2018-19 WCHA Game Recap

Sophomore goaltender Mark Sinclair made 46 saves for the Chargers
Alabama Huntsville Topped By Colorado College, 1-0
Sophomore goaltender Mark Sinclair made 46 saves for the Chargers

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. | The University of Alabama in Huntsville hockey team was edged in its Friday night matchup at Colorado College by a score of 1-0 at Broadmoor World Arena. UAH dips to 0-3-0, while CC rises to 2-1-0.

Turning Point

- The lone offense in the contest proved to be the difference-maker as Colorado College's Christiano Versich put the Tigers ahead 1-0 at 7:26 of the second period on the way to edging the Chargers on Friday.

Inside the Action

- Despite a scoreless first period, Mark Sinclair had plenty of work in goal during the initial 20 minutes as the sophomore registered a total of 23 saves to keep the score knotted at 0-0 heading to intermission.

- Sinclair added five more saves to open the second period until Colorado College's Versich scored the game-deciding goal at 7:26 of the frame.

- A native of Dundas, Ontario, Sinclair continued to keep the Chargers within striking distance in the third with 16 saves in the period, but CC would go on to record the 1-0 win.

Inside the Box Score

- Sinclair ended the contest with a total of 46 saves for a .979 save percentage in his second start of the season.

- UAH generated 18 shots on goal, led by Austin Beaulieu and Christian Rajic with three shots on target apiece.

- Connor James, Drew Lennon, and Jesper ÷hrvall rated second on the roster with two shots on goal each.

- The Chargers held the Tigers to zero goals in four power-play chances, including a full two-minute 5-on-3 opportunity in the first period.

- UAH went 25-for-51 in the face-off circle.


- Sinclair's 46 saves are a career-high for the sophomore.

- UAH goalies have registered 40 or more saves in back-to-back games, with Jake Theut totaling 41 stops in his start last Sunday at Miami.

Next Time Out

- UAH looks ahead to another nonconference matchup on Saturday with a trip to No. 10 Denver for an 8:07 p.m. CT contest.

Game Summary

Friday, October 12, 2018

Game statistics
18 Shots 47
0 / 2 Power Plays 0 / 5
5 / 10 PIM 2 / 4
0-3-0 Records 2-1-0
Alabama Huntsville Colorado College
Christiano Versich (1)
2nd/7:26  GW
Alabama Huntsville Colorado College
Mark Sinclair
60:00, 46 Saves, 1 GA
(L, 0-2-0)
Alex Leclerc
60:00, 18 Saves, 0 GA
(W, 2-0-0)