Ice Hockey

Ice Hockey Defeats Morris 8-2

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Sunday, January 11, 2004

The Hudson Valley Community College (6-3-1) ice hockey team ran its unbeaten streak to four games with an 8-2 win at County College of Morris (3-12) on Sunday night.

Eight different players scored for the Vikings, who led 4-1 after the opening period. Leading the way was freshman forward Stephen Barrett (Claverack/Hudson High School), who finished with a goal and two assists. Sophomore forward Joel Crouse (Oswego/Oswego High School).

Also scoring for Hudson Valley were freshmen defensemen Jeff Weaver (Abington, PA/Uppermoreland High School) and Richard McKenna (Monroe/Don Bosco Prep), freshmen forwards Joe Evers (Albany/LaSalle Institute), Kenny Holvig (New City/Clarkstown South High School) and Joe Jeram (Latham/Shaker High School), and sophomore forward Kevin Moteyunas (Syracuse/Cicero-North Syracuse High School).

Freshman goaltender Kevin Boomhower (Troy/Troy High School) stopped 17 of the 19 shots he faced in his first start for Hudson Valley.

Hudson Valley will host Erie Community College at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, January 14.

Hudson Valley	4  2  2 – 8
Morris		1  0  1 – 2

Hudson Valley: Jeff Weaver 1-0, Jason Faas 0-1, Joel Crouse 1-1, Stephen Barrett 1-2, Aaron Coopersmith 0-2, Richard McKenna 1-0, Joe Evers 1-0, Devin Krichbaum 0-1, Kenny Holvig 1-0, Cory Wheeler 0-1, Kevin Moteyunas 1-0, Mike VanBaaren 0-1, Joe Jeram 1-0.

Hudson Valley: Kevin Boomhower (19 shots, 17 saves).

Shots on Goal: Hudson Valley 24-18-9 – 51. Morris 4-6-9 – 19.