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Golden Eagle Men’s Hockey Team Hits the Road for the First Time This Season
November 17, 2008

Contact: Chris Vito - Assistant Sports Information Director - (218)281-8445

(Crookston, Minn.) – The University of Minnesota, Crookston Men’s Hockey team hits the road for the first time this season when they travel to Appleton, Wis. on Friday, November 21 and Saturday, November 22 to take on Lawrence University in Midwest Collegiate Hockey Association (MCHA) games. The puck drops at 7:05 p.m. on Friday and 4:05 p.m. on Saturday.


The Golden Eagles hold an overall record of 1-5-0 and MCHA record of 1-3-0 after dropping a series to Marian University by scores of 2-1 and 5-1. U of M, Crookston is led by Brent Swanson (Jr, Fwd, Mason City, Iowa) who has one goal and four assists for five points. Martin Husicka (So, Fwd, Vsetin Czech Republic) has one goal and two assists for three points. Jacob Schira (Fr, G, Bloomfield Hills, Mich.) has a 1.51 goals against average and a .950 saves percentage. Bryan Dalbec (Fr, G, Superior, Wis.) has a 3.30 goals against average and a .913 saves percentage.


Golden Eagles @ Lawrence University 7:05 p.m./4:05 p.m. Friday/Saturday, November 21/22


Lawrence University has an overall record of 1-4-0 and MCHA record of 1-3-0. The Vikings split with the Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) this past weekend losing 2-1 in overtime on the road on Friday and winning 1-0 at home on Saturday. They are led by Jameson Raymond who has two assists for two points. Evan Johnson has a 3.69 goals against average and a .901 saves percentage.


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The University of Minnesota, Crookston is a NCAA Division II Institution and a member of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC). Golden Eagle Hockey is a member of the Midwest Collegiate Hockey Association (MCHA). The Golden Eagle Equestrian team is a member of the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA).