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UWSP hockey advances to conference title


DULUTH, Minn. – The UW-Stevens Point men's hockey team advances to its first Northern Collegiate Hockey Association (NCHA) Peters' Cup Championship since 2000 with a 5-1 victory over the Saints of the College of St. Scholastica Saturday evening.

The Pointers used goals from five different players and three points from senior Kent Detlefsen (Lakeville, MN/Rochester)to seal the semifinal playoff victory.

Freshman goaltender Brandon Jaeger (Champlin, MN/Champlin Park) tallied 40 saves on the evening to give the Pointers the victory.

UW-Stevens Point (14-10-4) will face defending National Champion and NCHA regular-season champion St. Norbert College in the league championship game on Saturday, March 3 at Cornerstone Community Center in De Pere, Wis.

Courtesy: UWSP Sports Information

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