Ice Hockey

Hockey Team Loses to Erie

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7180,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011

The Hudson Valley Community College men's hockey team (15-9) lost in the opening round of the NJCAA National Hockey Tournament to Erie Community College (19-6), 9-1. Hudson Valley penalties and mistakes cost them early, and they fell behind 4-1 after the first period. ECC scored two early breakaway goals and converted on four power-play goals in the game.

Daniel Hanovic (Xaverian/Brooklyn) scored the Vikings lone goal, assisted by Ken Lancto(Schalmont/Rotterdam). Hudson Valley finished the season with a 15-9 overall record.