Bulldogs Start 2-0 on Opening Weekend

Photo Courtesy of Mike Dickie
Photo Courtesy of Mike Dickie

MEQUON, Wis. - The Bulldogs used four second period goals to propel them to a 6-1 win over Concordia (Wis.) on Saturday afternoon. Adrian starts the season 2-0 after a sweep of the games in opening weekend.

THE BASICS

Final Score: Adrian 6, Concordia (Wis.) 1

Location: Mequon, Wisconsin (

Records: Adrian (2-0, 2-0), Concordia (2-3, 1-2)

HOW IT HAPPENED

First Period: Adrian 0, Concordia 0

• Adrian tallied 13 shots on goal in the opening period, but could not get the puck in the net. The teams would go into the locker room with a scoreless game at the first intermission.

Second Period: Adrian 4, Concordia 1

Kristin Lewicki  put the Bulldogs on the scoreboard in the first two minutes of the second period to give Adrian the 1-0 lead. She was assisted by Maggie Mitter.

• The duo would of Mitter to Lewicki would score a second time just 11 seconds later to double to Bulldog lead to 2-0.

• Concordia's Kristen Kennedy cut the Adrian lead in half on a power-play goal off assists from Veronika Metanova and Brandi Muller in the fifth minute of the period, 2-1 Adrian.

• Bulldog captain, Kaylyn Schroka would put the Bulldogs back up by two goals, scoring 8:27 into the period. Mitter, her third assist of the game, and Kelly O'Sullivan assist on the goal.

• O'Sullivan would earn her second point of the game, scoring on the power play to put Adrian up 4-1, her first career goal.

Third Period: Adrian 6, Concordia 1

• Schroka would score her second goal of the game off an assist from Courtney Tyll, a short-handed goal.

• The final goal of the game was scored by Rose Krasofsky off assists from Hannah Dalrymple and Lewicki with 15:02 left to play in the game.

• Adrian outshot Concorida, 37-18. The Bulldogs were 1-for-8 on power plays, the Falcons were 1-for-7.

TOP DOGS

• Lewicki and Schroka led the Adrian offense with four points (two goals, two assists). Schroka had six shots on goal, Lewicki tallied five.

• Mitter had a game-high three assists. O'Sullivan had one assist and one goal to help the offensive effort. Tyll and Dalrymple each recorded one assist.

Sydney Smith had a game-high 10 shots on goal in the contest. 

Brooke Gibson (W, 2-0) made 17 saves of the 18 shots she faced (.944 save percentage).

THE OPPOSITION

• Kennedy scored the Falcon's lone goal of the game.

• Metanova and Muller each had one assist.

• Ellie Woodman tallied a team-high four shots on goal.

• Goalie Christina Pattengale (L, 2-3) made 31 saves of the 37 shots on goal she faced.

UP NEXT

• Adrian will return to Wisconsin on Friday, November 11 to face Marian. Opening puck drop scheduled for 8:00 p.m., EST.

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