New Hampshire Defeated by Colgate, 4-2

Junior defenseman Julia Fedeski scored two goals for the Wildcats
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
2nd 8:11  UNH1-0 EV Julia Fedeski (1)Jonna Curtis/1
3rd 3:42  UNH2-0 PP Julia Fedeski (2)Jonna Curtis/2, Carlee Toews/1
3rd 6:22  CLG1-2 EV Annika Zalewski (1)Kaila Pinkney/1, Jessie Eldridge/1
3rd 8:01  CLG2-2 EV Anonda Hoppner (1)Jessie Eldridge/2
3rd 13:31  CLG3-2 EV GW Cat Quirion (1)Bailey Larson/1, Breanne Wilson-Bennett/1
3rd 18:23  CLG4-2 EV EN Megan Sullivan (1)Bailey Larson/2, Breanne Wilson-Bennett/2
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd Final
New Hampshire  0112
Colgate  0044
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd SOG
New Hampshire  79824
Colgate  10131942
Team Stats and Records  PP PIM SHGF
New Hampshire (0-1-0)  1/4 7/14 0
Colgate (1-0-0)  0/7 5/10 0
New Hampshire Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Kyra Smith (L, 0-1-0)58:243 10131538
Empty Net1:361     
Colgate Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Julia Vandyk (W, 1-0-0)60:002 78722

HAMILTON, N.Y. - Julia Fedeski (Algonquin Highlands, Ontario) scored a career-high two goals and Kyra Smith (Littleton, Colo.) made a personal-best 38 saves, but the University of New Hampshire women's ice hockey team was edged 4-2 by Colgate University in Saturday afternoon's season-opener at the Class of 1965 Arena.


Date: Oct. 1, 2016 (3:05 p.m.)
Location: Class of 1965 Arena (Hamilton, N.Y.)
Attendance: 718
Score: Colgate University 4, University of New Hampshire 2
Updated Records: UNH (0-1-0, 0-0-0 WHEA), Colgate (1-0-0, 0-0-0 ECAC)


UNH- Julia Fedeski (2)
Colgate- Anonda Hoppner, Cat Quirion, Megan Sullivan, Annika Zalewski


UNH- Jonna Curtis (2), Carlee Toews
Colgate- Jessie Eldridge (2), Bailey Larson (2), Breanne Wilson-Bennett (2), Kaila Pinkney


UNH- Kyra Smith 10-13-15-38 (3 GA) {58:24} (loss)

Colgate- Julia Vandyk 7-8-7-22 (2 GA) {60:00} (win)

Up Next: Oct. 2 (3 p.m.) at Colgate
Next Home Game: Oct. 8 (2 p.m.) vs. Quinnipiac
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- Fedeski gave the Wildcats a 1-0 lead at 8:11 of the second period and netted a power-play goal at 3:42 to extend the advantage to 2-0.

- Colgate scored two goals in less than two minutes to tie the score on goals by Zalewski at 6:22 and Hoppner at 8:01.

- Quirion gave the Raiders their first lead of the game, 3-2, at 13:31.

- Colgate immediately went on a power play, but Smith kept the margin at one goal with six saves during the penalty kill.

- Smith was pulled in favor of an extra skater at 18:02 but Sullivan scored an empty-net goal 21 seconds later to extend the advantage to 4-2.

- Smith reentered the game but skated back to the bench with 1:45 remaining. UNH recorded one shot the rest of the way as Colgate held on for the win.


- Jonna Curtis (Elk River, Minn.) matched her career high of two assists. She now has 33 goals and 33 assists for 66 points in 88 career games.

- Fedeski's two points also matched her career high.

- Smith recorded double-digit saves all three periods: 10-13-15.


- UNH has lost four consecutive season openers.

- UNH won 16 of 55 faceoffs.

- UNH's penalty kill was a perfect 7-for-7.


New Hampshire: 7-14
Colgate: 5-10


New Hampshire: 1-4
Colgate: 0-7


Points (2): Jonna Curtis, Julia Fedeski
Goals (2): Julia Fedeski
Assists (2): Jonna Curtis
Shots (4): Julia Fedeski, Amy Schlagel, Taylor Wenczkowski
Blocked Shots (4): Amy Schlagel
Faceoffs Won (6): Kate Haslett


Points (2): Jessie Eldridge, Bailey Larson, Breanne Wilson-Bennett
Goals (1): Anonda Hoppner, Cat Quirion, Megan Sullivan, Annika Zalewski
Assists (2): Jessie Eldridge, Bailey Larson, Breanne Wilson-Bennett
Shots (6): Anonda Hoppner
Blocked Shots (4): Breanne-Wilson-Bennett
Faceoffs Won (19): Breanne Wilson-Bennett