Women's Weekly Release



MARSHFIELD, Mass. – The New England Hockey Conference (NEHC) women's weekly awards were announced for play through Sunday, November 27. College of the Holy Cross' Julie Matthias (Thornton, Colo.) earned Player of the Week recognition. Britney Evangelista (North Smithfield, R.I.) of University of Southern Maine and Tatum Gietl (Littleton, Colo.) of University of New England were selected as Goaltender and Rookie of the Week respectively.

Player of the Week
Julie Matthias – College of the Holt Cross
(Sophomore, Forward– Thornton, Colo.)

player Matthias tallied five points on the week, notching at least one point in Holy Cross' three games, as the Crusaders went 2-1-0. She started the week with a goal against Franklin Pierce to help Holy Cross to a 3-0 victory on Nov. 22. Next on Nov. 26, she netted the only score of the game, as the Crusaders suffered their first loss of the year to Bowdoin (3-1). Then on Nov. 27, she led the team with three points, including two goals and an assist, as she captured the game-winner in a 3-1 win over Wesleyan.

Goaltender of the Week
Britney Evangelista – University of Southern Maine
(Sophomore, Goaltender – North Smithfield, R.I.)

player In the Huskies only game this week, Evangelista stopped 32 of 33 shots to backstop Southern Maine to a 2-1 win over Colby College.

Rookie of the Week
Tatum Gietl – University of New England
(Freshman, Forward – Littleton, Colo.)

player Gietl notched three points for the Nor'easters on a goal and two assists as UNE went 1-1-0 on the week. The first-year forward notched the game-winning assist on Tuesday against Salem State. She followed that up with a goal and an assist in a losing effort (3-2) against the Vikings on Sunday.



Honor Roll

Maren Brown – University of Massachusetts Boston
(Junior, Forward – Brainerd, Minn.)

Brown had a pair of goals, including one on the power play in Saturday's one-sided win over Colby College. She finished with a +1 rating and had four shots on goal in the nonconference victory.

Amanda Conger – Saint Anselm College
(Freshman, Forward – Swanton, Vt.)

Conger scored a pair of goals for Saint Anselm in a 6-2 victory at Plymouth State on Tuesday evening. It was Conger's first-career two-goal game.

Erica Lunn – University of Massachusetts Boston
(Freshman, Forward – Kingston, Mass.)

Lunn recorded her first two-goal game on Saturday in the 7-2 win over Colby College. Both goals came on the power-play and marked her second multi-point game of her career as she finished with a +1 rating and have five shots on goal.

Shannon Smith – University of New England
(Senior, Forward – Naperville, Ill.
)
Smith recorded three points on one goal and two assists after a home-and-home series with nonconference opponent Salem State. In Tuesday's contest the senior assisted on the first goal of the game and also scored the game-winner in the victory. She also added an assist in Sunday's 3-2 loss.


RECENT RESULTS
Day Date Visiting Team   Home Team   Box Score
Tue
11/22/16
Saint Anselm
6
at Plymouth State
2 Box
Tue
11/22/16
Franklin Pierce
0
at Holy Cross
3 Box
Tue
11/22/16
Manhattanville
5
at Neumann
0 Box
Tue
11/22/16
Plattsburgh
7
at Castleton
3 Box
Tue
11/22/16
Wesleyan
4
at Salve Regina
3 Box
Tue
11/22/16
Salem State
1
at University of New England
2 Box
Tue
11/22/16
Colby
1
at Southern Maine
2 Box
Sat
11/26/16
Morrisville
9
at Nichols
0 Box
Sat
11/26/16
Colby
2
at UMass Boston
7 Box
Sat
11/26/16
Holy Cross
1
at Bowdoin
3 Box
Sun
11/27/16
Morrisville
4
at New England College
1 Box
Sun
11/27/16
University of New England
2
at Salem State
3 Box
Sun
11/27/16
Wesleyan
1
at Holy Cross
3 Box