With Rock Hockey facing huge injuries this season, they look to hopefully get back on track when everyone returns to full health. The injury bug struck early with Senior, Mavrik Goepfert suffering a concussion the first game of the season.
Junior, Andrew Siess was next after injuring his knee in the 3rd game of the season against Kentucky. Siess finally made his return back after missing the next 7 games.
Junior, Tyler Mesisca suffered a seperated shoulder against Mercyhurst University on Oct 12. Mesisca made his way back into the lineup after missing 4 games rushing back to action.
Junior, Joey Stock had gotten sick back in the begginning of October, but he fought through the illness to play. He has then been diagnosed with Mono and has not been able to return to action since Oct 12th game against Mercyhurst.
Slippery Rock has been playing a tough schedule to start the season and has been faced with many obstacles on the way. They are looking to get past these injuries and start bringing in the wins. Slippery Rock has lost some key games against teams from their conference that they needed to win.
Next game will be this Friday, November 9th at 9:00pm. They play conference foe West Virgina Mountaineers. A big game for the Rock Pride.