Women’s Hockey East Weekly Recap: November 17th, 2014

Tuesday, Nov. 11

Northeastern 6, Boston University 3

A huge night from Kendall Coyne led the Huskies past the Terriers for their first big win of the season. Coyne’s hat trick and five points powered Northeastern’s offense in the victory; freshman McKenna Brand netted another two goals for the Huskies. For BU, Kayla Tutino notched a goal and an assist, and Sarah Lefort and Victoria Bach also scored in the loss. | Box Score | GoNU.com Recap | GoTerriers.com Recap

Friday, Nov. 14

Vermont 6, Syracuse 5 (OT)

Dayna Colang led the way for the Catamounts, scoring her first-career hat trick to help them win in come-from-behind fashion. The Orange held a 3-0 lead going into the first intermission, but two goals from Colang and one from Amanda Pelkey brought UVM even after two. After a four-goal third period, Brittany Zuback scored her second of the game in overtime to win it for the Catamounts. Pelkey led the team with a four-point night, and Madison Litchfield made 20 saves in relief to help Vermont to the win. | Box Score | UVMAthletics.com Recap

Saturday, Nov. 15

Boston College 10, New Hampshire 0

The Eagles’ offense was once again on display in the rout over the Wildcats. Alex Carpenter led BC with two goals and two assists, while Kristyn Capizzano and Tori Sullivan each picked up two goals as well. Megan Keller, Dana Trivigno, Kenzie Kent, Emily Field, Emily Pfalzer, Toni Ann Miano, Haley Skarupa, and Kate Leary all had multi-point games for the Eagles. Katie Burt and Taylor Blake split the shutout in net, while Vilma Vaattovaara made 26 saves in the 30:35 of action she saw for the Wildcats. | Box Score | BCEagles.com Recap | UNHWildcats.com Recap

Providence 4, Northeastern 1

The Friars picked up their first win of the season against Northeastern. Allie Morse made 42 saves to lift Providence to the win, and Brittney Thunstrom scored the game-winner in the second period. Hayley Scamurra scored the Huskies’ lone goal. | Box Score | Friars.com Recap | GoNU.com Recap

Boston University 3, Connecticut 2

Maddie Elia scored her second of the day with just 30 seconds left to snap a 2-2 tie and give the Terriers the win. Victoria Bach also tallied for BU, and Rebecca Fleming scored a goal and an assist for the Huskies. Marie-Philip Poulin made her return to the Boston University line-up, though she was held without a point. Annie Belanger made 30 saves in net to give UConn a chance at a win. | Box Score | GoTerriers.com Recap | UConnHuskies.com Recap | UConnHuskies.com Highlights

Vermont 5, Syracuse 4

The Catamounts again came out on top of another offense-oriented game to complete the road sweep over Syracuse. Pelkey scored twice in the first 7:23 of the game to give UVM a 2-0 lead, but Syracuse would eventually take a 4-3 lead in the third. Casey Leveillee scored shorthanded to tie it up for the Catamounts, and Amanda Drobot netted the game-winner with 9:02 remaining in regulation. | Box Score | UVMAthletics.com Recap

Sunday, Nov. 16

Boston University 4, Connecticut 2

The Terriers completed the sweep of their home-and-home series against Connecticut to improve to 8-3-1 on the year. Captain Marie-Philip Poulin led BU with two goals, while Sarah Lefort notched two assists. Emily Snodgrass and Theresa Knutson were the goal-scorers for UConn, and Belanger made another 26 saves in net in the loss. | Box Score | GoTerriers.com Recap | UConnHuskies.com Recap | GoTerriers.com Highlights

Northeastern 6, Providence 2

The Huskies rebounded from Saturday’s loss to the Friars with a convincing win to close out the home-and-home series. Haley Frade evened things up after Northeastern jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the first, but the Huskies scored five goals in the second period to win handily. Kendall Coyne scored twice and added an assist, while Heather Mottau recorded three assists and sophomore Sarah Foss earned her first career win in net. | Box Score | GoNU.com Recap | Friars.com Recap

Boston College 5, New Hampshire 0

Haley Skarupa’s two-goal afternoon led the Eagles to victory, which clinched a sweep of the Wildcats in the season series. Alex Carpenter, Emily Field, and Lexi Bender each had a goal and an assist as well, while Katie Burt picked up another shutout with an 18-save performance. In net for New Hampshire, Vaattovaara made 23 saves. | Box Score | BCEagles.com Recap | UNHWildcats.com Recap

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