The Gustavus women’s hockey team suffered its first loss of the season by the score of 1-0 to St. Thomas on Friday night in Mendota Heights. The Tommies’ Jamie Tiede scored the lone goal of the game on a power play at the 12:59 mark of the third period. The loss drops the Gusties to 6-1-0 overall and 4-1-0 in the MIAC. The two teams will play again on Saturday afternoon at 2 pm at Don Roberts Ice Rink on the Gustavus campus.
The shutout loss for the Gusties was the first in 88 regular season games dating back to a 1-0 loss to St. Thomas on Feb. 3, 2007.
The Gusties out-shot the Tommies 26-24 in the contest. Gustavus goaltender Danielle Justice registered 23 saves and suffered her first loss in the nets this season.