Alvernia Crusaders

11/16/2019 | News release | Distributed by Public on 11/16/2019 21:36

Dutchmen Better Golden Wolves, 4-1

Wyomissing, Pa. (Nov. 16, 2019) - Lebanon Valley College (1-3-1, 1-1-1) held Alvernia University (2-4, 0-4) scoreless for two and half periods as they took the 4-1 win over the Golden Wolves on Saturday in women's ice hockey action at The Body Zone.

The Dutchmen got on the board first with a goal in the 15th minute and stopped 19 shots to take the 1-0 lead into the second period.

Lebanon Valley extended its lead to 2-0 on a power play goal in the second period.

After being shut out for just over 50 minutes, Alvernia got on the board with a power play goal of its own with 9:56 remaining in the game. and
connected with on a power play, who buried a shot into net for the Golden Wolves.

Trailing 2-1 with about a minute to go, Alvernia pulled goalie to get an extra player on the ice. The Dutchmen took advantage of the empty net and were able to put a shot into net to go up 3-1.

With just eight seconds remaining and the net still empty, the Dutchmen were able to connect on their second empty net goal in 20 seconds to take the 4-1 win.

Alvernia outshot Lebanon Valley 46-32, but the Golden Wolves were only 1-for-12 on power play opportunities.

Beaven finished the night with 28 saves in net.

Alvernia returns to the ice on Friday night when the Golden Wolves head down to Stevenson University for a 7:00 PM game.