Dordt College Blades Hockey vs. Colorado College
November 7, 2008
(Colorado Springs, Colorado (Honnen Arena)) The Dordt Blades got a pair of short-handed tallies and goals from 7 different players to lift them to an 8-2 win over Colorado College.
The win is Dordt's second in a 3 game long weekend, the first win coming Thursday in a 9-1 victory over the University of Colorado and they will play Wyoming on Saturday at 6:30 pm to finish of their trip.
Dordt dominated play through-out the contest outshooting Colorado 48-20 with Dordt netminders Ted Gibbons (13 saves, 2 goals allowed) playing 2 periods in goal, while freshman goalie Nico VanKeulen (5 saves) played the third.
Dordt had a very well rounded offense tonight with their 8 goals coming from 7 different players including the first goals of the season for two American skaters Jon Gesink (FR, Centennial, CO) and Matt Chesla(SR, Lino Lakes, MN.
Senior Kurtis Heerema (Thunder Bay, ON) was the only player with two tallies in the game as he got the scoring started in the first period and netted another in the 3rd.
Dordt will play Wyoming in the Cheyenne, Wyoming Event Center at 6:30 pm on Saturday, November 8.
Dordt 13:39 Heerema (Esselink, Havinga)
Dordt 11:45 Gesink (Prins, Chesla)
Dordt 11:07 Woudstra (Bakker)
Dordt 16:37 Bakker (Sikkema, Esselink) (Short-handed)
CC 9:25 Polk (Fuwa) (Power play)
CC 7:02 Giangreco (Lanical, Shapiro)
Dordt 5:30 Breukelman (Prins, Bakker)
Dordt 3:29 Chesla (Woudstra, Esselink)
Dordt 17:00 Heerema (Woudstra)
Dordt 5:49 Esselink (Chesla) (Short-handed)
Dordt's Current Record: 8-1-1-1 (4-0-0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 0-0-0 (0-0-0)
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