New Hampshire Skates To 1-1 Tie At Rensselaer
Freshman goaltender Ava Boutilier stops 37 shots for Wildcats

Freshman goaltender Ava Boutilier made 37 saves for the Wildcats
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
1st 6:56  UNH1-0 EV Taylor Wenczkowski (4)Carlee Turner/6, Marie-Jo Pelletier/5
3rd 17:36  REN1-1 EV GT Makenna Thomas (4)Sabrina Repaci/3, Amanda Kimmerle/3
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd OT Final
New Hampshire  10001
Rensselaer  00101
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd OT SOG
New Hampshire  9139233
Rensselaer  101410438
Team Stats and Records  PP PIM SHGF
New Hampshire (6-3-4)  0/4 4/8 0
Rensselaer (4-6-3)  0/4 4/8 0
New Hampshire Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 OT Saves
Ava Boutilier (T, 6-3-4)64:591 10149437
Empty Net0:010      
Rensselaer Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 OT Saves
Lovisa Selander (T, 4-6-3)65:001 8139232

TROY, N.Y. - The University of New Hampshire women's hockey team tied with the Rensselaer Engineers on Saturday afternoon by a score of 1-1; Taylor Wenczkowski (Rochester, N.H.) tallied the lone goal for the 'Cats six minutes into the first period. The goal was assisted by Carlee Turner (Scottsdale, Ariz.) and Marie-Jo Pelletier (Dalhousie, New Brunswick).

Freshman goaltender Ava Boutilier (Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island) made 37 saves in the contest, including four in the overtime period to clinch the tie for the Wildcats. Her record is now 6-3-4 on the season.

The Engineers and the Wildcats will face off again on Sunday at 2 p.m.


Date: Nov. 18, 2017
Location: Houston Field House - Troy, N.Y.
Attendance: 125
Score: UNH 1 (6-3-4) RPI 1 (4-6-3)


UNH (1) - Taylor Wenczkowski
RPI (1) - Makenna Thomas


UNH (2) - Carlee Turner, Marie-Jo Pelletier
RPI (2) - Sabrina Repaci, Amanda Kimmerle


Ava Boutilier - 10-14-9-4 - 37 (1 GA) {59:59} (T)
Lovisa Selander - 8-13-9-2 - 32 (1 GA) {60:00} (T)


The Wildcats struck early with Wenczkowski's goal six minutes, 56 seconds into the game, assisted by Turner and Pelletier. Turner crossed the puck cross-ice to Wenczkowski and buried a shot from the left faceoff dot.

UNH had a chance to add an insurance goal on a power play 14:19 into the second period, tallying three shots on goal during the power play, but the 'Cats were unable to capitalize.

RPI tied the game in the final three minutes of regulation on a shot that ricocheted off the crossbar behind Boutilier and into the net, tying the game at one all.

Rensselaer led in shots on goal in the overtime period, 4-2, but all four shots were stopped by Boutilier.


UNH: 4-8 RPI: 4-8


UNH: 0-4 RPI: 0-4


Points (1): 3 players
Goals (1): Taylor Wenczkowski
Assists (1): Carlee Turner, Marie-Jo Pelletier
Shots (7): Taylor Wenczkowski
Blocked Shots (3): Jenna Rheault
Faceoffs (12): Carlee Turner


Points (1): 3 players
Goals (1): Makenna Thomas
Assists (1): Sabrina Repaci, Amanda Kimmerle
Shots (7): Jaimie Grigsby
Blocked Shots (3): Whitney Renn
Faceoffs (13): Sabrina Repaci