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RPI Hockey: Engineers to spread offense

Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014
Despite the season-ending injury to Jason Kasdorf, goaltending wasn’t a problem for the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute team last year. Scott Diebold did a fine job. The Engineers’ biggest issue was scoring. Only three players hit double digits in goals. Two of those, Ryan Haggerty and Brock Higgs, are gone.
 
Union hockey team steps up to combat sexual assault
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Union hockey team steps up to combat sexual assault

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014
Joined by select teammates, head coach Rick Bennett, other student leaders, Lt. Gov. Robert J. Duffy and others,Sebastien Gingras, a junior defenseman on Union College’s defending national champion men’s hockey team, called on campus peers and other Division I and III rivals to raise awareness and combat domestic violence and sexual assault.
 
Union offering no details on suspensions
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Union offering no details on suspensions

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014
For the first time since it was announced by Union coach Rick Bennett that forwards Nick Cruice, Max Novak and Matt Wilkins were suspended for several games, the trio spoke publicly about it Tuesday before practice at Messa Rink.
Cruice, Novak and Wilkins were suspended for what was called “violation of team rules.” Asked what rules they broke, the same answer came up over and over again.
 
ALBANY

Siena players, fans still savoring CBI victory

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014
Siena head basketball coach Jimmy Patsos called the Saints’ fans his sixth man throughout the 2013-14 season, especially during the team’s thrilling run to the CBI championship.
 

Secrecy common with athletic violations

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014
As media organizations chased an apparently unfounded rumor regarding why three Union men's hockey players were suspended over the weekend, coach Rick Bennett and others surrounding the program continued to refuse to say why the players were being sat down other than "violation of team rules."
Why not reveal more? It's a team rule.
 
SCHENECTADY

Suspended Union hockey players out of title celebrations

Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014
Cruice, Novak, Wilkins penalized.
 
Three Union hockey players suspended
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Three Union hockey players suspended

Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014
The last thing Union hockey coach Rick Bennett wanted to deal with before the start of the regular season was having players miss games for something other than injuries.
 

Union hockey players Novak, Wilkins, Cruice suspended (updates with final score)

Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014
Suspensions start Sunday
 
Union vs. Springfield: Pride put Dutchmen at 0-4
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Union vs. Springfield: Pride put Dutchmen at 0-4

Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014
Another close call. Another gut-wrenching defeat. The Union College football team continued its frustrating season with a 42-35 loss to visiting Springfield Saturday on rainy and slick Frank Bailey Field.
 
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Union vs. UPEI: Bennett to watch while Tapp runs team

Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014
Last year, Union hockey assistant coach Joe Dumais got to run the Dutchmen for four games while head coach Rick Bennett was serving a suspension. Today, Dutchmen assistant coach Jason Tapp will get his turn. And this is by Bennett’s choosing.
 
ROCHESTER

College Hockey: Another rough third for Union

Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014
For the second straight game, the Rochester Insitutute of Technology women’s hockey team needed a third-period goal to down Union. Celeste Brown’s goal 3:27 into the third period snapped a scoreless tie and lifted the Tigers to a 2-0 non-conference victory over the Dutchwomen on Saturday at the Gene Polisseni Center.
 
ALBANY

Area College Football: Danes fall on late field goal

Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014
Ryan Maglio kicked a 34-yard field goal with four seconds left to lift James Madison over 23rd-ranked University at Albany, 31-28, in a Colonial Athletic Association game Saturday night at Bob Ford Field.
 

Football: Union needs to let air out of Pride's run game

Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014
Run, run and run some more.
That’s the usual strategy for Springfield when the Pride tangle with the Union College football team. Dutchmen head coach John Audino expects more of the same today at noon on Frank Bailey Field.
 
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Union hockey: Vasaturo knows he has a tough act to follow

Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014
The last three Union hockey captains have been instrumental in winning at least one kind of championship.
 

Women's hockey: Dutchwomen lose opener, 2-1

Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014
Lindsey Stenason scored midway through the third period, and Rochester Institute of Technology opened the new Gene Polisseni Center with a 2-1 non-conference women’s college hockey win over Union in the season opener for both teams Friday.
 
 

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