Lyndon ice hockey club lends a hand

LYNDON CENTER, Vt. - The Lyndon Ice Hockey Club has begun preparing for the 2012-13 American Collegiate Hockey Association season, which gets underway on Friday, Oct. 19 with a road contest at Castleton State.

Among the preparations being performed was a volunteer effort on Thursday, Oct. 4 where the members of the club readied the Fenton W. Chester Ice Arena for ice by cleaning the glass and boards.

The Hornets will open the home portion of their season schedule on Saturday, Oct. 20 when it plays host to arch-rival Castleton at 6 p.m.