Ice Hockey

Hockey Shuts out #5 Broome

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7180,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013

The #3 Hudson Valley Community College men’s hockey team (8-5) defeated #5 Broome Community College (9-8) 2-0 on Wednesday evening.

James Murphy (Comsewogue, Long Island) scored the game’s first goal in the first period and added an insurance goal in the third on a power play. Both goals were assisted by defenseman Jordan Simpson (Oxford Academy/Anaheim, CA) who now has 11 assists on the year. Matt Crescione (Carey/West Hempstead) recorded the shutout in goal for the Vikings.

The Vikings travel to Erie on Saturday, Jan. 26 for a game at 3:15 p.m.