BEMIDJI - Abby Ness scored two goals as the St. Cloud State women's hockey team took down Bemidji State 3-1 on Friday afternoon.

Ness scored in the second period to give the Huskies a 2-1 advantage. Senior Molli Mott would help seal the victory with a goal in the third to make it 3-1.

Julie Friend collected 44 saves in front of the net for the Huskies. SCSU improves to 4-16-3 this season, they return to face Bemidji State again today for game two of the series. Puck drop is set for 4:07 p.m.