In 10 seasons of Division I play, Brunswick’s hockey program has solidified itself as one of the most competitive high school programs in New England, securing tournament berths in 2010–2011, 2011–2012, 2014–15, when the team won a school-record 26 games; 2015-16, when the Bruins earned their first-ever berth in the Elite 8 Tournament, featuring the top eight teams in New England; and 2016-17, when Brunswick won its first-ever playoff game at the Division I level and advanced to the semifinals of the Large School Tournament.
In 2017-18, the Bruins won three straight playoff games to capture the NEPSAC Large School Tournament championship, the school's first title at the Division I level.
At the collegiate level, in the past decade, ’Wick hockey alumni have laced up the skates for Harvard, Boston University, Notre Dame, Michigan, Dartmouth, Yale, Holy Cross, Quinnipiac, Sacred Heart, Colby, Middlebury, Trinity, Williams, Bowdoin, Connecticut College, Amherst, and Hobart — along with a host of other top Division I and Division III programs.
In the past 15 years, four hockey alumni have been selected in the NHL Draft. Hugh Jessiman ’02 was selected in the 1st Round in 2003 and recently retired from playing professional hockey. Kevin Shattenkirk ’07, who spent his freshman and sophomore years at Brunswick before playing for the United States National Team Development Program, was selected in the 1st Round in 2007 and is currently a member of the Tampa Bay Lightning. John Hayden ’13, who followed Shattenkirk’s track, was selected by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 3rd Round of the 2013 draft. He captained Yale University during his senior year in 2017 and is currently playing for the New Jersey Devils in the NHL. And Phil Kemp '17, who also played for the USNTDP and is now a junior at Yale, was drafted in the 7th round of the 2017 draft by the Edmonton Oilers.
Luke Esposito '12, a Brunswick captain and four-year letterman at Harvard, is now a member of the Bakersfield Condors (AHL).
All Brunswick hockey home games are held at Hartong Rink, on our King Street Campus.
Berkshire broke open a 2-2 contest against visiting Brunswick with a three-goal run, as the home-standing Bears knocked off the Bruins, 5-3. Despite the setback, Brunswick, ranked eighth in the latest USHR.com weekly prep poll, maintains a strong position to earn a post-season bid in March.
Brunswick broke a 2-2 tie at Gunnery by scoring three unanswered goals in the third period, as the Bruins, ranked eighth in the latest USHR.com weekly prep poll, posted a 5-2 road win on Friday night. Brunswick improves to 18-5-2 overall, as the Bruins have won seven of their last eight contests.
Brunswick’s six-game winning streak was snapped at Albany Academy on Friday, 4-3. The Bruins, currently ranked 10th in the latest USHR.com weekly poll, rallied from two goals down to tie the game late in the third period, however the hosts countered with the game winner in the final minutes of play.
Brunswick’s Will Forrest finished off a pass from Michael Salandra to net the game-winning goal in overtime at Lawrenceville on Wednesday, 4-3. The victory is the sixth-straight for the Bruins (17-4-2), currently ranked 10th in the latest USHR.com weekly prep poll.
Brunswick netted three power-play goals in a 4-0 shutout win over Williston Northampton on Saturday in Hartong Rink. The shutout is the fourth on the season for the 16-4-2 Bruins, ranked 10th in the latest USHR.com weekly poll.
Trailing 4-3 in the second period to Pope Francis on Wednesday, Brunswick went on a four-goal run to pick-up a win over the Cardinals in Hartong Rink, 7-5. The non-conference victory boosts the Bruins’ overall record to 15-4-2.
Brunswick broke open a 1-1 contest at Hill with five-straight second period goals, as the Bruins cruised to an 8-2 win on Saturday. The Bruins, ranked eighth in the latest USHR.com weekly poll, improve to 14-4-2, as Hill drops to 10-5-1.
Leading 4-1 in the third period, Brunswick held off a late rally by visiting Hoosac, as the hosts picked up a 4-3 win on Wednesday in Hartong Rink. The Bruins, ranked eighth in the latest USHR.com weekly poll, improve to 13-4-2, while the Owls fall to 2-14-2.
Despite outshooting Kents Hill on Friday night, 50-22, Brunswick settled for a 1-1 tie with the Huskies in Hartong Rink. Following the draw, the Bruins move to 11-4-2, while the Huskies stand at 2-12-2 overall.