BLAINE, Minn. – The Falcons brought out the brooms for the weekend on Saturday at Bethel. The CUW men's hockey team had an offensive explosion with a 9-2 victory. The Victory moves CUW to 2-5-1 and sends Bethel to 0-9-1. The nine goals is the most in a single game in program history.
"The boys played with grit tonight and were rewarded," said head coach Jasen Wise. "It started with shooting the puck more, with a good presence at the net looking for rebounds. It was good to see some of our freshmen get their first goals. Guerra continues to score by going to the net. His hat trick was the first one we have had in a very long time. It's good to see the boys get rewarded for their efforts."
Nick Guerra is the fourth Falcon to record a hat trick.
Nick Guerra had a game-high three goals and also added an assist.
Nick Guiney went apple picking on Saturday and finished with three assists.
10 Falcons recorded a point against Bethel.
CUW outshot Bethel on Saturday, 42-36.
The Blue and White kills off all three power-play opportunities from Bethel.
The previous school record was eight goals in a game, which had been accomplished three different time, Nov. 19, 2014 against Aurora, Dec. 7, 20313 at Finlandia and Dec. 13, 2008 against Minnesota Crookston.
The Falcons return to action on Friday at Aurora.
Falcon Three Stars of the Game
★ ★ Nick Guiney
★ ★ ★ Nick Guerra