Megan Keller Wins Cammi Granato Award as League's Best Player

Providence College's Bob Deraney Honored as Coach of the Year; PC's Whitney Dove and Maine's Tereza Vanisova Named Top Rookies.

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Women's Hockey East Names 2016-17 Pro Ambitions All-Rookie Team

The Women's Hockey East Association today announced the 2016-17 Pro Ambitions All-Rookie Team and five other season-long awards as voted by the league's nine head coaches.

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Providence Falls To Vermont, 5-2, In Game Three

Freshman defenseman Rachel Rockwell scored a goal for the Friars.

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Providence College Defeated By Vermont, 5-1

Sophomore defenseman Kate Friesen scored a goal for the Friars.

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Providence Scores Four Goals In Third Period To Upend Vermont, 5-4

Sophomore Christina Putigna had a goal and two assists as Providence College scored four goals in the final period to earn a 5-4 win against Vermont in the opening game of a WHEA quarterfinal series on Friday

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PROVIDENCE 2016-2017 SCHEDULE AND RESULTS
17-17-3 Overall (11-10-3 Hockey East)
09/24
vs. TORONTO LEASIDE
W 8-1
Box
09/25
at Boston University *
L 2-5
Box
10/01
vs. ROBERT MORRIS
L 2-3
Box
10/02
vs. ROBERT MORRIS
L 2-3
Box
10/07
at RIT
W 7-0
Box
10/08
at RIT
W 3-0
Box
10/18
vs. UNION
W 4-2
Box
10/22
vs. PRINCETON
L 2-4
Box
10/23
vs. PRINCETON
L 3-7
Box
10/28
vs. MAINE *
W 3-2
Box
10/29
at Merrimack *
W 6-2
Box
11/05
vs. NEW HAMPSHIRE *
L 3-4
Box
11/06
at Northeastern *
L 1-2
Box
11/12
vs. VERMONT *
W 5-2
Box
11/13
vs. VERMONT *
T 1-1 OT
Box
11/19
vs. NEW HAMPSHIRE *
W 6-3
Box
11/20
at New Hampshire *
L 1-2
Box
11/26
at Brown
W 7-3
Box
11/30
vs. NORTHEASTERN *
L 3-5
Box
12/03
vs. BOSTON COLLEGE *
L 0-8
Box
12/09
vs. MERRIMACK *
W 3-2
Box
01/06
at Cornell
W 2-0
Box
01/07
at Cornell
L 1-5
Box
01/14
at Connecticut *
W 5-2
Box
01/15
vs. CONNECTICUT *
W 4-1
Box
01/21
vs. BOSTON UNIVERSITY *
T 5-5 OT
Box
01/22
at Boston University *
L 2-5
Box
01/28
at Maine *
W 6-4
Box
01/29
at Maine *
W 5-2
Box
02/03
at Northeastern *
L 3-4 OT
Box
02/05
vs. CONNECTICUT *
L 1-2
Box
02/10
at Vermont *
T 2-2 OT
Box
02/12
at Merrimack *
W 4-3 OT
Box
02/18
vs. BOSTON COLLEGE *
W 4-1
Box
02/19
at Boston College *
L 1-3
Box
02/24
vs. VERMONT
W 5-4
Box
02/25
vs. VERMONT
L 1-5
Box
02/26
vs. VERMONT
L 2-5
Box
RecordsHockey EastNon-LeagueOverall
Overall11-10- 3 6- 7- 017-17- 3
Home 6- 4- 2 2- 6- 0 8-10- 2
Away 5- 6- 1 4- 1- 0 9- 7- 1
Neutral 0- 0- 0 0- 0- 0 0- 0- 0
GF-GAHockey EastNon-LeagueOverall
Overall 76- 72 41- 41117-113
Home 38- 36 21- 33 59- 69
Away 38- 36 20- 8 58- 44
Neutral 0- 0 0- 0 0- 0
PROVIDENCE 2016-2017 STATISTICS

## Player POS YR GP G-A-P
29 Cassidy Carels F SR 35 18-19-37
19 Brooke Boquist F JR 36 18-14-32
21 Christina Putigna F SO 37 9-19-28
6 Kate Friesen D SO 37 11-14-25
17 Cassidy MacPherson F SO 37 10-13-23
7 Whitney Dove D FR 36 5-18-23
4 Blair Parent F JR 32 10-11-21
23 Madison Sansone F JR 37 9-11-20
9 Meaghan Rickard F FR 37 7-13-20
11 Rachel Rockwell D FR 37 5-14-19
27 Avery Fransoo D FR 37 1-16-17
10 Neve Van Pelt F FR 37 5-9-14
8 Kathleen McHugh F FR 37 4-3-7
26 Danielle Hardy F SO 30 1-6-7
24 Lauren Klein D SR 37 2-2-4
18 Arianna Reid D/F SR 29 1-2-3
13 Emily Landry F SO 31 1-2-3
28 Natasia Burzynski F SO 28 0-1-1
31 Clare Minnerath G FR 5 0-0-0
33 Alanna Serviss G SR 8 0-0-0
22 Kendra Goodrich D/F SR 10 0-0-0
2 Ariana Buxman D SR 24 0-0-0
1 Madison Myers G SO 27 0-0-0
## Goaltender YR GP Sv% GAA Rec.
1 Madison Myers SO 27 .899 2.8511-13-3
33 Alanna Serviss SR 8 .886 3.024-3-0
31 Clare Minnerath FR 5 .871 3.032-1-0
PROVIDENCE 2016-2017 TEAM ROSTER
No. Name Cl P Hometown /
Last Team
1 Madison MyersSo GColchester, VT / Rice Memorial Prep
2 Ariana BuxmanSr DGlenwood Springs, CO / Shattuck St. Mary's
4 Blair ParentJr FBlaine, MN / Anoka High School
6 Kate FriesenSo DAltona, MB / Pembina Valley Female Hawks
7 Whitney DoveFr DPort Moody, BC / Pacific Steelers
8 Kathleen McHughFr FBillerica, MA / Boston Shamrocks
9 Meaghan RickardFr FCoventry, RI / Williston Northampton School
10Neve Van PeltFr FMitchell, ON / Toronto Jr. Aeros
11Rachel RockwellFr DBroadview Heights, OH / Williston Northampton School
13Emily LandrySo FOrangeville, ON / Etobicoke Jr. Dolphins
17Cassidy MacPhersonSo FOakville, ON / Oakville Jr. Hornets
18Arianna ReidSr D/FLakeville, MN / Lakeville South H.S
19Brooke BoquistJr FThunder Bay, ON / Shattuck St. Mary's H.S.
21Christina PutignaSo FGrimsby, ON / Oakville Jr. Hornets
22Kendra GoodrichSr D/FApple Valley, MN / Rosemount H.S.
23Madison SansoneJr FLockport, NY / Nichols School & Buffalo Bison
24Lauren KleinSr DShoreview, MN / Mounds View High School
Previous College: RIT (2013-14)
26Danielle HardySo FNanaimo, BC / Purstuit of Excellence
27Avery FransooFr DNorth Battleford, SK / Notre Dame Hounds
28Natasia BurzynskiSo FRye, NH / East Coast Wizards
29Cassidy CarelsSr FBruxelles, MB / Canadian U-18 National Team
31Clare MinnerathFr GSartell, MN / Sartell High School
33Alanna ServissSr GChicago, IL / Chicago Young Americans

Captains: Cassidy Carels, Madison Sansone
Assistant Captains: Brooke Boquist, Lauren Klein

Head Coach: Bob Deraney (Boston University '87)
Career Record (Entering 2016-2017): 286-260-65 (.521) (18 Seasons)
Record at Providence (Entering 2016-2017): 286-260-65 (.521) (18 Seasons)

Assistant Coach: Melanie Ruzzi (Providence '03)
Assistant Coach: Derek Alfama (Norwich University '96)
Volunteer Assistant Coach: James Mello (Dartmouth '13)
Director of Hockey Operations: Justin Simpson (Laurentian '14)

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coachHead Coach: Bob Deraney

Assistant Coaches: Melanie Ruzzi and Derek Alfama
Volunteer Goalie Coach: James Mello
Director of Hockey Operations: Justin Simpson
Strength/Conditioning: Aimee Pardington
Hockey Trainer: Michelle Zielinski
Equipment Manager: Corey Rastello

SID/Media: Moira Sweeney , Graduate Assistant - Athletic Media Relations
Phone: 401-865-1733
E-Mail: msweene9@friars.providence.edu
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arenaArena: Schneider Arena
Opened: 1973
Dimensions: 200 X 85
Arena Capacity: 3,030

Directions: From I-95 South Take Exit 23 (Charles St.) and make a right at the end of the ramp. Turn left at the stop light onto Admiral St. Proceed through two lights, pass the CVS Pharmacy, and take your third left onto Huxley Ave. Arena will be on the right.

From I-95 North Take Exit 23 (State Offices). Make a right at the end of the ramp. Bear right at the fork onto Douglas Ave. (Route 7). Follow Douglas for one-half mile. Turn left at the Mobil Gas Station onto Eaton St. At the first light make a right onto Huxley Ave. Campus will be on the right.

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