Wolfpack boy's and girl's team play first game in tournament in Kodiak
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UAF Hockey traveled to Lake Superior State to take on the Lakers last night in a W-C-H-A divisional match-up.
Sophomore Chad Staley put the Nooks on the board first with a wrap-around goal at the 16:22 mark in the first period. On a power-play less than a minute later, Freshman Defense-man Tristan Thompson scored his second power play goal of the season giving the nooks a 2 - 0 lead in the first period.
Nanooks Hockey dropped their conference opener last night at the Patty Center. Taking on the number nine team in the nation, Minnesota State - Mankota pulled out a seven to one victory over the Nooks.
Sophomore Max Coatta for the Mavericks started the chaos with a wrist shot from the left circle giving them an early 1-0 lead in the first period. Junior Right Wing Austin Vieth scored the only goal for the Nooks less than a minute into the third period. But that was not enough to tame the Mavericks as they out-shot the Nooks 28 - 9 in the first two periods alone.
The Ice Dogs traveled to Wisconsin this weekend to take on the Coulee Region Chill for an NAHL Midwest Divisional Show Down.
The first couple minutes did not go the Ice Dogs way as they let up a goal at the minute-36 mark from Kevin Dineen putting the chill up 1 - 0 early. Less then 3 minutes later the Ice Dogs tied it up with a goal by Robert Blueger, his third goal of the season.
That would be the only goal by the Nooks as three other players for the Chill went on to score a goal last night. Trenton Bliss Scored at the 11:46 mark in the first period putting them up one.