Ferris State Earns Weekend Split With 3-1 Win At Alabama Huntsville
Sophomore goaltender Darren Smith makes 16 saves for Bulldogs

Sophomore goaltender Darren Smith makes 16 saves for Bulldogs
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
1st 0:34  FSU1-0 EV Jared VanWormer (4)Gerald Mayhew/5, Corey Mackin/6
1st 10:14  FSU2-0 EV GW Taylor Fernandez (3)Joe Rutkowski/8, Chad McDonald/3
2nd 10:19  ALH1-2 PP Brandon Parker (3)Cam Knight/9, Max McHugh/8
3rd 1:43  FSU3-1 PP Mitch Maloney (7)Andrew Dorantes/7, Joe Rutkowski/9
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd Final
Ferris State  2013
Alabama Huntsville  0101
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd SOG
Ferris State  1291233
Alabama Huntsville  94417
Team Stats and Records  PP PIM SHGF
Ferris State (6-10-1)  1/8 8/16 0
Alabama Huntsville (5-11-2)  1/7 9/18 0
Ferris State Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Darren Smith (W, 1-9-1)60:001 93416
Alabama Huntsville Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Jordan Uhelski (L, 3-4-2)59:283 1091130
Empty Net0:320     

HUNTSVILLE | The University of Alabama in Huntsville hockey team dropped the WCHA series finale to visiting Ferris State by a final score of 3-1 on Sunday afternoon at the Von Braun Center. UAH slips to 5-11-2 (5-7-2 WCHA), while FSU improves to 6-10-1 (5-6-1 WCHA).

Turning Point

- The Bulldogs benefitted from a hot start on Sunday afternoon, as Ferris State totaled two goals in the first period en route to the 3-1 victory in the finale at the VBC.

Inside the Box Score

- Ferris State started the scoring quickly in the finale as Jared VanWormer netted the first goal of the contest 34 seconds into the first period for the 1-0 early lead.

- Just under 10 minutes would pass until Taylor Fernandez struck to extend the visitors lead to 2-0 on a tally at 10:14 of the first.

- After first intermission, the Chargers were able to dig into the Bulldogs lead with a power-play marker by junior Brandon Parker at 10:19, thanks to assists by sophomore Cam Knight and fellow junior Max McHugh.

- With a 2-1 lead after the second break, Ferris State extended its lead to the eventual 3-1 final with a tally by Mitch Maloney at 1:43.

- Jordan Uhelski's record fell to 3-4-2 in goal after totaling three goals allowed and a game-high 30 saves in the loss.

- The Chargers totaled 16 shots on goal, led by Huntsville native Josh Kestner with four shots on target.

- Cody Champagne and Parker tied for the team lead in blocks with four apiece.

Noteworthy

- McHugh registered a total of four assists in the weekend series, after chipping in one helper today.

- Knight has totaled at least one point in eight of his last nine appearances.

- Uhelski has amassed 30 saves or more on three occasions.

Next Time Out

- UAH hits the road this upcoming weekend with a trip to Marquette, Michigan, to take on Northern Michigan on Friday and Saturday night. Puck drops at 6:07 p.m. CST for both nights.