By: Pat Salvas
BOSTON – Game 1 of the ECAC Hockey Quarterfinals went the way of the home team as Harvard defeated the visiting Dartmouth men’s hockey team, 3-1, Friday night at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center.
With the victory, the fourth-seeded Crimson (18-9-3) take a 1-0 lead in the series and are just a win away from a fifth-straight trip to the conference semifinals.
Junior Ryan Blankemeier scored the lone goal for the fifth-seeded Big Green (13-16-4), his second goal in as many games.
These two will play Game 2 Saturday night at 7 p.m.
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