DURHAM, N.H. - A season-best day for Tera Hofmann gave the Yale Bulldogs a shot in their final game of the 2017 calendar year, but the New Hampshire Wildcats took the overtime victory 3-2 on Sunday afternoon.
With a 4-1 victory at Rensselaer on Saturday afternoon the No.3 ranked Clarkson University Women's Hockey team takes a six-game winning streak into a lengthy break and posts one of the best records in the nation at 17-3-1. The Golden Knights also hold first place in the ECAC Hockey standings with an 8-2 league mark.
Freshman Sharon Frankel scored her second goal of the season and sophomore Stephanie Neatby made 25 saves but the Princeton women's hockey team suffered a 3-1 set back at Quinnipiac in Game 2 of the series. Last night the Tigers earned a 3-0 shutout over the Bobcats with senior Kiersten Falck chipping in assists on all three tallies.
TROY, N.Y. – The third-ranked Clarkson University women's hockey scored three first period goal en route to a 4-1 victory over Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), on Saturday afternoon at the Houston Field House. With the win, the Golden Knights improve to 17-3-1 overall (7-2-0 ECAC Hockey), while the Engineers drop to 7-9-4 (4-3-1 ECAC Hockey).
Justine Reyes scored two goals and Hannah Miller (pictured above) notched her 100th career point to lead the St. Lawrence University women's hockey team to a 5-1 win over Union College on Saturday afternoon in Schenectady, New York.
Senior captain Savannah Harmon (Downers Grove, IL) connected for the game-winner and added an assist for her 100th career point to highlight the Clarkson University Women's Hockey team's 5-1 victory over Union in Schenectady, NY on Friday night.
Princeton, New Jersey – The Quinnipiac women's ice hockey team was defeated on Friday night by the Tigers of Princeton University, 3-0. Princeton netted three goals in the third period, including an empty-netter to defeat the Bobcats.
TROY, N.Y. - #8 St. Lawrence's Nadine Edney scored the game-winning goal with 47 seconds left in regulation off an Amanda McClure (Stratford, Ontario) and Kennedy Marchment (Courtice, Ontario) assist to take a 1-0 ECAC Hockey (ECACH) win over Rensselaer at Houston Field House Friday night.
Nadine Edney scored with just 47.8 seconds remaining in regulation, and Sonjia Shelly made 27 saves to lift the St. Lawrence University women's hockey team to a 1-0 win over Rensselaer on Friday night at Houston Field House in Troy, New York.
SCHENECTADY, NY – Despite keeping the No. 3 team in the nation tied at 1-1 through 40 minutes of play, the Union College women's hockey team ended losing to Clarkson, 5-1, on Friday night at Messa Rink.
Rensselaer (7-7-4, 4-1-1 ECACH) hosts #8 St. Lawrence (7-6-3, 4-3-1, ECACH) and #3 Clarkson (15-3-1, 6-2-0 ECACH), the defending national champion, on Friday (6pm) and Saturday (3pm), respectively, at Houston Field House for their last contests of 2017… the Engineers return to action the first weekend of January, playing host to Harvard and Dartmouth.
With two games left in the 2017 portion of the schedule, the reigning National Champion Clarkson University Women's Hockey team will look to cap off a successful first half with a strong showing in NY's Capital District this weekend. The Golden Knights play at Union in Schenectady on Friday at 6:00 p.m. and then face off at Rensselaer in Troy on Saturday afternoon at 3:00 p.m.
Princeton returns home for its first game at Hobey Baker Rink since Nov. 11, and completing a six-game road trip. Last weekend the Tigers split against Dartmouth and Harvard. Junior Karlie Lund leads the offense for the third straight season with 11 points on four goals and seven assists, and is six points away from reaching 100 career points. Sophomore Carly Bullock has a team-high eight goals while junior defender Stephanie Sucharda has a team-best eight helpers. Freshman Rachel McQuigge played and won her first game making 11 saves in goal against the Big Green. Senior Alysia DaSilva has appeared in four games has a .943 save percentage and a 1.54 goals against average. Sophomore Stephanie Neatby has made 10 starts and has a .912 save percentage and a 2.54 GAA.
Sometimes in hockey, the path you chose leads somewhere that you could have never imagined, which is one way to describe goalie Sydney Rossman’s path to the NWHL. Born in Excelsior, Minnesota she would leave the ‘State of Hockey’ for Quinnipiac University in Connecticut and her stellar play in goal for the Bobcats opened the eyes of those in the NWHL. The Connecticut Whale drafted Rossman late in the 2016 NWHL Draft (5th round/19th overall) and got themselves a helluva goaltender that maybe they wouldn’t have if she pursued playing goal back home in the Midwest.
The Quinnipiac women's ice hockey team will begin a home-and-home series with the Tigers of Princeton University on Friday night when they face off at the Hobey Baker Rink in Princeton, New Jersey. The Bobcats will return home to the Frank Perrotti, Jr. Arena for the first time since November 11 to finish the series on Saturday afternoon. Puck drop is set for 6 PM on Friday and 3 PM on Saturday. Quinnipiac is coming off of a road sweep of Harvard and Dartmouth. The Bobcats defeated both the Crimson and the Big Green by a score of 2-1 last weekend and are currently tied for 1st place in the ECAC.
The Dutchwomen return to Messa Rink this week, as they host #3 Clarkson and #8 St. Lawrence. Friday night's contest against the Golden Knights is slated for a 6 p.m. (EST) puck drop followed by a 3 p.m. face off on Saturday against SLU.
The Yale Bulldogs will wrap up December, and 2017, with two games against out-of-conference Hockey East opponents. Yale hosts Boston University on Thursday, December 7th, before traveling to take on New Hampshire on Sunday, December 10th.
HANOVER, N.H. – After a Val Turgeon goal late in the third and backed by an incredible performance from netminder Beth Larcom, the Harvard women's hockey team (7-4-1, 5-2-1 ECAC) blanked Dartmouth (3-9-0, 1-7-0) 1-0 at Thompson Arena to close out the fall semester of competition.
ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey (@ecachockeyMWD1) women’s monthly awards for November were announced Wednesday, December 6 as the duo from Cornell - Kristin O’Neill and Madlynne Mills - were tabbed as Player of the Month and Rookie of the Month, respectively; while Colgate’s Julia Vandyk was voted Goaltender of the Month.
A three-goal burst late in the first period was more than enough for the Clarkson University Women's Hockey team on Tuesday night as the Golden Knights cruised to a 5-0 non-league victory at Syracuse University.
ALBANY, N.Y. - ECAC Hockey (@ecachockeyMWD1) women’s weekly awards were announced Tuesday, December 5 as Haley Shugart, Union was named Player of the Week; while the duo from Clarkson - Elizabeth Giguere and Shea Tiley - were selected Rookie of the Week and Goaltender of the Week, respectively.
Alyssa Gagliardi, who scored the first two goals of her NWHL career and added an assist as Boston defeated Buffalo on Saturday, 3-2, for the Pride’s first win of the season, has been named the NWHL Player of the Week.