Denver hockey outscored Air Force 12-1 in a two-game home-and-home sweep of Air Force, including a dominating 8-0 victory on Saturday. Denver’s top line of Carter Savoie, Cole Guttman, and Bobby Brink has racked up 26 points in 4 games, Savoie leads the NCAA points per game at 2.75.
— Denver Hockey (@DU_Hockey) October 17, 2021
Denver men’s soccer (8-2-2, 3-0-0) had a fantastic non-conference week, defeating the University of Virginia on the road 2-1 and a tie home against Stanford, 1-1.
Denver got a late regulation goal by Kengo Ohira at the 80-minute mark to draw even with the Cavaliers in Charlottesville, Virginia before Destan Norman finished off the Cavs in OT at 95:04 for the dramatic Pioneer win.
— NCAA Soccer (@NCAASoccer) October 12, 2021
On Saturday afternoon, a penalty kick by Stefan DeLeone at 78′ drew DU even with Stanford in front of a packed house at Pioneer Field and the teams batteled to a 1-1 draw in extra time.
— Denver MSoccer (@DU_MSoccer) October 17, 2021
Denver women’s soccer (10-5, 5-0) crushed UMKC on Saturday 6-1 and defeated Oral Roberts 2-0 at Pioneer Field. Denver dominated both matches and appears to be peaking at the right time with 47 shots and 23 shots-on-goal during the two-game set.
Denver Volleyball (16-2, 7-1) returned home with a convincing win against South Dakota State University, 25-11, 25-22, 25-19, Thursday night. Denver earned a thrilling Saturday afternoon match against South Dakota. DU trailed 25-12, 25-20 after the first two sets. The Pioneers stormed back, sweeping the next three sets, 25-13, 25-17, 15-10 for a thrilling win. Denver moves into a tie in the Summit League standings with Omaha.
– Pioneers rally from down two sets.
– Bartalo records 1,000th career kill
— Denver Volleyball (@DU_Volleyball) October 16, 2021
Denver Triathlon won their second consecutive meet team title at the Eastern National Qualifier at Smith Mountain Lake, Virginia. This victory puts DU in the top 3 in the Division-I national rankings in their first full season of competition.