Presque Isle, ME – In the Owls home opener the University of Maine at Presque Isle took on North Atlantic Conference opponent in the double overtime match. The game ended in a 0-0 tie, on the rainy day in Presque Isle.
The weather had no effect on UMPI goalie Savannah Rodriguez (Fy. Presque Isle, ME), with 17 saves on the game. The Presque Isle local freshman had support from her teammates defensively, keeping the reigning NAC champions scoreless on the game. Despite the Owls dealing with multiple starters missing time in the game due to injuries, UMPI fought hard throughout the double OT game.
The Beavers had an impressive defensive performance, holding the Owls to only one shot on goal.
The Owls will have a short turnaround, with a home match vs University of Maine at Machias tomorrow at 3:00pm.