Pontarelli, Gostisbehere lead Union past Bowling Green, 5-2
Freshman Michael Pontarelli scored the first two goals of his collegiate career, and junior defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere had three assists to lift 16th-ranked Union to a 5-2 non-conference hockey win over Bowling Green on Saturday at Messa Rink.
Both of Pontarelli's goals came on the power play in the third period. Gostisbehre set up the first one, coming down the left wing and centering a cross-ice pass to Pontarelli.
Pontarelli's second goal came on a 5-on-3.
Union had four power-play goals in the game. Daniel Carr and Nick Cruice had the others, both coming in the second period.
Daniel Ciampini had a goal and an assist for the Dutchmen (1-0-1).