PREVIEW: Ice Hockey Closes Home Slate with Tuesday Night Tilt Against Framingham State

Southern New Hampshire University (12-13-0, 4-6-0 Northeast-10)
Framingham State University (2-18-0, 1-13-0 MASCAC)
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 7:30 pm
The Ice Den - Hooksett, N.H.


SERIES: SNHU leads, 22-13-0
LAST MEETING: SNHU 5, FSU 4 (2/9/2016 at Framingham, Mass.) 

Last Time Out: Franklin Pierce University 6, Southern New Hampshire University 1 (2/4/17 - Hooksett, N.H.)
Streak: Lost 1

Scoring Leaders:
#28 Joe Collins, Gr. (10 goals, 22 assists, 32 points)
#24 Jay Sylvia, Sr. (12 goals, 6 assists, 18 points)

#9 Chris Moquin, Jr. (5 goals, 13 assists, 18 points)
#13 Jared Goudreau, Fr. (8 goals, 5 assists, 13 points)
#10 Brett Strawn, Fr. (6 goals, 7 assists, 13 points)
In Goal: #1 Ryan Slatky, Jr. (3.10 GAA, .930 save pct.) 

Notes: The Penmen wrap up their 2016-17 home slate on Tuesday with a nonconference clash against Framingham State University. Southern New Hampshire heads into its final nonconference tilt of the year on the heels of a 6-1 setback against Franklin Pierce University on Saturday. Freshman Brandon Goudreau (Manchester, N.H.) potted the lone Penmen goal from classmate Brian O'Callaghan (Quincy, Mass.) and graduate student Joe Collins (Mansfield, Mass.), and junior Matthew MacInnis (Arlington, Texas) steered aside 27 shots. Southern New Hampshire remains in fourth place in the Northeast-10 Conference standings, and will learn its postseason fate on Saturday evening at the conclusion of the Assumption College and Franklin Pierce contest at 8 p.m.

Last Time Out: Worcester State University 4, Framingham State University 1 (2/5/17 - Worcester, Mass.)
Streak: Lost 4

Scoring Leaders:
#2 Vaughn Guetens, Sr. (4 goals, 12 assists, 16 points)
#27 Tyler Colacchio, Jr. (5 goals, 4 assists, 9 points)
#4 Mark Essery, Sr. (2 goals, 7 assists, 9 points)
#22 John Sheehan, Fr. (6 goals, 2 assists, 8 points)
In Goal: #30 Greg Harney, Fr. (4.71 GAA, .872 save pct.)

Notes: The Rams make the trip to Hooksett in search of their first win in four games. Framingham State dropped its most recent game at Worcester State University on Sunday by a score of 4-1, and is winless since an overtime win over Westfield State University on January 21. Freshman Jack Sheehan (Norwood, Mass.) tallied the Rams' only goal against the Lancers, and classmate Greg Harney (East Haven, Conn.) registered 38 saves in the setback.