Jan. 26, 2006
Fairfield, CT - The Pioneers men's ice hockey team will host Atlantic Hockey leader and defending champion Meryhurst in a two game series this weekend at the Milford Ice Pavilion. Game time Friday and Saturday night at the Milford Ice Pavilion is 7:00 pm. Mercyhurst currently leads Sacred Heart by five points in the Atlantic Hockey standings. The two teams split a pair of games in Erie, PA in mid-November. The series will feature seven of the top eight point scorers in Atlantic Hockey, four from Mercyhust and three from Sacred Heart.
Sacred Heart is coming off a win over conference foe Bentley Saturday night in Milford, their fifth win in their last six conference games. Mercyhurst completed a seaon sweep of American International with two wins at home last weekend.