Historic Saturday on Tap for Hamilton Hockey Teams
The Hamilton College men's and women's hockey teams will play NESCAC championship quarterfinals at Russell Sage Rink on Saturday, Feb. 25.
Men's Hockey vs. Bowdoin
Sat., Feb. 25, 12:50 p.m.
Women's Hockey vs.Bowdoin
Sat., Feb. 25, 3:50 p.m.
Hamilton has never hosted a NESCAC quarterfinal in men's and women's hockey in the same year. The Continentals are the top seed for the second time in men's conference championship history and they play eighth-seeded Bowdoin College at 1 p.m. Hamilton is the No. 3 seed on the women's side and the Continentals take on sixth-seeded Bowdoin at 4 p.m.
The Hamilton men (17-3-4 overall) finished in first place in the NESCAC standings with an 11-3-4 conference record. The Continentals have won five straight games and are ranked eighth in the D3hockey.com and USCHO.com Division III Top 15 polls.
The Hamilton women (14-7-3) ended up in third place in the NESCAC standings with a 9-5-2 conference record. The Continentals' No. 3 seed is their best in the 16-year history of the NESCAC championship, and their 14 wins this season are a program record. The women are receiving votes in the D3hockey.com and USCHO.com Top 10 polls.