Wisconsin Earns Weekend Sweep with 5-1 Win Against Minnesota State
Sophomore defenseman Jenny Ryan registers goal and assist for Badgers

Sophomore defenseman Jenny Ryan scored a goal and an assist for the Badgers
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
1st 13:08  MNS1-0 EV Lindsey Coleman (1)Elin Johansson/3
2nd 10:16  WIS1-1 EV Jenny Ryan (2)Emily Clark/13, Brittany Ammerman/20
2nd 19:42  WIS2-1 SH GW Annie Pankowski (14)Jenny Ryan/15
3rd 6:13  WIS3-1 EV Blayre Turnbull (8)Karley Sylvester/20, Katy Josephs/11
3rd 9:24  WIS4-1 EV Baylee Wellhausen (6)Sydney McKibbon/11, Courtney Burke/10
3rd 9:59  WIS5-1 SH Karley Sylvester (12) -
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd Final
Wisconsin  0235
Minnesota State  1001
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd SOG
Wisconsin  18251255
Minnesota State  54312
Team Stats and Records  PP PIM SHGF
Wisconsin (21-4-3)  0/4 4/8 2
Minnesota State (2-23-1)  0/3 5/10 0
Wisconsin Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Ann-Renée Desbiens (W, 18-4-3)60:001 44311
Minnesota State Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Brianna Quade (L, 1-6-0)60:005 1823950

MANKATO, Minn. --- The Minnesota State women's hockey team held the lead after one period of play but No. 3 Wisconsin proved to be too much as they beat the Mavericks, 5-1, Saturday afternoon at All Seasons Arena.

Minnesota State's record falls to 2-23-1 overall and 0-19-1 in Western Collegiate Hockey Association play while Wisconsin improves to 21-4-3 and 16-4-2 in the WCHA.

The Mavericks scored the games first goal at the 13:08 mark of the opening period. Freshman Lindsey Coleman tallied her first career goal in a Maverick uniform scoring off her own rebound in front as freshman Elin Johansson recorded her fifth assist on the year. MSU took a 1-0 lead into intermission as the Badgers outshot the Mavericks 18-5 in the period.

The Badgers struck back at 10:16 of the second period to even up the score at one piece. Later in the period Wisconsin took the lead as Annie Pankowski scored a short handed goal which proved to be the game winner.

In the third and final period Wisconsin's Blayre Turnbull gave the Badgers a two goal lead at the 6:13 mark. Later in the period, Baylee Wellhausen and Karley Sylvester put the game out of reach as they pushed the score to a final of 5-1.

Sophomore Brianna Quade got the start for the Mavericks in goal and tallied 50 saves.

The Badgers outshot the Mavericks 55-12 on the night and went 0-4 on the power play compared to MSU who went 0-3 with the extra skater advantage.

Minnesota State will return to action Monday night as they play host to St. Cloud State University. The opening faceoff is scheduled for 7:07 p.m.