UWS women split with St. Norbert; UWS men go 0-2Haley Olmstead scored her sixth goal of the season with 3:20 remaining in the third period to give the University of Wisconsin-Superior a 2-1 victory over St. Norbert College Friday night in De Pere
Haley Olmstead scored her sixth goal of the season with 3:20 remaining in the third period to give the University of Wisconsin-Superior a 2-1 victory over St. Norbert College in a Northern Collegiate Hockey Association women’s game Friday night at the Resch Pavilion in De Pere.
Goaltender Shanley Peters allowed only an unassisted goal by Zoe Kurth and stopped 26 shots for the Yellowjackets (12-6-1 overall, 9-5-1 NCHA), who moved into a fourth-place tie in the conference.
Kaley Gibson made 40 saves for the Green Knights (9-9-2, 7-7-1), allowing only Kiara De Kezel’s first-period goal and Olmstead’s game-winner.
UWS and SNC play again Saturday afternoon.
St. Norbert 0-1-0—1
First Period: 1. UWS, Kiara DeKezel 6 (Lynne Larson), 3:12.
Second Period: 2. SNC, Zoe Kurth, 10:45.
Third Period: 3. UWS, Haley Olmstead 6 (Ashley Martin), 16:40.
Saves: UWS, Shanley Peters 9-9-8—26. SNC, Kaley Gibson, SNC 9-19-12—40. ATT: 123.
St. Norbert 1-1-1—3
First Period: 1. SNC, Brooke Nicholson (Karissa Anderson, Danielle Rozon), 16:44.
Second Period: 2. SNC, Zoe Kurth (Tarraneh Dadgar), 6:32.
Third Period: 3. SNC, Henriette Ostergaard (Stephanie Slinde, Myranda Hayes), 2:33. 4. UWS, Lynne Larson (Dani Schultz, Kiara DeKezel), 12:27.
Saves: Megan Leikkari, UWS 0-10-10—20. Shanley Peters, UWS 13-0-0—13. Kaley Gibson, SNC 8-19-17—44.
Men fall to Point and Norbert
The UWS men attempted only 14 shots on goal in falling 2-1 to host UW-Stevens Point in a NCHA game Friday night at K.B. Willett Arena.
Goalie Brandon Jaeger turned aside 13 shots — allowing only Brad Phenow’s second-period goal — as the Pointers improved to 13-8-1 overall and 7-7-1 in the league.
Drew Strandberg had 13 saves for the Yellowjackets.
Jerry Freismuth scored Point’s game-winning goal at 14:52 of the second period.
UWS dropped to 11-10-1 and 6-8-1, falling out of a tie for third with Stevens Point.
The Yellowjackets play at St. Norbert Saturday afternoon.
'JACKET JOTTINGS: St. Norbert leads the hotly contested series with UWS 33-21-12. ... St. Norbert and Superior have met 40 times in the past 13 seasons, with St. Norbert holding a 22-8-10 edge. ... The Green Knights are 20-5-8 against Superior since a 2002 loss in the NCAA Tournament quarterfinals at the Cornerstone Community Center.
UW-Superior 0 -1-0--1
UW-Stevens Point 1-1-0-- 2
First Period: 1. UWSP, Scott Henegar (Kevin Gibson, Andrew Kolb), 2:18 (pp).
Second Period: 2. UWS, Brad Phenow (Tanner Dion, Brett Wold), 12:06 (pp). 3. UWSP, Jerry Freismuth (Joshua Daley, Jon Brockmann), 14:52.
Third Period: No scoring.
Saves: Drew Strandberg, UWS 6-3-4—13. Brandon Jaeger, UWSP 1-8-4—13. Att: 1,099.