Weekly Release: Merrimack College Collects First Win in Program History
Kendall Coyne Records 100th Career Goal For NU Huskies
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Warrior Hockey Player of the Week Kendall Coyne of Northeastern

AROUND HOCKEY EAST: The Merrimack College Warriors claimed the first win in program history as they downed league foe New Hampshire Saturday afternoon, 2-1. Pro Ambitions Rookie of the Week Samantha Ridgewell backstopped MC to the victory, kicking out 34 shots. Jackie Piper netted the short-handed, game-winning goal for the Warriors ... Northeastern senior Kendall Coyne netted the 100th goal of her Husky career, joining Hilary Witt as the only two players to reach the milestone in school history. The goal came as part of a seven-point (3g, 4a) weekend, one that saw Northeastern capture a 5-4 victory over Mercyhurst after trailing, 4-0 ... No. 2 Boston College remained undefeated thanks in part to a pair of shutouts against Maine and New Hampshire by sophomore goaltender Katie Burt. The two blank sheets gave the Eagles a 6-0-0 record and their first two victories in league play ... Maine split a weekend series in Boston, falling to No. 2 BC before clipping Hockey East rival Merrimack. Senior forward Abbey Cook scored the game-winner for the Black Bears on Sunday ... UConn took three points over the weekend, downing Syracuse, 4-3, thanks to a late goal from sophomore forward Theresa Knutson Saturday. The Huskies followed up with a 3-3 draw with Colgate behind a 40-save performance from senior goaltender Elaine Chuli.