Blugolds get 5-2 women's hockey win over Oles

Mike Ludwig
January 3, 2014

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. - UW-Eau Claire scored twice in the third period to seal a 5-2 women's hockey win over visiting St. Olaf on Friday night.

Caroline Ponessa and Margot Fleming scored second period goals for St. Olaf, which held a 31-20 advantage in shots.

UW-Eau Claire had a combined 29 saves from goaltenders Paige Turner (7) and Kim Van Brunt (22) and goals from five different players in the win.

The teams meet tomorrow in the series finale at Northfield Ice Arena at 3 p.m.

Contact media relations specialist Mike Ludwig at (507) 786-3834 or ludwigm@stolaf.edu.