Game Recap October 21, 2012
Lehigh vs. Drexel
Lehigh met Drexel on home ice in this non-league matchup on October 21st 2012. The game started off clean and quick as Lehigh pulled ahead 3-1 in the first period shooting 75% with no penalities from both sides. As the game moved into the second it looked like Lehigh had everything wrapped up with a consistent offensive showing outshooting Drexel 11-8, but Drexel closed the gap an brought it within a one goal difference (3-2) before Lehigh striked again putting them back up to a two goal lead heading into the third. With the third period underway Lehigh's defense would feel the pressure. Drexel began an offensive surge outshooting Lehigh 10-4 and eventually putting one in net moving the score to 4-3 with 13 minutes left in the third period; however, Lehigh would not back down. The goal by Drexel sparked Lehigh's stingy defense who closed the game strong to preserve the 4-3 win over Drexel moving the team record to 7-3-1 for the season.
Notable goals by Tyler Edwards, Mike Eni, Tyler Lewis, and Ryan Lexa.