Greencastle, Ind. - In all, 10 Tigers scored as DePauw opened the home portion of its schedule with a 17-5 win over Calvin at Reavis Stadium. The Tigers improved to 2-1, while the Knights dropped to 1-2.
Steen Jorgensen got the scoring underway just 54 seconds into the contest and it was 3-0 with 9:40 left in the quarter following goals by Adam Bridges and Matthew Dauw. Calvin's Noah Nedd countered, but DePauw did its major damage in the second as it outscored the Knights 9-0.
Calvin held a 3-1 edge in the third, but the Tigers wrapped up the win in the fourth by outscoring their guests, 4-1.
DePauw held a 52-19 edge in shots as well as a 37-11 margin in ground balls while winning 18 of 24 faceoffs. Each team had 12 turnovers.
Donny Bleifuss led DePauw with 12 ground balls and caused three turnovers. Joel Schaefer finished with three ground balls for Calvin.
DePauw returns to action on Wednesday, March 15, while it hosts Hanover at 7 p.m.