• GoPrincetonTigers.Tv Princeton Store Tickets
  • Donate Live Events Live Stats
ILDN Early Bird Promo
ILDN Early Bird Promo
Football Fireworks C/S Day MM
Close Video

Women's Hockey Back in Action at Penn State Tuesday

Courtesy: Princeton Athletic Communications                                                                      Release: 01/26/2013
Courtesy: Shelley Szwast
Senior Corey Stearns leads the team in scoring with 21 points.
View larger
Send this article to a friend Print RSS

   Game 21: Princeton at Penn State
  Gametime Tuesday, Jan. 29 at 7 p.m. l  Greenberg Ice Pavilion
  Game Coverage Live Video $ l  Live Stats
  Twitter: @PUTigers  l  @GoPSUsports1
  Series Info First Meeting
  Records Princeton (6-12-2), PSU (7-16-1)
  Princeton Roster  l  Schedule  l  Stats  l @PWIH
  PSU
Roster  l  Schedule  l  Stats  l @PennStateWHKY

PRINCETON, N.J. (1/26/13) - The Princeton women's hockey team resumes action on Tuesday, Jan. 29 when it faces first-year program Penn State in University Park, Pa.

Tuesday's game concludes the Tigers' six-game road trip that dates back to Dec. 8. It also marks the first competition for Princeton since Jan. 12 because of final exams that concluded this past Friday. Princeton is 6-12-2 overall and lost its last two games, to No. 2 Harvard and Dartmouth. Senior Corey Stearns leads the team in scoring with 21 points on four goals and 17 assists. Teammate Kelly Cooke has scored 11 goals and adds five assists for 16 points. Junior Sally Butler has five goals and six helpers for 11 points, while sophomore Brianna Leahy chips in 10 points on six goals and four assists. Freshman Kimberly Newell has a 5-10-2 record in goal missing a handful of games when she was with Team Canada winning gold at the Under-18s. Newell has a 3.26 goals against average and a .908 save percentage. Sophomore Ashley Holt provides back up in goal. She is 1-2 with a 3.73 GAA and an .849 save percentage.

Penn State is 7-16-1 after dropping a pair of games to Syracuse this past weekend. Five of the team's wins have come against DI teams. Leading the offense is freshman Shannon Yoxheimer. Yoxheimer has 12 goals and 12 assists for 24 points. Junior Taylor Gross is second in the scoring column with 18 points on four goals and 14 helpers. Sophomore Jess Desorcie contributes 16 points on five goals and 11 assists. A pair of freshman, Jill Holdcroft and Hannah Hoenshell have 10 points apiece. Junior Nicole Paniccia has made 18 starts in goal. She is 6-11-1 in net with a 3.18 GAA and a .923 save percentage. Freshman Celine Whitlinger is 1-5 with a 2.46 GAA and a .943 save percentage.

 

Back
ETAPVCFriends Groups
Free VideosTiger BlogMore Headlines

TigerBlog , the official blog of Princeton Athletics.

Sept. 18, 2014 - 200, Or Is That 202?
Tags: general

Sept. 17, 2014 - Soccer Trumps Meth For A Night
Tags: Soccer

Sept. 16, 2014 - Boycotting At Bedford
Tags: Field Hockey

Sept. 15, 2014 - All-Access: Training Camp
Tags: Football

Sept. 12, 2014 - @putigers_live
Tags: General

Sept. 18, 2014 TigerCast
Matt Costello and Garrit Leicht join the debut TigerCast of...
May 15, 2014 TigerCast
Rowers Will Gillis (heavyweights) and Ed Northrop (lightweights)...
May 8, 2014 TigerCast
Molly Higgins and Adam Bragg join TigerCast to discuss the...
Robert Wood Johnson
Hyatt Slider

PNC Bank
Sports Camps
   
   
Athlete of the Week
Presented by Coach USA
Sept. 15 - Lauren Lazo (Women's Soccer)
National Champions
Julia Ratcliffe Wins Title
Championship Streak Now 43
Princeton Sports Properties
Official Corporate Partners
Join the Princeton Corporate Partner Team
Sports Tickets
Proud Partner of Princeton Athletics
Buy and sell college and pro sports tickets
Email Updates
Don't Miss a Minute of the Action
Sign up to receive exclusive Princeton Tiger email updates