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Greyhounds Close Out Home Schedule With Canisius And Niagara

Wade McHugh

Wade McHugh

Oct. 19, 2011

Game Information
Opponent Canisius Golden Griffins
Date Friday, October 21, 2011
Time 7 p.m.
Location Baltimore, Maryland | Ridley Athletic Complex
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Opponent Niagara Purple Eagles
Date Sunday, October 23, 2011
Time 1 p.m.
Location Baltimore, Maryland | Ridley Athletic Complex
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Senior Day Sunday        
Wade McHugh is Loyola’s lone seniors that will be honored for Senior Day on Sunday.
• McHugh (McDonogh School) and graduate senior Kyle Wittman (Calvert Hall) were once high school rivals and will be the only two Greyhounds exhausting their eligibility this year.
• The duo has helped Loyola to a 46-21-7 overall record in the past four years, including a 23-6-3 record in MAAC play and a 24-10-3 record at home.
• They also captured both a MAAC regular season (‘08) and tournament (‘09) title and have made two trips in the NCAA Tournament (‘08, ‘09). Wittman redshirted the 2007 season when Loyola advanced to NCAAs.

Loyola Greyhounds        
• Loyola enters the weekend with an overall record of 8-4-1 and a 3-2 mark in conference play.
• The Greyhounds’ defense enters the weekend as one of the top in the MAAC this season, ranking first in goals allowed (11), GAA (0.85) and shutouts (7).
• Offensively, Geaton Caltabiano leads the Greyhounds with five goals and 14 points this year, ranking fifth in the league with 1.08 points per game and five goals.
Stephen Dooley also ranks in the MAAC, sitting eighth with 0.92 points and 0.31 goals per game.
• In goal, Kyle Wittman leads the MAAC with seven shutouts and a 0.85 GAA. He’s second in save percentage, stopping .828 percent of shots faced.

Canisius Griffs        
• Canisius enters the weekend with an overall record of 3-10-1 and a 1-4-1 mark in the MAAC.
• The Griffs are led by Sam Zarka and Jared Ott, who have each registered two goals.
• In goal, Ryan Arvin and Kareem Gray have split time, with Arvin posting a 1.24 goals-against average and Gray at 2.18. Arvin has stopped .771 percent of shots faced, while Gray has stopped 69.1.

Niagara Purple Eagles        
• Niagara enters the weekend with a 7-4-3 overall record and a 2-2-2 mark in conference play.
• The Purple Eagles will play at Rider on Friday before coming to Baltimore on Sunday.
• Carl Haworth leads the league in points per game (1.77) and goals (8), while he is ranked second in assists (7).
• Brett Petricek leads the MAAC in saves (63) and save percentage (.829) and is third in GAA (0.94).

Up Next
• Loyola will wrap up its regular season with a trip to Siena and Marist next weekend.
• The Greyhounds will face the Saints on Friday at 3 p.m., before taking on the Red Foxes at 1 p.m. on Sunday.