WCHA TEXT BOX SCORE
Northern Michigan (NMU) at Minnesota (MIN)
Date: Sunday, January 3, 2010
Non-Conference Game
Dodge Holiday Classic Championship
Attendance: 9208
Start Time: 7:07 pm  End Time: 9:27 pm  Total Time: 2:20

Scoring by Period - NMU 0-3-1=4; MIN 1-1-0=2

1st Period
Scoring - 1, MIN Mike Hoeffel/10 (Mike Carman/4, Cade Fairchild/9) 5:57 (PP)
Penalties - Tyler Gron, NMU (High-Sticking) 4:00; Cade Fairchild, MIN (Holding) 18:36

2nd Period
Scoring - 2, NMU Greger Hanson/6 (Mark Olver/13, Erik Gustafsson/16) 6:58 (PP)
3, NMU Ray Kaunisto/8 (Greger Hanson/12, Matt Butcher/5) 11:46
4, MIN Jacob Cepis/1 (Tony Lucia/11, Jake Hansen/2) 15:13
5, NMU Ray Kaunisto/9 (TJ Miller/5, Mark Olver/14) 19:47 (GW)
Penalties - Alan Dorich, NMU (Holding) 1:14; Aaron Ness, MIN (Interference) 6:53; Jared Brown, NMU (Holding) 9:35; Chad Pietila, NMU (Hooking) 13:09

3rd Period
Scoring - 6, NMU TJ Miller/3 (Mark Olver/15, Justin Florek/12) 16:16
Penalties - Ray Kaunisto, NMU (Hooking) 4:03; Patrick White, MIN (Hooking) 11:20; Greger Hanson, NMU (Hooking) 11:46; Ray Kaunisto, NMU (Hooking) 16:58; Erik Gustafsson, NMU (Cross-Checking) 19:58; Jacob Cepis, MIN (Cross-Checking) 19:58; Jacob Cepis, MIN (Roughing) 19:58

Northern Michigan Goaltending - Brian Stewart (60:00, 50 shots, 48 saves, 2 GA)

Minnesota Goaltending - Alex Kangas (58:12, 23 shots, 19 saves, 4 GA); Empty Net (1:48, 0 GA)

Win - Brian Stewart, NMU (7-6-3). Loss - Alex Kangas, MIN (8-7-0).

Shots On Goal - NMU 7-10-6=23; MIN 18-19-13=50

Power Plays - NMU 1 of 4; MIN 1 of 7

Penalties - NMU 8 (16 min); MIN 5 (10 min)

Three Stars: 1. Ray Kaunisto (Northern Michigan) 2. Brian Stewart (Northern Michigan) 3. Mark Olver (Northern Michigan)

Referees: Marco Hunt, Derek Shepherd  Assistant Referees: Chris Olson, Dan Dineen