Worcester City Shootout Tournament: Worcester State 1, Assumption (First Period Summary)
By Matt Noonan
BURRILLVILLE, R.I. – In the second game of the Worcester City Shootout Tournament, Worcester State earned a lead late in the first period when Mike Leskun and Joe White connected with Conor Matsen, who registered his first collegiate goal at 14:59, which gave the Lancers a 1-0 lead over Assumption College prior to the first intermission.
The Lancers and Ice Dogs traded a few shots following the opening faceoff, but it wasn’t until a rush late in the period by the Lancers offense that resulted in the goal.
Both squads registered nine shots on net and no penalty minutes.