D1 Huskies Drop Pair of Conference Games to Maryville University

By Morgan Haga

1/26/2020  Dekalb, IL – The D1 Huskies visited St. Louis, Missouri to take on Maryville University for MCH conference games. The Huskies dropped the weekend, Friday 0-5 and Saturday 2-4.

Friday night the game remained scoreless throughout the first period. The Huskies struggle to work around penalties and Maryville found the back of the net. Unfortunately, the Huskies were unable to score and fell 0-5.

Moving into Saturday the Huskies were set to win and came back strong. While Maryville was first to get to the back of the net. Brandon Ledyard found an in for the Huskies and got the score 1-2. Battling with Maryville, the Huskies got another goal scored by Nick Gonzalez and the Huskies were at a close 2-3 game. Unable to find the back of the net again, NIU fell 2-4.

The Huskies will be on home ice for MCH conference games against Waldorf University. Games will be played at Canlan Ice Center West Dundee, February 1 at 4:50pm and February 2 at 4:10pm.