Knights fall in overtime to Rensselaer, 82-79
Potsdam, NY - A pair of missed jumpers on the final possession by the Clarkson University Men's Basketball team allowed Rensselaer to escape the North Country with two overtime victories as the Golden Knights fell to the Engineers 82-79 in overtime Saturday afternoon at Alumni Gymnasium.
Knights Loggins and Tomita top 20 points each in women's basketball loss versus RPI
Potsdam, NY - Freshman Ashley Loggins (Albany, NY) and sophomore Leighann Tomita (Cerritos, CA) combined for 45 points for the Clarkson University Women's Basketball team, but were outdone by Sarah Wetmore's 32 for Rensselaer as the Engineers defeated the Golden Knights 81-66 in Liberty League action Saturday afternoon at Alumni Gymnasium.
Saints men's basketball rally but fall short against Dutchmen, 80-73
The St. Lawrence University men's basketball team battled back from a 15-point first-half deficit to take a one point lead with 5:51 remaining in regulation, but Union College regained an advantage and never trailed again, clinching a playoff berth with an 80-73 win in the Burkman Gymnasium on Saturday afternoon.
Saints women's basketball shut down Dutchwomen, 63-53
The St. Lawrence University women's basketball team used a 13-1 run over a span of 4:41 in the second half to put the game out of reach for Union, earning a 63-53 Liberty League victory on Saturday afternoon in the Burkman Gymnasium. The Saints, who avenged an overtime loss earlier in the season, improved to 11-3 in the league and 17-6 overall. Meanwhile, the Dutchwomen fell to 8-6 in the conference and 13-9 overall.
Saints compete in 3x5 free relays at Dartmouth Carnival
The St. Lawrence University Nordic ski teams competed in the 3x5k Relays on Saturday on day two of the 2013 Dartmouth Carnival. The underclassmen trio of Austin Meng, Will Frielinghaus and Kyle Curry paced the teams, finishing sixth in the team standings with 68.0 points.
"Today was another solid race for the guys," said St. Lawrence head coach Ethan Townsend. "To finish how we did with such a young core is pretty impressive on both the men's and women's sides."
Slalom races postponed for Saints due to windy conditions
The slalom races of the 2013 Dartmouth Carnival have been canceled today due to high winds. EISA skiing is working to reschedule the races for a day over the next two weekends.
The St. Lawrence University alpine ski teams will compete next weekend in the 2013 Middlebury Carnival at the Middlebury Snowbowl on February 15 and 16.
Bears men's basketball defeats Geneseo on Bear Pride Night
POTSDAM, N.Y. – The SUNY Potsdam men's basketball team (9-12, 5-9 SUNYAC) hosted SUNY Geneseo (14-8, 10-5 SUNYAC) for Bear Pride Night late Friday evening. Four Bears reached double digits in the 75-61 victory over the Knights. Senior guard Mark Lake, Jr. and junior forward Rob Duquette led the Bears with 17 points apiece.
Funeral services for Cecilia M. Perkins, age 52, of Grant St., Ogdensburg will be held on Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Notre Dame Church with Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating. Burial will be in Notre Dame Cemetery in the Spring. Calling hours will be held on Tuesday from 9 - 10:30 a.m. at Frary Funeral Home. Ms. Perkins passed away on Friday, February 8, 2013 at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center Emergency Room after being stricken at her home.
Funeral services for Michael Whyte, age 67, of 421 Clark Street, will be held on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Frary Funeral Home with Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating. Burial will be in Ogdensburgh Cemetery in the spring with military honors. Callings hours will be held on from 10 - 11 a.m. before the funeral at Frary Funeral Home. Mr. Whyte passed away on February 7, 2013 at his home in Ogdensburg.
A Celebration of Life for Paul Davis, age 51, of 101 Mill Street, Hammond, will be held on Monday, February 11, 2013 from 6 - 7 p.m. at Frary Funeral Home, Ogdensburg. Calling hours will be held on Monday, February 11, 2013 from 4 - 6 p.m. at the Frary Funeral Home before the Celebration of Life. Mr. Davis passed away on Thursday, February 7, 2013 at his home in Hammond.