Vikings Sink Rams 3-2 At Loring Arena

By Framingham State athletics

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FRAMINGHAM – The Salem State men’s ice hockey team held off a late Framingham surge en route to a 3-2 victory in Conference action Saturday evening at Loring Arena.

With the win Framingham State is now 1-8-1 overall.

HOW IT HAPPENED:

  • Halfway through the first the Vikings were able to kill off a 5-on-3 Rams advantage of over ninety seconds to preserve the scoreless game as the two sides skated.
  • The Rams got on the board just over a minute into the second period Brendan Williams sent in a one-time pass from Soren Colstrup  to take a 1-0 lead.
  • The Vikings answered with two quick scores in the in the middle of the second. First Derek Scoggins scored with help from Jimmy Currier and Parker Wood.
  • Just under two minutes later Billy Falter  took a break out pass from Luca Ragosta  to a breakaway and beat the Rams keeper 1-on-1.

  • The Vikings added an insurance goal in the 13thminute of the 3rdwhen Connor Irving scored with assists from Wood and Currier.
  • The Rams answered under a minute later when Matt Siegel  grabbed a loose puck in the offensive zone and scored to cut the deficit back to one.
  • The Rams had a power play in the final five minutes and pulled their goalie in the final moments but the Vikings defense held strong.

INSIDE THE NUMBERS

  • In between the pipes, Sean Cleary  made 21 saves in net for the Vikings.
  • Greg Harney made 25 stops for the Rams.
  • The Rams put up 23 shots on goal to the Ravens 28.

UP NEXT:                                                                        

  • Framingham State will return to action after winter break when they host Western New England on Saturday, January 5.

Framingham Source Editor Susan Petroni

Susan Petroni Framingham Source Editor Email: editor@FraminghamSource.com Phone: 508-315-7176

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