Dordt College Blades Hockey vs. Colorado University
November 11, 2010
(Boulder, Colorado) Colorado University improved to 10-1 on the season with a 7-1 victory over the Dordt Blades this evening. The game was the first of three contests that Dordt will play this weekend in Colorado and Wyoming.
The Buffaloes scored 3 goals in the first period, one at 17:46, another at 9:39 and the third at 7:44 to take a 3 goal lead on the Blades into the first intermission. Colorado outshot Dordt 17-5 in the first 20 minutes of action.
The second half was played fairly evenly with Dordt registering 10 shots on goal to the Buffaloes 14 but neither team was able to find the back of the net, bringing the second intermission with the score still standing at 3-0.
In the third it would be Colorado jumping on top of the Blades, tallying 4 straight goals to take a 7-0 lead with just under 2 minutes to play. Dordt's Kevin Christian negated the shut-out attempt for Colorado when he scored on a penalty shot after being tripped with just 45 seconds left in the game.
Riley Braun had 31 saves in net for Dordt on 38 shots on goal while Alex Pomerleau recorded 18 saves for Colorado on 19 shots.
Dordt will travel to the University of Wyoming for a game with the Cowboys on Friday, November 12 before finishing off the weekend trip with a Saturday game against Colorado College.
Dordt's Current Record: 1-9-0-0 (0-2-0-0)
Opponent's Current Record: 10-1-0 (0-0-0)
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