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Manhattanville blanks Devils, 2-0

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CONTACT: Jerry Reilly,
Sports Information Director

DATE: Fri., Jan. 16, 2009

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Men's hockey 

(BOX SCORE: Manhattanville 2, Fredonia State 0)

FREDONIA, N.Y. -- No. 11 ranked Manhattanville outshot and outscored Fredonia State, 2-0, in non-conference action Friday at the Steele Hall Ice Arena.

Evan Michalchuk (Edmonton, Alberta) scored on unassisted goal at 13:39 of the first period, while Chris Trafford (Kinburn, Ont.) added an insurance tally at 6:46 of the third for the Valiants (9-2-2).

Manhattanville goaltender Sergiy Sorokolat (Kharkiv, Ukraine) stopped 17 shots to earn the shutout. Fredonia State freshman Kody VanRentergem (Leduc, Alberta) made 30 saves.

The Blue Devils (4-8-3) were outshot 22-9 over the first two periods and were unable to mount an offensive attack in the third period despite outshooting the Valiants, 10-8.

The same two teams meet 3 p.m. Saturday at Steele Hall.


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