Weekend Notes - Stallions vs Purdue NW
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OPPONENT: Purdue University Northwest Pride ACHA Division 1
2022-23 Record - 7-2-0-1
ACHA Ranking: #28
GLCHL member View ACHA Game Previews Friday Game Preview> Saturday Game Preview> The Pride are off to a good start this seasons with wins against Calvin, Davenport, Northern Illinois, & University of Illinois. The Pride are ranked #28 in the most recent national poll. Pride players #29 Hayden Masloski (8-7-15), #13 Michael Clough (5-8-13) and #8 Craig Herman (6-7-13) lead the team in scoring.
The Stallions and Pride will play again tomorrow night at 3 pm CENTRAL TIME at the Kube Sports Complex in Hammond, Indiana.
The Kube Complex is traditionally very difficult to stream from as the wifi and cell signals are horrible. If we are not able to stream, the game video will be posted to our channel the next day. The Pride do stream their games through a pay-to-view service if you want to sign up.
GLCHL League Games
The Purdue University Northwest Pride joined the Great Lakes Collegiate Hockey League this year and will compete with the Stallions and 6 other teams for the league title. Both games this weekend are league games and will count toward the season standings.
This week's ACHA Division 1 computer rankings saw the Stallions move up 2 spots to #60 after sweeping Roosevelt University.
The ranking are updated each week and are used to determine who participates in the National Tournament in March.
The Stallions played a thrilling and high scoring series against Roosevelt University finishing with a weekend sweep! The Stallions and Lakers will play 2 more in Chicago the first weekend of December.
Friday: Stallions 6 - Lakers 5 The Stallions won an exciting game as the teams combined for 92 shots on goal and 11 goals. Stallion goalie Collin Guelcher made 46 stops on 51 shots for the win. The Stallions scored on both of their powerplays and were able to kill 4 out of 5 Laker powerplay opportunities.
Stallion goals were scored by Clark (4, 5), Tenney (1), Stein (7), and Brate (8, 9)
Saturday: Stallions 5-Lakers 4 SO Saturday was a similar game but with a lot more suspense. The Stallions scored first, fell behind, then jumped out to a 4-2 lead. Unfortunately, we couldn't hold the lead as the Lakers scored late in the second period and again late in the third period to tie the game. After a scoreless overtime, the teams went to a shootout where #9 Ethan Kotre scored for the Stallions and #35 Daniel Boylan stopped all 3 Laker penalty shots to give the Stallions the win!
Stallion goals were scored by Clark (6), Satawa (3), Kotre (6) and Langer (1).
The Shootout goal was scored by Kotre (1).
UPCOMING GAMES The Stallions have 5 games left in the fall semester:
Friday, November 18 at 8:40pm vs Purdue University-Northwest at Wings West Ice Arena
*Saturday, November 19 at 3:00pm CST at Purdue University-Northwest in Hammond, IN *TUESDAY, November 22 at 9:30pm vs Grand Valley State University at Griffs- Georgetown Ice Arena.
Friday, December 2 at 7:20pm CST vs Roosevelt University at The Edge II Ice Arena in Bensenville, IL
Saturday, December 3 at 7:30pm CST vs Roosevelt University at The Edge II Ice Arena in Bensenville, IL
*BROADCAST NOTE: Both the Purdue-Northwest and the Grand Valley rinks have horrible Wifi and/or cell phone reception and therefore we will likely NOT be able to stream from those locations. We will try, but in the event we are unable to stream, the game video will be uploaded the next day.