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Throughout a difficult winter recess in which the No. 4/4 Crimson struggled with injuries, Vesey was a beacon of consistency.
Junior co-captain Kyle Criscuolo has helped lead the Harvard men's hockey team to country-wide recognition, as the team landed in fourth once again in the two major national polls.
For the third week in a row, the No. 4/4 Harvard men’s hockey team remained steady in both the USCHO.com and USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine rankings.
Having lost its previous two games, the Crimson finally earned a chance to celebrate after a 6-1 victory at Colgate on Saturday.
Junior forwards Jimmy Vesey and Kyle Criscuolo each had two goals and two assists Saturday night.
Dealing with personnel losses and a losing streak, the Crimson scored six unanswered goals to beat Colgate, 6-1.
After losing junior defenseman Patrick McNally and sophomore forward Luke Esposito to injuries in the first period, Harvard coach Ted Donato '91 was forced to shuffle his lineup in a 3-2 loss to Cornell on Friday.
In a road tilt that saw Harvard lose two key players due to injury in the opening period, the Crimson lost a nail-biter to its most storied rival, 3-2.
The Crimson will need a strong performance from junior netminder Steve Michalek this weekend in New York.
Trailing Quinnipiac by four points for the ECAC lead, the Crimson will need to rediscover its scoring touch this weekend if it wants to keep pace with the Bobcats. But standing in Harvard’s way is a longtime rival and yet another nationally ranked opponent.
Junior co-captain Kyle Criscuolo had two goals and an assist for the Crimson over the weekend.
Despite a 5-1 loss at home to St. Lawrence this weekend, the Harvard men’s ice hockey team retained its No. 4 ranking in both the USCHO.com and USA Today/USA Hockey national polls on Monday.
Sophomore forward Tyler Moy, shown here in earlier action, had the lone goal of the night for the Crimson on Saturday.
An undermanned Harvard men's hockey team conceded three goals in the first frame en route to a 5-1 loss to ECAC rival St. Lawrence.