BEVERLY, Mass. – The No. 10/12 nationally-ranked Endicott men's ice hockey team traveled to Becker for a Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) matchup and the Gulls came away with an 8-0 shutout.
Endicott netted two goals in the first four minutes of play and never looked back.
Just 45 seconds into the second frame, Jason Kalinowski (Stamford, Conn.) made that lead 4-0 with his fifth goal of the season.
The Gulls continued to dominate play in the third period and saw a flurry of goals as a result. Daniel Kucerovy (Bethel Park, Pa.) found the back of the net twice, while John Carricato (Ridge, N.Y.) and Luke Rodgers (Clarkston, Mich.) each scored once to secure the 8-0 shutout.
Elijah Harris (Haverhill, Mass.) earned his first collegiate win and shutout with 18 saves between the pipes.
BEYOND THE BOX SCORE
- Endicott improved to 8-0-0 in the all-time series against Becker.
- The Gulls have outscored the Hawks 59-8.
- 12 different Gulls recorded at least one assist throughout the game.
- R.J. Tolan collected his 200th career win as a head coach.
Endicott (14-4-2, 8-4-0 CCC) travels to the University of New England on Friday, February 1 for a 7 PM contest. Becker (2-17-1, 1-10-1 CCC) hosts Western New England at 7 PM on February 1.
(Photo Credit - David Le '10)