The Calvin Knights ACHA D3 Hockey Team shut out Northwood University 9-0 on Saturday night.
In the first period the Knights came out strong and quickly found the back of the net with a goal from Nick Workman with the assists from Zach Nowak and Will Housekamp. After the Knights goal it seemed that the Timberwolves were going to find the equalizer, until, the Knights struck again on the powerplay with a goal coming from Sam Shaver with the helpers from Will Housekamp and Zach Nowak. The first period concluded with the Knights ahead 2-0.
The second period was all Calvin as it put up six more goals on the Timberwolves. The first goal in the second period for the Knights came from Will Housekamp with the assist from Zach Nowak. The second goal for the Knights was scored by Nick Workman with the assist coming again from Zach Nowak. The third goal of the second came courtesy of Ben Morse with the assists from Tyler Groot and Will Housekamp. Soon after the Knights found the back of the net once more with a goal from Zach Nowak with the helper from Nathan Pohl. Just a minute later the Knights struck again with a goal from Jake Oakes with the assist from Will Housekamp. Finally the sixth goal of the second period was scored by Zach Nowak with helpers coming from Will Housekamp and Nick Workman. At the end of the second the Knights were ahead of the Timberwolves 8-0.
In the third period the Knights only found the back of the net one more time. The Knights ninth goal of the game came from Nick Workman with the assists from Will Housekamp and Brennan McClain. This also completed the hat-trick for Workman on the night. The third period concluded with a final score of 9-0.
Knights goaltender Sam Ydenberg held the Timberwolves scoreless with 24 saves.