CT College Hockey Round-Up: 02/08/2011

Yale HockeyThe Yale men’s hockey team crept up to #2 in the USCHO.com Division I Men’s Poll this week after a strong showing this past weekend. They also held on to the #2 spot for a second straight week in USA TODAY/USA Hockey men’s poll:

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How some of the local college/university hockey teams in CT fared this past week:



Other news and notes from Connecticut natives playing in the college ranks:

Jeff Velleca (Waterbury, Notre Dame-Fairfield) had a goal and an assist as Merrimack handled UMass 11-2 on Saturday.

Joe Pereira (West Haven, South Kent) scored a goal as Boston University defeated UMass-Lowell 3-1.

Darric White (Fairfield, Fairfield Prep) has 2-0-2 line for Middlebury College men’s hockey team this season. Teammate Nick BonDurant (Choate) has been steady in net for the Panthers, posting a 3-4-2 record with a 1.98 GAA.

2007 New Haven Register boy’s hockey MVP Jonathan Cox (Norwalk, Fairfield Prep, Avon Old Farms) has a 3-2-5 line in 11 games for Salve Regina University this season.

Greenwich native Cam Atkinson (Avon Old Farms) is currently the leading scorer for Boston College with a 20-15-35 line through 25 games. Teammate Pat Mullane (Wallingford, Avon Old Farms) is eighth on the team with 15 points in 25 games played for the Eagles.