Ice Hockey

Hockey Team loses to RPI Club 5-4

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7180,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Friday, Feb. 18, 2011

The Hudson Valley Community College men's hockey team (14-8) lost to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Club, 5-4 on Friday, Feb. 18. Roman Malyshev (School No. 90/Moscow, Russia) recorded a hat-trick, scoring the first three goals for the Vikings, and Chris Flynn (White Plains/White Plains) scored at the end of the second period to bring the game to a 4-4 tie. A late RPI goal in the third period broke the tie, and ended up being the game-winner.

The Vikings close the regular season at Mohawk Valley on Monday, Feb. 21 at 7 p.m.