BEMIDJI, MINn. - Hannah Brandt’s goal with 7 minutes, 14 seconds left in the third period — her second goal of the game — broke a tie and sparked the Gophers women’s hockey team to a 4-3 WCHA victory over Bemidji State on Saturday.
The victory was the 57th consecutive for the Gophers (8-0, 6-0 WCHA), who trailed 2-1 late in the first period.
Brandt’s first goal came 29 seconds into the game. But the Beavers (3-4-1, 0-2-0) got goals from Jenessa Philipczyk and Lauren Miller to take a 2-1 lead with 4:56 to play in the first period.
The Gophers’ Kelly Terry scored with eight seconds left in the opening period to tie the score 2-2. Rachael Bona’s early second-period goal gave the Gophers a 3-2 lead.
The Beavers tied the score at 3-3 on Hanna Moher’s goal at 4:08 of the third period.
The Gophers, who were outshot 11-7 in the first period, outshot the Beavers 24-10 over the final two periods for a 31-21 shot advantage.
Amanda Leveille had 18 saves for the Gophers, Brittni Mowat 27 for Bemidji State.
The Gophers were 6-0 against the Beavers last season, including a 3-2 overtime victory on Feb. 16 that extended their winning streak to 40 games.
|Chicago WSox - WP: R. Belisario||7||FINAL|
|Detroit - LP: J. Soria||4|
|Colorado - LP: P. Hernandez||1||FINAL|
|Chicago Cubs - WP: J. Arrieta||3|
|St. Louis - WP: S. Miller||6||FINAL|
|San Diego - LP: O. Despaigne||2|
|Philadelphia - WP: A. Bastardo||10||FINAL|
|Washington - LP: G. Gonzalez||4|
|LA Angels - WP: H. Santiago||1||FINAL|
|Baltimore - LP: R. Webb||0|
|Seattle - WP: J. Beimel||6||FINAL|
|Cleveland - LP: B. Shaw||5|
|Cincinnati - WP: J. Cueto||3||FINAL|
|Miami - LP: T. Koehler||1|
|Minnesota - LP: C. Thielbar||3||FINAL|
|Kansas City - WP: Y. Ventura||6|
|Toronto - WP: A. Sanchez||6||FINAL|
|Houston - LP: C. Qualls||5|
|Pittsburgh - LP: J. Locke||4||FINAL|
|Arizona - WP: O. Perez||7|
|Atlanta - LP: J. Teheran||1||FINAL|
|Los Angeles - WP: C. Kershaw||2|
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