|1st||1:00||ALH||1-0||EV||Max McHugh (4)||-|
|1st||8:50||LSS||1-1||PP||Anthony Nellis (2)||J.T. Henke/3, Luke Morgan/3|
|1st||15:54||LSS||2-1||EV||Bryan Basilico (1)||Josh Nenadal/1|
|2nd||1:33||LSS||3-1||EV GW||Mitch Hults (2)||Brayden Gelsinger/4, Collin Saccoman/4|
|2nd||14:20||LSS||4-1||EV||Anthony Nellis (3)||J.T. Henke/4, Luke Morgan/4|
|3rd||2:18||ALH||2-4||PP||Max McHugh (5)||Brennan Saulnier/3, Jordan Larson/3|
|3rd||18:09||LSS||5-2||EV||Diego Cuglietta (3)||Josh Nenadal/2|
|Lake Superior State||2||2||1||5|
|Shots on Goal||1st||2nd||3rd||SOG|
|Lake Superior State||7||11||15||33|
|Team Stats and Records||PP||PIM||SHGF|
|Lake Superior State (4-0-0)||1/6||2/4||0|
|Alabama Huntsville (2-5-1)||1/2||7/25||0|
|Lake Superior State Goaltending||MIN||GA||1||2||3||Saves|
|Gordon Defiel (W, 4-0-0)||60:00||2||6||4||8||18|
|Alabama Huntsville Goaltending||MIN||GA||1||2||3||Saves|
|Jordan Uhelski (L, 0-1-1)||60:00||5||5||9||14||28|
HUNTSVILLE | The University of Alabama in Huntsville hockey team fell to Lake Superior State in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association series finale on Saturday night by a final score of 5-2 at the Von Braun Center. UAH slips to 2-5-1 (2-3-1 WCHA), while LSSU improves to 4-0-0 (2-0-0 WCHA).
- After leading 2-1 after 20 minutes of play, Lake Superior State proceeded to pot two additional goals in the second period by Mitch Hults at 1:33 and Anthony Nellis at 14:20 of the frame to take a pivotal 4-1 lead heading into the third.
Inside the Box Score
- The Chargers were first on the board on Saturday night as junior Max McHugh registered an unassisted marker at 1:00 of the opening period.
- However, Lake Superior State was able to take a 2-1 lead with a pair of goals after McHugh's tally by Nellis at 8:50 and Bryan Basilico at 15:54.
- After LSSU took a 4-1 lead with two goals in the second, McHugh ended the string of Laker goals with his second of the game at 2:18 of the third on the power play. McHugh was assisted by Brennan Saulnier and Jordan Larson on the play.
- The Lakers chipped in one final goal at 18:09 of the third period by Diego Cuglietta to bring the game to its 5-2 final.
- Jordan Uhelski took the loss in goal to slip his season record to 0-1-1, after totaling five goals allowed and a game-high 28 saves.
- UAH was 1-for-2 when on the power play, while holding LSSU to one power-play goal in six opportunities.
- McHugh notched his first two-goal performance of the season, increasing his team-leading total to five goals on the year. Three of his five goals have come on the power play as well. - Uhelski now has two games with 25-plus saves.
Next Time Out
- UAH returns to action next weekend with a trip to St. Cloud State on Oct. 28-29 in St. Cloud, Minnesota.