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St. Thomas (Minn.) Athletics | February 3, 2014

St. Thomas (Minn.) makes season debut in USCHO poll

SAINT PAUL, Minn. -- Riding a 10-game unbeaten streak, St. Thomas (Minn.) has climbed into the USCHO top-10 rankings released on Monday.

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This past week, St. Thomas (13-3-3) scored a 2-1 road victory against No. 5 Wisconsin-River Falls on Friday, and swept close games with Augsburg -- a 2-1 overtime win on Saturday, 2-0 win on Sunday -- to close out a 3-0 weekend.

UST ran its unbeaten streak to 10 games (8-0-2) and moved into sole possession of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference lead. In three wins during five days, senior All-America goalie Alise Riedel stopped 91 of 93 shots, and Lauren Mumm and Christine Rozeske each had two goals on the week.

Gustavus Adolphus, who had led the MIAC, was swept by 4-2 scores this weekend versus Saint Benedict to fall out of first place. The Gusties dropped to No. 9 in the rankings.