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The weekend in sports – Nov. 3

The weekend in sports – Nov. 3

Quinnipiac continued its hot start to the season, shutting out Cornell 3-0 at Lynah Rink Saturday night.

The Bobcats have now won eight straight, and won Saturday in a much-anticipated match-up of teams that squared off in the ECAC playoffs last season.

The difference in the game Saturday was the power play. Quinnipiac went 2 for 5, while the Big Red went 0 for 6 in their opportunities with the extra man.

Cornell goes on the road next weekend for match-ups with Clarkson and St. Lawrence.

Cornell women get three points in weekend road trip

The Cornell women’s hockey team scratched its way to a 1-1 tie at Quinnipiac Saturday.

Cornell was on its way to its first loss of the season, but junior Emily Fulton, the ECAC player of the month for October, capitalized on a penalty shot to tie the game up.

Lauren Slebodnick made 29 saves for Cornell, who returns home next weekend for match-ups with RPI and Union.

Other notes from the weekend:

  • The Ithaca College men’s cross country team captured the Empire 8 Cross Country Championships in Saratoga.
  • Ithaca beat Elmira 5-0 in the Class AA Boys’ Soccer final on Saturday.
  • Lansing beat Marathon 2-1 in the Class C Boys’ Soccer final on Saturday.

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