‘Men’s Hockey’ Category
The Gustavus Adolphus College men’s hockey team hopes to get back in the win column this weekend as it hosts Parents Weekend at Don Roberts Ice Rink against a pair of WIAC opponents. The Gusties take on UW-Superior at 7:05 p.m. Friday followed by a 7:05 p.m. game Saturday against No. 10-ranked UW-River Falls. Gustavus enters with a 3-8-2 overall record after a 5-3 setback against UW-Stout last Saturday; UW-Superior comes to town with a 4-10-2 record after a close 3-2 loss against Saint John’s last Saturday; and UW-River Falls is 10-4-2 after a 1-0 victory over Concordia last Saturday.
The Gustavus men’s hockey team battled back and forth with the University of Wisconsin-Stout for the first two periods Saturday night at Don Roberts Ice Rink and held a one-goal lead, but the Blue Devils rallied for three third period goals, handing the Gusties a 5-3 loss. The Gusties fall to 3-8-2 overall, while the Blue Devils move to 7-4-3.
The Gustavus men’s hockey team suffered a 9-1 loss to No. 10-ranked UW-Eau Claire on Friday night to drop to 3-7-2 overall.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men’s hockey team kicks off the 2016 calendar year with a pair of games against WIAC opponents this weekend. On Friday, the Gusties travel to No. 10-ranked University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire for a 7 p.m. game at the Hobbs Ice Center and then return home Saturday to the friendly confines of Don Roberts Ice Rink for a 7:05 p.m. game against the University of Wisconsin-Stout. The Gusties enter the weekend with a 3-6-2 overall record, while UW-Eau Claire is 8-3-2 and UW-Stout is 6-4-2.
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The Gustavus men’s hockey team fell short against No. 15-ranked St. Scholastica on Friday night, losing 4-1 to drop to 3-6-2 overall on the season.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men’s hockey team is set to close out the 2015 calendar year with a non-conference game at the College of St. Scholastica at 7 p.m. Friday. The Gusties enter the contest with a 3-5-2 overall record and 2-4 mark in the MIAC after splitting last weekend’s series with Saint John’s, while the No. 15-ranked Saints are 5-2-1 overall and 4-2 in the NCHA after a series split with Marian last weekend.
For the second time in three games, the Gustavus men’s hockey team skated away with an overtime victory as it defeated Saint John’s University 2-1 on Saturday afternoon to improve to 3-5-2 overall and 2-4 in the MIAC. The game-winner came 3:20 into the overtime period as a close shot from the right side by Drew Aspinwall (Jr., Maple Grove, Minn.) was turned away behind the goal. Van Sullivan (Fy., Brentwood, Tenn.) then gathered the puck and found Alex Koopmeiners (Jr., St. Cloud, Minn.) in front of the crease as he took a quick slap-shot that went past the blocker side of the Johnnie goalie for the sudden death win.
The Gustavus men’s hockey team was unable to take advantage of six power play opportunities Friday night at Don Roberts Ice Rink, losing 3-0 to Saint John’s University. With the loss, the Gusties fall to 2-5-2 overall and 1-4 in the MIAC.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men’s hockey team returns to Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play after a two-week break for the Thanksgiving holiday as it is set to take on Saint John’s University this weekend in a home-away series. Gustavus enters with a 2-4-2 overall record and 1-3 mark in the MIAC, while the Johnnies are 2-6-2 overall and 2-2 in the league. The Black and Gold most recently played Augsburg College in a two-game series on Nov. 20 and 21, losing the first game 3-1 and winning the second 4-3 in overtime. The Johnnies traveled to New York last weekend and lost 4-2 to Utica followed by a 2-0 setback against Oswego State.