Ferris State Defeated By Mercyhurst, 4-1
Sophomore defenseman Zach Yoder scores goal for Bulldogs

Sophomore defenseman Zach Yoder scored a goal for the Bulldogs
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
1st 17:46  MRC1-0 PP Taylor Best (2)Lester Lancaster/4, Nathan Ferriero/1
2nd 8:22  FSU1-1 EV Zach Yoder (1)Andrew Mayer/1, Mitch Maloney/2
3rd 2:55  MRC2-1 PP GW Derek Barach (2)Jack Riley/3, Patrick Piacentini/2
3rd 10:08  MRC3-1 PP Matthew Whittaker (2)Josh Lammon/1, Taylor Best/1
3rd 18:06  MRC4-1 PP Matthew Whittaker (3)Joseph Duszak/3, Taylor Best/2
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd Final
Ferris State  0101
Mercyhurst  1034
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd SOG
Ferris State  413724
Mercyhurst  1413936
Team Stats and Records  PP PIM SHGF
Ferris State (2-4-0)  0/3 7/14 0
Mercyhurst (1-1-2)  4/7 3/6 0
Ferris State Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Justin Kapelmaster (L, 0-3-0)60:004 1313632
Mercyhurst Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Brandon Wildung (W, 1-1-2)60:001 412723

ERIE, Pa. - The Ferris State University men's ice hockey team fell to the Mercyhurst Lakers 4-1 on Saturday (Oct. 21) as the two teams wrapped up a non-league weekend series at he Erie Insurance Arena.

Redshirt sophomore defenseman Zach Yoder scored his first goal as a Bulldog in the loss for Ferris State as the two teams finished the weekend with a split.

The Lakers got on the board first at 17:46 of the opening period when Taylor Best scored on the power play from Les Lancaster.

FSU's Yoder evened the game at 8:22 of the second period from senior forward Mitch Maloney and Andrew Mayer on a two-on-one that snuck across the line.

The Lakers responded with three third period power play goals, first from Derek Barach at 2:55. Matthew Whittaker scored back-to-back for the Lakers at 10:08 and 18:06 for the 4-1 advantage.

Ferris State was outshot 36-23, and went 0-of-4 on the power play while the Lakers went 4-of-7.

Sophomore goaltender Justin Kapelmaster made 32 saves in the loss for Ferris State.

The Bulldogs return to Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) action on Friday (Oct. 27) as they travel to Bemidji State (Minn.) to face the Beavers inside the Sanford Center at 8:07 p.m. (ET).