Stewart Scores But Penmen Drop 2-1 Decision At Colby College Tuesday

Cole Stewart takes a shot against a Post defender

BOX SCORE

When and Where: November 26, 2019 – Waterville, Maine (Alfond Rink)
Score: Colby College 2, Southern New Hampshire University 1
Records: SNHU 6-2-0, Colby 2-2-0

Sophomore Cole Stewart (Alpharetta, Ga.) tallied for the Penmen in the second period, but SNHU fell on the road at Colby College Tuesday 2-1.

STANDOUT PERFORMERS
  • Stewart scored the lone goal for the Penmen at 12:58 of the second period which tied the game at 1-1.  It was his third goal of the season.
  • Sophomore Travis Quigley (North Babylon, N.Y.) and sophomore Andy Somerville (Medford, Mass.) had the assists.
  • Brendan Murphy won the contest for the Mules with a goal at 16:29 of the third period.
  • Senior Kurt Gutting (Weymouth, Mass.) had another tremendous night in goal, making a career-high 61 saves.  
  • Gutting was named the NE10 Goalie of the Week for the second time this season after coming up with 50 saves at Saint Anselm in a 4-3 win last Friday.
  • Andy Beran made 34 saves in his collegiate debut for Colby.
NOTES
  • The Mules outshot the Penmen for the game 63-35, including 29-9 in the final stanza.
  • Both squads went 0-for-1 on the power-play.
  • The Penmen saw a six-game win streak snapped in the loss.  SNHU had not dropped a contest since the season-opener against Bryn Athyn.
  • SNHU and Colby College were playing for the first time.  
WHAT'S NEXT
  • The Penmen will be home game The Ice Den over the weekend to host the Manchester PAL Cup.  SNHU will host Morrisville at 1:50 p.m.  Wentworth and UMass Dartmouth will follow at 4:50 p.m.
  • The consolation game of the tournament is scheduled for 1:50 p.m. on Sunday, December 1.  Saturday's winners will play at 4:50 p.m. on Sunday.

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