Women's Hockey Edged by Sacred Heart
HOW IT HAPPENED:
1-0 HC (1st, 2:31): Matthias scored for the Crusaders in the opening minutes of the first period from Violette.
1-1 SH (2nd, 5:21): Sacred Heart's Jayne Lewis scored for the Pioneers to tie the game in the second period.
1-2 SH (2nd, 8:30): The Pioneers' Maddie Bishop netted the eventual game-winner for Sacred Heart.
1-3 SH (2nd, 11:42): Lewis recorder her second goal of the game to give the Pioneers the 3-1 lead and win.
INSIDE THE NUMBERS:
- The Crusaders outshot the Pioneers 33 to 30.
- Before this game, Holy Cross averaged 2.9 penalties per game. Against the Pioneers, the Crusaders had 6 penalties.
- Freshman Julia Pelletier had 27 saves.
- Matthias recorded her ninth goal on the season.
- Violette tallied her 19th helper.
The Crusaders will face the Pioneers again Jan. 27 at 4:00 p.m. in Shelton, Conn.