Colgate beat Yale

Colgate won its home game against Yale on Saturday, ending 8-1.

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Colgate won its home game against Yale on Saturday, ending 8-1.

The Raiders started off strong and took the lead right after the beginning of the game with Nic Belpedio scoring within the first minute, a goal assisted by Matt Verboon.

The Raiders increased the lead to 2-0 in the first period when Ethan Manderville scored, assisted by Matt Verboon and Nick Anderson.

Four goals were scored in the second period, and the Raiders led 6-0 going in to the third period.

Alex DiPaolo increased the lead to 7-0 in the middle of the third period, assisted by Ross Mitton and Pierson Brandon.

Nic Belpedio increased the lead to 8-0 five minutes later, assisted by Simon Labelle and Ross Mitton.

David Chen narrowed the gap to 8-1 three minutes later, assisted by Michael Young.

Next games:

The Raiders will travel to Niagara on Friday at 2:30 p.m. CST. The Bulldogs will face St. Lawrence on the road on Friday at 6 p.m. CST.