Weekly Release: Maine Tops #10 Robert Morris; UConn Sweeps Union
Providence Splits With Syracuse; Merrimack Takes Point From #4 St. Lawrence
Women's Hockey Player of the Week Briana Colangelo of UConn

AROUND HOCKEY EAST: The Maine Black Bears topped the second ranked opponent of the season, earning a split with #10 Robert Morris at Alfond Arena. Tereza Vanisova (Strakonice, Czech Republic) recorded two goals and two assists in a 5-2 win Saturday while Loryn Porter (North Bay, Ont.) stopped 38 shots in her first collegiate start to earn the win ... UConn swept Union thanks in part to five-point weekends from Briana Colangelo (Whitby, Ont./3g, 2a) and Natalie Snodgrass (Eagan, Minn./2g, 3a). Morgan Fisher (Vernon, Conn.) earned her first win of the year in a 5-0 shutout against the Dutchwomen, making 24 saves ... Providence took a weekend split at Syracuse in a pair of one-goal games. Meaghan Rickard (Coventry, R.I.) found the back of the net twice in an overtime win against the Orange, tying the game 7:24 into the third period before capturing the victory in the extra frame ... New Hampshire skated to a 9-1 triumph over soon-to-be league foe Holy Cross. Four Wildcats earned at last two assists while Julia Fedeski (Algonquin Heights, Ont.) scored twice on the power play and added a helper of her ... Merrimack registered a 0-1-1 weekend against #4 St. Lawrence. Katelyn Rae (Courtice, Ont.) scored the Warriors lone goal on the weekend in a 2-1 setback on Friday before Samantha Ridgewell (Outlook, Sask.) stopped 42 shots in a 0-0 draw in game two ... Vermont fell on the road twice to Quinnipiac, 4-1 and 2-1, after dropping Union, 7-0 in a game that saw Eve-Audrey Picard (Longueuil, Que.) set a new program record with four goals in a single game ... Northeastern dropped a pair at Colgate, 3-0 and 5-2. The 3-0 shutout was the first time the Huskies were shutout since Sept. 30, 2016 against St. Lawrence.