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Monday, Feb. 8, 2016

Kingston Voyageurs forward Emelifeonwu commits to Union hockey

Kingston Voyageurs forward and team captain Zach Emelifeonwu has committed to Union College hockey for the 2017-18 season. Emelifeonwu tweeted, "Proud to announce my commitment to attend Union College 17/18. Thank you to the many great individuals who have helped along the way." Emelifeonwu has 12 goals and 17 assists ...
Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016

Union-Clarkson postgame report (with 3 videos)

Observations from Clarkson’s 4-1 victory over Union on Friday at Messa Rink. Hot goalies For the second straight game, Union ran into a hot goalie. Last Saturday, Brown goalie Tim Ernst made 38 saves in a 2-2 tie against the Dutchmen. Clarkson’s Greg Lewis did one better. He stopped 44 ...
Friday, Feb. 5, 2016

End of 2nd: Clarkson 2, Union 0

Goals by Christian Powers and Aaron Thow have given Clarkson a 2-0 lead over Union after two periods of play in their ECAC Hockey game Friday at Messa Rink. Powers scored a power-play goal with 19 seconds left in the first period when he he put in the rebound of ...
Friday, Feb. 5, 2016

End of 1st: Clarkson 1, Union 0

Christian Powers' power-play goal with 19 seconds left in the first period has given Clarkson a 1-0 lead over Union in their ECAC Hockey game Friday at Messa Rink. With Nick DeSimone penalized for tripping with 2:03 remaining, Paul Geiger took a shot from the high slot. Goalie Alex Sakellaropoulos ...
Friday, Feb. 5, 2016

Readers' ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections: Week 18

The Daily Gazette readers’ Week 18 ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections: Matthew Ruffini (113-57-26 252 points) Friday Clarkson at Union - Union 4-3 St. Lawrence at RPI - RPI 5-3 Harvard at Brown - Harvard 4-1 Colgate at Princeton - Colgate 3-2 Cornell at Quinnipiac - Quinnipiac 3-0 Dartmouth at Yale ...
Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016

ECAC Hockey Faceoff Selections 2015-16: Week 18

The first-place tie has been broken. Harvey Kagan is back in sole possession of first place in The Daily Gazette ECACH Hockey Faceoff Selections. He went 10-2-1 to take a two-point lead over GB-BE-ME, who went 9-3-1. Now, the final month of the season is at hand. The players who ...
Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016

'Slap Schotts' podcast, with Union coach Bennett, now available

The latest "Slap Schotts College Hockey Segment" podcast is now available. The guest was Union hockey coach Rick Bennett. To listen to the podcast, click here. The musical selections were Bruce Springsteen's "Hungry Heat," "The Tides That Bind" and "The River" and Jefferson Starship's "Ride The Tiger." Follow
Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016

UPDATE: Carleton Place D LeNeave commits to Union hockey

The Carleton Place Canadians of the Central Canada Hockey League announced Wednesday that defenseman Will LeNeave has committed to Union College for the 2017-18 season. LeNeave, 19, is 6-foot-3 and 197 pounds. He has four goals and nine assists in 48 games this season. LeNeave is from Orono, Minn. "I ...
Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016

Union coach Bennett on Thursday's 'Slap Schotts'

Union coach Rick Bennett will be the guest on the next edition of the "Slap Schotts College Hockey Segment" during Rodger Wyland's "Big Board Sportstalk" at 11:05 a.m. Thursday on FOX Sports 980 (WOFX-AM). Bennett will discuss the team's preparation for Friday's game against Clarkson as the Dutchmen try to ...
Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016

Union's Brendan Taylor named ECACH rookie of the week

Union hockey freshman forward Brendan Taylor was named ECAC Hockey rookie of the week on Tuesday. Taylor scored the game-winning goal in the Dutchmen's 2-1 victory over 11th-ranked Yale on Friday. He also assisted on J.C. Brassard's first-period goal in Saturday's 2-2 tie at Brown. Taylor's two points for the ...

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