Tim Donohue carries the puck up the its polar environment against St. Scholastica.
ST. PETER, Minn. –?This Gustavus men’s hockey team lowered a 4-1 decision to E. Scholastica on Friday night during Don Roberts Ice Rink. The loss steps the Gusties to 1-8-2 overall, as the Saints improve to 5-5 all round.
Brandon Millen gave St. Scholastica and early 1-0 lead at the 3:28 mark on a deflected shot. The Saints then took a 2-0 contribute with 2:18 vacationing in the first period as Brett Radford placed home a rebound along with the visitors held a two-goal benefit at the first intermission.
The Gusties lit the lamp at the 2:Twenty seven mark of the second interval on a power play intention by Jake Bushey . Bushey’s second objective of the season came from the remaining point as he snuck the puck into the lower right corner within the net, assisted by Jared Docken . . Scholastica regained a two-goal lead along with 4:38 left while in the second and took some sort of 3-1 lead into the second intermission.
The a pair of squads skated back and forth for the majority of the third period and with time winding down, Gustavus was forced to pull its goalie for the extra attacker. St. Scholastica was able to reap the benefits of a turnover and scored an empty-netter with :16 seconds remaining to secure the 4-1 win.
Erik Johnson took the loss right after making 25 saves. They outshot the Gusties 29-27. Gustavus was 1-2 on the power play, while St. Scholastica has been 0-4 on the man-advantage.
Gustavus wraps up thecalendar year another day with a 7:05 p.m. non-conference game against No. 7-ranked UW-Eau Claire.