- SPRINGFIELD, MASS: The Anna Maria Men's Ice Hockey team gathered the first AMCAT win of the 2020 season against Western New England this afternoon 2-0.
- Date: 01/03/2020
- Score: Anna Maria 2, Western New England 0
- Records: WNE (3-7-1), Anna Maria (7-3-3)
HOW IT HAPPENED:
- The Golden Bears were unable to respond throughout the contest as AMCAT tender Julius Huset (Oakdale, MN) was able to shut them down with 21 saves.
- Anna Maria did add on to their lead in the third with just 30 seconds left to end it with the 2-0 final. Patrick Manning (Messena, NY) found the empty net to extend the lead after Sam Cyr-Ledoux (Montreal, QC) found him cutting to it.
INSIDE THE NUMBERS:
- Anna Maria outshot WNE 27 to 21.
- Western New England had more penalty minutes than the AMCATS with 12 minutes on 2 infractions, compared to AMC's 8 minutes on 4 infractions.
- Anna Maria was 0-for-1 on the power play, while the Golden Bears were 0-for-3
- Anna Maria returns to action tomorrow as they travel to St. Anselm for a 4:00 PM game.