Minnesota State Defeated By Lindenwood, 4-1
Senior forward Hannah Davidson scores goal for Mavericks

Senior forward Hannah Davidson scored a goal for the Mavericks
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
2nd 12:26  LIN1-0 EV Sierra Burt (4)Taylor Girard/8, Kirsten Martin/1
2nd 13:18  LIN2-0 EV GW Britannia Gillanders (3)Courtney Ganske/11, Lillian Marchant/2
2nd 14:33  MNS1-2 EV Hannah Davidson (4)Sara Bustad/3, Jordan Jackson/4
3rd 2:04  LIN3-1 EV Kirsten Martin (2)Britannia Gillanders/3
3rd 8:37  LIN4-1 EV Kirsten Martin (3)Britannia Gillanders/4, Sierra Burt/5
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd Final
Lindenwood  0224
Minnesota State  0101
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd SOG
Lindenwood  38617
Minnesota State  8171136
Team Stats and Records  PP PIM SHGF
Lindenwood (4-11-1)  0/2 7/14 0
Minnesota State (3-14-1)  0/5 4/8 0
Lindenwood Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Jolene deBruyn (W, 3-9-1)60:001 8161135
Minnesota State Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Chloe Crosby (L, 2-4-1)57:574 36413
Empty Net2:030     

MANKATO, Minn. - Minnesota State women's hockey held a 36-17 edge in shots on goal, but suffered a 4-1 setback against Lindenwood in a nonconference game on Saturday afternoon at Verizon Center.

With the loss, Minnesota State (3-14-1) split its two-game series with Lindenwood (4-11-1).

After neither team scored in the first period, Lindenwood scored the first two goals of the second period to take a 2-0 lead over Minnesota State. The goals were scored by Sierra Burt at 12:26 and Britannia Gillanders at 13:18. However, the Mavericks fought back and senior forward Hannah Davidson scored her second goal of the series - her fourth of the season - at 14:33 of the period to make the score 2-1 going into the second intermission. Senior forward Sara Bustad and sophomore defenseman Jordan Jackson assisted on the play.

The Mavericks outshot the Lions 11-6 in the third period, but were unable to score and the Lions capitalized on two of their opportunities to make the final score 4-1. Kirsten Martin scored the final two goals for Lindenwood at 2:04 and 8:37 of the third period.

Sophomore goaltender Chloe Crosby (2-4-1) made 13 saves for the Mavericks and Jolene DeBruyn (2-9-1) stopped 35 shots for the Lions.

Neither team scored on the power play. The Mavericks went 0-of-5 and the Lions finished 0-of-2.

Freshman forward Brittyn Fleming led Minnesota State in shots on goal with eight.

Minnesota State wraps up 2017 with a two-game Western Collegiate Hockey Association series next weekend at Bemidji State. The games are scheduled for 3:07 p.m., on both Friday and Saturday.