#13 PC Women’s Hockey Shuts Out #8 Northeastern Tuesday

Providence College Press Release

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The No. 13 Providence College women’s hockey team shutout the eighth-ranked Northeastern Huskies, 3-0, on Tuesday, Nov. 15 at Schneider Arena. SCOREProvidence – 3 | Northeastern – 0 RECORDSProvidence – 10-4-1 (7-3-1 HEAW) | Northeastern – 12-2-1 (10-2-1 HEAW) VENUESchneider Arena | Providence, R.I.  GAME FLOW & NOTES -Both teams skated through the first period scoreless. Northeastern outshot the Friars 12-3.

-Brooke Becker (Orchard Park, N.Y.) put the Friars on the board with a power-play goal 7:38 into the second period. Lauren DeBlois (Lewiston, Maine.) and Lindsay Bochna (Toronto, Ontario) were each credited with an assist. 

-The Friars carried a 1-0 lead into the second intermission. 

-At the 4:53 mark of the third period, Bochna assisted DeBlois to another power-play goal to deepen the Friars lead, 2-0.

-With five minutes remaining in the third period, DeBlois was penalized for holding. The Huskies emptied their net for the 6-4-skater advantage. 

-The Friars fended off the Huskies for 2:30 and totaled seven blocked shots and one save. Forward Ashley Clark (North Weymouth, Mass.) recorded four of the seven blocks. 

-With Northeastern’s goal empty, Claire Tyo (Massena, N.Y.) netted the final goal of the night with three seconds remaining in regulation. 

Sandra Abstreiter (Freising, Germany) finished the night with 23 saves. STAT COMPARISONProvidence –Shots: 13Face-offs: 15/24Power plays: 2/4Penalty Kill: 2/2 Northeastern –Shots: 23Face-offs: 24/15Power plays: 0/2Penalty Kill: 2/4 PC GAME HIGHSShots: DeBlois, Becker, Tyo, Hjalmarsson (2)Goals: Becker, DeBlois, Tyo (1)Assists: Bochna (2)Points: Bochna, Becker, DeBlois, Tyo (1) UP NEXTThe Friars will host Maine for a weekend matchup at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 18 and 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 19. 

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