LSSU Hockey Falls at Home to Alaska

SAULT STE. MARIE – Lake Superior State dropped a 5-3 Western Collegiate Hockey Association contest to Alaska at Taffy Abel Arena on Friday.

Despite holding a 14-9 edge on shots, the Lakers (3-9-3, 2-5-2) trailed 4-1 after the first period.

Gage Torrel, Max Humitz and J.T. Henke scored for LSSU

Mareks Mitens scored five saves on nine shots for the loss.

The two teams close out their two-game series at 7:07 p.m. Saturday.