Capital Region Greatest Sports Moment Bracket: Semifinal 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! And today continues the Quarterfinal Stage in our bracket! Today's matchup is one for the ages! It is Peter Hooley's shot who we knew was gonna have a heck of a run versus one of the most storied accomplishments the CR has seen in the Union Men's Hockey National Championship!
(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:
(3) Union Men's Hockey Wins NCAA hockey title vs. No.1 Minnesota
In 2014, the Union Men's Hockey team found themselves in the Frozen Four but they were not done there! After defeating Boston College, the Dutchmen trailed the Golden Gophers 2-1 in the first period but scored 3 goals in a 1:54 span and never looked back. Union went 16-0-1 in their last 17 games to capture their first NCAA hockey title. Relive it below!
Who should win? Vote now here!