BEVERLY, Mass.- Coming off of a five day layoff following their 3-2 win over Keene State, the Endicott men's ice hockey team was back in action Saturday as they played host to Boston University for their ACHA Northeast match-up. The Gulls would come up short against the Terriers, losing 6-1 as the Terriers improved to 2-3 on the road and 5-4-1 overall. Endicott fell to 2-4-1 at home and 5-4-2 overall. The team has a week off before playing host to Keene State at the Pingree School on Saturday at 7:30 p.m.
The Gulls and Terriers would play to a 1-1 score after the first period as Kyle Webb (Reading, Mass.) Scored with 9:07 on the clock to even the score. Webb was assisted by Jake Rand (Winthrop, Mass.) and Alex Dodds (Grantham, N.H.). The goal gives Webb nine points on the season, one behind Dodds' 10. BU'S goal came from Riley Marotta just 3:48 into the game with Dillon Schuyler and Scott Woods assisted.
That would be all the scoring Endicott could muster the rest of the way as the Gulls would eventually fall 6-1. The Terriers tallied three goals in the second with two Matt Fineberg goals sandwiching a Mike Minarczyk goal before posting two more in the third from Tyler Trubish and Nick Lupo.
Goalie Nick Russo (Waltham, Mass.) ended the game with 39 saves on 45 shots.
The Gulls are now 2-3 in conference play and 5-4-2 overall. The team has a week off before playing host to Keene State at the Pingree School on Saturday at 7:30 p.m.