Club Ice Hockey hosted Columbia for their final regular season game on Friday, February 15th at Northwell Health Ice Center. Hofstra netted three first period goals and never looked back, winning the game by a score of 11-3. Andrew Gagnon’s hat trick led the scoring for the Pride, who also received goals from Joe Grice (2), Antonio Binotto (2), David Frattaroli (2), Eli Vaillancourt (1), and Daniel Harchut (1). Hofstra returns to action for the first round of the MCHC playoffs on Saturday, February 23rd, taking on Stevens Institute of Technology at 1:45pm at the Dix Hills Arena.
Club Climbing visited the Gravity Vault in Melville on Friday, February 15th for a climb. The club members focused on bouldering. Four members took a belay class and became certified.
On Saturday, February 16th at Brooklyn Boulders Gowanus, two members participated in a bouldering competition. Danny Pires placed 3rd in the beginner division.
Club Billiards had a match at Raxx Pool Room on Sunday, February 17th. Tim Murphy was the lone victor on the day as Hofstra dropped the contest 10-4.
CLUB SPORTS STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Danny Pires-Club Rock Climbing-Junior-Computer Science-Mineola, New York
Associate Director, Campus Recreation
Graduate Assistant, Campus Recreation
Hofstra’s 26 Club Sports are always looking for new members and welcome all experience levels. If you would like to find out more information about joining one of our clubs, please visit hofstra.edu/recreation and click on the ‘Club Sports’ tab, or feel free to visit us at the Hofstra Fitness Center with any questions you may have!