Friend Makes 27 Saves As St. Cloud State Blanks Lindenwood, 2-0
Senior goaltender Julie Friend stops 27 shots for Huskies

Senior goaltender Julie Friend made 27 saves for the Huskies
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
1st 18:44  STC1-0 PP GW Lexi Slattery (1)Molly Illikainen/1, Abby Ness/1
3rd 17:47  STC2-0 PP Payge Pena (2)Lexi Slattery/2, Audrey Hanmer/3
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd Final
Lindenwood  0000
St. Cloud State  1012
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd SOG
Lindenwood  6101127
St. Cloud State  17161447
Team Stats and Records  PP PIM SHGF
Lindenwood (0-3-0)  0/4 6/12 0
St. Cloud State (1-2-0)  2/6 5/10 0
Lindenwood Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Nicole Hensley (L, 0-3-0)57:442 16161345
Empty Net2:160     
St. Cloud State Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Julie Friend (W, 1-1-0)59:380 6101127
Empty Net0:220     

St. Cloud, Minn.----The Huskies took down Lindenwood University this afternoon in their first home game of the season. St. Cloud scored the first goal of the game when sent on the power play late in the first period. Junior transfer, Lexi Slattery took a shot from the point and found the back of the net, getting her first goal of the season. Assist' s were awarded to junior Molly Illikainen and senior captain Abby Ness, both getting their first assists of the season.

The second goal did not come until late in the third period, after Lindenwood took a penalty with only 2:06 remaining in the game. Sophomore Payge Pena redirected defenseman Lexi Slattery's shot from the point, to get her second goal of the season. This marked Slattery's second point of the game while the second assist was given to senior Audrey Hanmer.

The Huskies were able to kill off 5 total penalties, while senior goalie, Julie Friend, stopped a penalty shot that was awarded to Lindenwood after Hanmer took down a Lindenwood player late in the third. St. Cloud totaled 47 shots in 60 minutes of play and goaltender Julie Friend gained her first shutout of the season, after facing 27 shots.

St. Cloud returns to the ice tomorrow, Oct. 11 at 3:07pm for game two of the series against Lindenwood.