Quinnipiac Men's Ice Hockey Hosts Robert Morris On Oct. 13-14; St. Baldrick's Event On Sunday Following Game Against Colonials
Date: October 13-14, 2012
Time: Saturday - 4:00 p.m.; Sunday- 12:00 p.m.
Location: High Point Solutions Arena - Hamden, Conn.
Series vs. Robert Morris 9-4-1
Record at Home vs. RMU: 3-2-1
Last Time QU Faced Robert Morris: W, 4-1 (10/22/11)
Current Streak vs. Robert Morris: Won 1
Audio: AM 1220 WQUN
Live Stats: QuinnipiacBobcats.com
Parents' Weekend At The Bank
The Quinnipiac men's ice hockey team will host Robert Morris for Quinnipiac University's Parents' Weekend on Oct. 13-14 at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center. Saturday's game is set for a 4 p.m. start while Sunday's matinee is scheduled for 12 p.m. puck-drop.
The Bobcats will then host Ohio State on Oct. 19-20 before heading out on the road to the Cape Cod Classic in Hyannis for a non-conference tilt against Colgate on Oct. 27 at 7 p.m. Bobcat fans interested in purchasing tickets can do so by contacting the TD Bank Sports Center Ticket Office at 203-582-3905. Information for a possible Fan Bus will also be available in the next week.
On The Airwaves
Paul "The Jet" Pacelli and Todd Carroll will team-up to broadcast Saturday's game against the Colonials while Bill Schweizer and Carroll will have the call on Sunday on AM 1220 WQUN. Bobcat fans can access the live audiostream on the web at www.WQUN.com or by clicking the "Audio" link at www.QuinnipiacBobcats.com. Audio is also available on all mobile devices/smart phones from the official Quinnipiac Athletics app, as well as Shoutcast and TuneIn Radio.
Live video, audio and statistics can be accessed by clicking the appropriate links at the Official Website of Quinnipiac Athletics, www.QuinnipiacBobcats.com.
The Quinnipiac Poll
The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team was ranked 18th in the USCHO.com Division I Poll on Monday, Oct. 8. The Bobcats are coming off an upset of then-ranked No. 15 Maine in their 2012-13 season opener on Saturday, Oct. 6.
Bobcats Host St. Baldrick's Event
The Quinnipiac University men's ice hockey team has once again partnered with St. Baldrick's to host a head-shaving benefit. The event will take place on Sunday, Oct. 14 following the Bobcats' game against Robert Morris at 12 p.m. at High Point Solutions Arena at the TD Bank Sports Center in Hamden, Conn.
All-Time Against Robert Morris
Quinnipiac is 9-4-1 all-time in 15 games against the Robert Morris , including a 3-2-1 mark on their home ice against the Colonials. The two times tied the first meeting between the teams in 2004, which was followed by a RMU win on the following night. The Bobcats then rattled off seven straight wins against Robert Morris. Robert Morris has won three of the last five games between the two teams.
Scouting Robert Morris
Robert Morris comes to Hamden following a 10-4 exhibition win against Wilfred Laurier on Oct. 7. The Colonials return four of their top five goal scorers from its 2011-12 season in senior Adam Brace (14), sophomore Cody Wydo (13), junior Colin South (nine) and sophomore Scott Jacklin (nine). In addition, Robert Morris returns six defenseman that saw regular time in the Colonials rotation last season as well as senior goalie Eric Levine.
2012-13 Season Opener
Quinnipiac opened the 2012-13 season with a 2-1 upset victory against No. 15 Maine on the Black Bears home ice, Alfond Arena.
In the Bobcats' 2-1 win against Maine, Jordan Samuels-Thomas scored his first goal at Quinnipiac while Travis St. Denis also scored his first career goal.
Two Point Night
Quinnipiac senior Jeremy Langlois had a hand in both goals in Quinnipiac's win against Maine. Langlois threw the puck on goal that was rebounded by Travis St. Denis, who buried the game-tying goal in the second period. Late in the thirde period, Langlois won a draw in the Black Bears' zone back to Samuels-Thomas, who unleashed a blast on goal to give Quinnipiac the lead, and eventual win.
Shut 'Em Down
Quinnipiac senior Eric Hartzell stopped 31 of Maine's 32 shots on goal in the Bobcats' 2-1 win against the Black Bears. Hartzell gave up a goal just under four minutes to play into the game before slamming the door on the Black Bears in the remaining time.
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