Ice Hockey

Hockey Rolls Past Mohawk Valley

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7180,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Friday, Jan. 18, 2013

The #3 Hudson Valley Community College men’s hockey team (7-5) defeated Mohawk Valley Community College (0-9) 20-2 on Friday evening.

Matt Wagner (LaSalle Institute/Clifton Park) led the Vikings with five goals, and James Murphy (Comsewogue, Long Island) chipped in four goals and three assists. Aiden McHugh (Cushing Academy/Ossining) and Ryan Broderick (Tamarac/Troy) each recorded a hat-trick in the 18-goal victory. Ricky Piper (Greenwich/Greenwich, CT) got the start in goal and recorded 14 saves to earn the win.

The Vikings host Broome on Wednesday, Jan. 23 at 6 p.m.