Courtesy of RITAthletics.com
Matthews made 25 saves in Friday’s 4-3 win at Army before totaling a career-high 40 saves to preserve Saturday’s 2-2 tie with the Black Knights. He stopped all 14 shots he faced in the third period of Saturday’s game to force OT.
Wilkie scored his first collegiate goal in Friday’s 4-3 victory at Army before logging his first assist in a Tiger sweater in Sunday’s 4-4 tie. He also totaled 21 face-off wins, including 12 in Saturday’s game – one which went directly back to freshman forward Grady Hobbs for a one-timer from the top of the face-off circle to put RIT up 2-0 in the first period.
RIT is scheduled to host St. Lawrence this Saturday (Oct. 16) in the annual Brick City Weekend game at Blue Cross Arena in downtown Rochester. Face-off is set for 7:05 p.m.