Brown Defeats Western Ontario, 4-1, In An Exhibition Game
Oct. 25, 2002
PROVIDENCE, RI - The Brown men's ice hockey team scored twice in the first period and twice in the third en route to a 4-1 victory over visiting Western Ontario in an exhibition contest Friday evening at Meehan Auditorium.
Junior Yann Danis stopped all 11 shots he faced in 32:33 minutes of action, before giving way to sophomore Scott Rowan. The Mustangs tallied a power play goal with just 12 seconds remaining in the second period to come within one, but Rowan and the rest of the Bears shut Western Ontario down for the final 20 minutes.
Senior Keith Kirley connected with junior Brent Robinson, who scored on the power play at 8:05 of the third, sending the puck home from between the two face-off circles. Haggett scored a short-handed goal for the Bears with just 3:33 remaining, accounting for the fourth goal. Junior Nick Ringstad earned an assist on the play.
Rowan stopped 12 shots in the third for a total of 14 saves.
The Bears open the 2002-2003 season on Saturday, November 2, when they host Harvard at 7:00 p.m. in the 138th meeting between the two schools.