ROCHESTER, N.Y. - Feb. 23 - The Erie Community College hockey team's season ended Saturday with an 8-1 loss to top-ranked Monroe CC in the NJCAA Championships, held at The Sports Centre.
Monroe CC (19-7), the defending national champion, used four first-period goals and had a 5-0 lead after two periods. Sophomore forward Ryan Rogalski (Lancaster, N.Y.) scored the Kats' lone goal, the first tally of the third period.
ECC finishes the season with a 13-8 record.
Monroe CC plays the winner of Hudson Valley CC/Williston State College contest at 2 p.m Sunday.