Women's Weekly Release



MARSHFIELD, Mass. – The New England Hockey Conference (NEHC) women's weekly awards were announced for play through Sunday, November 4. Norwich University's Amanda Conway (Methuen, Mass.) earned Player of the Week honors while University of Southern Maine's Britney Evangelista (North Smithfield, R.I.) was recognized as Co-Goaltender of the Week. In addition, the duo of Kristen Caporusso (Stouffville, Ont.) and Haley Poloskey (Mattawan, Mich.) of Suffolk University were named Co-Goaltender and Rookie of the Week respectively.

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

player Conway continued her blistering scoring pace to start the season with four goals and an assist for five points in two NEHC victories over New England College and Plymouth State on Friday and Saturday. Conway scored twice in each game and then had another assist in the Plymouth State game to lead the Cadets to four points. She scored the game-winning goal with 3:02 left in the Plymouth State game to break a 2-2 tie. Conway has six goals and an assist for seven points in three games.

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

player In her lone appearance this past week, Evangelista made 43 saves, including 19 in the second period, to earn her fifth career shutout and backstop Southern Maine to a 1-0 win at UMass Boston. Evangelista lowered her goals against average to 0.48 thru two appearances and raised her save percentage to .989 (86 of 87).

Kristen Caporusso – Suffolk University
(Sophomore, Goaltender – Stouffville, Ont.)

player Caporusso notched back-to-back shutouts for the Rams as they recorded their first victories as a varsity program in only the second week of the 2018-19 season. The sophomore turned aside a combined 27 shots in the victories as Suffolk improved to 2-2-0 (1-0-0 NEHC).

Rookie of the Week
Haley Poloskey – Suffolk University
(Freshman, Forward – Mattawan, Mich.)

player Poloskey posted a goal and two assists on the weekend as Suffolk earned two wins. In Friday's nonconference win over Anna Maria the freshman assisted on the Rams' final goal of the game as they cruised to a 4-0 win. She followed that on Saturday with a goal and an assist in a conference showdown with Johnson & Wales.



Honor Roll

Jocelyn Forrest - Castleton University
(Senior, Forward – Prince George, B.C.)

Forrest notched her first career hat trick in a 5-3 win against Salem State on Friday. The senior forward put the Spartans up 1-0 just five minutes into play before scoring the eventual game-winner in the second period. Forrest would go on to add another goal as well as an assist to total four points in the victory.

Olivia MacMillan – Plymouth State University
(Junior, Forward – Walpole, Mass.)

MacMillan tallied three goals as the Panthers split a pair of NEHC contests over the weekend. She picked up a pair of goals in a 4-2 win at UMass Boston on Friday, then gave PSU an early lead with a power play tally against #2/#3 Norwich on Saturday afternoon.

Rylie Binette – University of Southern Maine
(Sophomore, Forward – Milan, N.H.)

Binette scored a goal in each of USM's two games this week while also adding an assist for three points. She talled an assist on the Huskies' opening goal and scored the third goal in an eventual 4-1 win over Johnson and Wales. The next day she scored the only goal of the game as USM defeated UMass Boston 1-0 in Boston.


RECENT RESULTS
Day Date Visiting Team   Home Team   Box Score
Tue
10/30/18
UMass Boston
0
at Endicott
1 OT Box
Fri
11/02/18
Salem State
3
at Castleton
5 Box
Fri
11/02/18
Norwich
6
at New England College
1 Box
Fri
11/02/18
Plymouth State
4
at UMass Boston
2 Box
Fri
11/02/18
Johnson & Wales
1
at Southern Maine
4 Box
Fri
11/02/18
Suffolk
4
at Anna Maria
0 Box
Sat
11/03/18
Southern Maine
1
at UMass Boston
0 Box
Sat
11/03/18
Norwich
4
at Plymouth State
2 Box
Sat
11/03/18
Salem State
0
at New England College
1 Box
Sat
11/03/18
Johnson & Wales
0
at Suffolk
3 Box