Niagara 8 - USNTDP 5 Final

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Re: Niagara 8 - USNTDP 5 - Final

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This team appears to be playing on all cylinders racking up a very impressive win over the US Dev. Team. Goals were scored by : Pineo (3), Ott (2), Vieten (2), and Mysak.

PE COM:

Pineo's Hattrick Lifts Hockey Over The USNTDP

"Niagara University, N.Y.—The Niagara Hockey team hosted the United States National Team Development Program on Friday night in an exhibition against a team of the top prospects from the United State. Niagara used their experience to their advantage as they won 8-5 at home.

NOTES:

-Niagara outshot the USNTDP 44-22 in the game as Chad Veltri made 17 saves in the win.
-30 of Niagara's 44 shots came from within the top of the faceoff circles.
-This is the first time in which Niagara has beat the USNTDP, it was the first time the teams played since the 2015-16 season.
-Niagara is 2-0 in their last two exhibitions against non-NCAA team with the other win coming over Ryerson (Canada) in 2019-20. -------Niagara has one more exhibition game on their schedule this season as they host the University of Toronto on Jan. 2 at Dwyer Arena.
-The Purple Eagles are the first NCAA Division I team to beat the USNTDP this season and only the second team overall."

FULL STORY:

https://purpleeagles.com/news/2022/11/1 ... sntdp.aspx
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