Welcome to the BEST hockey family in Europe!
The Kaiserslautern Military Community (KMC) Eagles hockey organization consists of all branches of the U.S. military, dependents (16+), civil service, contractors, members of NATO and our German friends.
Even though a majority of our organization is military, you DON'T need to be affiliated with the military to join! The KMC in Germany comprises of Vogelweh, Sembach, Kapaun, Ramstein, Miesau, Landstuhl, Baumholder and all the cities in between.
Three Eagle teams (I, II, & III), which range from beginners to "wannabe" pro and compete in the Die Playa's Liga (German league), friendly games, and tournaments in five European countries.
The Die Players Liga (DPL) is the premier hobby league of Germany, with five divisions for ice hockey and three divisions for inline. There are thirty-two competitive teams from various levels of skill and talent. The DPL is sponsored by the Mannheim Adlers (pro team), Top-on-Ice, and Hooter restaurants.
The KMC Eagles are proud supporters of our community, providing tons of volunteer manhours to the KMC 5/6, USO, ROSC, and RESA organizations.
The Eagles huddle for a group shot with the trophy and an exploding bottle of champange following the championship win.
After stuffing our faces with tons and tons of food on Thanksgiving, the Eagles made the journey our to Wiesbaden for the 2nd Annual Viking Cup. We had the pleasure of playing in the Inaugural Cup last year, but weren't able to come home with the championship. Just like last year, we sent a mixture of Eagles 1, 2, and 3.Friday
Opening the tournament up on a rainy night vs the Wiesbaden Ice Tigers, the Eagles drew first blood. However, the Ice Tigers weren't going to allow the Eagles an easy game, as they tied up the game 1-1. It wasn't until half way through the game before the Eagles were able to pull away, winning 7-3 and eliminating the chance of playing early the nex ...Read More
Adam Mainwaring cheering after he scored his 2nd goal in one shift.
Eagles 3 continues on a hot streak, defeating the Kurpfalz Ladies 12-6!
Eagles leadership, backed by Bob O'Donnell, present USO Kaiserslautern Manager Konrad Braun with a check for $646.37 for the Warrior Center in Landstuhl.
On Friday, October 19, 2013, the Eagles leadership ganged up with long-time Eagle Bob O'Donnell, and members of Boeing to present the USO Kaiserslautern manager, Konrad Braun, a check to improve the Warrior Center in Landstuhl.
In a combined effort with Boeing, we presented the USO with $1700! The Eagles family raised $345 and 215 euros of that $1700, with donations coming from Bob O'Donnell's two 60 kilometer bike challenges and with the Chuck-a-Puck competition during our Inaugural Cuddeback Cup. Check out his bike!
Boeing was kind enough to give us a ...Read More
Eagles 3 posing in the "hallway locker room" in Wiesloch after a 4-0 win, enjoying some celebratory beer.
Eagles 3 vs Wiesloch Old Starts was the first game of the for 2013/2014 DPL season and they came out pouring on the goals, setting the standard for Eagles 1 and 2 in their first game!
E-3 starting off with a beautiful goal to take the lead. Ludwig Schweinfurth gave Todd Lutz a beautiful pass, which Todd launched in the top right shelf. This ended the 1st period 2-0 Eagles!
Teamwork was the theme of this game! They had amazing passes and their defensive was strong! Goalie Martin Spengler actually told us after the game he was about to ask for an iPad or something since the Eagles were not allowing anyone to get close to Martin with a puck! With their amazing teamwork the ...Read More