University of Denver Pioneers
Colorado College’s Rylan Schwartz scored the tying goal and assisted on Charlie Taft’s game-winner Sunday as the Tigers beat Denver 4-3 in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association playoffs.
Shawn Ostrow had two goals as Denver beat Alaska-Anchorage 6-1 Sunday to wrap up the fifth seed in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association playoffs.
As his team was in the midst of a frenzied celebration on the field, Denver Pioneers lacrosse coach Bill Tierney casually stood back, arms folded, and soaked in the scene from the sideline.
Jeremy Noble had four goals and Jamie Faus stopped 13 shots, helping Denver rally for a 13-10 victory over Villanova on Sunday in the first NCAA tournament lacrosse game played west of the Mississippi River.
The University of Denver, hosting the ECAC conference tournament showed Fairfield who’s boss on Saturday.
Nick Shore, Jarrod Mermis, Luke Salazar and Kyle Ostrow all scored in the third period, as second-seed Denver beat Bemidji State 6-2 on Friday in the semifinals of the WCHA Final Five.
Aaron Marvin scored the game-winning goal with 1:36 to play as St. Cloud State beat Denver 3-2 on Friday in a Western Collegiate Hockey Association game.
Rich Purslow tallied two goals and added an assist and John Faulkner made 27 saves as No. 12 Nebraska Omaha beat No. 6 Denver, 5-2, in WCHA Friday night.
George Gwozdecky and his staff didn’t have to go very far to recruit Drew and Nick Shore. The Denver kids are two very big reasons the University of Denver Pioneers are once again contenders for a national title.
Top-ranked Minnesota Duluth got goals from Justin Faulk and Mike Connolly to beat Denver 2-1 on Saturday, earning a split of their Western Collegiate Hockey Association series.