2018-19 WCHA Game Recap

Junior forwards Tyler Cline and Kylar Hope scored power-play goals in the third period for the Nanooks
Alaska Edges Alaska Anchorage, 2-1, To Win Governor's Cup
Junior forwards Tyler Cline and Kylar Hope scored power-play goals in the third period for the Nanooks

ANCHORAGE, ALASKA - Alaska Fairbanks defeated Alaska Anchorage 2-1 to claim the 2019 Alaska Airlines Governor's Cup Saturday.

After a scoreless first period, Corey Renwick scored his first goal of the season to give the Seawolves a 1-0 lead at 2:13 of the second period. Renwick was standing in front of the crease when he jammed the puck over the goal line. Drake Glover and Carmine Buono assisted on the goal.

The Seawolves had a chance to extend its lead to 2-0, but Anton Martinsson stopped a penalty shot by Malcolm Hayes at 3:42 of the second period.

Tyler Cline put the Nanooks on the board with a power-play goal at 11:31 of the second period.

The Nanooks took the lead with their second power-play goal of the evening at 14:40 of the third period after Kylar Hope ripped a shot from the slot.

The Seawolves could not score the equalizer despite a power play opportunity at 15:27 and an extra attacker for the final 1:40.

UAF finished 2-for-3 on the powerplay, and UAA was 0-for-5.

The Seawolves led 25-24 in shots.

Kristian Stead made 22 saves in net for UAA.

Alaska Anchorage finishes the 2018-19 season with a 3-28-3 overall and a 2-23-2 WCHA record under first-year coach Matt Curley.

Game Summary

Saturday, March 2, 2019
Alaska Airlines Governor's Cup

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Game statistics
24 Shots 25
2 / 3 Power Plays 0 / 5
7 / 22 PIM 5 / 18
12-19-3 Records 3-28-3
GOAL SCORERS
Alaska Alaska Anchorage
Corey Renwick (1)
2nd/2:13
Tyler Cline (4)
3rd/11:31 PP
Kylar Hope (7)
3rd/14:40 PP GW
GOALTENDERS
Alaska Alaska Anchorage
Anton Martinsson
60:00, 24 Saves, 1 GA
(W, 7-13-2)
Kristian Stead
58:20, 22 Saves, 2 GA
(L, 1-10-1)

Empty Net
1:40, 0 GA