Sweden Juniors 5, Maine 2
ORONO, Maine (AP) _ The University of Maine lost to Sweden’s junior national team 5-2 Saturday in coach Shawn Walsh’s last game before serving a one-year suspension.
Walsh begins serving the suspension Sunday. He is being punished for violating NCAA rules.
After a scoreless first period in the J.C. Penney Classic, Sweden outscored Maine 3-2 in the second period and added two goals in the third.
Scoring for Sweden were Anders Burstrom, Magnus Nilsson, Johan Davidsson, Daniel Tjarnkvist and Johan Molin. Maine’s goals were scored by Jeff Tory and Reg Cardinal.
Earlier Saturday, Union College lost to Switzerland’s junior national team 6-4.