Forum staff reports, Published March 01 2013
Balance helps UND women's hockey prevail in playoff openerGRAND FORKS – Six different players scored goals for the University of North Dakota as it won the opener of its Western College Hockey Association women’s series 6-1 against Minnesota State-Mankato on Friday.
Josefine Jakobsen had a goal and two assists for the UND (24-10-1), which can close out the best-of-3 series with a win in Game 2 at 2:07 p.m. today.
Becca Kohler, Michelle Karvinen, Monique Lamoureux and Jocelyne Lamoureux each added a goal and an assist for UND.
Tracy McCann scored the lone goal for the Mavericks (10-20-5).
FIRST PERIOD: 1, UND, Kohler (J. Lamoureux, Dufault) 1:46. 2, UND, J. Lamoureux (M. Lamoureux, Williams) 8:01. 3, UND, Jakobsen (Karvinen, Eisenschmid) 12:33. 4, UND, M. Lamoureux (Jakobsen) 18:53.
SECOND PERIOD: 5, UND, Furia (Parizek, Kohler) 5:58.
THIRD PERIOD: 6, MSU, McCann (Rogan, Andersson) 1:06 (pp). 7, UND, Karvinen (Jakobsen, Dufault) 11:40 (pp).
SAVES: MSU, Butters 11-9-9–29. UND, Amsley-Benzie 1-4-5–10.