Douglas Jones-US PRESSWIRE
The Falcons earn their first victory of the season.
After beginning the season with two losses and three ties the Air Force Falcons were finally able to taste victory on Saturday with a 4-1 victory over Robert Morris on Sunday. The victory makes Air Force 1-2-3 on the season and 1-0-1 in in the Atlantic Hockey association.
Scott Holm gave Air Force and early lead when he deflected a shot by Adam McKenzie into the net after a nice pass from Chad Demers. The Falcons outshot Robert Morris 15-3 in the first period, but Holm was the only player able to score a goal.
Alex Halloran added a second goal int he second period before Robert Morris cut the lead in half early in the third period. David Friedmann scored on a rebound to cut the Falcon lead to 2-1. The Colonels then pulled their goalie with 1:31 left, but it led to a pair of empty net goals from Jason Fabian.