Saint John’s will be facing off against the Mankato State Mavericks on Saturday, February 24th. This game will be played at Gagliardi Dome at Saint John’s University at 5:30 PM. When they played in the 2017 season, the Johnnies won 23-6. Mankato finished the season 2-8 last year, while the Johnnies went 7-8 overall.
Saint John’s will be fresh off a game from the night before, but will look to keep up the pressure. Mankato played the University of Minnesota on Saturday, February 3rd. One player to watch this game for the Johnnies is goaltender Ryan Nelson. After a season off, this netminder should be ready to roll again. Mankato’s player to watch is sophomore attack Andy Henderson. Henderson buried the Mavericks lone goal against the University of Minnesota.
The following game for the Johnnies will be against the University of Dayton in Nashville, TN on Friday, March 9th.
Note: The game vs SCSU on 2/23/18 was postponed
Note: The SJU Alumni game schedule to follow the game vs Mankato as also been postponed because of inclement weather.
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