POTSDAM Lisa Marvin scored the decisive goal with 13 minutes left to give North Dakota a 2-1 victory over Clarkson in a nonconference womens hockey game between a pair nationally ranked top 10 teams on Friday at Cheel Arena.
Shelby Nisbet scored off a rebound in the second period to tie the game at 1-1 for the sixth-ranked Golden Knights (12-4-2).
Josefine Jakobsen scored the games first goal for the No. 4/5 Fighting Sioux (10-3-2). The two teams will play again at 3 p.m. today at Cheel.
SUNY POTSDAM 2, SAINT MICHAELS COLLEGE 0
Freshman goalie and Potsdam native Abby Tardelli made 19 saves to claim her first collegiate shutout, leading the Bears to a nonconference victory over the Purple Knights (0-8) in South Burlington, Vt.
Jessica Silveira scored and assisted on Amanda Luckys goal for SUNY Potsdam (5-4-2).
SUNY OSWEGO 3, SUNY CANTON 1
Caroline Mundy scored her first career goal but it wasnt enough for the Roos (4-4-2), who lost a nonconference game to the Lakers in Oswego.
Ashley Lyman, Bridget Hamlin and Melissa Seamont scored for SUNY Oswego (7-2-1).
SUNY OSWEGO 7, SUNY POTSDAM 1
Shawn Hulshof scored twice in the first period as the Lakers routed the Bears in a SUNYAC game at Oswego.
Bobby Gertsakis and Mike Montagna each dished out three assists for SUNY Oswego (5-2, 4-2). Mike Arnold scored for SUNY Potsdam (2-7, 0-6).
WESTERN NEW ENGLAND 6, SUNY CANTON 3
Brian Prost supplied two goals as the Golden Bears (6-3-0) beat the Kangaroos in Springfield, Mass.
Cory Giczewski, Sean Gallagher and Kristian Leach each netted a goal for SUNY Canton (1-9-1).
SUNY CORTLAND 78, SUNY POTSDAM 53
Lamard Herron scored 34 points to go with six steals and five assists, leading the Red Dragons (4-0, 1-0) past the Bears in the SUNYAC opener for both teams in Cortland.
Josh Blagrove scored 10 points to lead SUNY Potsdam (1-5, 0-1).
HOUGHTON 104, SUNY CANTON 89
Khalil Bratton scored 27 points, but the Roos were beaten by the hot-shooting Highlanders (2-5) in a nonconference game in Houghton.
Khalid Vaughn and Sam Annorh added 14 and 13 points, respectively, for SUNY Canton (0-6).
Houghton shot 61 percent from the floor, including a 47-percent clip behind the 3-point line.
SUNY CORTLAND 69, SUNY POTSDAM 57
Caysea Cohen finished with game highs of 23 points and eight rebounds to lead the Red Dragons (5-2, 1-0) past the Bears in the SUNYAC opener for both teams in Cortland.
Jessica Kouzan provided 18 points and eight boards, while Bailey Weigel contributed a double-double of 10 points and 11 rebounds for SUNY Potsdam (2-3, 0-1).
CLARKSON, SLU NEAR BOTTOM
Al Catano placed fourth in the mens 200-meter individual medley, helping Clarkson to a sixth-place ranking after day one of the Liberty League Championships at Union College in Schenectady.
For the St. Lawrence mens team, James Wilczewskis fifth-place finish led three Saints in the top 10 in the diving event. SLU ranks seventh out of 10 teams.
Anna Blackburn placed sixth in the 200 freestyle and was the only top 10 individual finisher for the SLU womens team, which ranks sixth in the nine-team field. The Clarkson womens team is in ninth.
Rochester and RPI rank first and second, respectively, in both the mens and womens fields.