Falcons Finish Sweep of Chargers

By October 18, 2014 September 26th, 2015 Game Recaps

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The Falcons finished their first sweep of the ’14-’15 campaign over the Alabama-Huntsville Chargers, winning Saturday 4-1.

Tomas Sholl started in net for the Falcons and stopped 19 of 20 shots. Matt LaRose turned aside 40 of 44 attempts.

Both teams skated to a scoreless tie after the first 20 minutes of action. The Falcons managed to challenge LaRose with 15 shots while the Chargers fired 7 attempts on Sholl.

The Falcons scored their first goal while on the power play at 2:39 of the second period. Brandon Hawkins tallied his second goal of the weekend and was assisted by Ben Murphy and Mark Friedman.

Jakob Reichert continued the youth movement at 8:13 with Bowling Green’s second goal. Fellow freshman Mitchell McLain assisted on the goal.

Kevin Dufour kept his hot streak alive with a goal at 14:51 of the second period. With assists from Nolan Valleau and Pierre-Luc Mercier, Dufour scored what would be his first of two goals on the evening.

The Chargers were finally able to break their weekend shutout at 18:04 of the second period. Frank Misuraca was assisted on the Huntsville goal by Brent Fletcher.

LaRose was pelted with shots in the second frame, stopping 14 of 17 Falcon attempts. Sholl stopped six of seven Charger attempts.

Kevin Dufour picked up his nation-leading sixth goal at 13:22 of the third period. Pierre-Lux Mercier and Matt Pohlkamp assisted on the Falcon’s final marker and the Falcons held on to win 4-1.

Bowling Green (3-1-0, 2-0-0) will travel to Potsdam, NY next weekend to face the Clarkson Golden Knights in an out of conference matchup.

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 11th 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 @DrewEvansBG and by e-mail at Drew@bgsuhockey.com.