CANTON St. Lawrence University mens hockey coach Greg Carvel received stitches after being struck in the left eye with an errant puck during Saturdays ECAC Hockey game against Brown in Providence, R.I.
The Canton native posted a photo of himself on his Twitter account on Monday, revealing the injury. His left eye is blackened and nearly closed shut and there are stitches along his left eyebrow. The tweet mentioned he had received many requests to see the damage.
The Saints play ECAC games at Harvard and Dartmouth this Friday and Saturday.
n SUNY Potsdam freshman Jordan Ott was named ECAC West womens hockey rookie of the week after she netted a goal and an assist in its season-opening 4-3 win over St. Michaels on Saturday. Bears senior defenseman Brittany Lucky recorded three assists to earn a spot on the league honor roll.