#1 Cortland vs. Western New England 7:00 pm at Cortland, NY
This week’s game of the week has Western New England traveling to Cortland, NY to take on the #1 team in the country in the Cortland Red Dragons. The game is scheduled for 7 pm tonight.
The Cortland Red Dragons are #1 in the Division III polls and are coming off a big win over top 5, RIT over the weekend. The Red Dragons are lead on offense by Zach Hopps and Joe Slavik. Hopps is a freshman attackman who leads the team in points with 28. He has 10 goals and 18 assists on the season. Slavik is a junior midfielder who has 16 goals and 10 assists. A New England native on Cortland’s roster is senior defenseman Craig Sullivan out of Duxbury, MA. Sullivan has started 5 games this season for the Red Dragons. In goal Cortland is lead by senior Mike Kaminski. Kaminski has 87 saves and a .617 save percentage in 2013.
The Western New England Golden Bears are currently in first place in the Commonwealth Coast Conference. The Golden Bears are lead by Corbett Corrigan Harreys, Adam Knapton and James Reardon. C. Harreys is a senior attackman who has 17 goals on the season. Knapton is a junior attackman who has 5 goals and 13 assists in 2013. Reardon is a senior midfielder who has 6 goals and 12 assists on the season. Seeing the bulk of time in the cage is Brandon Body. Body is a sophomore who has 83 saves and a .525 save percentage in 2013. This will be the fourth time this season the Golden Bears have faced a team ranking in the top 5 of Division III.