The 2017/18 season is finally upon us. It was a long hot summer, that seems to be still going, that brought quite a few changes to each program. Union graduated 2016/17 Hobey Baker Award Finalist Mike Vecchione, as well as Goalie Alex Sakelleropuolos, Defensemen Jeff Taylor, Matt Krug, & Forwards Michael Pontarelli & Eli Lichtenwald.…… Continue reading Union vs Boston University Preview
I’ve tried to write a Hobey Baker Award article since the final 3 candidates were announced. I’ve been kicking around ideas for weeks. Earlier this year I advocated for Union College Jr. Spencer Foo to win the award. I was well prepared to write again how he was wrongly left off the ballot for this coming Friday’s…… Continue reading Hobey Winner Today!
Friday night the Union College Dutchmen travel to Allston, MA to take on the Crimson of Harvard University. A huge 2 points are up for grabs in this game. Currently Union is tied for 1st place in the ECAC with St. Lawrence, @ 25 points, while Harvard sits in 2nd with 24 points. A win…… Continue reading Game of The Night: Union (7) @ Harvard (5)
Note: Written before Friday’s games took place, but posted after. It’s Friday January 27, 2017, 70 days until the 2016-17 Hobey Baker Award winner is announced. As it stands four players are currently tied for the most points in the country @ 41, Northeastern’s Zach Aston-Reese, UNH’s Tyler Kelleher, & Union teammates Mike Vecchione &…… Continue reading Why Spencer Foo Is This Year’s Hobey Winner (As of today…)