The Dordt Blades concluded their 2017 Colorado trip with a difficult 18-3 loss to Air Force in ACHA play.
Mark Schouten had two goals and Logan Visser one in the loss with both players getting credit for an assist. Caleb Groot and Wilhelm Oppedyk also got credit for assists.
The Falcons scored five goals in the first period before Logan Visser got one through to start the second period. The Air Force added five more in the second period and led 10-1 heading into the final period.
Dordt's Mark Schouten scored in to start the third period and added a goal in the 17th minute of the final period.
David Burns had 11 saves in goal and Bryce Andry 37.
The Blades goaltenders faced 66 shots while the Blades fought for 11 shots on the Air Force net.
The Blades open MACHA play on Friday and Saturday this week against Wisconsin Platteville.