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March 1, 2014
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SEMIFINAL PAIRINGS SET
- UVM Advances In Longest-Ever WHEA Playoff Game -
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The WHEA Tournament will take place in Hyannis, Mass. next weekend

(1) Boston College vs. (4) Vermont
HYCC (Hyannis, Mass.)
Saturday March 8 1:30pm

#6 Boston College 8, New Hampshire 1

- BC sophomore forward Haley Skarupa (Rockville, Md.) set a WHEA Quarterfinal record with a five-point game (two goals, three assists), while freshman forward Kristyn Capizzano (Oakville, Ont.) added two goals and two assists. Senior netminder Corinne Boyles (Wheaton, Ill.) made 31 saves for the Eagles.

Vermont 3, Maine 2 (3OT)

- The Black Bears and Catamounts played 57:12 of overtime before UVM junior forward Brittany Zuback (Thunder Bay, Ont.) scored to give the V-Cats their first-ever WHEA playoff win, earning their first-ever trip to the WHEA Semifinals. The game marked the longest game in the history of the WHEA Tournament, and it was also the sixth-longest game in NCAA Women's Division I history.


(2) Boston University vs. (3) Northeastern
HYCC (Hyannis, Mass.)
Saturday March 8 4:30pm

Boston University 3, Providence 2

- BU senior forward Louise Warren (Pembroke, Ont.) scored a pair of goals, while linemate Sarah Lefort (Ormstown, Que.) added a goal and an assist to help the Terriers reach the semifinals for the seventh time in WHEA play. In goal, senior Kerrin Sperry (North Reading, Mass.) made 37 saves for her seventh career WHEA playoff win, a league record.

Northeastern 2, UConn 1

- The game was scoreless until UConn's Sarah MacDonnell (Quispamsis, N.B.) scored 6:08 into the third period. It looked like UConn was primed to pull an upset until NU's Sonia St. Martin (Pierrefonds, Que.) tied it on the power play with less than 2:30 remaining, and Brittany Esposito score the game-winner for Northeastern with just 1:01 left on the clock.


TICKET INFORMATION FOR THE 12TH ANNUAL WHEA CHAMPIONSHIP

$10 per day, $5 for groups of 10 or more people per day Onsale now at the HYCC Box Office or at http://hockeyeastonline.com/pdf/whea2014.pdf

FREE ADMISSION TO FRIDAY PRACTICES

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