Ice Hockey

Hockey's Season Comes to End at Nationals

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

The #3 Hudson Valley Community College men’s hockey team (12-7) lost to #2 Williston State College (17-14) 6-1 on Saturday afternoon at the National Tournament in Rochester.

The Vikings fell behind early and never recovered. William Huber (Arlington/Hopewell) scored the Vikings lone goal on a power-play, assisted by James Murphy (Comsewogue, Long Island) in the first period. The Vikings trailed 6-1 after the first, with no scoring from either team in the second or third. Murphy was also named to the All-Tournament team. 

Williston will take on #1 Monroe Community College tomorrow afternoon in the Championship game.