The Oswego State Mens Club Hockey Team lost a pair of games to a tough Rutgers University team this past weekend at the Campus Center Arena.. The first game saw the Lakers being outscored by Rutgers 7-2. Scoring goals for Oswego were Jordan Romano and Tim Rinck with assists being credited to Greg Distin, Chris Covel, Brandon Clark and Brad Kervin. Sophomore goaltender Mike Reid had 61 saves for Oswego.
The following night saw the Scarlet Knights once again dominating the Lakers by a score of 6-1. The lone Laker goal was scored by Jordan Romano from Nick Atkins. Oswego goaltender, Anthony Sellitti stopped 54 shots for the Lakers.
Despite the losses, Oswego is third in the NECHL behind Cornell and Rutgers. They are hoping to get back in the win column this weekend as they host Ithaca on Friday night and St. Bonaventure on Saturday night. Both games start at 7:00 and are played at the Campus Center Arena. Admission to all Oswego State ACHA games is free.
The team is dedicating the 2009-2010 season to the servicemen and women who are serving in the Armed Forces of the United States and are wearing Ã¢â‚¬Å“Support Our TroopsÃ¢â‚¬Â yellow ribbon decals on their helmets in honor of their service.
The Lakers are a D1 ACHA team and member of the NECHL. For more information, complete schedule, roster and team photos, visit the website at www.oswego.edu/icehockey. The team is sponsored by the Student Association of Oswego State University. All home games are played at the Campus Center Arena.