PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — The Endicott men's ice hockey team lost to No. 8/10 nationally ranked Salve Regina, 5-1, on Saturday Afternoon in conference action at Portsmouth Abby Ice Rink.
The Seahawks raced out to a 4-0 lead over the first 41 minutes of action and never trailed the rest of the way.
Endicott was able to break up the shutout with a goal from James Winker (York, Maine) at 2:11 of the third. Tommy Besinger (Milton, Mass.) and Jake Simons (Coral Springs, Fla.) assisted on Winkler's second goal of the season.
Salve Regina goalie Blake Wojtala (Trenton, Mich.) made 33 saves to improve to 4-1-1 on the year, while Elijah Harris (Haverhill, Mass.) stopped 27 shots in his collegiate debut.
BEYOND THE BOX SCORE
- Salve Regina has won three games in a row.
- Endicott is 1-2-0 on the road this season.
Endicott (3-3-1, 3-3-0 CCC) hosts Salem State University in non-conference action on Sunday, November 25 at 1 PM. No. 8/10 Salve Regina (4-1-1, 4-1-1 CCC) takes on Bryn Athyn on Saturday, November 24 in the Skidmore Thanksgiving Invitational at 5 PM.
(Photo Credit - David Le '10)