'Cats Get The Broom In East Lansing
EAST LANSING, Mich. ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚“ The mentor tookit to the student on Saturday night at Munn Ice Arena.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The Michigan State UniversitySpartans took it to the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats with a 5-0 victory and a sweep.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ With the lossthe ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats are now 5-3-0 overall and 2-2-0 in the Central Collegiate HockeyAssociation (CCHA).ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The Spartans improve to 5-1-1 and 2-0-1 respectively.
MSU scored two of its five goals on the power play.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ TheSpartans had five opportunities on the night.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ NMU was 0-8 with the extraattacker.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Colton Fretter scored the first power-play goal at 12:11 of thefirst period.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Zak McClellan and Bryan Lerg added even strength goals in thesecond period at 3:06 and 6:45.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Drew Miller at 2:09 of the third period addedthe second power-play goal of the evening to give the home team a 4-0 lead.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Tim Crowder then added an even strength goal at 16:46 of the period.
Bill Zaniboni started in goal for the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats and lasted for26:45.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ He had 11 saves and gave up three of the goals.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Derek Janzen playedthe final 33:15 and had five saves and two goals-against.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Dominic Vicari wentthe distance for the Spartans and had 15 saves.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚
NMU could only mange 15 shots on the night.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ MSU had 21 forthe game.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚
Next week the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats will be back at the Berry Events Centeras the University of Michigan will be in town for two CCHA games (Nov. 11-12).ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The puck will drop at 7:35 p.m. both nights.