Feb. 6, 1998

    Friars Doubled Up by Northeastern, 6-3

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Providence College was defeated by Northeastern University, 6-3, in women's ECAC hockey action at Schneider Arena on Friday, February 6.

    PC's senior co-captain Catherine Hanson scored a power play goal at the 16:20 mark in the first period to put Providence on the board first. The Friars received another power play goal from freshman Corinne Rosen at the 1:26 mark in the second period to go ahead 2-0. Freshman Jessica Tabb netted a short-handed goal for PC at the 3:39 mark in the second period to take a 3-0 Providence lead. Northeastern then scored four unanswered goals in the second period from Jaime Totten at 7:45, Hilary Witt at 17:35 and two from Kathryn Waldo at 7:28 and 12:33. In the third period, the Huskies netted two more goals, Crystal Baumgartner at 1:16 and Colleen Coen at the 7:54 mark to end the game at 6-3.

    Northeastern goaltender Erika Silva stopped 17 shots in the win. Providence goaltender Heather Wilcox made 21 saves in the loss.

    Northeastern is now 20-3-3 overall and 13-1-1 in the ECAC, while Providence is 7-17-0 overall and 7-8-0 in the ECAC..

    The Friars return to action on Saturday, February 7 against Harvard at Schneider Arena at 7:00 p.m.

    Northeastern  (20-3-3, 13-1-1)  0   4   2   --  6
    Providence  (7-17-, 7-8-)       1   2   0   --  3

    First Period: PC, Hanson (Bono) 16:20 Penalties: NU, Santerre (Roughing) 15:24; NU, Dyke (Elbowing) 16:20; PC, Rosen (Holding) 18:08.

    Second Period: PC, Rosen (Tabb, Bono) 1:26; PC, Tabb (Unassisted) 3:39; NU, Waldo (Dyke, Giovanelli) 7:28; NU, Totten (Santerre) 7:45; NU, Waldo (Santerre) 12:33; NU, Witt (Totten, Allan) 17:35 Penalties: NU, Acres (Checking) 0:25; PC, Rosen (Hitting After the Whistle) 3:06; NU, Metcalf (Hooking) 4:04; PC, Frankiewicz (Tripping) 10:34; PC, Hanson (Cross-Checking) 17:06.

    Third Period: NU, Baumgartner (Totten) 1:16; NU, Coen (Metcalf, Dyke) 7:54 Penalties: PC, Frankiewicz (Checking) 0:45; NU, Santerre (Slashing) 0:53; PC, Bono (Tripping) 2:24; PC, Tyng (High Sticking) 5:07; PC, Hanson (Cross-Checking) 18:06; NU, Santerre (Slashing) 18:51.

    SAVES: NU, Silva (60:00) 9-4-4=17; PC, Wilcox (60:00) 8-7-6=21.

    POWER PLAYS: NU 2-8; PC 2-5

    PENALTIES: NU 6-12; PC 8-16