While pro and junior hockey leagues in North America have gone to 4-on-4 or 3-on-3 to decide overtime games in the regular season, NCAA hockey has kept the 5-on-5 format for its regular season OT contests.
As associate general manager for the World Cup of Hockey’s Team North America, Chicago Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman was well aware what former Union College standout defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere was doing for the Philadelphia Flyers.
College of St. Joseph head baseball coach Bob Godlewski thought he might have a special group on his hands when his Fighting Saints from Vermont knocked off some teams from bigger schools and more prestigious leagues early in the season.
Josh Sciba didn’t go full Shakespeare in noting Thursday that other coaches of “good and virtuous nature may recoil” from taking on the Union women’s hockey head coaching job, but . . .
Actually, he practically did.