POTSDAM, N.Y – Yale spotted one of the hottest college hockey teams in the country an early lead and could not recover. Game one of the best-of-three ECAC Hockey Quarterfinal series against No. 11 Clarkson went to the home team, 3-1, and the Bulldogs must win Saturday night to keep their season alive.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Snively, St. Ivany and Welch has a nice ring to it, like a name for a business comprised of college teammates. Those three names were all business tonight, especially on the power play.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Senior Sam Tucker stopped 36 of 40 shots but it wasn't enough to get the Bulldogs a win against No. 5 Quinnipiac, which used a three-goal second period to grab a 4-1 win before a sold-out Ingalls Rink.
HANOVER, N.H. – Corbin Kaczperski stopped 24 of 26 shots but got no support at the other end of the rink in a 2-0 loss to Dartmouth at Thompson Arena that put the Bulldogs in a tie for third place with Clarkson at 23 points.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Yale and Cornell have developed a special rivalry over the last quarter century, one that draws sellout crowds at both Ithaca and New Haven. Tonight's packed house at Ingalls Rink saw the rivalry at its best as the Bulldogs knocked off No. 8 Cornell 5-2 and moved into third place with two weekends left in the regular season.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Anthony Walsh, Mitchell Smith and Robbie DeMontis hit the net and Corbin Kaczperski stopped all 18 shots as the Bulldogs moved into fourth place after handing Colgate a 3-0 ECAC Hockey decision at Ingalls Rink.
HAMDEN, Conn. - Junior goalie Corbin Kaczperski stopped a career-high 46 shots but the Bulldogs fell to No. 4 Quinnipiac 4-0 at Peoples United Center in a matchup of teams tied for second place in the ECAC Hockey standings.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Joe Snively has had two big games against Yale's travel partner this season. In the season-opener, the senior forward hit the net twice, including 14 seconds into the contest. Tonight, he tallied two goals and handed out an assist in a 4-3 win over the Bears that got the Bulldogs to within a point of first place in the ECAC Hockey standings.
TROY, N.Y. – Road points in conference play are crucial right now for the No. 20 Yale Men's Hockey Team. The Bulldogs came away with a pair tonight by skating past RPI 3-2 before a big crowd that moved them into a first-place tie with Cornell in the ECAC standings.
DURHAM, N.H. – Robbie DeMontis had two goals and an assist and Joe Snively added a goal and three points as the No. 15 Yale Men's Hockey Team skated to a 5-5 OT tie with New Hampshire at the Whittemore Center.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Having a decided advantage in puck possession and shots on goal does not always mean you get the desired result. This afternoon's non-league men's hockey clash between state rivals was a classic example. No. 15 Yale had 16 more shots than Connecticut, but the Huskies never trailed before finding an empty-netter to put it away, 3-1, at Ingalls Rink.
AMHERST, Mass. – Luke Stevens and Robbie DeMontis scored goals and Sam Tucker made 30 saves as the Yale Men's Hockey Team lost 5-2 to No. 2 UMass in a battle of nationally ranked teams at the Mullins Center.