SALEM, MASS. ? Michael Casale (Stoney Creek, Ontario) broke a 1-1 tie in the third period to propel Salem State to a 3-1 victory over Framingham State on "Senior Night" in the final regular season game for both teams on Tuesday night. Casale wristed home the game-winner from just inside the left faceoff circle at the 13:27 mark for his 13th goal of the season.
WORCESTER, Mass. -- Salem State eased a 14-point fourth quarter deficit and took a two-point lead late, but the Vikings could not hang on as Worcester State forced overtime with two free throws in the final seconds, before winning a MASCSAC Quarterfinal game 74-69 in overtime on Tuesday evening at Lancer Gymnasium.
SALEM, MASS. -- The Salem State men's and women's basketball teams both qualified for the MASCAC Post Season Tournament, which will begin this week. The women's team earned the fifth seed and will play in the quarterfinals this Tuesday at fourth seed Worcester State. Game time is set for 7:00 PM.
SSU! Come out and support the men's ice hockey seniors, who will be playing in their final regular season home game Tuesday night against Framingham State.
Puck drop is scheduled for 7:00 PM.#RollVikes
SALEM, MASS. ? Sarah Plourde (Hooksett, N.H.) made 25 saves to pick up her first shutout of the year as Salem State defeated Becker College, 2-0 in the season finale for both teams on Saturday afternoon at Rockett Arena. The Vikings, who swept both games against the Hawks, improve to 6-16-2 on the season and 2-9-1 in the Colonial Hockey Conference. Becker slips to 4-18-3 and 2-7-3 in conference.
WORCESTER, Mass. --- Salem State defeated Becker College 4-2 in Colonial Hockey Conference action on Friday night at the Fidelity Bank Worcester Ice Center. It was the Vikings first Colonial Hockey Conference win of the season.
SALEM, MASS. -- Alex Santos (Lawrence, Mass.) scored a season-high 26 points and Drew Healy (Lowell, Mass.) notched his 15th double-double of the season with 17 points and 15 rebounds as #25 Salem State defeated MCLA 91-81 in their regular season finale on Wednesday evening at Twohig Gymnasium. The Vikings, who entered this week's D3hoops.com Top 25, finished their conference season at 12-0, their first unbeaten conference mark since 2007.
SALEM, MASS. -- Kia Fernandes (Wareham, Mass.) posted a game-high 26 points and 21 rebounds and senior Norma Waggett Saugus, Mass.) added a double-double of 13 points and 11 rebounds as Salem State closed out their regular season with a 58-47 victory over MCLA on Wednesday evening at Twohig Gymnasium. The Vikings improve to 9-16 and 5-7 in the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC), securing their spot in next week's post-season tournament. The Trailblazers slide to 6-17 and 2-9 in conference.
SALEM, MASS. -- SSU Community! Come out and support our women's and men's basketball seniors on Wednesday, February 14th against MCLA. Women's tip-off is 5:30 PM. Seven players from both teams will be playing in their final regular season home game.