The Michigan Wolverines came out on top with a 7-3 win over the Windsor Lancers in men’s hockey exhibition action, at Yost Arena in Ann Arbor on Tuesday night.
Even though the team came out a bit flat footed early in the game, down 1-0 after the first period, the Wolverines managed to capitalize on five goals in the second to take a 5-1 lead and eventually pushed forward for the 7-3 win.
The Wolverines prepare for their first regular season games this week when they host the Rochester Institute of Technology for a two game matchup on Thursday and Friday at Yost Arena.
DPP-8447: Matt Beaudoin puts the breaks on Michigan’s Brennan Serville .. just moments into the game.
DPP-8456: Lancers and Wolverines lineup at their blue lines for both American and Canadian national anthems.
DPP-8457: Brennan Serville dumps the puck into the Windsor zone
DPP-8475: While fighting a penalty, Lancers Elliott Richardson desperately launches the puck past Michigan’s Daniel Milne
DPP-8510: Michigan’s Kevin Clare battles for the puck with Lancers forward Myles Doan
DPP-8515: Andrew Copp drives to the Windsor net late in the first period.
DPP-8547: Wolverines forward Daniel Milne dangles through a blockade near the Windsor goal.
DPP-8553: Wolverines forward Jeff Rohrkemper and Windor’s Clinton MacKenzie both react to a rebound in front of the Lancers net
DPP-8556: Michigan’s Andrew Sinelli edges past Lancer forward Tom Craig late in the first period
DPP-8585: Michigan forward Luke Moffatt drives a slap shot on the Windsor goal late in the first.
DPP8586: Michigan forward Justin Selman reacts to a disallowed goal late in the first
DPP-8607: DJ Turner launches the puck past Michigan’s Luke Moffatt in an attempt to clear the Windsor zone
DPP-8654: Michigan Hockey Pep Band
DPP-8657: Michigan students clap in unison while cheering hail to the victors
DPP-8691: Michigan’s Kevin Clare battles for the puck against Windsor forward DJ Turner behind the Michigan goal early in the second period
DPP-8723: Brennan Serville recycles the puck in the Michigan zone early in the second
DPP-8737: Andrew Copp and Brennan Serville celebrate with Michigan goaltender Steve Racine after a goal by Justin Selman to give the Wolverines a 2-1 lead.
DPP-8911: Windsor goaltender Parker Van Buskirk relaxes for a moment while a time out took place midway through the second
DPP-8947: Derek Beblois slides the puck past Windsor goaltender Parker Van Buskirk just 41 seconds into the third, giving the Wolverines a 6-1 lead
DPP-8998: A.J. Treais is denied by Van Buskirk late in the third