Women's Hockey Kicks off Second Portion of Season with 3-0 Win at PSU
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. (1/29/13) - Three different skaters scored as the Princeton women's hockey team skated to a 3-0 win over Penn State on Tuesday, Jan. 29 at Greenberg Ice Pavilion.
It was the first meeting between the two squads and Princeton's first game in 17 days, as final exams concluded this past Friday.
Freshman Kimberly Newell made 11 saves in the first two periods to earn the win. Sophomore Ashley Holt made her eighth appearance in goal, playing the third period and stopping eight shots as the Tigers outshot the Lions 30-19.Freshman defender Karen MacDonald scored her first career goal, the game-winning goal at 15:32 of the first period with senior Corey Stearns picking up her first of two assists on the night.
Penn State netminder Nicole Paniccia made 27 saves as the team falls to 6-12-1 on the season.
The Tigers improve to 7-12-2 and host Yale and Brown this weekend, Feb. 1 & 2 at Hobey Baker Rink.