Creighton defeats Dordt 6-3
HOW IT HAPPENED
The Creighton Blue Jays used a three-goal third period to secure a 6-3 win over the Dordt Blades on Saturday afternoon at Ralston Arena in Omaha, Nebraska.
The Blades got back to back goals by Caleb Groot on assists by Jacob Petrie to narrow the lead to 3-2 with one minute gone in the third period.
Creighton scored a pair of goals in the sixth and 13th minutes of the third period to extend the lead and Petrie’s goal off an assist by Groot narrowed the difference to 5-3 with four minutes remaining in the game but the Blades couldn’t get over the top.
David Burns absorbed the loss in goal for the Blades.
Dordt will play a pair of games on December 8 and 9 against Missouri State in Springfield, Missouri.