The RIT men’s hockey team defeated Sacred Heart, 3-1, in Game 3 of the Atlantic Hockey Quarterfinals on Sunday evening at Gene Polisseni Center.
The Tigers won the best-of-three series so they will advance to the Atlantic Hockey Tournament Semifinals next Friday to play sixth-seeded Air Force at the Adirondack Bank Center in Utica, N.Y.
Kobe Walker, Carter Wilkie and Dan Willet scored for RIT.
Tommy Scarfone made 30 saves to earn the victory.
Austin Magera scored the lone goal for Sacred Heart.
Justin Robbins stopped 28 shots in the loss.
Face-off for Friday’s game is TBA.