Women's Hockey Travels To Connecticut For Hockey East Face-Off

Morse lead the Friars in all-time assists against the Huskies.

Morse lead the Friars in all-time assists against the Huskies.

Nov. 9, 2013

PROVIDENCE, R.I. -

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FOR STARTERS...
  • The Friars will wrap-up its six-game Hockey East stretch (1-4-0) with a road game against the Connecticut Huskies.
  • Providence will travel to Storrs, Conn. to face-off against the Huskies at Freitas Ice Forum in a 2:00 p.m. puck drop.
  • Connecticut will be providing live stats of the game (CLICK HERE).
  • Providence will be providing live updates of the game through its Twitter page (@PCWHockey).

WEEKDAY MATCH-UP...
  • Providence fell to New Hampshire 4-2 on Thursday, Nov. 7 at the Whittemore Center in Durham, N.H.
  • The Friars took an early 2-0 but could not contain the Wildcats pressure.
  • Courtney Kukowski notched her first unassisted goal of her career, while Beth Hanrahan tallied her 27th career goal in the loss.
  • Sarah Bryant made 19 saves to move her record to 4-5-0.

SCOUTING THE WILDCATS...
  • Connecticut enters the weekend 3-6-1 overall and 0-2-1 in Hockey East play.
  • The Huskies last suffered a loss to Boston University (6-2) on Nov. 6.
  • Two different Huskies scored for Connecticut in the loss.
  • Connecticut earned its lone Hockey East point in a tie with Maine (4-4) on Nov. 3, where the Huskies came back from a 3-0 deficit to score four goals during the third period and tie the game.
  • Sarah MacDonnell leads the Huskies in points with nine on three goals and a team-best six assists.
  • With four goals, Kayla Campero leads Connecticut in goals scored, including the game-tying goal against Maine.
  • Sarah Moses and Elaine Chuli have split time in between the pipes for the Huskies.
  • Moses has collected a 2-3-0 record in 319:32 minutes played for a 3.94 goals against average and a .907 save percentage.
  • Chuli has notched a 1-3-1 record in 291:47 minutes in net, notching a .914 save percentage and a 3.29 goals against average.

ALL-TIME SERIES HISTORY...
  • The Friars hold the edge in the series history between the two teams 37-10-4.
  • In the last ten games, Providence has a strong lead of 9-1-0.
  • Last season, the Friars swept the Huskies by margins of 4-3 OT (Feb. 2), 5-0 (Feb. 1) and 5-3 (Nov. 11).
  • Seniors Corinne Buie, Rebecca Morse and Maggie Pendleton lead the Friars in all-time scoring against Connecticut.
  • Buie has collected 10 points in nine career games, while Morse and Pendleton have notched seven and six, respectively.
  • The last time the Friars and Huskies faced in Storrs, Providence blanked Connecticut 5-0.
  • Buie collected two goals, while Morse notched two assists to lead the Friars to the win.
  • Sarah Bryant made 19 saves to earn her first career road shutout.

The Last Meeting
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February 2, 2013
Providence, R.I.


 

 

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