Nov. 9, 2012
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -
Providence goes into Saturday's match-up with a 34-10-4 overall record against the Huskies. The last time the two teams faced off was Jan. 28 and 29, when the Friars hosted Connecticut before traveling to Storrs, Conn. to finish the back-to-back series. Providence swept the weekend series with 2-0 and 5-2 wins over the Huskies.
Providence and New Hampshire have faced off in 136 games to date. The Friars have captured 48 of those games for a 48-76-12 overall record against the Wildcats. Providence has won nine of the last 10 games, starting with a win at New Hampshire on Dec. 5, 2009, which marked the first loss on home ice in the history of women's Wildcat hockey. Last season the Friars swept the Wildcats 4-2, 3-1 and 6-2 to earn their third straight Hockey East series win over New Hampshire.
Scouting Connecticut: The Huskies enter the weekend with a 2-8-1 overall record and a 1-3-0 record in Hockey East. Connecticut last faced off against Northeastern, where UConn fell 5-2 at home and 9-1 on the road. Leading the team in scoring is freshman Michela Cava with nine points on five goals and four assists and senior Kelly Horan with nine points on two goals and seven assists.
Scouting New Hampshire: The Wildcats enter the weekend with a 3-7-0 overall record and a 1-2-0 conference record. New Hampshire last faced Dartmouth on Tuesday, Nov. 6, where the Wildcats fell 3-2 in regulation time. The Wildcats have fallen in their last six games, with half being decided by only one goal. Leading the team in scoring is senior Kristina Lavoie with eight points on three goals and five assists. Lavoie is followed by freshman Sara Carlson (4-3-7) and senior Kristine Horn (2-5-7).
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