Wildcats Bounce Back with Huge 5-4 Win Over Central Oklahoma
November 7, 2019
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Tucson Ariz.- University of Arizona Wildcat Hockey answered back from overtime loss over Arizona State with a huge 5-4 win over Central Oklahoma. Down 2-1 heading into the third period, the Cats, scored 4 goals in the period to come out victorious. The Wildcats were led by Bayley Marshall and Justin Plumhoff who had a goal and an assist each on the night. Arizona goaltender, Anthony Ciurro, earned the win stopping 37 of 41 shots.
When asked about final thoughts of the game head coach, Chad Berman, said “Anytime you can get points for that team it is huge. No we need to shift our focus to a quick turnaround with a tough Oklahoma team coming tomorrow.”
The Wildcats will be back in action Friday at 1PM to take on Oklahoma University (OU) in another WCHL conference game. The Wildcats defeated OU back in October on the road from a lone goal from Matthew Hohl. Goaltender, Anthony Ciurro, picked up the shutout in the victory.
Following this weekend, the Wildcats will play two home games on the 15th and 16th of November at 7:30PM vs. Western Michigan. Western Michigan currently has a record of 6-5-0 and are led by forward, Wyatt Ford, who has 24 points in 11 games played. The last time this two teams played each other was in the 2016 National Tournament when the Wildcats broke a 13-year winless streak at the National Tournament.
UA Hockey home game tickets are available at the TCC box office or by calling 791-4101 option #1.
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