Ice Hockey

Ice Hockey Wins at Erie

CONTACT: Steve Mullen (518) 629-8063
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2008

The Hudson Valley Community College (9-9-2/6-7-2 Region III) ice hockey team upped its winning streak to three games with a 4-3 win at Erie Community College Saturday night.

Hudson Valley received goals from four different players including the game-winner from Adam Rakoczy with 4:15 remaining in the second period. John Baxter, Armand Dubuc and Maverick Erikson also scored goals for the Vikings.

Zach Issler entered the game with 2:08 remaining in the second period and stopped all 14 shots he faced.

Hudson Valley 1-3-0-4
Erie          2-1-0-3

First Period: 1. HVCC-John Baxter, 2. 7:00, Erie, Jake Ciulla (Jeff Monnin, Andrew Steffan), 3. 17:03, Erie, Jake Ciulla (Jeff Monnin) (SH).

Second Period: 4. 4:20, HVCC, Armand Dubuc (PP), 5. 5:50, Erie, Jake Ciulla (Jeff Monnin) (PP), 6. 11:47, HVCC, Maverick Erikson (Nicholas Kemp) (PP), 7. 15:45, HVCC, Adam Rakoczy (Paul Chamberlain, Michael Finigan).

Goalies- Erie- Duane Steinel- 19 shots- 15 saves. Hudson Valley- Jonathan Morales - 22 shots, 19 saves. Zach Issler 2:08 second- 14 shots, 14 saves.

Shots on goal

Hudson Valley 4-10- 519
Erie         12-12-1236