by Sault College Athletics
Sault College Cougars competed in in the Schupan Memorial Tournament this past weekend in Midland Michigan, hosted by Northwood University. The tournament ran from October 18th to the Oct 20th, 2018 and the following are the results:
October 18, 2018 – Sault College Cougars vs. Central Michigan University (CMU) – ACHA Men’s Division 3
The Cougars outmatched the CMU in their first game of the tournament by a score of 17-5. Strong performances on the scoreboard were provided by Ryan Vendramin, Mark Tassone and Austin Rowe.
October 19, 2018 – Sault College Cougars vs Northwood University – ACHA Men’s Division 3
Northwood University came out strong in the first period holding the Cougars to only 1 goal in the 1st period. Mark Tassone opened up the scoring in the second period, and 5 more goals followed prior to the 40 minute mark of the game. The Cougars were able to add 3 more in the 3rd period for a final score of 10-0 against the tournament host.
October 20, 2018 – Sault College Cougars vs Saginaw Valley State University (SVSU) – ACHA Men’s Division 3
Mark Tassone of the Cougars hit the scoreboard first, with Matt Carter of SVSU following up seconds later to tie the game. Steven Roberts and Jonathan Thomas of SVSU scored 2 additional times in addition to Ryan Vendramin’s 1st period goal. With SVSU leading the Cougars by 1 goal at the end of the 1st period, the Cougars rallied back to score 4 additional goals in the 2nd period with SVSU adding 1 goal as well. Parker Morgan of the Cougars added the lone 3rd period goal to finish the game with a 7-4 win.
The Cougar’s next action is November 3rd and 4th when they travel to Michigan State (6-0-0) for 2 road games. Sault College will take a weekend off with an 8-1-0 record.