St. Cloud State Notches 3-0 Exhibition Win Against Toronto Junior Aeros
Lauren Hespenheide, Kelsey Saelens and Jenna Redford score goals for Huskies

Sophomore forward Lauren Hespenheide scored a goal for the Huskies
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
1st 14:49  STC1-0 EV GW Lauren HespenheideAbby Ness
2nd 3:45  STC2-0 EV Kelsey SaelensHanna Brodt
3rd 5:18  STC3-0 EV Jenna RedfordAmanda Arbogast, Kalli Funk
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd Final
Toronto Junior Aeros  0000
St. Cloud State  1113
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd SOG
Toronto Junior Aeros  75921
St. Cloud State  971228
Team Stats and Records  PP PIM SHGF
Toronto Junior Aeros  0/3 3/6 0
St. Cloud State  0/3 3/6 0
Toronto Junior Aeros Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Lindsay Wray (L)31:282 86014
Stephanie Neatby28:321 001111
St. Cloud State Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Julie Friend (W)20:000 7007
Katie Fitzgerald20:000 0505
Jacqueline Audet20:000 0099

St. Cloud, Minn. -- St. Cloud State Women's Hockey open up the season with a 3-0 exhibition victory over the Toronto Aeros on Friday, Sept. 26 in St. Cloud, Minn. Coach Eric Rud tallied his first win as the head coach of the Huskies, with the help of assistants Steve Macdonald and Jinelle Siergiej.

Lauren Hespenheide netted the first goal of the 2014-15 season in the first period at 14:49. She was helped out by line mate Abby Ness. Extending the Huskies' lead was Kelsey Saelens in the second period getting her first collegiate goal of her career with 3:45 left in the period. The lone assist was awarded to junior forward Hanna Brodt. In the third period, Amanda Arbogast and Kalli Funk, got the puck to Jenna Redford who put it in the net to score her first collegiate goal of her career.

All three goalies helped in the shutout win against the Aeros, starting the season off right. Jacqueline Audet made her first college appearance between the pipes in the third period to hold onto the shutout and get her first win of her career.

The Huskies return to the ice next weekend in Minneapolis at the Ridder. They face Boston University on October 3rd and Penn State University on October 4th. Both games will be played at 4:07pm.

The Huskies will return home on Oct. 10-11, for a series against Lindenwood University with start times of 3:07 pm both days.