October 22, 2012
HOCKEY EAST WEEKLY TOP PERFORMERS
Corinne Boyles, BC (Sr., G, Wheaton, Ill.) Made 18 saves in Sunday's 5-2 win over UNH.
Sarah Bryant, PC (Fr., G, Bethlehem, Pa.) Recorded 16 saves in Sunday's game against Vermont.
Jill Cardella, BU (Sr., F, Rochester, N.Y.) Had multi-point games against Northeastern and in Saturday's game against Cornell.
Sarah Carlson, UNH (Fr., F, Hutchinson, Minn.) Tallied three points (2g,1a) on the week, including a goal and an assist vs. UVM.
Michela Cava, UConn, (Fr., F, Thunder Bay, Ont.) Scored three goals in a two-game series at Maine for the Huskies.
Jonna Curtis, UNH (Fr., F, Elk River, Minn.) Tallied four points (1g,3a) in three games she played this week, including two assists vs. No. 4 BC.
Kristine Horn, UNH (Sr., D/F, Utica, Mich.) Notched three points (2g,1a) on the week, including a goal and an assist against Boston College.
Molly Illikainen, PC (Fr., F, Grand Rapids, Minn.) Scored the game winner in Saturday's match up vs. Vermont and notched an assist in Sunday's game.
Brianne Kilgour, Maine (Jr., F, Hamilton, Ont.) She scored two goals and added an assist in a 3-2 win Sunday and totaled 15 shots on the weekend.
Sarah Lefort, BU (Fr., F, Ormstown, Que.) Got the game-winning goal at NU on Tuesday and added an assist on Saturday night against No. 2 Cornell.
Isabel Menard, BU (Sr., F, Ottawa, Ont.) Had four-point effort (2g,2a) against Cornell on Sunday to finish the week with three goals and three assists.
Brittany Ott, Maine (Sr., G, St. Clair Shores, Michigan) Posted a .926 save% 3-2 win over Connecticut on Sunday afternoon.
Audra Richards, Maine (Fr., F, Maplewood, Minn.) Tallied a goal in a 3-2 loss vs. UConn. She notched seven shots in the weekend series.
Haley Skarupa, BC (Fr., F, Rockville, Md.) Had an assist Saturday at UNH and her first two collegiate goals Sunday vs. UNH
Dana Trivigno, BC (Fr., F, Setauket, N.Y.) Recorded her first two collegiate goals Saturday at UNH and registered an assist Sunday.
Jessica Vella, PC (Sr., F, Pickering, Ont.) Scored two goals on the weekend, one in each game vs. the Catamounts.
CAREER FIRSTS/MILESTONES/WHO's HOT
Corinne Boyles, BC (WHEATON, ILL.) recorded her 30th career victory on Sunday VS. UNH
Ann Doherty, NU (PARK RIDGE, ILL.) has an assist in each of her last three games
Meghan Huertas, UVM (Boynton Beach, Fla.) has a three game goal scoring streak, as she registered five points in three conference games this week
KERRIN SPERRY, BU (NORTH READING, MASS.) broke the program record for career wins on Tuesday with her 44th career win at Northeastern
Taylor Wasylk, BC (PORT HURON, MICH.) Her next point will be the 50TH point of her career
Brittany Zuback, UVM (Thunder Bay, Ont.) has a four game point streak and has five points in the Catamounts last four games
Boston College: Both of Ashley Motherwell's goals this season have been on the power play. Motherwell has recorded a point in all three games this season. Haley Skarupa leads the team with 17 shots on goal through three games...12 Eagles have recorded at least one point this season.
Boston University: BU is one of two unbeaten teams in Hockey East play, and both of its wins came against ranked opponents…The Terriers earned two wins against ranked opponents, defeating No. 8/9 Northeastern and No. 2 Cornell…Cornell is the highest-ranked team the Terriers have ever defeated in the regular-season…Senior Isabel Menard had four points (2g, 2a) and junior Marie-Philip Poulin had three points (2g,1a) in a 5-1 win over Cornell on Sunday…Poulin has notched a point in all six games (3g, 8a), and all three of her goals this season were scored this weekend against Cornell…BU is unbeaten at Walter Brown Arena this season, and has not lost a game in regulation in that building since Jan. 15, 2012...Freshman Sarah Lefort is tied for tops in the nation with three game-winning goals…BU has the thirdbest offense in the nation, averaging 4.00 goals per game…The Terriers have the top point-getter, goal-scorer and assist-getter in Hockey East…Six of the top nine Hockey East skaters in plus-minus are Terriers... BU played in front of 1,891 fans on Saturday at Agganis Arena against Cornell, which is a program record.
University of Connecticut: Freshman Michela Cava led the UConn offense with three goals, including one game-tying power play goal on Saturday...Junior goalie Sarah Moses won her first game as a Husky after winning five games at Niagara in 2011-12...Sophomore Kayla Campero netted a game-winning overtime goal for the Huskies on Saturday afternoon...The win was the first of the season for UConn and the first overtime win since defeating Providence, 2-1, on February 1, 2009
University of Maine: The Black Bears split a two game series with Connecticut over the weekend, losing 3-2 on Saturday and winning 3-2 on Sunday. Maine held a 73-57 shot advantage over the weekend as the Black Bears managed to net 5 goals. Richards, Kilgour, and Dougherty all notched goals while Meghann Treacy and Brittany Ott were phenomenal between the pipes. Ott seeing the ice for the first time this season posted a .962 save percentage on 25 saves with two goals against for the 3-2 win on Sunday.
University of New Hampshire: New Hampshire notched a comeback win against No. 4 Boston College Saturday for its first win in WHEA play. Sara Carlson, Kristina Lavoie and Jonna Curtis each have six points through the first five games of the season. UNH has tallied a power play goal in each of its first five games and have killed 19 of 22 power plays. 14 different Wildcats have tallied at least one point on the season while nine have notched at least two points.
Northeastern University: Northeastern dropped a 4-1 decision to No. 3 Boston University last week, snapping a five-game WHEA regular season unbeaten streak, as well as NU's eight-game winning streak at Matthews Arena dating back to last season…The Huskies are now 3-4-4 in Hockey East openers…BU's second period goal ended a streak of 26 straight penalty kills by the Huskies…Sophomore defenseman Doherty now has three assists in her last three games…Sophomore goaltender Chloe Desjardins is seventh in the nation in GAA (1.40) and sixth in save percentage (.952).
Providence College: Providence started conference play with two wins over Vermont. It was a team effort that got the Friars through the weekend with 12 different Friars notched points on the weekend, including four freshmen. The team now has 15 players that have tallied points. Freshman goaltender Allie Morse (Cottage Grove, Minn.) notched her first win of her collegiate career with 11 saves on 14 shots. The Friars now hold a 26-5-0 record against the Catamounts.
University of Vermont: Sophomore forward Klara Myren leads the Catamounts
in scoring with three goals and six assists in seven games this season … She is
currently tied for second in Hockey East scoring … Roxanne Douville has made
35 or more saves in three games this season … She leads the league in saves
with 161 this season … The Catamounts top five scorers are all sophomores, they
have accounted for 12 of Vermont's 16 goals this season … Vermont completed
its longest road trip of the season in Providence this weekend with five games in
10 days … The Catamounts return to action on Wednesday when they face the
McGill Martlets in an exhibition tilt at Gutterson Fieldhouse.