Wisconsin Shuts Out Minnesota State, 3-0
Senior forward Sarah Nurse records goal and assist for Badgers

Senior forward Sarah Nurse had a goal and an assist for the Badgers
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
1st 5:35  WIS1-0 PP GW Jenny Ryan (3)Sarah Nurse/4, Sydney McKibbon/7
2nd 4:11  WIS2-0 EV Sarah Nurse (9)Sydney McKibbon/8
2nd 5:48  WIS3-0 EV Sophia Shaver (3)Abby Roque/3, Alexis Mauermann/1
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd Final
Wisconsin  1203
Minnesota State  0000
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd SOG
Wisconsin  919937
Minnesota State  38314
Team Stats and Records  PP PIM SHGF
Wisconsin (8-0-1)  1/3 3/6 0
Minnesota State (2-6-1)  0/3 3/6 0
Wisconsin Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Ann-Renée Desbiens (W, 8-0-1)60:000 38314
Minnesota State Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Brianna Quade (L, 1-5-1)60:003 817934

Mankato, Minn. --- The Minnesota State women's hockey team dropped a 3-0 home decision to #1 Wisconsin in a Western Collegiate Hockey Association contest played in Mankato on Friday.

Wisconsin jumped out to a 1-0 first period lead when Jenny Ryan's shot from the point found the back of the net at 5:36 with the Badgers on the power play.

Wisconsin extended its lead with a pair of second period markers. Forward Sarah Nurse got her ninth of the season at 4:11 and Sophia Shaver tallied her third at 5:48.

The two teams battled through a scoreless final period as the Badgers held on for the 3-0 road victory.

Minnesota State senior goaltender Brianna Quade, who took the loss and now stands 1-5-1 on the season, finished the contest with 34 stops. Ann-Renee Desbiens, totaled 14 saves in the UW net in recording the shut-out, upped her record to 8-0-1 on the season. Wisconsin connected on one-of-three power play chances, while the Mavericks were held scoreless in three opportunities with the man advantage.

Minnesota State (2-6-1, 0-6-1-0 WCHA) and Wisconsin (8-0-1, 6-0-1-1 WCHA) close out the two-game league series tomorrow with a 2:07 p.m. face-off scheduled at Verizon Wireless Center in downtown Mankato.