Crusaders Win Third Straight, Defeat Hawks, 1-0
WORCESTER, Mass. – The Holy Cross women’s hockey team defeated the Saint Anselm Hawks, 1-0, at the Hart Center Saturday afternoon. Senior Kara Violette led the Crusaders with the only goal of the game. Juniors Sam Girard and Julie Matthias assisted on the goal. The Crusaders ended the Hawks' 21-road game winning streak with the 1-0 win.
HOW IT HAPPENED
1-0 HC (2nd, 17:40, PP): Senior Kara Violette scored her sixth goal of the season from a rebounded shot by junior Sam Girard.
- There were six penalties between the Crusaders and the Hawks.
- Holy Cross went 1-2 on the power play and Saint Anselm went 0-4.
INSIDE THE NUMBERS
- Pelletier had 15 saves and improved to 5-1-1 on the season. This is her third shutout of the season and second against Saint Anselm.
- Violette scored her 51st career goal and leads the team in points (6-16-22).
- Girard now has eight assists on the season.
- Matthias also recorded her eighth assists.
- Holy Cross will host Saint Michael’s for two games next weekend, Jan. 19 and 20 at 2:05 p.m.