Women's Weekly Release



MARSHFIELD, Mass. – The New England Hockey Conference (NEHC) women's weekly awards were announced for play through Sunday, January 7. Amanda Conway (Methuen, Mass.) of Norwich University earned Player of the Week honors. Castleton University's Alexis Kalm (Aberdeen, N.C.) and University of Southern Maine's Rylie Binette (Milan, N.H.) were named Goaltender and Rookie of the Week respectively.

Player of the Week
Amanda Conway- Norwich University
(Sophomore, Forward– Methuen, Mass.)

player Conway notched six points on the week for Norwich. The sophomore factored into five of the Cadets' seven goals against Trinity College, assisting on four and scoring a goal of her own. She followed that performance with a power play goal against defending national champions, Plattsburgh University on Sunday.

Goaltender of the Week
Alexis Kalm - Castleton University
(Sophomore, Goaltender – Aberdeen, N.C.)

player Kalm led the Spartans to two wins and the tournament title over the weekend in the WSYB Catamount Radio Invitational. In a 2-1 win over Salem State the goaltender stopped 24 of 25 shots, before returning to make 22 saves in the 1-0 victory against Manhattanville. Prior to Sunday's contest, the Valiants were averaging nearly three goals per game. Earning MVP honors, Kalm claimed a .979 save percentage and a 0.50 GAA over the weekend.

Rookie of the Week
Rylie Binette – University of Southern Maine
(Freshman, Forward, Milan, N.H.)

player Binette scored her first two collegiate points in USM's 3-2 win over Saint Michael's in the first day of the Trader Duke's Ice Hockey Classic. Binette had an assist on USM's second goal in the second period, and then scored the game-winning goal in third period.



Honor Roll

Emelie Lindqvist – Plymouth State University
(Junior, Goaltender –Gullerasen, Sweden)

Lindqvist turned aside 48 shots, topping the 40-save plateau for the fourth time this season, in a 1-1 tie to Hamilton College on Friday. The junior netminder made an incredible 27 saves in the third period to force an overtime stanza with the Continentals.

Caty Flagg – University of New England
(Sophomore, Goaltender –Methuen Mass.)

Flagg helped guide the Nor'easters to a 1-1 week to start the second half of the season. The sophomore turned away 17 shots to secure the shutout victory over Becker College. She also posted 36 saves in a 2-1 loss to Wesleyan University.

Kailey Jacobs – Plymouth State University
(Sophomore, Forward –Westwood, Mass.)

Jacobs notched three points in two games for the Panthers. The sophomore assisted one the lone goal of the game against Hamilton. She followed that with a goal and an assist in a win over Saint Michael's College the following day.


RECENT RESULTS
Day Date Visiting Team   Home Team   Box Score
Tue
01/02/18
Wesleyan
2
at University of New England
1 Box
Wed
01/03/18
Norwich
7
at Trinity
1 Box
Fri
01/05/18
Plymouth State
1
vs Hamilton
1 OT Box
Fri
01/05/18
Southern Maine
3
at Saint Michael's
2 Box
Fri
01/05/18
UMass Boston
2
at William Smith
2 OT Box
Sat
01/06/18
Southern Maine
1
vs Hamilton
6 Box
Sat
01/06/18
Salem State
1
at Castleton
2 Box
Sat
01/06/18
Salve Regina
2
at Endicott
4 Box
Sat
01/06/18
New England College
2
at Johnson & Wales
3 Box
Sat
01/06/18
Becker
0
at University of New England
1 Box
Sat
01/06/18
UMass Boston
1
at William Smith
3 Box
Sat
01/06/18
Plymouth State
4
at Saint Michael's
1 Box
Sun
01/07/18
Plattsburgh
3
at Norwich
2 Box
Sun
01/07/18
Manhattanville
0
at Castleton
1 Box