First Period Geary Goal Holds Up as Men's Hockey Shuts Out Huskies

Pat Geary scored the game's only goal to return Bowdoin to the win column.
Pat Geary scored the game's only goal to return Bowdoin to the win column.

GORHAM, Maine – Pat Geary scored the game's lone goal to return the Bowdoin men's ice hockey team to the win column with a 1-0 victory at the University of Southern Maine on Tuesday evening.

The Polar Bears climb to 3-5-0 on the year while dropping the Huskies to 1-8-3.

Game Highlights

  • Geary tallied the only goal at 14:02 of the opening period. Geary cleaned up his own rebound to put the Polar Bears ahead, with his initial shot being set up by Spencer Antunez and Jack Bliss.
  • Alex Zafonte posted his second shutout of the season with 23 stops, including 13 in the final frame.

By the Numbers

  • Bowdoin held a 27-23 edge in shots.
  • Both teams went 0-for-2 on the power play.
  • Anthony D'Aloisio turned away 26 shots for the Huskies before being pulled in the final 1:15 in favor of an extra skater.

Up Next

  • The Polar Bears host Tufts on Friday evening beginning at 7:00 p.m.