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BU knocks UVM hockey out of playoff contention

August 23, 2019


FRANK THE SEASON IS ON THE LINE TONIGHT FOR U-V-M MEN’S HOCKEY… FOR THE CATAMOUNTS TO STILL HAVE A CHANCE TO MAKE THE HOCKEY EAST PLAYOFFS THEY áNEEDá A WIN AGAINST BOSTON UNIVERSITY… BUT A WIN WON’T COME EASY FOR EITHER TEAM WITH TWO BRICK WALLS IN NET… JAKE OETTINGER FOR B-U AND STEFANOS LEKKAS FOR U-V-M… THEY KEEP IT SCORELESS INTO THE SECOND CATS AND TERRIERS GET A LITTLE CHIPPY… FOR THE CATAMOUNT KEEPER… IT WAS BUSINESS AS USUAL… SEVEN TO PLAY IN REGULATION… SHANE BOWERS FINDS JOEL FARABEE FOR A DIVING EFFORT… BUT LEKKAS KEEPS THE NET CLEAR… HE HAD FORTY SAVES THROUGH THREE PERIODS… SO WE GO INTO OVERTIME… WHERE THE CATS ARE FORCED TO PULL HIM… AND WITH SIXTEEN SECONDS LEFT… CHAD KRYS SCORES THE EMPTY NET GOAL… AND THE TERRIERS WALK OFF WITH A ONE-NOTHING WIN TO KNOCK THE CATS OUT OF THE PLAYOFFS… 3 KEVIN SNEDDON: “We knew going effort into tonight’s game, they were awesome all week in practice, and they gave it everything they had. So I’m certainly really proud of them.” VERMONT LOOKS AHEAD TO ANOTHER MATCH WITH B-U

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