Mustangs Walloped By Nor’Easters

Saturday, January 11, 2020

Morrisville State (8-7-0) – 2
#9 University of New England (11-3) – 10

The UNE Nor’Easters picked up four goals in each of the first two periods to take an 8-0 lead into the final period. They added a ninth goal at 3:22 of the third to go ahead 9-0.

Morrisville finally broke through at the 8:19 mark when Liverpool native Rich Hart scored a power-play goal. Christian Vella and Jestin Somero assisted. Syracuse Stars NCDC alum Mathieu Gervais, playing in his first collegiate game, scored at 8:43 to put his team ahead 10-1. Ben Sprague scored another power-play goal for the Mustangs at 13:46 of the period. Eric Melso and Nick DeVito assisted.

Morrisville used all three of its goalies. Owen Liskiewicz played the first 9:43 allowing three goals on eight shots. Jared Young replaced him and made 14 saves allowing four goals in 17:13 of time. Finally, Jorgen Johnson relieved Young and recorded 16 saves in 32:59 of action. Johnson allowed three goals.

BOX SCORE

TOP PERFORMERS

Rich Hart - 1 Goal
Ben Spgrague - 1 Goal
Eric Melso - 1 Assist, 7 Shots

Morrisville returns to SUNYAC play this weekend and hosts Buffalo State for a pair of games. Game time is 7pm both Friday and Saturday.

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