EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The UW-Eau Claire men's and women's hockey teams were in action today with the men at home and the women on the road.
Saint Mary's (Minn.) 3, UW-Eau Claire 0
The women's hockey team was unable to find the back of the net as the Blugolds fell 3-0 at Saint Mary's University (Minn.) today. The two teams went scoreless through the first two periods as the Cardinals outshot the Blugolds 35-16. All three goals by the Cardinals came in the third period. Paige Turner played the entire game in-goal for the Blugolds and stopped 49 out of 52 shots. The Blugolds finished the game with 21 shots as Emily Larson led Eau Claire with six shots.
UW-Eau Claire 5, Northland College 0
The men's hockey team picked up its fourth straight victory and third straight shutout, defeating Northland College 5-0 at home tonight. Five different Blugolds scored goals while the Blugolds outshot the LumberJacks 61-17. Eau Claire also had just two penalties while Northland had none.