U.S. Onto Semifinals

The U.S. completed a perfect preliminary round at the World Junior Championship today by beating Finland 5-3. The U.S. got off to a 5-0 lead after two periods thanks to a hat trick by Boston University’s Colin Wilson, a Winnipeg native. New Hampshire’s James vanRiemsdyk continued his stellar tournament by scoring a goal and adding…
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Gameday Final: New Hampshire 7, UND 4

First period UND 1, New Hampshire 0 — Evan Trupp (Derrick LaPoint, Matt Watkins) 14:53. Just as a power play expired, Watkins took the puck off the boards and sent it back to LaPoint. The defenseman flipped a snap shot from the point to Trupp, who was standing to the side of the net. Trupp…
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Radke Takes Advantage Of Spot

Today’s game story more focused on UND’s third line, which came up big Friday. But one individual player that you could single out on that line is Kyle Radke. Radke hadn’t played in nearly two months. After the game, he joked "I was pretty rested, you could say." He had been moved back-and-forth between forward and…
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Gameday Final: UND 3, New Hampshire 1

First period UND 1, NH 0 — Darcy Zajac (Ryan Martens, Kyle Radke) 19:20. Martens picked the puck off the end wall and put it in the slot, where Zajac was standing. Zajac one-timed it past Regan to the far side. Second period No scoring. Third period UND 1, NH 1 — Jerry Pollastrone (Peter…
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Americans Win Again

UND may be breathing sighs of relief that it doesn’t have to see James vanRiemsdyk on the other bench tonight. vanRiemsdyk continued his fantastic play at the World Juniors by scoring a goal and setting up two others in a 4-2 American win over the Swiss. USA outshot the Swiss 51-18 and scored all four…
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