2020-21 WCHA Game Recap

Junior forward Tyr Thompson had a goal and an assist for the Chargers
Alabama Huntsville Edged By Robert Morris, 4-3
Junior forward Tyr Thompson had a goal and an assist for the Chargers

PITTSBURGH, Pa. | The University of Alabama in Huntsville hockey team dropped the nonconference series finale at Robert Morris on Sunday afternoon by a score of 4-3 at Clearview Arena. UAH drops to 0-2-0, while RMU improves to 2-0-0.

Turning Point

- Robert Morris broke a 3-3 tie at 12:49 of the third period on a goal by Randy Hernandez, which sent the Colonials on their way to a 4-3 win.

Scoring Breakdown

- Robert Morris was first on the board 22 seconds into the contest with a marker by Nick Prkusic.

- UAH evened the game at 1-1 on Bauer Neudecker's second goal of the season at 11:24 of the first, thanks to assists by both Tyrone Bronte and Tyr Thompson.

- The Chargers pulled ahead at 6:22 of the second on a goal by Dayne Finnson, who netted a wrist shot from the slot. Lucas Bahn notched an assist on the score.

- RMU tied the contest at the 13:32 mark of the second period on a tally by Aidan Spellacy, before the Chargers regained the advantage at 18:39 of the frame on Thompson's marker.

- The Colonials again tied the contest at 19:23 of the second with a power-play goal by Santeri Hartikainen.

- The hosts pulled ahead at 12:49 of the third period with a goal by Randy Hernandez, which gave the Colonials the eventual 4-3 win.

Inside the Box Score

- UAH totaled 18 shots on goal, led by Finnson with four shots on target.

- Both Bronte (0g-2a) and Thompson (1g-1a) had two points apiece to pace the offense.

- Derek Krall started in goal for the Chargers, posting 25 saves in the game.


- Thompson now leads the roster with three points with two goals and one assist in the opening weekend.

- Neudecker has scored in back-to-back games to start the season.

- Krall's start in goal was the first of his collegiate career.

Next Time Out

- UAH returns to action on Friday, Dec. 4 with a nonconference tilt at Ferris State.

Game Summary

Sunday, November 22, 2020

Game statistics
21 Shots 29
2 / 4 Power Plays 2 / 5
5 / 10 PIM 4 / 8
0-2-0 Records 2-0-0
Alabama Huntsville Robert Morris
Nick Prkusic (1)
Bauer Neudecker (2)
Dayne Finnson (1)
2nd/6:22 PP
Aidan Spellacy (1)
Tyr Thompson (2)
2nd/18:39 PP
Santeri Hartikainen (1)
2nd/19:23.0 PP
Randy Hernandez (1)
3rd/12:49 PP GW
Alabama Huntsville Robert Morris
Derek Krall
58:57, 25 Saves, 4 GA
(L, 0-1-0)

Empty Net
1:03, 0 GA
Reid Cooper
60:00, 18 Saves, 3 GA
(W, 1-0-0)