Weekly Release: Coyne Nets Ninth Career Hat Trick; BC Continues Streak
Maine Downs PC in Overtime; Vermont Splits Weekend
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Warrior Hockey Player of the Week Kendall Coyne of Northeastern

AROUND HOCKEY EAST: No. 2 Boston College continued its hot start with two league wins over UConn. The Eagles have not yet allowed a goal in Hockey East play this season, thanks in large part to the play of sophomore netminder Katie Burt (Lynn, Mass.), who is riding a three-game shutout streak. Boston College is now 10-0-0 overall, it's best start in program history. In that two-game series with BC, UConn senior goaltender Elaine Chuli (Waterford, Ont.) stopped 100 total shots from the Eagles' attack. She made 59 saves Friday, breaking a UConn program record that she set herself last season. She followed that performance with 41 saves Saturday for her fourth 40+ save performance of the year ... No. 9 Northeastern won its lone game of the weekend, downing league foe Merrimack, 5-1. Led by senior forward Kendall Coyne (Palos Heights, Ill.), who scored four points (3g, 1a) in the contest, the Huskies improved to 7-1-1 on the year and remained unbeaten in league play ... New Hampshire junior forward Jonna Curtis (Elk River, Minn.) continued her impressive start, registering four points (1g, 3a) in two games against Vermont and Boston University. Curtis is riding a four-game point streak for the Wildcats. Senior goaltender Vilma Vaattovaara (Veikkola, Finland) secured her first shutout of the year in Friday's 4-0 win over Vermont, while three Wildcats scored their first career goals in that game: Kaylee Foster (Zimmerman, Minn.), Carlee Toews (Grand Prairie, Ab.), and Devan Taylor (North Billerica, Mass.) ... Maine scored an OT win over Providence Friday by way of rookie defenseman Alyson Matteau (Mirabel, Que.) and her game-winning strike. She added two assists on the weekend, setting up both Black Bears' goals Sunday ... Boston University tacked on a Hockey East win over New Hampshire after erasing a 3-2 deficit to record a 5-3 win Sunday. Sophomore forward Victoria Bach (Milton, Ont.) matched a career high three points (1g, 2a) and scored the game-winning strike. Freshman forward Sammy Davis (Pembroke, Mass.) potted two goals in the game while senior defenseman Lillian Ribeirinha-Braga (Winchester, Mass.) picked up a career high three assists to help lead the Terriers to the win.