Quick Hits

Posted on January 20, 2014 in Sports
By adamkennedy

Justicia Barreiros

Men’s Hockey
USM ties Skidmore late 2-2

The men’s hockey team came back after being down 2-0 early to tie the game in the third. Neither team scored in overtime, giving the team their fifth tie of the season, and leaving them with a record of 4-7-5. The team’s next game is at St. Michael’s this Friday.

Women’s Hockey
USM beats St. Michael’s 2-1

The women’s hockey team scored a goal in the first and a goal in the third to beat St. Michael’s 2-1. The win puts the team at 9-6-1 on the season, and an impressive 6-1 in the team’s league games. Their next game is against Salve Regina this Friday.

Men’s Basketball
Huskies lose 68-80 against Rhode Island College

Leading after the first half, USM gave it up in the second half to lose the game 68-80. After starting the season 5-4, the loss is the fifth in a row for the team, and drops them to 5-9 on the year. The team next plays this Tuesday against Plymouth State.

Women’s Basketball
Rhode Island College beats USM 31-47

Rhode Island College beats USM 31-47: Though USM had a slight scoring edge in the second half; it wasn’t enough to make up their first half deficit, and the team lost to Rhode Island College 31-47. The loss snaps the team’s two game winning streak and drops their record on the season to 9-5. The team next plays Tuesday against Plymouth State.

Women’s Hockey
USM loses to Bowdoin 1-0

The women’s hockey team gave up a goal in the first two minutes of Tuesday’s game against Bowdoin, and the score stayed that way until the end, as USM was shut out for the fourth time this year. The loss dropped the team’s record to 8-6 on the year until Friday’s win at St. Michael’s.