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Little penalty shot launches Yale’s rally past Dartmouth

— Broc Little’s penalty shot goal, his second score of the game, ignited a five-goal Yale rally in a 7-3 victory over Dartmouth on Saturday at the Ivy Shootout.

Little also scored the Bulldogs’ first goal, which tied the game at 1-1 in the first period.

Jason Bourgea put Dartmouth (1-1) ahead 1-0, and Scott Fleming scored in the second period for a 2-1 lead.

But No. 5 Yale (2-0) then went on a tear, starting with Little’s penalty shot. Denny Kearney put the Bulldogs ahead 3-2 later in the second period.

Yale’s Kevin Limbert scored twice in the third period. Brian O’Neill and Clinton Bourbonais also scored in the final period for the Bulldogs.

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  • Safejay1

    Yale looks like they hardly skipped a beat from the finish last year. Even with the loss of Backman and Arcobello, they have a great passing attack and as shown by the two games, can put the puck in the net. Broc Little is going to have a great year. Denny Kearney also did well with the hat trick in Friday and then a few more points on Sat night. His Gold Metal (mogul ski) sister, Hannah, was on hand for both games.