Bowdoin Wins First NESCAC Championship, Hosts NCAA First Round Game Mar. 9

The Bowdoin College men’s ice hockey team won its first NESCAC Championship with a 5-2 victory at Williams in the conference title game Saturday afternoon. The Polar Bears (18-7-1) are victorious for the first time in five trips to the conference championship game and earn the league’s automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament. The team will host an NCAA First Round game Wednesday, March 9 at Watson Arena.