Ice Hockey Wins Home Opener, Splits With Michigan

The Hope College ice hockey team skated to a 5-1 victory against the University of Michigan in its American College Hockey Association home opener on Friday at Griff's Ice House West.

The Flying Dutchmen dropped Saturday's rematch 6-3 in Canton to put themselves at 3-1 on the season.

On Friday, Austen Peterson, pictured, scored twice to lead a decisive three-goal period for the Flying Dutchmen. 

Cam Wiederhoeft had the game-winning goal in the second period.

Goalie Austin Kane made 31 saves.

On Saturday, Michigan recorded a three-goal third period to break a tie score. 

Max Mones and Caleb Wortz each collected a goal and an assist for Hope.

 

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