Oakland University Golden Grizzlies SQUAREDAY THREE, GAME ONE – The OAKLAND (MI) UNIVERSITY GOLDEN GRIZZLIES skated against the UNIVERSITY OF TAMPA SPARTANS. In the 1st Period the Spartans got off to a 1-0 lead only to see the Golden Grizzlies go on top 3-1. The 2nd Period brought 2 University of Tampa Goals interrupted by another Goal for Oakland U. New score: 4-3, Golden Grizzlies. In the 3rd Period Oakland University dominated for a 7-4 victory. Austin McArdle was the winning Goalie with 36 stops on 40 Shots on Goal.

Fairfield StagsDAY THREE, GAME TWO – In this game the FAIRFIELD UNIVERSITY STAGS clashed with the KANSAS UNIVERSITY JAYHAWKS. Neither team scored in the opening Period, and the 2nd Period ended with the Jayhawks up on Fairfield 2-0. Three Goals from the Stags in the 3rd Period gave them a 3-2 comeback win. Fairfield University Goalie Nick Lanni stopped 42 of 44 Shots on Goal.

Farmingdale State RamsDAY THREE, GAME THREE – Up next the FARMINGDALE STATE RAMS took on the AIR FORCE ACADEMY FALCONS. The Rams held a 1-0 lead to end the 1st Period but the Falcons tied things up at 1-1 in the 2nd. The Air Force Academy went on top 2-1 in the 3rd Period before Farmingdale State whacked in 3 Goals for a 4-2 triumph. The winning Goalie was Stephen Montgomery of the Rams with 35 stops on 37 Shots on Goal.

Grand Valley State logoDAY THREE, GAME FOUR – This game pitted the GRAND VALLEY STATE LAKERS against the UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL FLORIDA GOLDEN KNIGHTS. The Lakers grabbed a 2-1 advantage over the Golden Knights in the 1st Period, then finished the 2nd up 5-2. Neither team could manage a Goal in the 3rd Period so 5-2 was also the winning tally for Grand Valley State. Lakers Goalie Andrew Rozenbaum stopped 22 of 24 Shots on Goal.  

Wisconsin Milwaukee PanthersDAY THREE, GAME FIVE – The UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN AT MILWAUKEE PANTHERS found themselves facing the RAMAPO COLLEGE ROADRUNNERS. In the 1st Period the Panthers went on top 1-0 before the Roadrunners knotted it up at 1-1. The 2nd Period repeated the pattern to end in a 2-2 tie. In the 3rd Ramapo College led 3-2 only to have UW-Milwaukee come back to win it 5-3. Goalie Michael Moe of the Panthers stopped 36 of 39 Shots on Goal.

Sault College CougarsDAY THREE, GAME SIX – Canada’s SAULT COLLEGE COUGARS played the UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA BULLS in this game. The Cougars took charge early and led the Bulls 3-0 in the opening Period. In the 2nd USF made it a 3-1 game but Sault College led 5-1 to end the Period. In the 3rd Period the Cougars added another Goal for a 6-1 blowout victory. Drew Gregory of Sault College stopped 31 of 32 Shots on Goal for the win.

Michigan WolverinesDAY THREE, GAME SEVEN – The UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN WOLVERINES took the ice against the FLORIDA GULF COAST UNIVERSITY EAGLES (who also have a D2 team). Wolverines Goalie Ben Heilman notched a Shutout in this game. The 1st Period saw Michigan take a 1-0 lead, followed by a 3-0 advantage in the 2nd. In the 3rd Period the Wolverines completed the spanking of the Eagles 6-0. Ben Heilman stopped 26 of 26 Shots on Goal.

Fordham RamsDAY THREE, GAME EIGHT – The FORDHAM UNIVERSITY RAMS were looking for an Upset over the UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA CORNHUSKERS. The Rams led the Cornhuskers 2-1 to end the 1st Period and 4-3 to end the 2nd. In the 3rd Nebraska briefly tied things up at 4-4 before Fordham pressed down on the accelerator for an 8-4 victory. Rams Goalie Joe Sponenburg stopped 23 of 27 Shots on Goal. 


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  1. Sid

    Awesome coverage! Fairfield U is where I want to play now after high school.

  2. Aga K

    Fairfield all day and all night!

  3. Gran

    Never knew they had college hockey.

  4. Telly

    Fairfield was supergreat and they were the story of this year’s tournament.

  5. Giacomo

    Stags! Hell yeah!

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