Junior goaltender Aerin Frankel made 25 saves for the Huskies
Frankel Earns Second Shutout Of Weekend As Northeastern Tops Boston College, 3-0
Junior goaltender Aerin Frankel made 25 saves for the Huskies

BOSTON- Powered by two power play goals in the third period and a two-point performance from Skylar Fontaine, the No. 3 Northeastern women's hockey team skated past Boston College, 3-0, on Sunday afternoon at Matthews Arena.

With the shutout victory, the Huskies swept the three-game Hockey East series against the Eagles, with goaltender Aerin Frankel earning all three shutouts. Frankel notched 25 saves against Boston College (11-9-2, 10-7-1 HEAW) on Sunday, to earn her sixth shutout of the year and 15th of her career. With her 15th career shutout Frankel now moves into a tie with Patti Hunt (1982-86) for third overall in career shutouts at Northeastern.

Matti Hartman opened the scoring for Northeastern (17-3-1, 14-2-0 HEAW) with a strike just 1:15 into the game. The Eagles and Huskies were held scoreless through the second and then Katy Knoll broke through the scoring drought, with a power-play goal just 10 seconds into the final frame.

Fontaine closed out the scoring for the Huskies with another power-play goal at the 4:51 mark in the third period. BC's goaltender Kelly Pickreign finished the game with 32 saves.

Game Summary

Sunday, January 12, 2020

Game statistics
25 Shots 35
0 / 5 Power Plays 2 / 6
7 / 14 PIM 5 / 10
11-9-2 Records 17-3-1
Boston College Northeastern
Matti Hartman (5)
1st/1:15  GW
Katy Knoll (6)
3rd/0:10 PP
Skylar Fontaine (10)
3rd/4:51 PP
Boston College Northeastern
Kelly Pickreign
60:00, 32 Saves, 3 GA
(L, 2-2-0)
Aerin Frankel
60:00, 25 Saves, 0 GA
(W, 15-3-1)