SEAHAWK WOMEN'S ICE HOCKEY RESULTS
UMass Boston 2, Salve Regina 1
Friday, November 30, 2018
MIDDLETOWN, R.I. - Visiting UMass Boston defeated the Salve Regina University women's hockey team 2-1 Saturday evening in a non-conference matchup at St. George's.
Series and Streaks
The Beacons own a 21-12-1 record in the all-time series and have won nine straight over the Seahawks.
Three Stars of the Game
- UMass junior Erica Lunn (Kingston, Mass.) scored the game-winning goal early in the third period. She also handed out an assist.
- Salve Regina senior Jennifer O'Connell (Marstons Mills, Mass.) made 29 saves in the loss to fall to 2-5-1 between the pipes. She also passes Rebecca Simmons for the most career games played by a Seahawks goaltender (69).
- UMass senior Alyssa DePippo (Pittsburgh, Pa.) made 17 saves to improve to 4-4-1.
Key Stat of the Game
The Beacons outshot the Seahawks 31-18 and did not allow the Seahawks more than six shots in any period.
The Beacons led 1-0 heading into the third period thanks to an Edy Moritz (Guilford, Conn.) score at 14:39 of the second period. Erica Lunn, who assisted on the Moritz goal, lit the lamp herself 1:54 in the third period to make it a 2-0 advantage for the visitors. It proved to be a necessary goal as Taylor Chisholm (Discovery Bay, Calif.) scored on a powerplay for the Seahawks with one minute remaining to make it a 2-1 game. Salve Regina could not get another shot on net in the final minute and the Beacons hung on for the victory.
- The Seahawks held the Beacons to 0-for-4 on the powerplay while going 1-for-3 themselves.
Salve Regina (2-9-1) hosts Anna Maria on Saturday, December 8 at 7 p.m., while UMass Boston (5-5-2) travels to Castleton on December 7.