Northeastern Blanks Toronto In Exhibition, 3-0
Senior Hayley Masters, freshman Codie Cross and senior Hayley Scamurra score goals for Huskies

Senior forward Hayley Masters scored a goal for the Huskies
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
1st 4:55  NOE1-0 EV GW Hayley MastersBailey Coyne
2nd 12:18  NOE2-0 PP Codie CrossDenisa Křížová, McKenna Brand
2nd 19:47  NOE3-0 PP Hayley ScamurraPaige Savage, Denisa Křížová
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd Final
Northeastern  1203
Toronto  0000
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd SOG
Northeastern  11121033
Toronto  2529
Team Stats and Records  PP PIM SHGF
Northeastern  2/3 3/6 0
Toronto  0/3 3/6 0
Northeastern Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Sarah Foss (W)20:000 2002
Brittany Bugalski20:000 0505
Brianna Storms20:000 0022
Toronto Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Valencia Yordanov (L)60:003 10101030

TORONTO - The Northeastern women's hockey team opened the 2016-17 season in winning fashion with a 3-0 victory over the University of Toronto in exhibition play on Friday evening at Varsity Arena.

Senior Hayley Masters, freshman Codie Cross and senior Hayley Scamurra scored for the Huskies, while goaltenders Sarah Foss (2 saves), Brittany Bugalski (5 saves) and Brianna Storms (2 saves) combined for the shutout.

The Huskies scored two power-play goals and held the Varsity Blues to just nine shots on goal, while firing 31 shots at the Toronto net.

Goal Recaps

- Northeastern grabbed the lead at the 4:55 mark of the first period when freshman Bailey Coyne forced a turnover in the right corner and centered for Masters to fire home in the low slot.

- The Huskies doubled the advantage on the power play at 12:18 of the second period when Cross wristed a shot from between the circles that found its way through traffic and into the back of the net.

- NU tacked on another power-play goal with 13 seconds left in the second period when senior Paige Savage gathered the puck along the left-wing boards and found Scamurra open at the right of the net for a wrister that beat Toronto netminder Valencia Yordanov.


- Freshmen Bailey Coyne (assist) and Codie Cross (goal) each notched points for the first time in a Huskies' uniform.

- Junior Denisa Krizova dished out assists on both power-play goals.

- The Huskies killed off all three Toronto power plays.

- Junior McKenna Brand led all players with four shots on goal.

Up Next

The Huskies will open the regular season next weekend with a pair of games against St. Lawrence at Matthews Arena, beginning Friday at 7 p.m.