In a game that was nip and tuck all the way and encapsulated playoff hockey, Robert Morris’ Justin Addamo scored 16:04 into overtime to give the Colonials a 3-2 win over Bentley in game three of the Atlantic Hockey quarterfinals to clinch the series.
Robert Morris stayed alive in the Atlantic Hockey Quarterfinals with a 2-1 victory over Bentley University in game two on Saturday night at Bentley Arena. The series is even at 1-1 and the decisive game three will be Sunday at 4:05 pm at the Arena.
Freshman center Jakov Novak (Windsor, Ontario) scored with 1:37 left in the 3rd period to break a 2-2 tie and give Bentley University a 3-2 victory over Robert Morris in game one of the Atlantic Hockey Quarterfinals on Friday night.
Senior defenseman Tanner Jago (Brandon, Manitoba), sophomore center Luke Santerno (Smithrers, B.C.), junior goalie Aidan Pelino (Oakville, Ontario) and junior forward Jonathan Desbiens (Montreal, Quebec) have all been named to Atlantic Hockey All-Conference teams, it was announced Thursday. Bentley’s four selections is the most in the conference.
The first ever postseason games at Bentley Arena get started this weekend when the No. 2 seed Bentley Falcons host the No. 8 seed Robert Morris Colonials in a best of three Atlantic Hockey Quarterfinal series. Friday and Saturday's games begin and 7:05, and Sunday if necessary will be a 4:05 pm start.
The Bentley hockey team will be home for the Atlantic Hockey Quarterfinals on March 15-17 for a best of three series for the first ever playoff games at Bentley Arena. Tickets for each game will go on sale on Monday, March 4 at noon at the link below.
Senior goalie Jake Bryniarski (Rochester, N.Y.) made 27 saves for Bentley as the Falcons and Army West Point skated to a 3-3 tie on Saturday night in the final game of the regular season. Bentley finishes in second place in the Atlantic Hockey standings with 34 points.
Bentley goaltender Aidan Pelino (Oakville, Ontario) made 33 saves, and Brendan Hamblet (Hopkinton, Mass.) and Will Garin (Mound, Minn.) scored goals in the 3rd period for a 2-1 road win over Army West Point on Friday night. The win clinches home-ice advantage for the Falcons in the Atlantic Hockey quarterfinals.
The regular season comes to an end this weekend, and the Bentley University hockey team will close it out with a series on the road against Army West Point on Friday and Saturday nights. Both games begin at 7:05 pm.
Atlantic Hockey rivals Bentley and Holy Cross will meet for the 3rd and 4th times this season in a weekend home-and-home series. Friday’s game is at Bentley Arena, the final regular season home game, and on Saturday the series shifts to the Hart Center in Worcester. Saturday’s game can be seen live on NESN Plus. Both games are at 7:05 pm.
Junior goalie Aidan Pelino (Oakville, Ontario) highlighted a team effort with 31 saves, as Bentley defeated Niagara 3-1 on the road Thursday night to extend its unbeaten streak to 12 games, and winning streak to eight games.
Bentley heads on the road to Niagara looking to extend the nation’s longest unbeaten streak of 11 games, and a seven game winning streak. The series gets underway on Thursday night at Niagara’s Dwyer Arena, and concludes on Friday night. Both games are at 7:05 pm.
Bentley extended the nation’s longest unbeaten streak to 11 games, and set a new school Division I record with its 7th straight win, by defeating Canisius 6-4 on Saturday at Bentley Arena for the series sweep.