After a long break from action, the UAA hockey team returns to the ice this weekend for a two-game series with Lake Superior State.
The Seawolves, who played their last game Dec. 7, will host the Lakers on Saturday and Sunday at the Seawolf Sports Complex. Saturday’s game starts at 5 p.m. and Sunday’s starts at 3 p.m.
Lake Superior State is coming to Alaska after spending last weekend in Vermont, where it lost nonconference games on Saturday and Sunday.
The series is a battle between two teams in the bottom half of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association standings.
The Lakers are tied for seventh place in the conference with 14 points. UAA is in ninth place with 10 points, three points ahead of last-place Alabama Huntsville.
Lake Superior State is 6-17-1 overall and 4-9-1 in the WCHA. UAA is 2-11-3 overall and 2-8-2 in the WCHA.