PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The Brown women's hockey team was defeated by Princeton, 5-2, to close out the season on Saturday at Meehan Auditorium. Senior Julianne Landry (Hanover, Mass.) finished the contest with a career-high 49 saves on Senior Day.
TROY, N.Y. – The No. 5 women's hockey team closed out the regular season on a high note, clipping Rensselaer with a 2-1 victory at the Houston Field House on Saturday afternoon. Both of Cornell's goals came on special teams opportunities with Paige Lewis notching a short-handed goal while Kristin O'Neill struck on a power play.
CANTON, N.Y. – Dartmouth women’s hockey closed the 2017-18 season against No. 8/8 St. Lawrence on Saturday, falling by a score of 5-0 at Appleton Arena. The Big Green conclude their year with a record of 5-19-3 and 3-16-3 in ECAC Hockey play, while the Saints improve to 18-10-4 and 14-6-2.
POTSDAM, N.Y. – The Harvard women's hockey team (13-14-2, 10-10-2 ECAC) dropped its regular season finale to No. 2/2 Clarkson on Saturday afternoon by a 3-1 decision. Bradley Fusco scored the lone goal for Harvard, with help from Ali Peper and Haley Mullins to deny the shutout.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The Brown women's hockey team led after one period but Quinnipiac would score two goals in the second and third periods to claim a 4-1 win at Meehan Auditorium on Friday. Senior Katie Swanstrom (Ham Lake, Minn.) put in the Bears' score on the night.
Senior Shea Tiley (Owen Sound, ONT) posted 23 saves and freshman right wing Elizabeth Giguere (Quebec City, QUE) scored twice to highlight the 4-0 win for Clarkson University at Cheel Arena on Friday night.
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. – The women's hockey team skated past Union for a 5-0 shutout win on Friday night at Messa Rink. The first period was highlighted by two short-handed goals by Kristin O'Neill and Lenka Serdar. Joie Phelps, Amy Curlew and Finley Frechette each added in goals of their own to notch the five-goal decision.
POTSDAM, N.Y. – Dartmouth women’s hockey fell to No. 2/2 Clarkson, 4-0, at Cheel Arena on Friday evening. The Big Green dipped to 5-18-3 and 3-15-3 in ECAC Hockey play, while the Golden Knights improved to 28-4-1 and 18-3-0.
CANTON, N.Y. – Backed by 40 saves from sophomore netminder Beth Larcom and two goals from rookie Becca Gilmore, the Harvard women's hockey team (13-13-2, 10-9-2 ECAC) defeated No. 8/8 St. Lawrence (17-10-4, 13-6-2 ECAC), 2-1, at Appleton Arena on Friday night.
The eighth-ranked St. Lawrence University women's hockey team outshot Harvard 41-16 on Friday night, but Beth Larcom made 40 saves and Becca Gilmore scored two goals to lead Harvard to a 2-1 win over the Saints in an ECAC Hockey game at Appleton Arena.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. - The Yale Bulldogs took a few good punches on the chin against the Princeton Tigers on Friday night, and delivered a few of their own. However, it was Princeton that ended up on top, winning by a 4-1 final score.
The Brown women's hockey team will close out the regular season at home, hosting Quinnipiac on Friday, Feb. 16 at 6:00 p.m. and Princeton on Saturday, Feb. 17 at 3:00 p.m. at Meehan Auditorium. Prior to Saturday's contest versus the Tigers, Brown will honor its five seniors, Sam Donovan, Cynthia Kyin, Julianne Landry, Katie Swanstrom and Samantha Swanstrom in a brief pregame ceremony. Both games will be broadcast on the Ivy League Network.
Regular-season play wraps up this weekend with the Clarkson University Women's Hockey team looking to earn the fourth ECAC Hockey regular-season title in the program's 15-year history, and second in as many years. The Golden Knights, guided by 10th-year Head Coach Matt Desrosiers and Assistants Britni Smith and Tony Maci, are tied for first in the league standings, along with Colgate, owning a 17-3 conference mark. Clarkson would clinch at least a share of the ECAC Hockey title and earn the #1 seed for the upcoming league playoffs with four points this weekend at Cheel Arena.
The regular season comes to a close for No. 5 women's hockey this week as the team travels to Union and Rensselaer this Friday and Saturday. Cornell will head in to Schenectady and Troy as the reigning Ivy League champs, winning its second consecutive title and 14th in program history last Friday.
The Harvard women's hockey team treks to North Country to wrap up the regular season this weekend. On Friday, the Crimson will take on No. 8/8 St. Lawrence at 6 p.m. and will turn around to face No. 2/2 Clarkson on Saturday at 3 p.m. Both contests will be streamed on the host school's video platform. Harvard has already clinched a spot in the ECAC playoffs, so the team will look to build momentum heading into post season and potentially alter its opponent draw with this weekend's results.
Princeton is just one point away from clinching a place in the ECAC playoffs as it heads to Yale and Brown for the final weekend of the regular season. Currently the Tigers are in seventh place in the league standings with a 9-10-1 record and can finish anywhere between 5-9. Princeton enters the weekend with an 11-12-4 overall record and coming off of a win over No. 1 Clarkson and an OT loss to No. 8 St. Lawrence. Sophomore Carly Bullock, who scored both goals in the 2-0 win over Clarkson leads the offense with 24 points on 20 goals and four assists. She ranks seventh nationally in goals per game. Junior Karlie Lund and senior Kiersten Falck follow with 18 points apiece. Falck and junior defender Stephanie Sucharda both have the 15 assists, the most on the team. Sophomore Claire Thompson, junior Keiko DeClerck and freshman Annie MacDonald are all in double figures in scoring as well. Sophomore Stephanie Neatby has five shutout this season and has a .934 save percentage and a 1.76 GAA. Senior Alysia DaSilva owns a .940 save percentage and a 1.74 GAA in her six games played this year.
The Quinnipiac University women's ice hockey team concludes their regular season this weekend on the road as they travel to Rhode Island to take on Brown on Friday night and make trip down the road to New Haven to take on Yale on Saturday afternoon.
Rensselaer (9-17-6, 6-11-3 ECACH) hosts #3 Colgate (27-4-1, 17-3-0 ECACH) and #5 Cornell (17-7-3, 13-5-2 ECACH) for a crucial ECAC Hockey double-header Feb. 16-17 in conjunction with senior day… the Engineers will face the Raiders Friday night (6pm) followed by an afternoon matchup with the Big Red on Saturday (3pm)… Colgate is currently on a four game unbeaten streak while Cornell has the second highest unbeaten streak in the country of six games.
The Dutchwomen host No. 5 Cornell and No. 3 Colgate this weekend back at Messa Rink. Friday night's puck drop will be at 6 p.m. followed by a 3 p.m. start time for Saturday's game, which will also be Union's senior day. The Dutchwomen have three graduating seniors, Katie Laughlin, Caitlyn McLaren and Brandy Streeter.