Local

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.

More Local Headlines

in Local

NY, New Jersey issue stronger Ebola quarantine

plane

Mandatory quarantine for travelers who have had contact with Ebola-infected patients.

in Local

Pair in string of Ithaca burglaries reach plea deals

Phoenix Lovett

Both were taken to jail and are not eligible for bail.

in Local

Astorino begins last leg of campaign with $1M

Astorino

Republican Rob Astorino has raised another $711,000 for his challenge against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and is entering the final weeks of the campaign

in Local

Lansing Schools, ICSD named as tops in region

Local_News41-620x400

Two local school districts were ranked in the top ten out of the 54 school districts in a 6 county region.

in Local

Cornell names ILS Dean as interim Provost

CORNELL LOGO

Cornell University President David Skorton has named an interim Provost