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Air Force vs. Colorado College

Falcons score three quick goals in the first period on their way to a 6-3 over Colorado College Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, at the Cadet Ice Arena. Photos by Christian Murdock

Air Force right wing Jordan Himley skates down the ice against Colorado College Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Air Force right wing Jordan Himley skates down the ice against Colorado College Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Air Force left wing Evan Giesler skates down the ice against Colorado College Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Air Force left wing Evan Giesler skates down the ice against Colorado College Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Air Force right defense Dylan Abood dives to steal the puck from Colorado College left wing Kade Kehoe Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Air Force right defense Dylan Abood dives to steal the puck from Colorado College left wing Kade Kehoe Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Air Force goalie Billy Christopoulos makes a save on a Colorado College shot Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Air Force goalie Billy Christopoulos makes a save on a Colorado College shot Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Colorado College right wing Nick Halloran skates down the ice as Air Force left wing Matt Serratore defends Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Colorado College right wing Nick Halloran skates down the ice as Air Force left wing Matt Serratore defends Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Colorado College goalie Alex Leclerc puts his mask back on after a timeout Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period against Air Force at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo. The Leclerc was pulled after the Falcons scored three quick goals against him in the first period.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Colorado College goalie Alex Leclerc puts his mask back on after a timeout Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period against Air Force at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo. The Leclerc was pulled after the Falcons scored three quick goals against him in the first period. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Air Force center Erich Jaeger hold on to control the puck after falling to the ice against Colorado College Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Air Force center Erich Jaeger hold on to control the puck after falling to the ice against Colorado College Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Air Force left wing Erik Baskin, left, scores the Falcons’ first goal in the first minute of play against Colorado College goalie Alex Leclerc Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Air Force left wing Erik Baskin, left, scores the Falcons’ first goal in the first minute of play against Colorado College goalie Alex Leclerc Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Colorado College goalie Alec Calvaruso skates back to the Tigers’ net after a timeout Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Colorado College goalie Alec Calvaruso skates back to the Tigers’ net after a timeout Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Air Force left wing Ben Kucera skates down the ice against Colorado College Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Air Force left wing Ben Kucera skates down the ice against Colorado College Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Air Force right wing Kyle Mackey (2) shoots past Colorado College goalie Alex Leclerc into the back of the net to score the Falcons’ second goal  Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Air Force right wing Kyle Mackey (2) shoots past Colorado College goalie Alex Leclerc into the back of the net to score the Falcons’ second goal Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Colorado College left wing Trey Bradley takes the puck behind the Tigers’ net as Air Force right wing Trevor Stone skates after him Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Colorado College left wing Trey Bradley takes the puck behind the Tigers’ net as Air Force right wing Trevor Stone skates after him Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Air Force left wing Matt Serratore, left, and Colorado College right defense Zach Berzolla crash into the boards while fighting for control of the puck Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Air Force left wing Matt Serratore, left, and Colorado College right defense Zach Berzolla crash into the boards while fighting for control of the puck Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Air Force left wing Matt Serratore, left, and Colorado College right defense Zach Berzolla crash into the boards while fighting for control of the puck Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Air Force left wing Matt Serratore, left, and Colorado College right defense Zach Berzolla crash into the boards while fighting for control of the puck Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the first period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Air Force right wing Erik Baskin celebrates after scoring a power goal against Colorado College goalie Alec Calvaruso to give the Falcons a 5-3 lead Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the second period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Air Force right wing Erik Baskin celebrates after scoring a power goal against Colorado College goalie Alec Calvaruso to give the Falcons a 5-3 lead Friday, Dec. 29, 2017, during the second period at the Cadet Ice Arena at Air Force Academy, Colo. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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