Found January 25, 2013 on
Fox Sports Wisconsin:
The Wisconsin men's hockey squad, now ranked No. 20 nationally, stormed past Alaska Anchorage Friday by a 5-2 margin. With their win the Badgers improved their unbeaten mark in conference play to nine games (6-0-3).
Junior forward Michael Mersch tallied two goals and added an assist to pace the host Badgers in Madison. The Badgers snapped a seven-game power-play scoring drought, tallying two goals while benefitting from the man-advantage.
All told, Wisconsin outshot UAA 37-14.
With their win the Badgers improved to 10-8-5 overall and 7-5-5 in WCHA action. Alaska Anchorage dropped to 3-15-5 overall and 1-14-4 in the league.
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The University of Wisconsin hockey team's 11-game unbeaten streak came to an end Saturday night at Kohl Center.
Miami (Ohio) took down the Badgers, 2-1, behind goals from Austin Czarnik and Curtis McKenzie.
Czarnik put the RedHawks ahead in the first period, but Michael Mersch tied the score, 1-1, with his 13th goal of the season in the second period. McKenzie scored later in...
Wisconsin head coach Mike Eaves wanted to shake up his struggling offense, so he switched around his centers before this weekend's series with Alaska-Anchorage. Would it work was the big question and the answer came in the form of a 5-2 win over the Seawolves. The 20th ranked Badgers improve to 10-8-5 overall and 7-5-5 in WCHA play after the win.
Michael Mersch, who teamed...