King’s College Names Stephen Mallaro as Head Coach of New NCAA Men’s Ice Hockey Program

Stephen Mallaro King's College

JULY 6, 2016 WILKES-BARRE — As a collegiate ice hockey player, Stephen Mallaro helped lead Oswego State University in upstate New York to back-to-back NCAA Division III National Tournament “Frozen Four” appearances in 2010 and 2011. Now, five years later, four as a collegiate assistant coach, Mallaro will take on the most unique opportunity of […]

Golf Tournament set for August 20th at Camillus Country Club

The 10th Annual Friends of Wildcat Hockey Golf Tournament will be held on Saturday, August 20th at Camillus Country Club.  Shotgun start at 1:00 PM. Please click here for more details:  WG Hockey Golf Tournament 2016


Registration is open for the West Genesee Wildcats Summer Hockey Camp at Shove Park.  Click below for more details… Summer Hockey Camp 2016  

WG hockey tops B’ville, reclaims sectional title


By Phil Blackwell One year without a Section III Division I championship was, for the West Genesee ice hockey team, one too many. And it only figured that, in order to get to the title back, it had to do so against the Baldwinsville side that dethroned the Wildcats in the first place.   In […]

West Genesee hockey alum Robbie Michel flourishes in Ottawa, signed by Maine

Robbie Micehl

By Donnie Webb The study abroad trip for the Onondaga Community College student from Camillus is a short skate away in the Great White North. The graduate of West Genesee High School is in his second year of residence in Ottawa. He’s even taken up a local nickname – Bobby Mike. And while he takes […]

Shawn Lynch commits to Utica College


The Ottawa Jr. Senators are pleased to announce that forward Shawn Lynch has committed to attend and play for Utica College for the 2015-16 season. Lynch, a 20 year old forward from Camillus, New York is in his second season with the Senators, and he is currently leading the team in scoring. Gary Heenan, head […]

Problematic parents are no fun for kids in minor hockey

By Gregg Sutch Gregg Sutch played in the Ontario Hockey League for five seasons (2008-09 to 2012-13). Sutch, 22, was a first-round draft pick in the OHL and a fifth-round pick of the Buffalo Sabres in the 2010 NHL entry draft. He has retired from playing hockey and will be writing on occasion for Yahoo Sports. Parents play a […]

USA Hockey development suffers with too many showcases, too many junior teams

By Jeff Cox  @JeffCoxSBNation  May 18 2014, 6:32p The watering down of showcase events such as the Chowder Cup is bad for the game. After taking in parts of the Chowder Cup Pre-Draft Showcase, USPHL Spring Showcase, and Eastern Hockey League Showcase, there is just one conclusion to be drawn. There are way too many junior […]

Thank You Wildcat Nation


The West Genesee hockey players, coaches, and staff wish to thank the Wildcat Nation for your continued support of the West Genesee varsity ice hockey program.  Special thanks to the West Genesee students, parents, teachers and administrators, the Town of Camillus Parks and Recreation Department, and the Camillus Police Department for helping to make Shove […]

West Genesee claims another sectional title with 3-1 win over Rome Free Academy


By Lindsay Kramer/ on February 22, 2014 West Genesee hockey coach Frank Colabufo knows the “0” in his team’s loss column can be a steppingstone or an anchor. The only thing he cares about now, however, is that the Wildcats get another chance to wear it around their necks as they head off to the state […]