MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The Colonial Hockey Conference (CHC) announced its 2016-17 Championship Tournament pairings Sunday, selecting Morrisville State women's ice hockey as its second seed.
The Mustangs completed the season 18-6-1 overall, posting a 8-4 record within league play to earn the opening round bye.
Endicott claimed the top seed in the tournament with an 11-1 conference slate, their lone loss coming at the hands of the Mustangs on February 3rd.
Canton, Stevenson, Johnson & Wales, and Becker College all received bids to the tournament, set to begin Saturday, February 25th for the quarterfinal round.
Third seed SUNY Canton will host sixth seeded Becker College at 4:30 p.m. in Canton. Likewise, fourth seeded Stevenson University will host fifth seeded Johnson & Wales at 5:30 at Stevenson.
Morrisville State will face the winner of Canton/Becker on Saturday, March 4th at Endicott; Endicott will face the winner of Stevenson and Johnson & Wales in the semifinal rounds.
The winners of each semi will advance to the Championship Final on Sunday, March 5th at 12:30 p.m. in Endicott.
Additional tournament information will be announced once released by Endicott University, and can be found on the college's athletic web site at www.morrisvillestateathletics.com.
Morrisville State College's curricula are enriched with applied learning and pave the way for opportunity at both the Morrisville and Norwich campuses. An action-oriented, interactive learning lab, the college is a national leader in technology and has been lauded for its exemplary, innovative and effective community service programs.
The college was ranked among the Best Regional Colleges in the North by U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges 2016 issue and was also recognized in the Top Public Schools, Regional Colleges North in the 2016 Best Colleges rankings. For more information about Morrisville State College, visit www.morrisville.edu.