ITHACA, N.Y. — Boasting the #1 Men’s and Women’s Hockey teams in the national polls, tickets for a variety of late-season and post-season games at Lynah Rink are either on sale now or will be shortly.
The #1-ranked Cornell Women’s Hockey team will enter the ECAC Hockey Championship playoffs as the top overall seed after navigating the 22-game ECAC schedule without a loss for the first time in program history. The Big Red will host a best-of-three quarterfinal series against eighth-seeded St. Lawrence this weekend [February 28/29], with games at 3 p.m. Friday and Saturday afternoons. Tickets for those games are on sale now here. If necessary, Game 3 would be played 3 p.m. Sunday – and tickets for that game would go on sale immediately after the completion of Saturday’s game.
Meanwhile, the #1 ranked Big Red Men’s team will be looking to wrap up their third straight Cleary Cup this weekend during the final games of the ECAC Hockey regular-season. Cornell hosts St. Lawrence at 7 p.m. Friday and (#7) Clarkson at 7 p.m. on Saturday/Senior Night. Tickets for those games, which will start after the women’s team’s playoff games finish, are on sale now through the ticket office.
Regardless of results this weekend, the Cornell men’s team has secured a bye through the first round of the ECAC Hockey Championships. Cornell will host a best-of-three quarterfinal series at Lynah Rink against an opponent to be determined depending on the results of this weekend games. Game 1 is scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday, March 13 and game 2 at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 14. Tickets for those games will go on sale at 9 a.m. Tuesday, March 3. As is the case with the women’s quarterfinal series, tickets for an if-necessary Game 3 would go on sale immediately following the completion of Game 2. The winner-take-all third game would be played at 4 p.m. Sunday, March 15.
If the Big Red’s women’s team defeats St. Lawrence in the quarterfinal series this weekend, Cornell would earn the right to host ECAC Hockey’s Championship semi-finals and championship game the following weekend [March 7/8] . More information on that event will be available after the St. Lawrence series, if applicable.
For more information on ticket information, contact the Cornell Athletic Ticketing Office or call (607) 255-4247.