Monday, November 9, 2009


Junior Tom Galiani (Lindenhurst, NY) scored late in the first period for The College at Brockport Hockey team to narrow the gap with Hobart College to 2-1 but the Statesmen scored two more goals in the second period to post a 4-1 victory Saturday in a non-conference game in Tuttle North Ice Arena in Brockport.

Brockport (1-3) fell behind early as Hobart (2-2-1) scored just 28 seconds into the contest. The Statesmen added a second goal at the 8:15 mark of the first period for a 2-0 lead.

Galiani scored with assists from Adam Korol (Hurley, NY) and Ian Finnerty (Ardmore, PA) with 2:08 to play in the opening period.In the second period, Hobart added a powerplay goal 3:40 into the period for a 3-1 lead and then scored with less than four minutes to play in the period for a 4-1 advantage.

There was no scoring in the third period. Sophomore Oliver Wren (Oakville, ONT) made 38 saves for Brockport.