By Anna Sveiven, UWEC Sports Information
HANCOCK, Mich. (blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire men's hockey team faced Finlandia University for the second game of the two-game series on Saturday afternoon. Eau Clare wouldn't have the same outcome as they did the night before, coming back home with a 1-0 loss.
After a 4-3 victory the previous night, the Blugolds and the Lions would remain scoreless after one. In the second, the Lions would score 13 seconds into the period, which would prove to be the game-winner.
Eau Claire out-shot Finlandia 40-25 but were 0-5 on the power play.
David Johnson (Jr. – Bloomington, MN/Kennedy) took the loss in goal, recording 24 saves on the day.
The Blugolds return to Hobbs Ice Arena on Wednesday, November 28th for Military Appreciation Night to take on conference rival UW-Stout. Follow the action on Blugold Game Day or on the 'UWEC Blugolds' app on your mobile device.