ALBANY, NY -- Missed opportunities hampered the Clarkson University Hockey teams bid to knock off top-ranked Michigan in the NCAA East Regional Championship as the Wolverines held the Golden Knights off the scoreboard en route to a 2-0 victory on Saturday night at the Times Union Center in Albany.
MADISON, Wis. -- The final score sheet said that North Dakota defeated the Princeton men's hockey team 5-1 in the first round of the NCAA Regional, but Princeton doubled the Fighting Sioux in shots and carried the play against the region's top seed for most of the afternoon. Sophomore Cam MacIntyre scored Princeton's lone goal in the game.
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Senior goaltender David Leggio (Williamsville, NY) backboned a stingy defensive effort and senior David Cayer (Lonqueuil, QUE) and junior Shea Guthrie (Carleton Place, ONT) provided timely goals as the Clarkson University Hockey team recorded its first win in NCAA Tournament play in 11 years by defeating St. Cloud State 2-1 Friday in the first round of the East Regional.
ALBANY, N.Y. -- The Cornell men's hockey team closed out the 2007-08 season in fine fashion, defeating Colgate, 4-2, in the consolation game of the ECAC Hockey tournament at the Times Union Center in Albany, N.Y.
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Senior Mike Moore had a goal and an assist and sophomore goaltender Zane Kalemba made 35 saves as the 15th-ranked Princeton mens hockey team defeated Harvard 4-1 to win the 2008 ECAC Hockey Tournament and secure an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
ALBANY, N.Y.The No. 16 Harvard mens hockey team got two power-play goals from senior Jon Pelle and a superb, 31-save performance from sophomore Kyle Richter to defeat No. 20 Cornell, 3-1, in the semifinals of the Bank of America ECAC Hockey Championship Friday night at the Times Union Center.
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Sophomore goaltender Zane Kalemba made 27 saves to record his third shutout of the postseason and lead the 15th-ranked Princeton men's hockey team to the ECAC Hockey Championship game with a 3-0 win over Colgate in the semifinals on Friday afternoon at the Times Union Center. Freshman Matt Arhontas scored to give the Tigera 1-0 lead at 8:04 of the third period.
POTSDAM, NY - Sophomore David McIntyre (Pefferlaw, Ont.) scored 7:36 into the second overtime to lift the Colgate mens hockey team to a 3-2 victory over No. 7 Clarkson on Sunday, Mar. 16, at Cheel Arena. The win gives the Raiders a berth in the ECAC Hockey Championship at the Times Union Center in Albany next weekend, Mar. 21-22, as they take the quarterfinal series in three games.
CAMBRIDGE, MA - Senior captain Mike Taylor had two goals and an assist to help send the No. 17 Harvard mens hockey team to its seventh league semifinal appearance in eight years. The Crimson posted a 3-1 win against Quinnipiac Sunday night at Bright Hockey Center in the deciding third game of the teams Bank of America ECAC Hockey Championship quarterfinal series.
PRINCETON, NJ -- The 16th-ranked Princeton mens hockey team advanced to the ECAC Hockey Semifinals for the first time in nine seasons with a quarterfinal-series clinching 4-0 shutout of Yale on Sunday night at Hobey Baker Rink. Freshman Matt Arhontas had a goal and an assist in the win and sophomore Zane Kalemba made 31 saves for the shutout.
POTSDAM, NY -- Colgates second line combined to score three goals, including the game-winner 1:58 into the third period, as the Raiders mens hockey team defeated No. 7 Clarkson, 4-3, in the second game of their best-of-three ECAC Hockey quarterfinal series on Saturday, Mar. 15, at Cheel Arena.
SCHENECTADY, NY -- Sophomore goaltender Ben Scrivens posted a career playoff-high 41 saves as the Cornell men's hockey team clinched a berth in the ECAC Hockey semifinals with a 3-2 victory over Union on Saturday at Messa Rink at Achilles Center.
CAMBRIDGE, MA -- Dan Henningson (Edmonton, Alb.) and Jamie Bates (Toronto, Ont.) scored twice and Ben Nelson (Spokane, Wash.) added a goal and four assists as Quinnipiac answered an 11-0 drubbing by Harvard in the first game of the ECAC Hockey Quarterfinals with a convincing 7-4 win over the Crimson to even the series, 1-1. Both teams square off on Sunday night for the third and deciding game of the series.
PRINCETON, NJ -- Billy Blase made 32 saves and Tom Dignard had a goal and two assists as the Yale mens hockey team evened its best-of-three ECAC Hockey playoff series with Princeton by coming from behind to win 4-3 before 1,556 at Baker Rink.
POTSDAM, NY -- The opening game of the ECAC Hockey Quarterfinal series contest between Clarkson University and Colgate University lived up to its billing as a defensive match up as the regular season champion Golden Knights, behind 19 saves from senior David Leggio (Williamsville, NY), shut out the Raiders 1-0 before 2,213 fans at Cheel Arena.
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. -- Last weekend, it was senior Raymond Sawada that lifted the Big Red on his back and carried them to an ECAC Hockey First-Round series win over Dartmouth. In game one of the quarterfinals at Messa Rink in Schenectady, it was classmate Chris Fontas who rose to the occasion, scoring a pair of goals as the Big Red took a 3-2 victory over Union on Friday night.
CAMBRIDGE, MA - Senior Dave Watters recorded three goals and two assists to lead six players with three or more points as the No. 17 Harvard mens hockey team posted its biggest win in 15 years, 11-0 against Quinnipiac in the first game of a Bank of America ECAC Hockey Championship quarterfinal series Friday night at Bright Hockey Center.
PRINCETON, NJ -- Sophomore Zane Kalemba made 30 saves as he and the 16th-ranked Princeton mens hockey team blanked Yale 3-0 on Friday night at Hobey Baker Rink in first game of the best-of-three ECAC Hockey Quarterfinal series. The shutout was Princetons first-ever postseason shutout.
HAMILTON, N.Y. -- The Colgate University men's hockey team earned a 3-1 win over St. Lawrence in the deciding game of their best-of-three ECAC Hockey first-round playoff series on Sunday, Mar. 9, at Starr Rink. The win gives the Raiders (16-15-6) the right to visit regular-season champion Clarkson for a best-of-three quarterfinal series, Mar. 14-16, in Potsdam, N.Y.
ITHACA, N.Y. -- Raymond Sawada scored a pair of goals and added an assist as the Cornell men's hockey team advanced to the ECAC Hockey quarterfinals with a 6-0 win over Dartmouth on Sunday night at Lynah Rink. Cornell wins the best-of-three series, two games to one, and will face Union in another best-of-three series next weekend in Schenectady, N.Y.
HAMILTON, NY -- Colgate senior Tyler Burton (Langley, B.C.) scored two goals and assisted on another to lead his Raiders (15-15-6) to a 3-2 win over St. Lawrence (13-19-4) in the second game of their best-of-three ECAC Hockey first-round playoff series on Saturday, Mar. 8, at Starr Rink. The Colgate victory forces a decisive third game, which will be played on Sunday at 7:00 p.m.
ITHACA, NY -- The Dartmouth men's hockey team took advantage of its opportunities as the Big Green capitalized on an early lead and never looked back enroute to a 5-3 victory over Cornell on Saturday in Lynah Rink. With the win Dartmouth forces a game three in the best-of-three first round playoff series.
HAMDEN, CT - Greg Holts (Mount Sinai, N.Y.) four points led six Bobcats with multiple points as the Quinnipiac mens hockey team completed an ECAC Hockey First Round sweep of Brown with a 7-1 victory, Saturday night at the TD Banknorth Sports Center.
NEW HAVEN, CT - For the second straight night, the Yale mens hockey team needed overtime to get past Rensselaer. This time it was Sean Backmans goal at 5:11 of extra session that gave the Bulldogs a 3-2 win and a two-game sweep of the ECAC Hockey first-round series.
ITHACA, NY -- Raymond Sawada had a pair of goals, including the game-winner with 6:14 to play in the game, as the Cornell men's hockey team picked up a 3-2 victory over Dartmouth at Lynah Rink. The win gives the Big Red a 1-0 lead in the best-of-three first round series of the ECAC Hockey playoffs.
HAMDEN, CT -- David Marshalls (Buffalo, Minn.) game-winning goal 11:58 into overtime ended a wild, 7-6, ECAC Hockey First-Round affair Friday night at the TD Banknorth Sports Center. With the win, the Bobcats take the first of the best-of-three series. The seven goals are the most scored by a Quinnipiac team in the Bobcats three-year history in league tournament play.
HAMILTON, NY -- St. Lawrence Universitys mens hockey team finally managed to get more than one puck past Colgate goalie Mark Dekanich in a game, scoring three against the Raider standout in the second period, and the Saints went on to a 5-2 win over Colgate in game one of a best of three ECAC Hockey playoff series at Colgate Friday night.
NEW HAVEN, CT -- Freshman forward Broc Little's goal at 5:40 of the third overtime ended the longest game in the history of Yale hockey in New Haven and gave the Bulldog men a 3-2 win over Rensselaer in the opening game of the best-of-three ECAC first-round playoff series.
PROVIDENCE, RI - Senior Sean Hurleys (Rutland, VT) five-on-three power play goal 4:56 into the second period was all the Bears (6-19-4, 6-13-3) would need en route to a 2-0 victory over Union (15-12-6, 10-7-5) in their regular season finale.