The Colgate Ice Doctor is in
By Troy Bishopp
Hamilton, N.Y. – At the crack of dawn, on a frosty February morn, many farmers tend to livestock in the comfort of a barn. For Madison County native and farm boy, Bruce Weaver, the pre-dawn routine means heading to Colgate University’s Starr Rink and tending to a crack of a different sort. As the hockey rink vernacular goes, the Ice Doctor is in.
Bruce is part of an employee coalition of 20 groundskeepers and facilities personnel trained to make and maintain the 85’ x 200’ frozen slab in the Campus’s iconic [...]