UConn Huskies Defeated By Princeton Tigers, 4-0

UConn sophomore defenseman Leah Lum (pictured)
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
1st 9:36  PRN1-0 EV GW Hilary Lloyd (6)Jaimie McDonell/10
1st 12:51  PRN2-0 EV Morgan Sly (7)Molly Contini/12
2nd 1:08  PRN3-0 PP Kelsey Koelzer (13)Molly Strabley/6
3rd 11:54  PRN4-0 EV Cassidy Tucker (8)Morgan Sly/7, Stephanie Sucharda/10
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd Final
Princeton  2114
Connecticut  0000
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd SOG
Princeton  20121042
Connecticut  210820
Team Stats and Records  PP PIM SHGF
Princeton (16-4-1)  1/4 5/10 0
Connecticut (9-12-5)  0/5 4/8 0
Princeton Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Kimberly Newell (W, 12-3-1)60:000 210820
Connecticut Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Annie Belanger (L, 5-3-3)60:004 1811938

STORRS, Conn. - The UConn women's ice hockey team (9-12-5, 5-8-3 WHEA) were shut out by No. 9 Princeton (16-4-1, 9-4-1 ECAC) Monday in its third game in four days and second consecutive ranked opponent.

Sophomore goaltender Annie Belanger (Sherbrooke, Quebec) racked up 38 saves for the Huskies, 18 of them came in the first period alone.

The remained scoreless for the first nine minutes of the game, but Princeton struck first at 9:36 and then again 12:51 to claim a 2-0 lead after just one period of play.

The Tigers tacked on another goal one minute into the second period, but UConn held Princeton the remaining 19 minutes, with Belanger stopping 11 shots to hold Princeton to a 3-0 lead.

Princeton knocked in another insurance goal 11:54 into the third period to seal it 4-0.


The Huskies will hit the road for two away games against Vermont Friday, Jan. 29 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, Jan. 30 at 4 p.m. at Gutterson Field House in Burlington, Vt.