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The Gustavus men's hockey team scored five consecutive goals to defeat Hamline 5-2 in the MIAC Playoff Championship game on Wednesday in front of a standing-room only crowd at Don Roberts Ice Rink. Rory Dynan and Ross Ring-Jarvi registered two goals each, while goaltender Matt Lopes turned in a solid performance with 17 saves. The Gusties, which improved to 17-10-0 overall, earned their first trip to the NCAA Tournament since 1993.
Men’s Hockey And Hamline Set To Meet In MIAC Playoff Championship Game, Live Video And Stats Available
The No. 2 seed Gustavus men's hockey team will face No. 4 seed Hamline in the MIAC Playoff Championship on Wednesday night at Don Roberts Ice Rink with an 8:00 p.m. puck drop. The winner will earn an automatic bid into the NCAA Tournament Gustavus enters the contest at 16-10-0, while Hamline comes in at 16-10-1. The Gustavus Sports Information Department will be providing a live video broadcast of the game as well as live statistics.
Brad Wieck and Casey Dynan scored two goals in the third period to open up a tie game as the Gustavus men's hockey team defeated St. Thomas 3-1 in a MIAC semifinal contest on Saturday in St. Peter. The win marks the first time since the 1996-97 season that the Gusties recorded three wins over the Tommies. Gustavus, which improved to 16-10-0 overall, will host Hamline in the MIAC Championship game on Wednesday, March 4 at 8 p.m. St. Thomas finished the season at 12-11-3 overall.
Patrick Dynan scored the eventual game-winning goal at 3:15 in the third period on a power play to give the Gustavus men's hockey team an important 3-2 win over Hamline on Saturday night at Don Roberts Ice Rink. The Gusties grabbed a 2-0 lead after the first period, but the Pipers scored two goals in the second period as both teams were tied heading into the third period. Gustavus finished the regular season at 15-10-0 overall and 10-6-0 in the MIAC.
The Gustavus men's hockey team was unable to overcome a two-goal deficit in the first period as Hamline went on to hand the Gusties a 5-2 loss in St. Paul on Friday night. Joe Long scored two goals for the Pipers, including the final goal of the game that sealed the win three minutes into the third period. Despite the loss, Gustavus clinched a spot in the MIAC Playoffs next week, but is now tied with Hamline for third place in the league standings at 9-6-0.
The Gustavus men's hockey team bounced back from a sluggish offensive performance on Friday night to score five power play goals as part of an 8-1 win at Concordia on Saturday afternoon to salvage a series split with the Cobbers. Forward Ross Ring-Jarvi recorded two goals and an assist to lead the Gusties with three points, while goaltender Matt Lopes turned in a solid performance between the pipes stopping 35 of the 36 shots he faced.
Concordia special teams play dealt the Gustavus men's hockey team a blow in its pursuit of a MIAC Playoff spot as the Cobbers defeated the Gusties 3-1 on Friday night in Moorhead. Special teams played a role in the contest as Concordia registered a power play and shorthanded goal, while Cobber goaltender Joe Duncan withstood the Gustavus attack stopping 30 shots. The Gusties dropped to 13-9-0 overall and 8-5-0 in the MIAC.
The Gustavus men's hockey team saw its five-game winning streak snapped as Pat Connelly of Saint John's scored two goals early in the third period as the Johnnies hung on for a 2-1 win on Saturday in St. Cloud. The Gusties struggled on the power play during the game as they went 0-for-8 with the skater advantage. Saint John's stayed in the hunt for a playoff berth with the victory as it improved to 6-12-1 overall and 3-6-1 in the MIAC. Gustavus fell to 13-8-0 overall and 8-4-0 in the conference.
The Gustavus men's hockey team scored four unanswered goals in the second and third period to defeat Saint John's 5-1 on Friday night at Don Roberts Ice Rink in St. Peter. Eric Bigham led the Gusties with two goals as Head Coach Brett Petersen's squad won its fifth straight game. The Johnnies held a 31-25 advantage in shots, but goaltender Josh Swartout kept the Gusties in the game making 30 saves.
The Gustavus men's hockey team scored four goals in the first period and kept on scoring as the Gusties defeated Augsburg 8-4 on Saturday at Don Roberts Ice Rink. David Martinson led Gustavus with two goals and an assist as eleven different players recorded points. The Gustie win gave Head Coach Brett Petersen's squad a key sweep in the standings to stay in contention for home-ice advantage during the MIAC Playoffs as Gustavus improved to 12-7-0 overall and 7-3-0 in the league.