Benway cruises to sixth-place finish in men's cross country at Liberty League Championships
Geneva, NY - Alex Benway (Queensbury, NY) continued his outstanding season for the Clarkson University Cross Country team as the junior once again paced the Golden Knights runners at the Liberty League Championships, held at Seneca Lake State Park.
Third-period score from Skirrow gives Knights weekend sweep in women's hockey
Potsdam, NY – Although the first eight games of the season were a disappointment for the Clarkson University Women’s Hockey team, the opening dates of ECAC Hockey play started just fine for the Golden Knights, as the Green and Gold opened the season with a four-point weekend, finishing with a 2-1 victory over Rensselaer Saturday afternoon in front of 153 fans at Cheel Arena.
Zarbo's OT goal lifts Clarkson men's hockey to 3-2 win over St. Lawrence
Before a crowd of 5,500 at Halloween Faceoff in Lake Placid, the Clarkson University Hockey team pulled out a 2-1 overtime triumph against archrival St. Lawrence University in non-conference action in 1980 Herb Brooks Arena Saturday night as freshman Matt Zarbo (Grand Island, NY) tallied the game-winner at 2:36 of the sudden-victory period. Junior Paul Karpowich (Thunder Bay, ONT) was solid in goal with a 34-save effort to notch his 19th career victory.
Saints 2-0 at Upstate Regional Challenge in volleyball
The St. Lawrence University volleyball team went 2-0 on Saturday at the first day of the Upstate Regional Challenge in Nazareth, NY.
The Saints defeated the University of Rochester 3-2 (14-25, 25-20, 20-25, 25-20, 15-10) in the first game of the day and later swept host Nazareth College 3-0 (25-18, 25-19, 25-18), avenging a 3-1 loss to the Golden Flyers earlier in the season.
St. Lawrence improves to 21-9.
Pavlus, No. 2 Saints win women's cross country 2010 Liberty League Title
The No. 2 St. Lawrence University women's cross country team won the Liberty League championship for the ninth consecutive year on Saturday in Geneva, NY. Senior Wendy Pavlus earned the individual title, the second of her career, with a time of 22:35 on the 6k course.
St. Lawrence finished with a team score of 22 points, including three of the top-4 spots. Vassar College was the runner-up with 37 points, followed by Rensselaer (87), Clarkson (132), Union (134) and race host William Smith (139).
Johnston paces Saints men's cross country to 17th straight conference crown
The No. 6 St. Lawrence University men's cross country team won the 2010 Liberty League Championship in impressive fashion on Saturday in Geneva, NY, as the Saints scored the minimum 15 points after taking the top-5 spots. Junior John Johnston picked up his first collegiate victory and led the Saints to the program's 17th consecutive conference title.
Saints men's swimming and diving defeats Nazareth
The St. Lawrence University swimming and diving teams battled the Nazareth Golden Flyers Saturday in the Augsbury Natatorium. The men came away with the 143-75 victory behind senior Jared Pellerin's three first-place finishes, but the women could not overcome the strong Nazareth women's team, falling 92-141.
"It was a really great weekend for both the men and the women," said Head Coach Bob Clemmer. "The men in particular swam very well yesterday, and were able to step it up that much more today against Nazareth."
Geneseo Ice Knights down Bears, 4-1 in men's ice hockey
Geneseo, N.Y.—The Geneseo Ice Knights jumped out to a 3-0 lead and held off the SUNY Potsdam men’s hockey team 4-1. Zachary Vit scored twice to lead Geneseo past the Bears. Junior defenseman Matt Rhymer (Kingston, Ontario/Yarmouth Mariners) scored for Potsdam.
The Russell Opera House is excited to announce that the theater floors have been sanded and refinished. “The floors are done and the seats are back and it was a "WONDERFUL JOB".....it looks great”, said Tess Eells, Russell Town Clerk. The Theater Committee, through donations, and the Town of Russell have combined to make this needed renovation a reality. The committee can’t wait for everyone to come and see the newly refinished floors this fall during one or more of their events. The company doing the work was SPECIALTY FLOORS, 38 Gulf Rd, Gouverneur, NY.
Knights fall in men's soccer, 3-0, in finale at St. Lawrence
Canton, NY - St. Lawrence's Emmanuel Mbong scored one goal and assisted on another as the Saints downed the Clarkson University Men's Soccer team 3-0 on a cold and damp Saturday afternoon at SLU's Sandy MacAllaster Field.
Clarkson closed out the season with a 6-8-2 overall mark and a 1-6-0 league record. The Saints finished the regular season with a 14-2-2 mark and a 6-0-1 record in conference games, claiming the top seed in the Liberty League playoffs.