Friends of Penn State Men's Hockey, Inc.

Next Meeting

Next meeting is January 15, 2018 at 5:45 pm in the auditorium of Pegula Ice Arena.

Michigan Bus Trip

FOPSMH is sponsoring a bus trip to Ann Arbor, Michigan from January 19-21, 2018 to watch our Penn State men's hockey team play the University of Michigan. The cost for the bus and tickets for the two games is $285/person. Lodging is available for $99/night, a price that includes tax and breakfast each morning. Limited seats are still available. Contact Linda R. Matesevac ( or Joel Sobel ( for additional information or to request a registration form.


The objective of Friends of Penn State Menís Hockey, Inc. is to increase fan support and involvement of alumni, students and the community in the Penn State Menís Hockey Program. Membership affords the opportunity to interact with team members and coaches at a number of events.

Click here to download the 2017-18 Friends of PSU Men's Hockey Inc. membership application.

Any questions related to membership can be emailed to

Your 2017-2018 Friends of Penn State Men's Hockey membership card has the following discounts:
10% discount at Rapid Transit Sports
10% discount at Old State Clothing Company
10% discount at Lettermans for food only
15% off going rate including Fairfield Inn & Suites State College, Hampton Inn & Suites Williamsburg Square, SpringHill Suites State College, and Holiday Inn Express State College at Williamsburg Square


Tickets for our fall raffle can be purchased at our table for $5 each. The drawing will be done on December 9th. Raffle basket will be on display at our table.

Items include: Big Ten Championship pennant, Big Ten Championship puck, Big Ten Championship coozie, Big Ten Championship shirt (large), Big Ten Championship hat, Big Ten Championship decal, inaugural season car decal, PSU fidget spinner, PSU child's hockey stick/puck, PSU Nike DriFit hockey polo (large), Big Ten Tournament hooded zipper top (large), PSU hockey car magnet, large wooden hockey sign (JMB Signs), Lettermans $25 gift card, PSU Nittany Lion Nutcracker (Old State Clothing Co.), Nittany Lion paw cookie cutter (Old State Clothing Co.), PSU metal ornament (Old State Clothing Co.), and a PSU hockey puck autographed by Coach Gadowsky.


Our booster club officers are:
President: Linda Matesevac
Vice President: Wendy Jo Hartsock
Secretary: Jane Whitaker
Treasurer: Richard Shore
Additional Board of Directors: Jen Cowher, Susan Geering, John Gilger, Dale Lamke, William Rusk, Joel Sobel, and Anna Whitaker

Non-Profit Status

Also note Friends of Penn State Men's Hockey ("FOPSMH") is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, and donations to FOPSMH are tax deductible.


The previous copies of "Full Strength", the FOPSMH newsletter, available online are the following:
Fall 2014:
Spring 2015:
Fall 2015:
Spring 2016:
Fall 2016:

Most recent copy of the newsletter is available with your FOPSMH membership. If you are interested in joining FOPSMH, check out our membership information on this page or stop by our table at home games (near Gate A).

For More Information

Team Site

Pegula Ice Arena
Ice Hockey Camps
Nittany Lion Club
NCAA Division I Men's Ice Hockey
The Roar Zone

Donate Online

Additional donations (only) to the club can be made online at Please note: This link is NOT for memberships. For memberships download the form listed under the "Membership" section above, fill out the form, and mail the form with your check payment. Payments using this link will be accepted as a donation only, as stated, and not for a membership.

Friends of Penn State Men's Hockey, Inc., PO Box 1104, State College PA 16804
Webmaster: William Rusk (
Photo Credits: Stephanie Corcino, William Rusk, Joel Sobel