Jan. 5, 2006
Fairfield, CT - The Pioneers men's ice hockey team will face Holy Cross this weekend in a home and home set. The teams will play Friday night at the Milford Ice Pavilion at 7:00 pm. Saturday night the return match at Holy Cross' Hart Center in Worcester, MA is set for 7:00 pm as well.
The Pioneers and Crusaders meet for the first time this season in a battle for second place in the Atlantic Hockey standings. Sacred Heart is coming off a 4-1 win at Bentley on Tuesday night, a victory which snapped their three game conference losing streak. The Crusaders placed third in the Ohio Hockey Classic over the holidays, beating RPI in the consolation game after losing to host Ohio State in the opening round.