The Wisconsin-Superior women's team snapped a three-game losing streak, and salvaged a series split, with a 2-1 win over UW-River Falls Saturday at Wessman Arena.
UWRF won the opening game of the series 4-3 Thursday at the W.H. Hunt Arena in River Falls.
Kaleigh Martinson scored the game-winning goal for UWS Saturday with 7:37 remaining in the third period.
The Yellowjackets took a 1-0 lead on Ashley Sohnitz’s goal with 2:58 left in the first period.
The Falcons (14-4-1, 5-2) tied it up on Reilly Sprigman’s goal midway through the second period.
McKenzie Whalen picked up the win in goal for UWS with 35 saves. Sami Miller had 31 saves for UWRF.
- The Trine women's team scored the game-tying goals in the final seven minutes of regulation and tied St. Scholastica 1-1 after a scoreless overtime on Saturday.
The Saints' Lauren Hull scored on an assist from Paige Forsman at 4:07 of the second period. Goalie Lexi Thomeczek stopped 22 shots for CSS (3-3-2 NCHA, 6-7-3 overall. The Saints play a series at Concordia-Wisconsin on Friday (7 p.m.) and Saturday (3 p.m.) in Mequon, Wis.
Wisconsin-Eau Claire's Matt Stanton and Jake Bresser scored goals and the No. 4-ranked Blugolds goalie Zach Dyment stopped 25 shots in a 2-0 victory over Wisconsin-Superior on Saturday at Hobbs Ice Arena in Eau Claire.
The Yellowjackets fell to 12-4-3 overall and 5-4 in the league. Eau Claire improved to 14-3-2 and 5-2-1. UWS goalie Myles Hektor made 21 saves. The 'Jackets play a home-and-home series with Wisconsin-Stevens Point. The teams play at 7:05 p.m. Thursday in Superior, then play at 7:05 p.m. Friday in Stevens Point.
- The Lake Forest men's team already had control of its game against St. Scholastica but a five-goal second period turned it into an 8-0 rout on Saturday in Lake Forest, Ill.
Lake Forest's Aaron O'Neill scored the hat trick plus one and he also assisted on two goals. The Saints managed just 15 shots on Foresters goalies Boyd DiClemente and Nick Wiencek.
The Foresters improved to 16-2-1 overall and 13-1 in the NCHA. The Saints fell to 5-14-1 and 3-12-1 in the league. CSS play host to St. Norbert on Friday (7 p.m.) and Saturday (5 p.m.) at Mars Lakeview Arena in Duluth.