Bulldogs Use Goal in Second Period for 1-0 Win at St. Norbert

Photo Courtesy of Mike Dickie
Photo Courtesy of Mike Dickie

DE PERE, Wis. - Brooke Schembri scored a goal at the 11:24 mark of the second period to propel the Bulldogs past St. Norbert 1-0 on the road in the first of a two-game weekend series against the Green Knights.

THE BASICS

Final Score: Adrian 1, St. Norbert 0

Location: De Pere, Wisconsin (Resch Olympic Pavilion)

Records: Adrian (12-5-1, 9-1-1 NCHA), St. Norbert (6-9-3, 6-3-2 NCHA)

HOW IT HAPPENED

The Bulldogs tallied eight shots on goal in the first period, but could not put the puck past the St. Norbert goalie, Leigh Grall (L, 4-2-2). The Green Knights were also held scoreless by Kate Turner (W, 11-5-1) who saved all four shots she faced in the period.

Sydney Daversa and Kristi Zink assisted on the Schembri goal in the second period that but Adrian up 1-0 and eventually became the game-winner.

The Bulldogs finished with a 23-18 advantage in shots. Neither team capitalized on power-play chances as Adrian was 0-for-2 and The Green Knights were 0-for-5.

TOP DOGS

• Schembri tallied her sixth goal of the season--third game-winning goal--in the win.

• Daversa and Zink registered their fourth and 12th assists on the year.

• Turner recorded her first shutout of 2018 and fourth of the season with 18 saves.

THE OPPOSITION

• Grall saved 22 of the 23 shots she faced in the game.

UP NEXT

The Bulldogs and Green Knights will meet against tomorrow (Saturday) at 4:00 p.m., ET.

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