Capital Region college hockey weekend preview
Here's a look at the college hockey happenings for the Capital Region teams this weekend.
-- The Union women play their Messa Rink opener tonight at 7 against Providence. The Dutchwomen are coming off a 3-2 season-opening win against UConn last Saturday.
Providence features junior forward Brooke Simpson, the sister of former Dutchmen John and Wayne Simpson.
Union and Providence meet again at 4 p.m. Saturday.
-- The RPI women's team opens their season with a two-game series at Robert Morris starting tonight at 7. Saturday's game is at 3.
-- The RPI men play an exhibition game eagainst St. Mary's of Nova Scotia at 7 p.m. Saturday at Houston Field House.
-- The Union men play their Garnet-White intrasquad scrimmage at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Messa.