Friday reading: CC, Michigan, Tech, UNO, Mankato, Huntsville, WMU
October 12, 2012 Leave a comment
Lake Superior State 4, Michigan Tech 2
Sophomore forward Blake Pietila and junior forward Dennis Rix each scored l but Michigan Tech lost to Lake Superior State on Thursday evening at Taffy Abel Arena
RIT 5, No. 3 Michigan 4 OT
Michigan gave up three goals in the final frame and fell in overtime, 5-4, to RIT in their regular-season opener.
Freshman defenseman Jacob Trouba had the only multi-point night for Michigan, notching a power-play goal and an assist. After being deadlocked after three periods, it took only 14 seconds for RIT’s Adam Hartley to beat freshman goaltender Jared Rutledge in overtime. Rutledge finished the night with a total of 21 saves.
Nebraska Omaha got a commitment from the NAHL Player of the Month for September.
This Western Michigan defenseman got his fellow students to return a stolen CCHA championship banner by channeling his inner-Liam Neeson of Taken, not The Phantom Menace.