New Hampshire Edges Past Maine, 2-1
Senior defenseman Julia Fedeski scores game-winning goal for Wildcats

Senior defenseman Julia Fedeski scored the game-winning goal for the Wildcats
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
1st 3:41  MNE1-0 EV Michelle Weis (1)Vendula Přibylová/2
1st 13:20  UNH1-1 EV Carlee Turner (1)Jenna Rheault/2, Taylor Wenczkowski/3
1st 16:48  UNH2-1 PP GW Julia Fedeski (5)Meghara McManus/6, Carlee Toews/5
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd Final
Maine  1001
New Hampshire  2002
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd SOG
Maine  126826
New Hampshire  85922
Team Stats and Records  PP PIM SHGF
Maine (5-3-0)  0/2 5/10 0
New Hampshire (5-1-1)  1/5 2/4 0
Maine Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Carly Jackson (L, 4-3-0)57:332 65920
Empty Net2:270     
New Hampshire Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
Ava Boutilier (W, 5-1-1)60:001 116825

DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire women's hockey team defeated conference foe and arch-rival Maine on Saturday afternoon in the annual Hockey East Skating Strides game. Julia Fedeski (Algonquin Highlands, Ontario) scored her fifth power play goal of the season to put the Wildcats ahead, and Carlee Turner (Scottsdale, Ariz.) got the 'Cats on the board tying the game after Maine jumped out with an early 1-0 lead.

Freshman goalie Ava Boutilier (Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island) got the start in net and is now 5-1-1 on the season after stopping 25 shots in the contest.


Date: Oct. 28, 2017 (2:00 p.m.)
Location: Whittemore Center (Durham, N.H.)
Attendance: 252
Score: University of New Hampshire 2 (5-1-1, 3-1-1 WHEA), University of Maine 1 (5-3-0, 1-1-0 WHEA)


UNH (2) - Carlee Turner, Julia Fedeski
Maine (1) - Michelle Weis


UNH (4) - Taylor Wenczkowski,
Maine (1) - Vendula Pribylova


UNH- Ava Boutilier 11-6-8 - 25 (1 GA) {60:00} (W)
Maine - Carly Jackson 6-5-9 - 20 (2 GA) {57:33} (L)


- Maine took an early lead with a goal from Michelle Weis after some chaos in front of the net.

- Carlee Turner put the 'Cats on the scoreboard at 13:20 of the first period. She was assisted by Jenna Rheault (Deering, N.H.) and Taylor Wenczkowski (Rochester, N.H.) on a fast break chance.

- Julia Fedeski added another score for the Wildcats with a power play goal at 16:48 in the first period. Fedeski got the feed from Meghara McManus (Milton, Mass.) from behind the net.

- The second period went scoreless with Maine tallying 6 shots to New Hampshire's 5.

- The third period also saw no change in score, with Boutiler making eight saves and Maine pulling their goalie with 2:27 left in regulation on a power play.


UNH: 2-4. Maine: 5-10.


UNH: 1-5. Maine: 0-2.


Points: Six players tied (1)
Goals: Julia Fedeski (1), Carlee Turner (1).
Assists: Four players tied (1)
Shots: Carlee Turner (4).
Blocked Shots: Julia Fedeski (3), Marie-Jo Pelletier (3).
Faceoffs: Carlee Turner (10)


Points: Michelle Weis (1).
Goals: Michelle Weis (1).
Assists: Vendula Pribylova (1)
Shots: Tereza Vanisova (7).
Blocked Shots: Brooke Stacey (2), Catherine Tufts (2).
Faceoffs: Lydia Murray (10), Brooke Stacey (10).