Ice Hockey

Hudson Valley Hockey Downs Broome

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Wednesday, February 1, 2006

The Hudson Valley Community College (9-8-2) ice hockey team skated to a 9-2 win over Broome Community College (1-11-1) earlier this evening in Troy.

Sophomore Jeff Beecher (South Glens Falls/South Glens Falls High School) finished with three goals and an assist to lead Hudson Valley – which exploded for four goals in the first period.

Freshman Dane Anderson (Newburgh/Newburgh Free Academy) added two goals and Drew Luther (Guilderland/Guilderland High School), Jonathan Pritchard (Dayton, OH/Fairmont High School), Matt Wyld (East Greenbush/Columbia High School) and Brent Fryer (Delmar/Bethlehem High School) had a goal apiece.

Freshman goalie Devon Lent (Saratoga Springs/Saratoga Springs High School) stopped nine shots in net for the Vikings to pick up the win.

Broome 0 1 1 2
Hudson Valley 4 1 4 9

Broome: Brandon Biscardi 1-0, Steve Jones, 0-1, Kris Kasmarcik 0-1, Ryan Gonyea 1-0, Greg Goldkind 0-1.
Hudson Valley: Chris Gramlich 0-1, Jeff Beecher 3-1, Dane Anderson 2-0, Drew Luther 1-0, Kevin O’Connell 0-2, Eric Park 0-1, Matt Wyld 1-0, Jonathan Pritchard 1-0, Brent Fryer 1-0, Brian Maher 0-3.

Shots on goal: Broome 3-3-5—11; Hudson Valley 20-15-20—55

Goalies: Broome - Matt DeSautels (60 minutes, 55 shots, 46 saves); Hudson Valley – Devon Lent (60 minutes, 11 shots, 9 saves).