MIDDLETOWN, Ct. —The NCAA Division III third-ranked Adrian College men’s hockey team picked up its sixth-consecutive victory on Saturday afternoon as the Bulldogs rolled past hosting Wesleyan (CT) University 7-1.
Ty Enns led the way for Adrian (6-1) in the contest, scoring a pair of goals as he was one of seven AC players, along with Matus Spodniak, Zach Goberis, Sam Ruffin, Alessio Luciani, John Kaljian and Rex Moe, who had multiple points on the night.
Luciani scored a goal and assisted on two others, while Ruffin, Kaljian and Moe scored one goal and assisted on another. Spodniak and Goberis had two assists each, with Matt Cuoto tallying another goal for AC.
Dershahn Stewart got the win in goal for Adrian, stopping 21 of 22 shots from Wesleyan (1-2-1), who had one goal from Stevie O’Connor while netminder Erik Voloshin turned away 27 of 34 Bulldog shots in defeat.
Cuoto opened the scoring 13:44 into the game, and barely two-and-a-half minutes later, Kaljian tallied what would ultimately be the game-winning tally for the Bulldogs. Luciani scored 2:47 into the second to make it 3-0, and while Wesleyan got on the board a few minutes later, that was as close as the hosts got to Adrian.
Siena Heights (w) 65, Governors State 49: At Adrian, the Saints women’s hoops team kicked off its home Thanksgiving tournament by pulling away from the Jaguars behind another double-double from Peyton Banks on Saturday.
Banks scored a game-high 18 points and pulled down 11 rebounds for her sixth double-double of the season and third in a row, along with two blocks and a steal for Siena Heights (8-1), which shot 21-of-53 (39.6 percent) from the field and outrebounded Governors State (4-4) 38-28.
Ida native Jillian Gelso had a career-high 14 points in 15 minutes off the bench for the Saints, along with three rebounds, while Tecumseh graduate Eva Alcock tallied four points, five rebounds and a steal in 22 minutes off the bench for SHU, which led by just one point (16-15) after the first quarter before outscoring the Jaguars 20-6 in the second quarter to take a 36-21 lead into halftime.
Huntington 87, Siena Heights (m) 71: At Adrian, the SHU men’s basketball team battled the visiting Foresters tough in Saturday’s nonconference contest, but with three leading scorers out, the Saints were unable to pull out a win.
Davin Walker led SHU (2-8) in scoring with 14 points on 6-of-10 shooting, including a pair of 3-pointers, along with four rebounds, two steals and one assist, but he was the lone Saint to score double digits in points.
Trevon Montgomery tallied nine points, five rebounds, two assists and two steals in 21 minutes off the bench for Siena, while Ben Humrichous led Huntington (6-3) with a game-high 17 points, eight rebounds three assists and three steals.
The Foresters, who led 39-28 at halftime, shot 57.1 percent (32-of-56) from the field compared to 41.1 percent (23-of-56) for SHU.
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