2018-19 WCHA Game Recap

Senior forward Hans Gorowsky scored a goal for the Chargers
Alabama Huntsville Edged by Arizona State, 2-1

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - The University of Alabama in Huntsville hockey team slipped in its 2018-19 home opener at the Von Braun Center on Friday night as Arizona State took the series opener by a score of 2-1. UAH dips to 0-5-0, while ASU rises to 3-2-0.


Next Time Out

- UAH and Arizona State wrap up the nonconference series on Saturday with a 7:07 p.m. matchup at the VBC. The first 500 fans in attendance will receive the first installment of the 2018-19 UAH hockey trading card set.


Turning Point

- After UAH knotted the game at 1-1 early in the second period, Arizona State pulled ahead at 15:42 of the second on a goal by Brett Gruber before a scoreless third period gave the Sun Devils the 2-1 win.


Inside the Flow

- The Sun Devils were first on the board at 14:40 of the first period as Tyler Busch scored for the visitors.

- UAH tied the game at 1-1 just 30 seconds into the second period as Hans Gorowsky worked a breakaway opportunity for his first goal of the season. Madison Dunn notched his first assist of the season on the tally.

- ASU was able to score the game-winning goal by Gruber at 15:42 of the second before both teams went scoreless in the third period.


Inside the Box Score

- Mark Sinclair made the start in goal for the Chargers, turning in 17 saves with two goals allowed.

- UAH outshot Arizona State by a 27-19 margin.

- The Chargers were led by Hans Gorowsky and Jesper ÷hrvall with four shots on goal apiece.

- Seven Chargers had at least two shots on goal.

- UAH went 27-for-60 in the face-off circle.

- Arizona State was held to zero goals in two power-play chances, getting just two total shots off in the man-advantages.


Noteworthy

- Gorowsky now has 15 goals in his career after recording his first of the season Friday.

- Sinclair has allowed two or fewer goals in back-to-back starts.

Game Summary

Friday, October 19, 2018

2
1
Game statistics
19 Shots 27
0 / 2 Power Plays 0 / 4
7 / 14 PIM 5 / 10
3-2-0 Records 0-5-0
GOAL SCORERS
Arizona State Alabama Huntsville
Tyler Busch (2)
1st/14:40
Hans Gorowsky (1)
2nd/0:30
Brett Gruber (1)
2nd/15:42  GW
GOALTENDERS
Arizona State Alabama Huntsville
Joey Daccord
60:00, 26 Saves, 1 GA
(W, 3-2-0)
Mark Sinclair
58:37, 17 Saves, 2 GA
(L, 0-3-0)

Empty Net
1:23, 0 GA