The Coast Guard Academy competed at the ACHA National Championship in St. Louis over the weekend. It was Coast Guard's first appearance in the national championship.
Coast Guard led the #1 team in the nation, Hope 2-1 before falling 3-2 in the opening round. IN the second game, the Bears lost to #8 Central Michigan 6-3 and closed the tournament with a 4-0 loss to #9 Iowa State to finish the season with a record of 13-7 overall.
Junior Frank Linso led the team in points with three goals and an assist. Senior Connor Gallagher and freshman Kyle Jacobson also scored for the Bears.
Freshman Stone Grant had a .881 save percentage. He was spectacular against #1 Hope as he registered 43 saves.