Notre Dame splits weekend back-to-back with Niagara

Published: Jan. 3, 2022 at 12:35 AM EST
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (WNDU) - The Fighting Irish hockey team split a weekend back-to-back with Niagara, losing their opening matchup before winning in convincing fashion in the second.

Niagara had 10th-ranked Notre Dame’s number Saturday night, winning 3-1. Spencer Stastney was responsible for the lone Irish goal.

On Sunday, though, Notre Dame played with a renewed intensity. Trevor Janicke and Cam Burkeboth scored a pair of goals for Notre Dame as they cruised to a 5-0 victory.

The team moves to 13-6 on the season with that pair of results in the books. Next, they travel to Penn State to take on the Nittany Lions in a Friday/Saturday back-to-back.

Copyright 2022 WNDU. All rights reserved.