UConn Edges Past Providence In Sunday Matinee, 2-1
Junior goaltender Annie Belanger stopped 27 shots for the Huskies

Junior goaltender Annie Belanger made 27 saves for the Huskies
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
2nd 6:59  CON1-0 PP Catherine Crawley (4)Leah Lum/10, Kayla Mee/9
2nd 16:13  CON2-0 EV GW Marisa Maccario (4)Rebecca Lindblad/5
3rd 17:32  PRV1-2 EV EA Brooke Boquist (17)Blair Parent/11, Whitney Dove/17
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd Final
Connecticut  0202
Providence  0011
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd SOG
Connecticut  67518
Providence  681428
Team Stats and Records  PP PIM SHGF
Connecticut (13-13-4)  1/6 6/12 0
Providence (14-14-2)  0/6 6/12 0
Connecticut Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Annie Belanger (W, 10-11-4)59:401 681327
Empty Net0:200     
Providence Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Madison Myers (L, 8-10-2)57:292 65516
Empty Net2:310     

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The Providence College women's ice hockey team was defeated by the University of Connecticut, 2-1, on Sunday, Feb. 5 at Schneider Arena in Providence, R.I. With the loss, the Friars moved to 14-14-2 (9-9-2 HE), while the Huskies improved to 13-13-4 (8-10-2 HE).

The Huskies took a two goal lead in the second period when Catherine Crawley scored on the power play at 6:59. Reese Maccario scored at 16:13 on a two-on-one.

The Friars' scored with 2:28 remaining in regulation, Brooke Boquist (Thunder Bay, Ontario) scored on an extra-man advantage. Whitney Dove (Port Moody, Birtish Columbia) took a shot from the far point that bounced off of UConn's Annie Belanger's pad to Blair Parent (Blaine, Minn.) just outside the crease, who got another whack at it until it jumped out to Boquist to put it in.

The Friars generated offensive pressure with the extra man but were unable to score.

Madison Myers (Colcester, Vt.) made 16 saves in the game.

The Friars are back in action on Feb. 10 at 2:00 p.m. at Vermont for the final game of the Hockey East series with the Catamounts.