Alabama Huntsville Held Off By Arizona State, 3-2

Senior forward Brennan Saulnier scored a goal for the Chargers
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
1st 7:40  ASU1-0 PP Jakob Stridsberg (4)Joey Raats/3, Tyler Busch/2
2nd 1:45  ALH1-1 EV Brennan Saulnier (3) -
2nd 5:40  ASU2-1 EV Jakob Stridsberg (5)Brett Gruber/5
3rd 5:13  ASU3-1 EV GW Dylan Hollman (2)Brinson Pasichnuk/3
3rd 18:42  ALH2-3 EV EA Kurt Gosselin (2)Hans Gorowsky/2
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd Final
Alabama Huntsville  0112
Arizona State  1113
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd SOG
Alabama Huntsville  1101122
Arizona State  710522
Team Stats and Records  PP PIM SHGF
Alabama Huntsville (1-6-0)  0/6 5/10 0
Arizona State (2-5-2)  1/3 7/14 0
Alabama Huntsville Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Mark Sinclair (L, 0-2-0)59:233 69419
Empty Net0:370     
Arizona State Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Joey Daccord (W, 2-4-2)59:572 191020
Empty Net0:030     

TEMPE, Ariz. | The University of Alabama in Huntsville hockey team dropped the nonconference series opener at Arizona State by a final score of 3-2 on Friday night at Oceanside Ice Arena. UAH dips to 1-6-0, while ASU improves to 2-5-2.

Turning Point

- Arizona State's Dyland Hollman provided the game-winning tally at 5:13 of the third period which gave the Sun Devils a two-goal advantage with less than 15 minutes to go in the contest on the way to the 3-2 win over UAH.

Scoring Breakdown

- The Sun Devils took the first lead at 7:40 of the first period on a power play tally by Jakob Stridesburg.

- After first intermission, UAH evened the score at 1-1 as senior Brennan Saulnier netted his third goal of the season at 1:45 of the second period.

- Arizona State rebounded at 5:40 of the middle frame when Stridesburg struck for his second goal of the contest and fifth of the season.

- The Hollman tally at 5:13 of the third period proved to be the difference-maker despite UAH cutting the score to 3-2 as Kurt Gosselin knocked in a rebound late at 18:42 of the third.

Inside the Box Score

- Mark Sinclair made his second start in goal for the Chargers, and his record slipped to 0-2-0 despite totaling 19 saves in the contest.

- Sincalir totaled a game-high nine saves in the second period.

- UAH notched 22 shots on goal in the contest, including 10 in the second and 11 in the third frame.

- Saulnier finished with a team-high six shots on goal, followed by Gosselin with four shots on target.

- The Chargers were held to zero goals in six power-play chances, while the Sun Devils had one power-play goal in three opportunities.

Noteworthy

- Saulnier has scored a goal in three of the past five games.

Next Time Out

- UAH and ASU wrap up the weekend series Saturday at 9:05 p.m. CT.