Plymouth State Picked to Claim 2016-17 MASCAC Men’s Ice Hockey Championship

November 1st, 2016 by Barbara

Oct 26, 2016

Westfield, Mass.— For the second straight season, the Plymouth State Panthers are the early favorite to win the 2016-17 Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference men’s hockey champions as selected by the seven coaches from around the conference.

The Panthers earned four of the seven first place votes for a total of 34 points. During the 2015-16 season, the team finished 15-2-1 in the conference with a runner-up finish in both the regular season and tournament play. Back on the ice for Plymouth State is reigning MASCAC Rookie of the Year Matt Volonnino who tallied 10 goals and nine assists for 19 points during his first year with the squad. His two game winning goals were tied for seventh best in the conference. 2015-16 Second Team All-Conference honoree Michael Economos also returns. Last season, he netted 13 goals with nine assists for 23 points.  Read more.

Shift Supervisor Wanted

July 22nd, 2016 by Marlana

Interested in being our next shift supervisor? We are currently accepting applications. See our job posting on Indeed or Craigslist and apply online. ice-arena

Summer Fun Begins with Curling!

May 18th, 2016 by Marlana

Plymouth Rocks Curling Club’s summer curling begins the week of June 28th. League nights will be on Tuesday and Thursday nights. Registration starts June 1st. The season runs 8 weeks, with 6 regular season games and 2 playoff games. The cost is $400 per team or $100 for an individual. Availability is first come, first serve. Register here or email us with any questions.

Summer Curling 2016 Website

BEAT THE HEAT Summer Learn-to-Skate

April 15th, 2016 by Marlana

beat the heatLooking to cool off this summer? Join us for a fun-filled summer of skating or hockey lessons. Our Summer Session runs July 10th-Aug 28th. Lessons are 5:30-6:30pm on Sunday nights with the exception of July 24th, which will run 3:30-4:30pm. Cost is $80 for the session, or you have the option of a 4 lesson punch-card to use anytime between July 10th and August 28th. Contact us with any questions at or call 535-2SK8 (2758).

Step Into the Hack with Curling at the Plymouth State Ice Arena

February 29th, 2016 by Marlana

In all likelihood, you have already heard of the remarkable sport of curling. It is growing as one of the favorite pastimes in winter and mud seasons around New England. What you may not have heard is curling is available in your own backyard. The Plymouth State Ice Arena in Plymouth, NH, is home to the Plymouth Rocks Curling Club, which hosts an adult league every spring, summer, and fall. Our spring season kicks off in March with our FREE Curling Open House on Wednesday, March 16th at 6:00pm. Deliver your first stone by stepping into the hack, or foothold, on the ice surface of the Plymouth State Ice Arena. You may be surprised how much fun a little stone can generate. If you are interested in attending the Open House or playing in the Plymouth Rocks Curling League, please e-mail us at For more information, visit

Curling Spring 2016

Learn-to-Skate Lessons Return this Spring 2016

February 29th, 2016 by Marlana

Sign-up today for Learn-to-Skate & Beginner Hockey Lessons. Our Spring session starts March 6th on Sunday nights. Lessons will be 5-6pm for the first few lessons, and then 3:30p-4:30p for the remainder of the session. Adult lessons are also offered and will be the last 30 minutes of class. Cost is $80 for 6 lessons. You can register here or for questions, contact us by e-mail or call 603-535-2SK8 (2758).Spring 2016 LTS

Learn-to-Skate and Beginner Hockey Lessons Start Jan 3rd, 2016

December 9th, 2015 by Marlana

Sign-up for Plymouth State Skating Academy’s Learn-to-Skate & Beginner Hockey lessons. The next session starts on Sunday, January 3rd from 5-6pm. Coaches are available from 3-years of age to adulthood. Cost is only $80 for 6 sessions*. Join today in person or register online at Jan 2016 Session

*A $12 USFSA fee will be applied once a year for membership

Skating with Santa

December 3rd, 2015 by Marlana

Join us for Skating with Santa at the PSU Ice Arena on Sun, Dec 6th from 1-3pm. Admission and rentals are free!!! Pictures with Santa and light refreshments will be served. Come join the fun!!

Skating with Santa

Scare! Shake! Skate!

October 6th, 2015 by Marlana

Join us for Halloween Skate at the PSU Ice Arena on Sun, Nov 1st from 3-4:30pm. Admission is free for everyone who wears their costumes! For all those not embracing their witchy, ghoulish sides, admission is $12 for up to 4 people. Rental skates are $4.

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Learn-to-Skate & Beginner Hockey Lessons Start Again

October 6th, 2015 by Marlana

Plymouth Skating Academy’s Learn-to-Skate & Beginner Hockey starts its next session on Nov 1st. Lessons will be on Sunday nights from 5-6pm and incudes a Holiday Exhibition on Dec 13th. Cost is only $80.

Adults-only lessons are on Sundays at 5:30pm.
Synchro will start at 6:00pm after Learn-to-Skate.

Check out our website for more information on how to register or for applicable discounts at Fall Session II 2015

Painting the Panther

Contact Information

Contact Information

January 14th, 2014 by Michael

General Information:
Main Phone (603) 535-2SK8 (2758)
Fax (603) 535-3369

Mailing Address:
Plymouth State University Ice Arena
17 High Street MSC72
Plymouth, NH 03264

Dave Gyger, Arena Manager
(603) 535-3360

Scott Shedd, Assistant Manager
(603) 535-3361

Barbara Adams, Program Support Assistant
(603) 535-3365





January 14th, 2014 by Michael

To arrive at Plymouth State Welcome Center and Ice Arena, from all points north and south take I93, exit 25, turn right onto Rt 175A.  We are the 4th building on the left. (2/10 of a mile from the off ramp)


Street Address:
129 NH Rt-175A (Holderness Road)
Holderness, NH 03245

Latitude 43 45 35
Longitude 71 41 02
0283950 UTM Easting
4848450 UTM Northing