Orange Host #10 Cornell Tuesday Night – Syracuse University Athletics


Game Details: January 17th (6 pm) at Tennity Ice Pavilion


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Syracuse will face #10 Cornell in the Orange’s fifth consecutive game against a top-15 team on Tuesday at 6 pm at Tennity Ice Pavilion. It will be Syracuse’s (7-14-1 overall, 4-2 College Hockey America) first game against the Big Red (10-6-2, 8-3-1 ECAC) since 2019 after last year’s game was canceled due to an emergency on Cornell’s campus. The game will be streamed on


Two Syracuse players are approaching career milestones. Orange goaltender Arielle DeSmet is nearing the 2,000 career save plateau and forward Lauren Bellefontaine is eyeing entrance into the 100-Point Club. DeSmet has 1,968 stops in 78 career games, which ranks 15th in CHA history. Bellefontaine has 96 career points, which ties for fifth on the Syracuse career scoring record list. She will become the fifth Syracuse player in the 100-Point Club.


The matchup with Cornell is the second in a stretch of eight games in 20 days for the Orange. This weekend Syracuse returns to CHA play at Lindenwood (1/20 and 1/21) ant RIT (1/24). The Orange will host RIT on Jan. 25th and then play at Mercyhurst (1/28 and 1/29) to close out the first month of the new year.


Orange Notes Senior defenseman Mae Batherson tallied her 50th career point with an assist against #5 Colgate. The New Minas, Nova Scotia native is tied for fifth on Syracuse’s record list for career points by a defenseman. Five Syracuse opponents are ranked in this week’s USCHO Division I Women’s Poll (1/9) that includes the top 15 teams. Junior defenseman Hannah Johnson has a team-leading 37 blocks this season, which ranks fifth in the CHA. Her 104 career blocks ties for 13th on Syracuse’s career record list. Forward Lauren Bellefontaine ranks third on the Syracuse career list with 174 and senior defenseman Mae Batherson is 12th on the career blocks record list with 111. Syracuse Opponents in the Top 15                                 5. Colgate

                                9. Clarkson

                                10. Cornell

                                11. Vermont

                                12. Penn State

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