Ice Hockey

Hudson Valley Hockey Falls to Mohawk Valley

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Tuesday, November 06, 2007

The Hudson Valley Community College (2-1/1-1 Region III) ice hockey team suffered a 4-1 defeat to Mohawk Valley Community College (6-0/4-0 Region III) in a meeting of undefeated teams in Troy.

Mohawk Valley stretched an early 1-0 lead to 3-0 on power play goals by Mike Mason (Utica) and Derek Lacell (Clinton) in the second period.

Hudson Valley finally broke through with a power play goal by Kyle Gendron (Agawam, MA/Agawam High School) with six minutes remaining in the game but the Vikings could not get any closer.

Hudson Valley returns to action on Saturday, November 10 when it hosts Monroe Community College at 7 p.m.

Mohawk Valley 1-2-1—5
udson Valley  0-0-1—1

First Period: 1. MV-Kyle Tolman (Mike Mason), 5:02.

Second Period: 2. MV-Mike Mason (Kevin McCready), 3:42 PPG; 3. MV Derek Lacell (Nick Snyder, Jordan Anderson), 10:37 PPG.

Third Period: 4. HV-Kyle Gendron (Tom Phibbs, Maverick Erikson), 14:08 PPG; 5. MV-Kevin McCready, Mike Steinke), 15:58 PPG.

Goalies: Mohawk Valley-Brian Frankel (60 minutes, 21 shots, 20 saves); Hudson Valley-Chris Pakatar (60 minutes, 20 shots, 17 saves).

Shots on goals: Mohawk Valley 6-7-7—20; Hudson Valley 4-9-8—21