WATERVILLE, Maine -- The Colby College men's hockey team earned the sixth seed in the New England Small College Athletic Conference playoffs and will play at third-seeded Amherst College on Saturday in a league quarterfinal game at 6 p.m.
* With Tufts having celebrated Senior Day to begin the game, Colby took the air out of Valley Forum with their third goal in the middle of the last period. Klitirinos again set up a teammate with a wide-open net, with senior Mario Benicky scoring at 9:09 for a 3-0 margin. Klitirinos has a team-high 16 assists.
Quarterfinals – Saturday, February 24 (at Higher Seeds)
No. 8 Tufts at No. 1 Trinity – 1 p.m.
No. 7 Williams at No. 2 Connecticut College – 4:30 p.m.
No. 6 Colby at No. 3 Amherst – 6 p.m.
No. 5 Wesleyan at No. 4 Hamilton – 4 p.m.
Semifinals – Saturday, March 3 (at Highest Remaining Seed)
1:00 pm | 4:00 pm
Highest Remaining Seed vs. Lowest Remaining Seed
Remaining Quarterfinal Winners
Championship – Sunday, March 4