Junior goaltender Aerin Frankel made 31 saves for the Huskies
Northeastern Ties Colgate, 1-1; Huskies Win Shootout To Advance To Battle at the Burgh Title Game
Junior goaltender Aerin Frankel made 31 saves for the Huskies

CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa.- Lauren MacInnis scored the game-winner in the penalty shootout to send the No. 3 Northeastern women's hockey team past Colgate following a 1-1 tie. The Huskies will next face the winner of Robert Morris/Wisconsin in the Battle at the Burgh Championship game on Sunday, Jan. 5 at 5 p.m.

Mia Brown put Northeastern (15-2-1, 12-2-0 HEAW) ahead 1-0 early in the first period, as the Huskies maintained a shutout until Colgate (9-8-4, 3-4-1 ECAC) snuck one in at the 16:52 mark in the third period.

The two teams would then head to overtime, and then a penalty shootout. Chloe Aurard and MacInnis both converted their chances, and Aerin Frankel made two saves against Colgate. Frankel finished the game with 31 saves and Northeastern held the 35-32 advantage in shots on goal.

Game Summary

Saturday, January 4, 2020
Battle at the Burgh (Pittsburgh, PA)

Game statistics
32 Shots 35
0 / 2 Power Plays 0 / 6
6 / 12 PIM 2 / 4
9-8-4 Records 15-2-1
Colgate Northeastern
Mia Brown (7)
Danielle Serdachny (6)
3rd/16:52  GT
Colgate Northeastern
Liz Auby
65:00, 34 Saves, 1 GA
(T, 8-7-4)
Aerin Frankel
64:10, 31 Saves, 1 GA
(T, 13-2-1)

Empty Net
0:50, 0 GA