Men's Varsity Hockey vs. Metro State

L 4-8

10:00 PM - Saturday, October 27, 2012
Littleton, Colorado
Non-conference Match

Recap

A five goal outburst in the second period propelled Metro State University of Denver to an 8-4 win over the Dordt Blades this evening in an ACHA D3 game contested in Littleton, Colorado. The game was the final game of a three match road trip in Colorado.<p>
The Blades skated evenly with the Roadrunners for the opening 20 minutes and the teams went in to the locker room deadlocked at 2-2.<p>
Metro State tallied 5 straight in the second session to take a commanding 7-2 lead entering the final period. Jerome Rowell had the first 3 goals of the period to record the natural hat trick while Shane McGuiness and Dan Sheehan added the others.<p>
Dordt managed to pull to within 3 with back to back goals by Huitsing and Postman in the final frame while Metro State added 1 for the 8-4 final.<p>
Metro State improves to 6-1 on the year while the Blades fall to 2-5.<p>
Dordt College will return to their home ice next week where they have a perfect 2-0 record. The Blades will play host to Missouri State for a pair of games Friday and Saturday. On Friday, November 2 the game will begin at 7:30 pm while the Saturday, November 3 game faces off at 4:15 pm; both games can be heard via webcast.

Next Up

Dordt College will return to their home ice this week where they have a perfect 2-0 record. The Blades will play host to Missouri State for a pair of games Friday and Saturday. On Friday, November 2 the game will begin at 7:30 pm while the Saturday, November 3 game faces off at 4:15 pm; both games can be heard via webcast.