Capital Region Greatest Sports Moment Bracket: 1st Round Matchup 1
This week on 104.5 the Team we are starting up the #CapitalRegionGreatestSportsMomentBracket as we are trying to crown the best sports moment in the history of the Capital Region as decided by you! Today's first round matchup is the top overall seed versus one of our underdog 8 seeds.
(1) Peter Hooley's Game Winner in America East Championship to best Stony Brook
In 2015, the Great Danes had potentially one possession left in their season down two points when Ray Sanders missed a jumper. The ball found it's way to Hooley at the top of the key and well you know how it went from there:
(8) Albany River Rats win Calder Cup in 1995
In the 1994-95 season the River Rats lead the AHL in the regular season with 109 points. They went on to make the Calder Cup and swept the Fredericton Canadiens in 4 games. Goaltenders Corey Schwab and Mike Dunham led the team to victory in the finals with the latter defending the net for a shutout in the clinching game. Check out some highlights from the season below:
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