Women's Hockey East Names 2017-18 Pro Ambitions All-Rookie Team

The Women's Hockey East Association today announced the 2017-18 Pro Ambitions All-Rookie Team and five other season-long awards as voted by the league's nine head coaches.

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Providence Edged By UConn, 2-1, In Playoff Finale

Senior forward Blair Parent scored a goal for the Friars.

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Providence College Falls To UConn In Game Two, 3-0

Providence College senior forward Madison Sansone (pictured)

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Providence Shuts Out UConn, 4-0, In WHEA Quarterfinal Action

Junior goaltender Madison Myers made 25 saves to backstop Providence College to a 4-0 win against UConn in the first game of a WHEA quarterfinal series on Friday night at Schneider Arena.

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Myers, Providence College Shut Out Northeastern, 1-0

Junior goaltender Madison Myers made 35 saves to earn her third shutout of the season as Providence College skated to a 1-0 win against Northeastern on Sunday at Schneider Arena.

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PROVIDENCE 2017-2018 SCHEDULE AND RESULTS
17-13-7 Overall (12-7-5 Hockey East)
09/23
vs. LAURENTIAN
W 3-2
Box
09/29
at Union
W 7-3
Box
10/01
vs. VERMONT *
W 6-2
Box
10/06
vs. QUINNIPIAC
W 3-1
Box
10/07
at Quinnipiac
L 0-1
Box
10/13
at Syracuse
L 1-2
Box
10/14
at Syracuse
W 3-2 OT
Box
10/20
at Princeton
T 2-2 OT
Box
10/21
at Princeton
T 2-2 OT
Box
10/28
vs. NORTHEASTERN *
W 2-1
Box
10/29
at Northeastern *
W 6-4
Box
11/03
at Boston College *
L 4-7
Box
11/10
at Maine *
T 2-2 OT
Box
11/17
at Merrimack *
W 4-1
Box
11/18
vs. MERRIMACK *
W 5-0
Box
11/22
vs. NEW HAMPSHIRE *
W 3-0
Box
11/25
vs. CORNELL
L 1-2
Box
11/26
vs. CORNELL
L 2-4
Box
12/01
at UConn *
T 2-2 OT
Box
12/02
vs. UCONN *
W 4-1
Box
12/09
vs. BOSTON UNIVERSITY *
W 6-5
Box
01/02
vs. BROWN
W 3-1
Box
01/06
at Vermont *
W 4-1
Box
01/07
at Vermont *
T 1-1 OT
Box
01/12
at Boston University *
L 1-5
Box
01/13
vs. BOSTON UNIVERSITY *
W 6-3
Box
01/19
at New Hampshire *
T 2-2 OT
Box
01/20
at New Hampshire *
L 0-1
Box
01/26
at Boston College *
L 0-5
Box
01/27
vs. BOSTON COLLEGE *
L 2-3
Box
02/02
vs. MERRIMACK *
L 1-4
Box
02/03
at UConn *
L 2-3 OT
Box
02/10
vs. MAINE *
T 1-1 OT
Box
02/11
vs. MAINE *
W 2-1 OT
Box
02/18
vs. NORTHEASTERN *
W 1-0
Box
02/23
vs. UCONN
W 4-0
Box
02/24
vs. UCONN
L 0-3
Box
02/25
vs. UCONN
L 1-2
Box
RecordsHockey EastNon-LeagueOverall
Overall12- 7- 5 5- 6- 217-13- 7
Home 9- 2- 1 3- 4- 012- 6- 1
Away 3- 5- 4 2- 2- 2 5- 7- 6
Neutral 0- 0- 0 0- 0- 0 0- 0- 0
GF-GAHockey EastNon-LeagueOverall
Overall 67- 55 29- 25 96- 80
Home 39- 21 14- 13 53- 34
Away 28- 34 15- 12 43- 46
Neutral 0- 0 0- 0 0- 0
PROVIDENCE 2017-2018 STATISTICS

## Player POS YR GP G-A-P
15 Maureen Murphy F FR 36 19-9-28
19 Brooke Boquist F SR 37 14-13-27
21 Christina Putigna F JR 29 11-13-24
17 Cassidy MacPherson F JR 36 5-17-22
4 Blair Parent F SR 36 12-9-21
9 Meaghan Rickard F SO 36 6-12-18
27 Avery Fransoo D SO 37 3-12-15
7 Whitney Dove D SO 36 6-7-13
6 Kate Friesen D JR 25 4-9-13
23 Madison Sansone F SR 37 7-4-11
11 Rachel Rockwell D SO 26 0-11-11
12 Chloe Gonsalves D FR 35 2-6-8
10 Neve Van Pelt F SO 36 1-6-7
13 Emily Landry F JR 37 1-4-5
18 Ariane Julien D FR 37 1-4-5
8 Kathleen McHugh F SO 37 2-2-4
24 Hayley Lunny F FR 37 2-1-3
33 Alanna Serviss G SR 1 0-0-0
31 Clare Minnerath G SO 2 0-0-0
28 Natasia Burzynski F JR 5 0-0-0
26 Danielle Hardy F JR 7 0-0-0
5 Giana Savastano D FR 27 0-0-0
1 Madison Myers G JR 35 0-0-0
## Goaltender YR GP Sv% GAA Rec.
1 Madison Myers JR 35 .927 1.9816-12-7
31 Clare Minnerath SO 2 .911 2.551-1-0
33 Alanna Serviss SR 1 .750 9.250-0-0
PROVIDENCE 2017-2018 TEAM ROSTER
No. Name Cl P Hometown /
Last Team
1 Madison MyersJr GColchester, VT / Rice Memorial Prep
4 Blair ParentSr FBlaine, MN / Anoka High School
5 Giana SavastanoFr DMapleville, RI / Winchendon School
6 Kate FriesenJr DAltona, MB / Pembina Valley Female Hawks
7 Whitney DoveSo DPort Moody, BC / Pacific Steelers
8 Kathleen McHughSo FBillerica, MA / Boston Shamrocks
9 Meaghan RickardSo FCoventry, RI / Williston Northampton School
10Neve Van PeltSo FMitchell, ON / Toronto Jr. Aeros
11Rachel RockwellSo DBroadview Heights, OH / Williston Northampton School
12Chloe GonsalvesFr DToronto, ON / Toronto Leaside Jr. Wildcats
13Emily LandryJr FOrangeville, ON / Etobicoke Jr. Dolphins
15Maureen MurphyFr FBuffalo, NY / Shattuck St. Mary's
17Cassidy MacPhersonJr FOakville, ON / Oakville Jr. Hornets
18Ariane JulienFr DSaint-Hyacinthe, Québec / Stanstead College
19Brooke BoquistSr FThunder Bay, ON / Shattuck St. Mary's H.S.
21Christina PutignaJr FGrimsby, ON / Oakville Jr. Hornets
23Madison SansoneSr FLockport, NY / Nichols School & Buffalo Bison
24Hayley LunnyFr FBeford, NY / North American Hockey Academy
27Avery FransooSo DNorth Battleford, SK / Notre Dame Hounds
30Sandra AbstreiterFr GFreising, Germany / HTI Stars
31Clare MinnerathSo GSartell, MN / Sartell High School
33Alanna ServissSr GChicago, IL / Chicago Young Americans

Captains: Madison Sansone, Kate Friesen
Assistant Captains: Blair Parent, Brooke Boquist

Head Coach: Bob Deraney (Boston University '87)
Career Record (Entering 2017-2018): 302-275-66 (.521) (19 Seasons)
Record at Providence (Entering 2017-2018): 302-275-66 (.521) (19 Seasons)

Assistant Coach: Melanie Ruzzi (Providence '03)
Assistant Coach: Derek Alfama (Norwich University '96)
Volunteer Assistant Coach: Joe Spagnoli (Rhode Island '12)
Director of Hockey Operations: Justin Simpson (Laurentian '14)

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coachHead Coach: Bob Deraney

Associate Head Coach: Melanie Ruzzi
Assistant Coach: Derek Alfama
Volunteer Goalie Coach: Joey Spagnoli
Director of Hockey Operations: Justin Simpson
Strength/Conditioning: Aimee Pardington
Hockey Trainer: Jessie Fong
Equipment Manager: Doug Ferry

SID/Media: Mimi Borkan, Graduate Assistant - Athletic Media Relations
Phone: 401-865-1733
E-Mail: mborkan@friars.providence.edu
arena
arenaArena: Schneider Arena
Opened: 1973
Dimensions: 200 X 85
Arena Capacity: 3,030

Directions: From I-95 South – Take Exit 23 (Charles St.) and make a right at the end of the ramp. Turn left at the stop light onto Admiral St. Proceed through two lights, pass the CVS Pharmacy, and take your third left onto Huxley Ave. Arena will be on the right.

From I-95 North – Take Exit 23 (State Offices). Make a right at the end of the ramp. Bear right at the fork onto Douglas Ave. (Route 7). Follow Douglas for one-half mile. Turn left at the Mobil Gas Station onto Eaton St. At the first light make a right onto Huxley Ave. Campus will be on the right.

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