WORCESTER, Mass. --- The Becker College women's ice hockey team lost 5-0 against visiting University of New England on Friday evening in Colonial Hockey Conference (CHC) action at the Fidelity Bank Worcester Ice Center in Worcester.
January 24, 2020
Fidelity Bank Worcester Ice Center, Worcester, Mass.
Score: UNE 5, Becker 0
Records: The Nor'Easters of UNE 11-4-1, 6-2-1 CHC | The Hawks of Becker 6-10-0, 2-7-0 CHC
- After a scoreless first period, UNE junior forward Kyra Yu (Ogden, Utah / Rice Prep School) broke the stalemate with 5:47 to go in the second period, assisted by senior forward Tatum Gietl (Littleton, Colo. / Northwood School) and sophomore forward Kenady Nevicosi (Breckenridge, Colo. / Northern Cyclones) as the Nor'easters went up 1-0.
- Yu then made it 2-0 with 3:30 left in the second, scoring off an assist from Nevicosi. That would be the score heading into the second intermission.
- In the third period, the floodgates would open against the Hawks. UNE senior forward Meagan Accardi (Berlin, N.H. / Berlin High School) scored 9:42 in the period, assisted by Yu and Nevicosi.
- Then with 7:43 to go in the game, UNE sophomore defenseman Jenna Pych (West Milford, N.J. / Polar Bears) scored to make it 4-0, assisted by junior forward Jessie Scott (Barre, Vt. / Vermont Shamrocks).
- Just 23 seconds later, Nevicosi, who already had three assists on the night, scored to put the Nor'easters ahead 5-0, which would hold up as the final score.
BETWEEN THE PIPES
- Becker freshman goaltender Amber Lee (Nashua, N.H. / Northern Cyclones) finished with 36 saves in net for the Hawks.
- UNE junior goaltender Julia Benjamin (Tolland, Conn. / Loomis Chaffee School) posted a shutout with 32 stops for the Nor'easters.
The Hawks and Nor'easters are back on the ice on Saturday when they play at UNE in a 4:00 p.m. game.
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