The Calvin Knights ACHA D3 Hockey Team defeated the Indiana Tech Warriors on Friday night 4-3.
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 assist from Zach Nowak. A couple minutes later the Knights got another goal, this one coming from Ben Morse with the helpers from Sam Shaver and Jake Oakes. Later in the period the Warriors found two goals of their own and tied the game at 2-2. The Knights fought hard trying to regain the lead but could not find the answer to get past the Warriors goaltender. The first period concluded with the game tied at 2-2.
In the second period both teams fought hard to find the go ahead goal. Towards the end of period the Knights found the back of the net with a goal from Cal Erdmann with the assists from Nick Workman and Will Houskamp. The second period ended with the Knights in the lead 3-2.
In the third period the Warriors found the equalizer early and the game was tied once again. Both teams then went on to have good chances but neither of them found the back of the net. Late in the third the Knights finally found the breakthrough once again with a goal coming from Will Houskamp with the helper from Nick Workman. The game concluded with a Knights victory over the Warriors 4-3.
Knights goaltender Brett Avery had a strong game with 23 saves on the night.