Women's Hockey To Play Host To Yale Bulldogs

    Maggie Pendleton leads the Friars in all-time scoring against the Bulldogs.

    Maggie Pendleton leads the Friars in all-time scoring against the Bulldogs.

    Dec. 4, 2013

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    PROVIDENCE, R.I. -

    FOR STARTERS...
    • The Friars will play host to the Yale Bulldogs on Friday, Dec. 6 in a non-conference tilt.
    • The puck is set to drop at 7:00 p.m. at Schneider Arena.
    • The Friars will have live streaming as well as live stats available for the game.
    • To access the feeds click on the above links.
    • Providence will also be providing live updates of the game through its Twitter page (@PCWHockey).

    LAST WEEKEND'S PLAY...
    • Last Saturday, the Friars edged the Brown Bears, 3-2, in overtime in the 19th annual Mayor's Cup.
    • Beth Hanrahan tallied a goal and an assist in the win to continue a three-game point streak.
    • Corinne Buie is currently on a three-game point streak, after adding an assist against Brown.
    • Janine Weber and Molly Illikainen both added goals in the win, with Weber notching the game-winner in overtime.
    • Illikainen's first shorthanded goal now makes her one of three Friars to have notched at least one shorthanded tally on the season.
    • Sarah Bryant made 24 saves in the win.
    • Providence outshot Brown, 39-26, en route to capturing the programs seventh Mayor's Cup title.
    • It marked the first time the Friars have taken home the prestigious hardware since Nov. 26, 2010.
    • It also marked the first time Providence had captured the cup on home ice since Nov. 24, 2007, when the Friars defeated the Brown Bears 5-2 at Schneider Arena.

    SCOUTING THE BULLDOGS...
    • Yale enters Friday with a 3-8-1 overall mark and a 2-3-1 record in ECAC play.
    • Freshman forward Phoebe Staenz leads the Bulldogs in scoring with 12 points on three goals and a team-best nine assists.
    • Following Staenz is sophomore Janelle Ferrara, who is second on the team in scoring with 10 points.
    • With a team-best four goals, freshman forward Krista Yip-Chuck has collected one of the team's three game-winning goals.
    • Jaime Leonoff has logged the majority of minutes in goal for the Bulldogs, with 657:45 minutes.
    • Leonoff has collected a 3-8-1 mark this season with a .916 save percentage and a 3.38 goals against average.
    • This season, the Bulldogs have captured wins against Rensselaer (Nov. 15), Union (Nov. 16) and Connecticut (Nov. 29).
    • Last weekend, Yale went 1-1-0 with a 5-4 win over Connecticut on Friday (Nov. 29) and a 3-2 loss to Quinnipiac on Saturday (Nov. 30).
    • In their win over Connecticut, five different Bulldogs found the back of the net, while Leonoff made 17 saves in the last two periods of play to capture the win.

    ALL-TIME SERIES HISTORY...
    • Providence and Yale will faceoff for the 33rd time, with the Friars leading the all-time series 25-5-2.
    • At Schneider, the Friars hold an all-time record of 11-1-1 against the Bulldogs.
    • Last season, Providence edged Yale 3-2 in overtime at Ingulls Rink, with a goal from Beth Hanrahan.
    • Three different Friars scored that game to snap a three-game losing streak for Providence.
    • Maggie Pendleton leads the Friars in all-time scoring against the Bulldogs, with four assists in three career games played.
    • Corinne Buie leads the Friars in goals scored, with three against Yale.
    • Goaltender Nina Riley has earned an undefeated record against Yale with two wins.
    • The last time Providence defeated Yale at Schneider Arena was on Nov. 1, 2012, when the Friars toppled the Bulledogs 9-3.
    The Last Meeting
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    January 5, 2013
    New Haven, Conn.
    Women's Ice Hockey Downs Yale, 3-2, In Overtime
    The Providence College women's ice hockey team traveled to New Haven, Conn. to take on the Yale Bulldogs on Saturday, Jan. 5. The Friars defeated Yale, 3-2, in overtime. The win moves the Friars overall record to 9-9-4 and their road record to 3-6-2 on the season.