New home and new rank for Notre Dame Hockey
NOTRE DAME, Ind.-- Not only does the Notre Dame hockey team have a new home this year, but The Irish will start the season ranked number one.
This is the first time that the hockey team has been ranked number one in the programs 44 year history.
The top ranking comes courtesy of U.S. College Hockey Online.
The Irish are ranked second in the U.S.A. Today’s pre-season poll.
Notre Dame will play Western Ontario on Sunday, for an exhibition match.
The game will be held at the Joyce Center, since The Compton Ice Arena isn’t quite done.