Ice Hockey

Hudson Valley Hockey Rolls Past Morris

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 429-9486
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Saturday, February 5, 2005

The Hudson Valley Community College (9-6-1) ice hockey team cruised to a 10-0 win over County College of Morris (7-8-3) earlier today in Troy.

Six different players lit the lamp for the Vikings. Freshman Jeff Beecher (South Glens Falls/South Glens Falls High School) led the way with three goals and three assists. Freshman Chris Gramlich (Philadelphia, PA/Bishop McDevitt High School) had two goals and two assists, and sophomore Stephen Barrett (Claverack/Hudson High School) contributed two goals.

Mike VanBaaren (Albany/LaSalle Institute), Taylor Bourque (Albany/Guilderland High School) and Drew Luther (Albany/Guilderland High School) also scored for the Vikings.

Freshman goalie Carmen Guyer (Melrose/Hoosic Valley High School) stopped 17 shots to record his second shutout of the season.

Morris		0  0  0 –  0
Hudson Valley	5  4  1 – 10

First Period: 1. Hudson Valley – Drew Luther (Jeff Beecher, Chris Gramlich), 0:41; 2. Hudson Valley – Stephen Barrett (Kenny Holvig, Aaron Coopersmith), 0:51; 3. Hudson Valley – Stephen Barrett (Aaron Coopersmith), 4:17; 4. Hudson Valley – Chris Gramlich (Devin Krichbaum, Jeff Beecher); 5. Hudson Valley - Taylor Bourque (Travis Larson, Richard McKenna).

Second Period: 6. Hudson Valley – Jeff Beecher (Mike VanBaaren), 3:33; 7. Hudson Valley – Jeff Beecher (Chris Gramlich, Mike VanBaaren), 7:11; 8. Hudson Valley – Chris Gramlich (Devin Krichbaum, Drew Luther), 10:21; 9. Hudson Valley – Jeff Beecher (unassisted), 13:50.

Third Period: 10. Hudson Valley – Mike VanBaaren (Jeff Beecher, Drew Luther), 15:12.

Shots on goal: Morris 4-8-517; Hudson Valley 22-21-1457

Goalies: Morris - Nick Maurello (57 shots, 47 saves); Hudson Valley – Carmen Guyer (17 shots, 17 saves).