Men's Ice Hockey Sweeps Weekend Series Against Army
Nov. 15, 2003
MILFORD, CT (November 15, 2003) - The Sacred Heart University men's Ice Hockey team improved to 2-6-0 on the season and 2-3-0 in Atlantic Hockey contests with a 5-1 win over Army. Five different players scored for the Pioneers in the win.
The Pioneers took the lead in the closing minutes of the first period with two quick goals from Mike Reagan and Peter Giatrelis, who scored just :17 apart, to give the Pioneers a 2-0 lead. The Pioneers never looked back as they easily defeated Army.
Andrew Billinghurst made it a 3-0 game 3:28 into the second period with his second goal of the season. Pierre-Luc O'Brien followed that with his team leading fifth goal of the season at 16:40, giving the Pioneers a 4-0 lead after two periods.
Sacred Heart scored their fifth goal of the game at 12:21 of the third period when Peter Ferraro scored his second goal of the season.
Pioneers goaltender Kevin LaPointe had the shut out until Chris Mighliaro put the Black Knights on the board with 1:11 remaining in the game.
LaPointe made 23 saves in recording his second straight win while Trye Kettwick and Bill Moss combined for 25 saves. Kettwick took the loss for Army.
The Pioneers will be back in action on November 21 when the host Bentley at 7:00 PM at the Milford Ice Pavilion.