SUPERIOR, Wis. – The UW-Stevens Point men's hockey team rallied from a two-goal deficit in the third period but came up short in a 3-2 overtime loss to UW-Superior Friday night.
Trailing 2-0 midway through the third period, Nick Kenney (Wixom, MI/Walled Lake Western) put the Pointers (3-3) on the board with his fourth goal of the season off an assist from Alex Brooks (Grand Rapids, MI).
Less than five minutes later Kyle Politz (Elko, MN/Apple Valley) tied the game with his third goal of the season. Kevin Gibson (Grosse Pointe, MI/North) assisted on the game-tying goal.
The Pointers didn't get a shot off in the overtime period as the Yellowjackets' Mike Orosey netted the game-winning goal.
UWSP goalie Nick Graves (Hewitt, WI/Ashwaubenon) recorded 22 saves, and Brooks led the Pointers with four shots.
The Yellowjackets (4-1) outshot the Pointers 25-16.
UWSP and UW-Superior faceoff again on Saturday, Nov. 10 at 7 p.m. in Superior.
MEQUON, Wis. – The UW-Stevens Point women's hockey team scored three unanswered goals en route to a 3-1 win over Concordia Friday night.
Concordia grabbed a 1-0 lead late in the first period, but two minutes later Emily Lester (Eau Claire, WI/Memorial) tied the game with an unassisted power play goal.
Nikki Kloes (Antigo, WI/Antigo) put the Pointers on top in the second period with a power play goal assisted by Cassandra Salmen (Stillwater, MN/Stillwater).
Less than one minute later Allie Tanzer (Chippewa Falls, WI/Chippewa Falls) provided the insurance goal on a power play, assisted by Kloes.
Hillary Drake (Mosinee, WI/Mosinee) recorded 23 saves in the win for the Pointers.
The Pointers outshot the Falcons 26-24.
UWSP and Concordia faceoff again in Mequon, Wis. on Saturday, Nov. 10 at 2 p.m.
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