners of the Southeastern Collegiate Hockey Conference post-season playoff tournament and have won the regular season SEC-West conference championship for the past four consecutive seasons (09-10, 10-11, 11-12, 12-13).  In our short history, we have appeared at Nationals (09-10), made three appearances at the South Regional tournament (09-10, 10-11, 12-13), and are consistently ranked in the top ten in our region during the regular season.

Spring Practice Schedule

Mondays - 6:00-7:45am -Jones Center

Tuesdays - 6:00-7:45am - Jones Center

Wednesdays - 6:00-7:30am - Jones Center


Dues are a 'graduated system' where incoming freshman for 2013/14 dues are $2775 for the year.  Your dues fee includes jerseys (game and practice), socks (game and practice), an Arkansas shell, helmet, tape, transportation to/from away games, team warm-ups, and all practice and game ice for the year. 

Contact Info

President: Collin Hesse

Phone: 214-926-9704

Club E-mail: /

Coached By

Head Coach: Brian Gallini (since 2009)

Assistant Coach: Rick Desjardins (since 2008)

Assistant Coach: Brandon Desjardins (since 2012)

Assistant Coach: David Valentini (since 2012)

Assistant Coach: Michael Ensminger (first year)

Student Coach: Collin Hesse (since 2012)

Social Media


Click here for official team website!

2012-2013 Achievements

Overall Record- 27-9-1 (7-1-0 SECHC)

Winner of the SECHC regular season as well as the SECHC Championship Tournament




 Additional Info

 The Ice Hockey clubpractices at the Jones Center for Families in Springdale, Arkansas. For additional information regarding team activities and try-outs, contact the club directly.

 Practices are held Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:15-10:00pm at the Jones Center for Families in Springdale, AR.

Anyone interested in giving to any University of Arkansas club sport may contact UA Gift Services at 479-575-7970.

If interested in giving online via a secure website, please visit Designate your donation to the 'College of Education and Health Professions' and in the 'Comments' field, please indicate that you wish to donate to the Ice Hockey club. Thank you for your continued support!

For more information regarding Ice Hockey at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, please contact the Club Sports Graduate Assistant, Kelsey Orrill, at / 479-575-7382. 

Page last updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014