The Slater Family Ice Arena offers various types of hockey programming for all ages and skill levels.    Programming offered through the BG Hockey School includes introductory youth skill level classes year round in addition to classes and clinics for Mini-Mite through Bantam skill levels primarily in the spring and summer.  Hockey leagues are offered for the beginning and advanced adult hockey player during the fall, spring, and summer seasons.

If your youth player would like to join a team, the Bowling Green Youth Hockey Association offers IP skill levels through Bantam teams levels from October through February.

Falcon Hockey

The Ice Arena staff is proud to play an important role in the development of the BGSU Falcon Hockey program.  The staff is there behind the scenes, on a daily basis, providing top quality ice and related facility services.

The Newlove Pro Shop carries souvenir merchandise, management oversees the carrying of souvenir merchandise, the staging of varsity games and everyone from Student Employees and Building Superintendent to Graduate Assistants, Account Clerks and the Director who assists the players and coaches in any way they can!


  • Call 1-877-BGSU-Ticket or 419-372-0000
  • Visit the BGSU Athletic Ticket Office
  • Visit the Stroh Center Ticket Office located at
    1535 East Wooster Street, Bowling Green, OH 43403
  • At the Ice Arena Ticket Office only open one hour prior to face off on game nights
  • Online at the BGSU Athletic Department Hockey

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BGSU Club Hockey

The BGSU Ice Arena is home to the BGSU Club Hockey team. The team is composed of students who still want to play hockey competitively while working towards a college degree. In 2010, the organization advanced to the ACHA DII National Tournament for the first time in club history. The team has advanced to regional play for the past 4 years in row. The club team is organized and run entirely by BGSU students through Recreation and Wellness Sport Clubs.

High School Hockey

The BGSU Ice Arena is home to the Bowling Green High School Bobcat Hockey team. As six time State Champions, the Bobcat’s are part of the rich hockey tradition in the Bowling Green community. Additional local high school teams also promote the strong local hockey culture by calling the BGSU Ice Arena home. Games are often held Friday evenings through Sunday afternoons during the high school hockey season (November – February).

Updated: 05/24/2023 09:02AM