Weekend Preview: #16 Lake Superior

By November 27, 2013Notebooks

The Brown and Orange find themselves struggling to play with a lead. Will this weekend against the Lakers be the weekend they start putting teams away?

Ticket Information

Click here for ticket information from Lake Superior.

Cooper Named WCHA Offensive Player of the Week

Thanks to a four goal weekend against Minnesota State, the sophomore forward was named the league’s offensive player of the week. Cooper had a hat trick in Friday’s game. Read more at the WCHA web site.

Mohler in the Mix, Carpenter Looks to Be a Month Away

Coach Bergeron said in his weekly press conference (available below) that Brett Mohler should be in the mix for this weekend’s games. Ryan Carpenter is (very) tentatively scheduled to return 1/3/14 vs. Alabama-Huntsville.

Getting to Know the Lakers

Lake Superior is coming off a split with Bemidji State this past weekend. The team is led offensively by freshman Alex Globke. The forward has a 8-7-15 scoring line in twelve games. The Lakers also feature a couple of goalies that have received starts. Kevin Kapalka is the current #1 with a 4-3-1 record, 2.22 GAA, and .941 save percentage.

Weekly Press Conference

Game Coverage

Game 1

11/29/13 @ 7:37pm EST
Clarence “Taffy” Abel Arena (4,000) – Sault Ste. Marie, MI

Radio: 88.1 WBGU-FM (BGRSO)
Play-by-Play: Kevin Meyers

Tune in thirty minutes before puck drop and after the game to listen to the BGSUHockey.com Pre and Post Game shows.

Video: WCHA-TV (America One – Subscription)

Game 2

11/30/13 @ 7:07pm EST
Clarence “Taffy” Abel Arena (4,000) – Sault Ste. Marie, MI

Radio: 88.1 WBGU-FM (BGRSO)
Play-by-Play: Kevin Meyers

Tune in thirty minutes before puck drop and after the game to listen to the BGSUHockey.com Pre and Post Game shows.

Video: WCHA-TV (America One – Subscription)

Media Notes

BGSU Athletic Department: Falcons Will Face No. 16 Lake Superior State on Thanksgiving Weekend

LSSU Athletic Department: Lakers host Bowling Green over Thanksgiving weekend

WCHA: Four WCHA Series Highlight Thanksgiving Weekend; First Place Ferris State at Northern Michigan, Bowling Green at Lake Superior State, Alaska Anchorage at Minnesota State, Michigan Tech at Alaska

Conference Standings

Courtesy of WCHA.com

WCHA League Standings (as of 11/24/13)

National Rankings

Courtesy of USCHO.com

USCHO.com Poll - 11/25/13USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Poll - 11/25/13

 

Drew Evans

About Drew Evans

Drew is a co-founder and the editor for BGSUHockey.com. When he’s not in the press box he makes (legal) drugs at a northwest Ohio compounding pharmacy. Drew is entering his eighth season covering Falcon hockey and has been a fan of the program since his time as a student beginning in 2003. He can be reached on Twitter @BGSUHockeySite and by e-mail at Drew@bgsuhockey.com.

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