Monday, March 10, 2014
LOWELL, Mass. — Ryan Lomberg scored with 1 minute, 24 seconds left in regulation and the University of Maine men’s hockey team held on for a 1-1 tie with No. 10 UMass-Lowell in a Hockey East game Friday night at the Tsongas Center.
Martin Ouellette had a career-high 39 saves saves for Maine (11-7-3, 5-2-2 in Hockey East), which is 5-1-2 in its last eight games.
Adam Chapie scored the lone goal off an assist from Joe Gambardella for the Riverhawks (14-6-2, 4-3-1) late in the first period. Connor Hellebuyck had 28 saves for Lowell.
HAMILTON 63, COLBY 56: Dani Feigin scored 21 points to lead the Continentals to the NESCAC win in Clinton, N.Y.
Carly Gruenberg and Samantha Graber added 16 points apiece for Hamilton (7-7, 1-2).
Cony graduate Mia Diplock led Colby (5-10, 0-3) with 21 points and five rebounds. Desi Smith added 14 points, including 10-for-11 from the free throw line. Hall-Dale graduate Carylanne Wolfington chipped in with eight points and 10 rebounds.
COLBY COLLEGE CARNIVAL: The Colby women had three of the top 14 skiers to finish third overall in the team standings, while the men’s squad finished sixth, in Waterville.
Amy Bianco and Olivia Amber had successful debuts for Colby, finishing seventh and 11th, respectively. Bianco finished in 17:35.4 and Ambers in 17:47.8. Senior Lizzie Anderson finished 14th in 17:59.0.
For the men, John Dixon finished 19th on the 10K course in 33:15.1, while Silas Eastman finished 22nd for Colby in 33:37.8.
COLBY COLLEGE CARNIVAL: The Colby women’s Alpine ski team had three skiers in the top nine and won the giant slalom at the Colby Carnival at Sugarloaf in Carrabesset Valley.
The Mules scored 114 points to beat runner-up Vermont by 10 points. Dartmouth College was third in 101 and Middlebury fourth with 78.
Jeanne Barthold finished third for the Mules with a two-run time of 2:18.62. Vermont’s Kate Ryley won with an overall time of 2:14.71.
Also for Colby, Mardi Haskell was fifth in 2:20.12 and Brittney Ziebell was ninth in 2:21.50.
For the Colby men, who finished fifth, Jim Ryan finished seventh with a two-run time of 2:11.87.
Also Friday: Lawrence graduate Brooks Spaulding scored 10 points as the Husson men’s basketball team beat Colby-Sawyer 108-63 in Bangor.