Ice Hockey

Hockey Takes Down #5 Erie

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7180,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Friday, Dec. 7, 2012

The #4 Hudson Valley Community College men’s hockey team (5-4) defeated Erie Community College (6-4) 6-3 on Friday evening.

William Huber (Arlington/Hopewell) broke a 1-1 tie in the second period on a breakaway goal and added a late goal in the third to seal the victory. James Murphy (Comsewogue/Long Island) and Matt Wagner (LaSalle Institute/Clifton Park) each added two goals apiece, and Mike Fay (Sachem East/Long Island) recorded 26 saves in goal to earn the win.

The Vikings turn around and face Erie again tomorrow afternoon at 1 p.m.