Hockey Concludes Semester This Weekend

Hockey Concludes Semester This Weekend

On the Docket…

Dordt will travel to face Missouri State on Friday and Saturday, December 8 and 9 in Springfield, Missouri. The Friday faceoff is at 7:45 and the Saturday afternoon contest is at 3:00.

The Foe…

Missouri State is 11-13 this season and was last in action last weekend when it sustained a pair of losses to Nebraska by 8-0 and 10-3 counts.  The Bears were also at the Clash In The Corn a few weeks ago and went 2-1 with wins over Dordt and Creighton and a loss to Nebraska.

The Bears have allowed 104 goals and scored 82 this season. Christopher Reda has 10 goals and 11 assists and Ted Cardinale has 10 goals and 10 assists. Chase Dobler is the team leader in assists with 14. Carson Comar has recorded nine goals and eight assists.  Richard Albrecht is 7-7 this season with a 3.99 goals allowed average and Graham Nave and Nick Nerney each have two wins in goal.

The Blades…

The Blades are 3-13-0-2 this season. Dordt is led by Mark Schouten who has a team high 14 goals  but has missed the last eight games. Caleb Groot has 11 goals and eight assists. Jacob Petrie is the team leader in assists with 11 and he has four goals while Logan Visser’s assist total is up to nine. Seth Vandergugten has six  goals and six assists. David Burns has played 568 minutes in goal and has a 5.80 goals allowed average to go with 302 saves. Bryce Andry has played 519 minutes in goal with  265 saves.

History…

Missouri State beat Dordt on November 17, 7-2, at the Clash In The Corn. In that game the Blades were outshot 57-27. Caleb Koomans and Keaton De Jong each had a goal in the loss for the Blades and Missouri State’s Ted Cardinale had three goals and two assists.

What’s Next…

Dordt will be off until Friday, January 19 when the Blades host South Dakota State.  The Blades will go on the road on Saturday, January 20 and only have two weekends of regular season action after that.

MACHA… (December 6, 2017 )

Silver Division West Standings

Missouri State                  5-4-0-0

Wisconsin Platteville        5-4-1-0

Nebraska                           5-1-1-0

Creighton                          4-3-0-1

Dordt                                0-6-0-0

Blades MACHA Schedule

Nov. 3-4          Wisconsin Platteville def. Dordt 10-4

                        Wisconsin Platteville def. Dordt 6-1

Dec. 1-2           Creighton def. Dordt 7-1

                        Creighton def. Dordt 6-3

Dec. 8-9           Dordt @ Missouri State

Jan. 26-27        Nebraska @ Dordt