Gustavus received goals from seven different players on its way to an 8-1 victory over Skidmore College. The Golden Gusties (2-5-0) dominated from the start, outshooting the Thoroughbreds (0-3-0) by a count of 17-7 in the opening period. Junior Adam Meyer (Buffalo, Minn.) scored the game’s first goal on a two-man advantage at 5:45, and sophomore Jay Phillips (Bemidji, Minn.) made it 2-0 when he scored off a deflection at 18:26. Gustavus Adolphus then added two goals in the second and four more in the third, including a pair by sophomore Jon Keseley (St. Louis Park, Minn.), to skate away with the 8-1 win.
Sophomore Brett Sawyer (Wyoming, Minn.) finished with 19 saves in the victory for the Golden Gusties, while first-year Ted Levine (New York, N.Y.) stopped 41 shots in net for Skidmore. Junior Jimmy DeLeon (Oxford, Mich.) scored the lone goal in defeat for the Thoroughbreds.
BABSON INVITATIONAL ICE HOCKEY TOURNAMENT PRESENTED BY IRVING OIL – SEMIFINAL #1
Gustavus Adolphus 8, Skidmore 1
GA – PP – Adam Meyer (Keith Detlefsen, Steve Dusich) 5:45
GA – Jay Phillips (Jason Watters, Joe Ulwelling) 18:26
GA – Keith Detlefsen (Steven Jensen) 0:15
GA – PP – Jon Keseley (John Arundel) 6:08
GA – Craig Jankowski (Jason Watters, Joe Ulwelling) 0:58
S – Jimmy DeLeon (Ryan Daniels) 5:43
GA – Jon Keseley (Steven Jensen, Ben Ollila) 13:34
GA – Ben Ollila (Craig Johnson, Steve Jensen) 16:34
GA – Steve Dusich (Adam Meyer, Kyle Menken) 17:19
GOALIE SAVES: GA, Brett Sawyer 19 (60:00 mins 1 GA); S, Ted Levine 41 (60 mins 8 GA)
SHOTS: GA 17-19-13—49, S 7-6-7—20