Pack the Place, Hockey Day in Potsdam set for Jan. 28-29
The SUNY Potsdam athletic department will hold two events in conjunction with the men’s hockey games on Jan. 28-29 at Maxcy Hall Ice Arena.
On Friday, Jan. 28, against No. 1 Oswego, students and fans are encouraged to “Pack the Place” and set a new attendance record at Maxcy Hall. The first 500 fans to arrive at the door will receive a spirit giveaway courtesy of the Bears.
SUNY Potsdam's Breanna Roy named ECAC West Player of the Week
Potsdam, N.Y.—The Eastern College Athletic Conference has named SUNY Potsdam hockey player Breanna Roy (Orleans, Ontario/Nepean Wildcats) the ECAC West Player of the Week for the week ending January 23.
SUNY Potsdam's Taylor named SUNYAC swimmer of the week
SUNY Potsdam sophomore Alexander Taylor has received the State University of New York Athletic Conference Player of the Week in men’s swimming for the week of Jan. 17-23, the league announced Monday.
Taylor, who is in his second year with the team, led the Bears to a pair of dual meet victories over the weekend over North Country rivals.
Clarkson's Llanos chosen as Liberty League performer of the week
Junior guard Felix Llanos (Queens, NY) of the Clarkson University Men's Basketball team ripped Union for 25 points on Saturday, and was chosen as a Liberty League Performer of the Week on Monday.
Saints men's squash team go 2-1 at Yale Round Robin
St. Lawrence University's men's squash team came close to a perfect weekend at the Yale Round Robin, but Brown University had two player rally from 2-0 down as the 14th-ranked Bears edged the 16th-ranked Saints 6-3 to hand SLU its only loss of the weekend.
The Saints bounced back from the Brown loss to beat 15th ranked Bowdoin 7-2 and rolled to a 9-0 win over Tufts, ranked 22nd nationally.
SLU women's squash team go 1-2 in Yale Round Robin matches
St. Lawrence University's women's squash team went 1-2 at the Yale Round Robin Saturday and Sunday and will host the nation's number one ranked women's team as part of the St. Lawrence Round Robin on Friday and Saturday.
Funeral service for Mildred Dafoe, 78, of Massena and formerly of Canton will be held on Thursday, January 26, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at the O’Leary Funeral Home in Canton. Spring interment will be in Fairview Cemetery, Canton. Mildred passed away on Monday, January 24, 2011 at the Massena Memorial Hospital.
Friends may call at the O’Leary Funeral Home in Canton on Thursday, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Contributions in memory may be made to the Massena Memorial Hospital, Hospice and Palliative Care of the St. Lawrence Valley or to your local meals on wheels service.
H. Sargent Whittier, Jr. died Sunday evening January 23, 2011. He was 75. Sarge was born September 8, 1935 in Melrose, Massachusetts. He was predeceased by his father, H. Sargent Whittier, his mother, Isabel Moir Whittier, his step-mother, Ila Peel Whittier, a step-brother, Harold Crowell, and step-sisters Ola Crowell Bradbury and Laura Crowell Fisher.
Agnes H. Dufrane age 85, of Route 95 Bombay, died peacefully on Sunday, January 23, 2011 surrounded by her loving family at Alice Hyde Medical Center where she had been a patient since December 28, 2010.
Lynn A. Denner, 63 of Canton, died January 24, at his home, Allen-Nichols Funeral Home, Ogdensburg, in care of arrangements. A memorial service will be held at the funeral home, January 27, 1:00 p.m., Reverend William Hart officiating.