WINONA, Minn. C The Gustavus men’s hockey squad lost to Saint Mary’s 3-1 Wednesday, dropping to 2-14-4 overall and also 1-9-1 in the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, while the Cardinals improve to 11-8-3 general and 7-5-1 in the league.
Saint Mary’s procured a 2-0 lead into the initial intermission after a pair of power participate in goals. The first was have scored at the 10:36 tag and the second at the 06:35 mark. The Cardinals had taken a 3-0 advantage with 3:33 remaining in the second timeframe on an even-strength score.
It would require until the 13:43 tag of the third period for Gustavus to end the shutout as Alex Koopmeiners notched her second goal of the season, improved by Nick Sheak and Sam Majka . Even so the home team was able to hesitate the Gusties the rest of the way to risk-free the 3-1 victory.
Gustavus was outshot 34-18, labels the second fewest shots undertaken this season. The Gusties also proceeded to go 0-for-4 on the power play, although the Cardinals were 2-for-3 on the man advantages. Faceoffs were nearly even with E Mary’s edging the Gusties 30-29.
Chris Amsden suffered the loss once making 31 saves.
Gustavus together with Saint Mary’s complete the string at 7:05 p.m. tomorrow at Don Roberts Ice Rink.