Julien Cayer scored his first goal of the season in Friday's game at Yale - photo by Chris Lenney
#1-Ranked Yale pulls away for win over Clarkson
The final score might not indicate it, but the Clarkson University Hockey team gave #1-ranked Yale University all it could handle Friday night in New Haven, CT before the Bulldogs pulled away with a late flurry of goals to gain a 5-2 ECAC Hockey victory at Ingalls Rink.
Thoroughbreds continue Knights winless streak in Conference match ups
Potsdam, NY – Jeff Altimar sunk a pair of free throws in the waning seconds to record his 1,000th-career point, but the Skidmore senior’s makes were simply insurance as the Thoroughbreds held off a late charge from the Clarkson University Men’s Basketball team to claim a 65-57 victory over the Golden Knights Friday night at Alumni Gymnasium.
Brown squeaks past Saints 2-1
Freshman Garnet Hathaway scored his fourth goal of the season just 1:49 into the third period and it stood up as the game winner as Brown University tipped St. Lawrence 2-1 in a ECAC Hockey game at Brown's Meehan Auditorium Friday night.
Early second-half surge not enough in SUNY Potsdam women's loss
POTSDAM, N.Y. – The SUNY Potsdam women’s basketball team was unable to sustain an early second-half run Friday, falling 61-46 against Buffalo State in a State University of New York Athletic Conference affair at Maxcy Hall’s Welsh Gymnasium.
Senior captain Brittany Whitton (DeKalb, N.Y.) scored 11 of her team-high 12 points in the first half for the Bears (2-12 overall, 1-6 SUNYAC), who committed 25 turnovers and surrendered 21 offensive rebounds to offset a solid 41.3 percent shooting performance from the field.
Waldie's OT goal lifts Clarkson women to win
Senior Melissa Waldie (Newmarket, ONT) scored late in overtime and lifted the Clarkson University Women’s hockey team to a key victory in ECAC Hockey play as the Golden Knights defeated Yale University2-1 at Cheel Arena on Friday night.
Winners of two of their last three games, the Golden Knights improved their record to 8-13-3 overall and took over sole possession of eighth place in the league standings with a 5-6-1 ECAC Hockey mark. The Knights host Brown on Saturday at 4:00 p.m.
Emond sparks Saints women to 4-2 win over Brown
Junior wing Vanessa Emond scored two goals as part of a three-goal first period as St. Lawrence University's women's hockey team completed a season sweep of ECAC Hockey rival Brown with a 4-2 win at Appleton Arena on Friday night.
St. Lawrence pulled even at 11-11-5 overall on the season and is now 6-6-0 in ECAC play, while Brown is now 2-13-3 and 1-7-3 in league play. The Saints stayed within two points of sixth place Dartmouth and a point ahead of Clarkson in the race for playoff positioning.
Skidmore upends Clarkson women in basketball league home opener, 52-48
Potsdam, NY – Despite a late run that saw the team come within a single possession of a full comeback, the Clarkson University Women’s Basketball team dropped a 52-48 decision to Skidmore in the conference home opener Friday night.
The Golden Knights dropped their third straight Liberty League game, falling to 3-10 overall and 0-3 in conference contests, while Skidmore evened its overall mark at 7-7 and moved to 3-1 in the Liberty League. Clarkson looks to get back on the winning track on Saturday against Union College.
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Tough times force Norwood Library to shorten hours
NORWOOD – The Norwood Library has been forced to shorten the times it will be open “due to their financial difficulties,” says a member of the Friends of the Norwood Library.
Maureen Triolo says they have also had to cut staff.
The new hours are Monday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m.; Thursday 9 a.m. to noon, 2 to 5 p.m., and 7 to 9 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
In December, library trustees outlined the financial difficulties they were facing in a letter to the editor.