Rebels 2017 NAHL Draft Recap: Team selects 5 Blueliners

Yesterday the North American Hockey League held its annual draft. Since the Aston Rebels finished in first during the regular season the team selected last beginning with the twenty third pick. With the loss of Gvido Jansons, Brennan Kapcheck, Andrew Noel and Ryan Solomon, the focus for the Rebels was defense. It was so much […]

Rebels defeat Knights to take 2 – 0 lead in divisional semi-final series

The Aston Rebels defeated the visiting Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Knight last night 2 – 1 to give them a 2 – 0 lead in this best-of-five divisional semi-final series. The first period was very similar to the previous night where it was tight checking and up and down hockey with limited shots. With no scoring in the […]

Tomahawks upend Rebels 4 – 2 with one game left in the regular season.

Daniil Bokun’s three-point game help lead the Johnstown Tomahawks to a 4 – 2 win over the visiting Aston Rebels. It was only the second game out of eleven between the two teams this season that the game wasn’t decided by a goal. Having clinched the division and wanting to prepare for next weekend’s first […]

Rebels defeat Tomahawks 3 – 2 on Bellant’s 25th goal of the season

Andrew Bellant’s 25th goal on the season gave the Rebels a 3 – 2 road victory over the Johnstown Tomahawks. The win gave the first place Rebels a weekend split against the second place Tomahawks, and the win also gave the Rebels 85 points on the season (eleven up on Johnstown) and reduced their magic […]

TPT Blog Day 3 – A successful tournament & a hearty dinner

Tuesday morning was an early one as our alarm clock rang at 7:00am to wake us up for our 7:30am breakfast. After breakfast we had to quick shower up and put on our suits as the bus was picking us up at 8:45am to bring us back to USA Hockey Arena. Our East Division team […]

TPT Blog Day 1 – Travel Day and mingling with the competition

After completing the weekend sweep over the Northeast Generals, six of the Rebels’ players hurried home to get a good night’s sleep. Dom Garcia, Gvido Jansons, Jack Leavy, Andrew Noel, Evgeny Yakovlev and I had an early Sunday morning flight to Detroit, MI to compete in the NAHL’s Top Prospects Tournament. We all met Coach […]

Blackmun to blog on 2017 Top Prospects Tournament

The Rebels have announced today that assistant captain Drew Blackmun will be blogging about next week’s Top Prospects Tournament. Blackmun, along with teammates Dom Garcia, Gvido Jansons, Jack Leavy, Andrew Noel and Evgeny Yakovlev, will be participating in the tournament. All of the Rebels’ players, with the exception of Jansons, will be playing for the […]

Six Rebels selected to NAHL’s 2017 Top Prospects Tournament

The North American Hockey League (NAHL) announced today the rosters for its Top Prospects Tournament which will be held February 27 – 28 at the USA Hockey Arena in Plymouth, MI. Six Aston Rebels have been selected to play in this tournament: Drew Blackmun, Dom Garcia, Gvido Jansons, Jack Leavy, Andrew Noel and Evgeny Yakovlev. […]