The #4 Hudson Valley Community College men’s hockey team (6-4) defeated Erie Community College (6-5), 8-5, on Saturday afternoon.
William Huber (Arlington/Hopewell) and James Murphy (Comsewogue/Long Island) added late goals to seal the victory for the Vikings, and each recorded hat tricks in the win. Mike Fay (Sachem East/Long Island) recorded 34 saves in goal for the Vikings.
Saturday’s game followed a Friday evening game against Erie when the men’s hockey team posted a 6-3 victory.
William Huber (Arlington/Hopewell) broke a 1-1 tie in the second period on a breakaway goal and added a late goal in the third to seal the victory. James Murphy (Comsewogue/Long Island) and Matt Wagner (LaSalle Institute/Clifton Park) each added two goals apiece, and Mike Fay (Sachem East/Long Island) recorded 26 saves in goal to earn the win.
The Vikings host the County College of Morris on Saturday, Dec. 15 at 7 p.m.