The start of the 2013-14 season is a little more than a week away and Clarkson continues with its preseason workouts. The team will not hold its first official practice until shortly before the season opener at Niagara on Oct. 5.
ECAC Hockey held its annual media day on Tuesday and Clarkson was picked to finish in last place by both the conference's coaches and media. The Golden Knights finished in ninth place last year.
Coach Casey Jones and senior captain Ben Sexton spoke about the preseason expectations set by the conference's coaches as well as other issues about the conference and team.
Clarkson has eight newcomers this season and last week featured interviews with Finnish goalie Ville Runola and forward Troy Josephs.
This week features freshman defenseman James de Haas, a draft choice of the Detroit Red Wings, and forward A.J. Fossen, who will bring a physical style of play up front.
James de Haas