Looking to get their record to even on the season, the Concordia skaters (7-9-2) ran into a third period buzz saw instead, dropping a 5-2 road decision at Adrian.
Concordia took a 1-0 lead on a score by Hilary Christiansen in the first period but Stacey Kempson tied it for Adrian just before the period ended.
Samantha Meuwissen got CUW the lead back in the second period only to see Adrian (8-9-1) tie it moments later.
The fatal final frame saw the winners tally three times in spite of being outshot by the Falcons. Dana Timm made 15 separate saves for Adrian in the third period.
Adrian defeats CUW women 5-2