Axemen Continue to Roll with 6-1 Win Over Dalhousie
The Acadia Axemen continue to roll towards a date with destiny. That destiny is a meeting with the UNB Varsity Reds in their last regular season game, a game that has huge implications for first overall in the conference. It’s a game that promises to have a major impact on the AUS playoff picture.
But first, the Dalhousie Tigers stood in the way.
The Axemen proved why the Tigers were no more than a speed bump on the road to first place. They dropped the Tigers with a resounding 6-1 victory on home ice February 8, outshooting them 48-18, including a 22-5 edge in the first period. It was a barrage that resulted in a 3-0 Acadia lead after the opening frame.
The CIS fourth ranked Axemen made a statement to UNB that they will keep pace with them, as UNB also won their game, 4-0 over Moncton. They currently sit two points back of UNB in the standings.Read more »