Mariah Keopple's shot from the corner of the Tigers' attacking zone in the first minute of overtime Sunday afternoon at Lynah Rink went skyward off a Cornell defender, and by the time it landed behind Big Red netminder Lindsay Browning, the sixth-ranked, second-seeded Princeton women's hockey team had won its first-ever ECAC tournament championship.
Five goals from five players helped lift No. 6 Princeton over No. 7 Clarkson 5-1 Saturday at Cornell, putting the Tigers into their first-ever ECAC Hockey tournament final Sunday at 2 p.m. against Cornell.
For the second straight day, Marie-Pier Coulombe was excellent in net for the Clarkson University Women's Hockey team, stopping 28 shots in a 2-0 Golden Knights' win against Colgate Saturday afternoon in the second game of the ECAC Hockey Quarterfinals at Cheel Arena.
Senior Grace Graham scored two goals, including a game-winning short-handed goal, to lead the Cornell women's ice hockey team to a 3-2 win over St. Lawrence, Saturday evening. With the win, Cornell advances to the ECAC Hockey semifinal, which will take place at Lynah Rink.
Senior Michaela Pejzlova converted on the power play midway through overtime to lift the Clarkson University Women's Hockey team to a 2-1 victory over Colgate University in the first game of the ECAC Hockey Quarterfinals Friday night at Cheel Arena.
The RV/RV Harvard women's hockey team (17-12-1, 15-6-1 ECAC Hockey) took Game One of ECAC Hockey Quarterfinals from RV Yale (16-14-0, 13-9-0 ECAC Hockey) by a score of 4-0 on Friday afternoon at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center. The Crimson is now one win away from advancing to championship weekend for the first time since 2015.
Two goals in the game's first two minutes turned out to be enough to lift the sixth-ranked Princeton women's hockey team to a 5-1 win over 10th-ranked Quinnipiac Friday afternoon at Baker Rink in the ECAC Hockey League quarterfinal opener.
Tying a program wins record, the sixth-ranked Princeton women's hockey team beat one Connecticut team to end the regular season and learned it will host another Connecticut team when the ECAC Hockey League playoffs begin next weekend
ITHACA, N.Y. - The Cornell women's ice hockey team defeated Union, 5-3, to close the regular season with a victory, Saturday evening. With the Big Red win, the 2019-20 team is the first in program history to go undefeated in the regular season in ECAC Hockey play.
Senior goaltender Beth Larcom earned her fifth career shutout as the Harvard women's hockey team (16-12-1, 15-6-1 ECAC Hockey) blanked St. Lawrence (13-14-7, 8-10-4 ECAC Hockey) 3-0 on Senior Day. In addition to Larcom's 25 save performance, Emily Yue made her debut in net, Ali Peper registered Harvard's second goal of the afternoon and Kat Hughes led both rosters with three blocked shots.
The Harvard women's hockey team (15-12-1, 14-6-1 ECAC Hockey) fell to No. 7/7 Clarkson (22-5-6, 13-4-4 ECAC Hockey) 4-1 on Friday night at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center. Senior captain Kat Hughes was the lone scorer despite 43 shots on target for the Crimson while Clarkson's Elizabeth Giguere was responsible for all four Golden Knight goals.
Carly Bullock's hat trick accounted for three of the four goals seniors scored for the sixth-ranked Princeton women's hockey team as the Tigers opened senior weekend with a 5-1 win over Brown Friday night at Baker Rink.
The Brown women's hockey team was defeated by Colgate, 6-2, in its home finale for the season on Saturday at Meehan Auditorium. Sophomore Tina Paolillo (East Haven, Conn.) and junior Megan Forrest (Enfield, Nova Scotia) did the scoring for the Bears in the second and third period, respectively.
The nation's leading goal scorer Elizabeth Giguere (Quebec City, QUE) provided the offense and a gritty team defense, backstopped by sophomore Marie-Pier Coulombe (Carignan, QUE), shut down Princeton's high-powered forwards as 6th-ranked Clarkson earned a key two points in ECAC Hockey play by defeating the 5th-ranked Tigers 2-1 on Senior Day at Cheel Arena.
Freshman CC Bowlby netted a pair of goals to the lead the Dartmouth College women's hockey team to a 4-1 victory over Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), on Saturday afternoon at the Houston Field House. With the win, the Big Green improve to 7-17-3 (4-13-3 ECAC Hockey), while the Engineers drop to 0-31-1 (0-20-0 ECAC Hockey).
St. Lawrence University senior forward Kayla Vespa scored off assists from classmates Maggie McLaughlin and Kalie Grant at the 11:51 mark of the third period to lead the Saints' women's hockey team to a 3-2 come-from-behind win over 10th-ranked Quinnipiac in an ECAC Hockey contest at Appleton Arena on Saturday afternoon.