A pair of goals from Derek A. Smith was all that they Lakers needed for a 2-1 win over the RedHawks on Friday night. Smith scored his first goal of the season banking it off of a Miami defenseman in front of the net early in the second period.
Smith added his second goal of the game a couple minutes later off after a faceoff win by freshman Matt Martello.
Jakaitis recorded 25 saves, while RedHawks' goaltender Charlie Effinger finished with 20 saves.
Saturday night, Miami took the lead with national scoring leader Nathan Davis scoring his tenth goal of the season just minutes into the second period. LSSU's Jeff Rainville scored just over two minutes later to give the Lakers a 1-1 tie. Justin Mercier scored on the power play to
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