Monday, January 23, 2023

Brockport loses in OT to Canton

On Friday night, the SUNY Brockport ice hockey team lost an overtime battle on the road to SUNY Canton, 3-2. Brockport is now 7-10 overall on the season following the loss.
Both Andrew Harley and Connor Galloway recorded one goal and one assist in the contest. Teammates Alex Monteleone and Josh Grund both registered assists for the Golden Eagles on the road.
At 4:59 into the first period, Canton struck first blood to take an early 1-0 lead over the Green and Gold. With no other goals in the period, Brockport trailed by just one going into the second.
Connor Galloway capitalized on a power play opportunity in the second to tie the score up at 1-1. Galloway netted his sixth goal of the season and has now scored in three straight games. Andew Harley and Josh Grund were credited with assists.
Nearly three minutes later, the hosting Roos found the back of the net again to regain their lead, 2-1. After both teams got on the board in the second period, Canton entered the third with the advantage.
Already with one point in the game off an assist, Andrew Harley got back involved in the action with the game-tying goal in the third period. Once again off of a power play, Harley tied the game up at 2-2, assisted by Connor Galloway and Alex Monteleone.
With neither team scoring again in regulation after Harley's goal, the match was headed for overtime. 2:52 into the overtime period, Canton's Sam Martin ended the game with the game-winning goal for the Roos.
Aidan Curry went the full game in net for Brockport, making his seventh start of the season between the pipes. He made 34 total saves and gave up three goals on the night.