Bowling Green

Bowling Green Quick Facts

Location: Bowling Green, Ohio
Founded: 1910
Enrollment: 17,558
Nickname: Falcons
Colors: Orange and Brown
President: Dr. Mary Ellen Mazey
Director of Athletics: D. Christopher Kingston
FAR: Dr. Lee Meserve
Athletic Dept. Phone: 419-372-2401


Team History

First year of DI Hockey: 1969-70
All-time Record: 897-804-130 (47 years)


Facility Information

Name/Capacity: Slater Family Ice Arena (cap. 5,000)
Dimensions: 200' x 85'
Ticket Office: Phone 877-247-8842
Address: Slater Family Ice Arena, 417 North Mercer Road, Bowling Green, OH 43403-0035

Directions to Arena

From the east or west via the Ohio Turnpike: Use Exit 64 (Perrysburg). Follow I-75 South to Exit 181. As you exit I-75, turn right at the light and proceed to the second stop light. Turn right onto Mercer Road and the BGSU Ice Arena will be on your right.

From the north or south via Interstate 75: Use Exit 181. Turn west onto Wooster Street and proceed to the second stop light. Turn right on Mercer Road and the BGSU Ice Arena will be on your right.

From the east or west via U.S. Route 6: Stay on U.S. 6. At the I-75 Interchange, follow I-75 north to the next exit (Exit 181). As you exit I-75, turn left at the light. Proceed to the second stop light and turn right onto Mercer Road. The BGSU Ice Arena will be on your right.


Coaches/Support Staff

Head Coach: Head Coach - Chris Bergeron (Miami, '93)
     • Overall Record/Record at BGSU: 80-99-25 (6 seasons)

Assistant Coach: Barry Schutte (Miami, '97)
Assistant Coach: Ty Eigner (Bowling Green, '93)
Volunteer Assistant Coach: Dan Mayes (Eastern Michigan, '08)
Director of Hockey Ops.: Jimmy Spratt (Bowling Green, '09)


Media Services

Hockey SID: Jenna Jorgensen
Office Phone: 419-372-7077
Cell Phone: 763-228-4118
Email: jjorgen@bgsu.edu
Press Box Phone: 814-464-5009
Website: BGSUFalcons.com
Hockey-specific Twitter: @BGFalconHockey
Athletics Twitter: @BGAthletics
Athletics Facebook: facebook.com/BGSUathletic
Athletics Instagram: BGFalcons


Media Directory

Print/Web

Toledo Blade
John Wagner
jwagner@theblade.com
419-345-5214

Sentinel-Tribune
Thomas Schmeltz
schmeltzthomas@gmail.com
567-249-5125

BG News
Aaron Parker
aarondp@bgsu.edu
419-372-6966

Television

13ABC
Dave Holmes
David.holmes@13abc.com
419-270-7192

WTOL
Dan Cummins
dcummins@wtol.com
419-654-0152

NBC24
Kirk Nawrotzky
kgnawrotzky@chestv.com

BROADCAST SCHEDULE

BCSN Television to broadcast select home games throughout the year (schedule TBA)

Radio Broadcast Information
WBGU 88.1 FM (Bowling Green, Ohio)
Evan Pivnick play-by-play
516-987-5957