STEVENS POINT, Wis. - Marian University women's hockey (3-9-2, 2-4-2 NCHA) opened the second half of the season falling to Saint Benedict by a 2-1 final in overtime.
Neither team was able to find the back of the net in the opening period with the Blazers taking an early 13-8 advantage in shots. The Blazers were able to end the defensive stalemate with a goal in the second period to end the defensive stalemate. Needing a rally in the third period, senior Sheila Blower was able to light the lamp for the second time this season at the 9:44 mark. The Sabres would tie the Blazers in shots in the final period at 7-7 heading into the final period where Saint Benedict was able to seal their victory at the 2:27 mark.
Marian closes out the weekend taking on Saint Mary's (Minn.) at 5 p.m. from Stevens Point, Wis.