Air Force travels to Sacred Heart, Jan. 2-3
Dec. 29, 2009
This Week * Air Force (8-6-4, 8-2-4 AHA) travels to Sacred Heart (4-9-2 overall, 2-6-1 AHA), Saturday-Sunday, Jan. 2-3, at 7:05 p.m. EST in Milford, Conn.
Radio/Internet * Both games will be broadcast in Colorado Springs on The Sports Animal AM 1300 and on the internet at GoAirForceFalcons.com * Pregame show is at 4:35 p.m. MST with faceoff at 5:05 p.m. MST each day * Both games will be video streamed with audio by the B2 Network on a subscription basis. For more information,please go to AtlanticHockeyOnline.com
The Coaches * Air Force coach Frank Serratore (Bemidji State, 1982) is in his 13th season as the Falcons' head coach * He has led the Falcons to three straight conference championships and NCAA Tournament berths. * Winningest coach in the history of Air Force hockey with a record of 206-218-36 (13th year at AFA) and a career mark of 255-310-45 (17th year) * Sacred Heart coach C.J. Marottolo (Northeastern, 1989) is in his first season with a record of 4-9-2
Unbeaten Streak Ends, But Still Tied for First
* Air Force's 10-game unbeaten streak was tied as the longest in the nation on Dec. 12. AFA was 6-0-4.
* However, the 3-1 loss to Mercyhurst, Dec. 12, ended AFA's longest unbeaten streak since the beginning of the 2008-09 season
* The streak began after a 3-1 loss at Canisius on Oct. 31