Ice Hockey

Hudson Valley Hockey Defeats Boston Junior Blackhawks

CONTACT: Kristan M. Pelletier; (518) 629-8063;
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Monday, Nov. 1, 2010

The Hudson Valley Community College ice hockey team (2-1) defeated the Boston Junior Blackhawks, 3-1, on Friday, Oct. 29.

The start of the game was evenly matched with each team's defense holding on strong. The Vikings got on the scoreboard first in the opening period, with the Blackhawks answering shortly after. Hudson Valley followed with two more goals for the final margin of victory. Chris Flynn (White Plains/White Plains) had two goals and Jason Heath (Alexandria Central/Alexandria Bay) had one goal. David Gardner (Lansingburgh/Lansingburgh) led the team with three assists, while Geoff Flemati (Longmeadow/Springfield, MA) added one more. The team next hosts Monroe Community College on Friday, Nov. 5 at 7 p.m.