Women's Weekly Release



MARSHFIELD, Mass. The New England Hockey Conference (NEHC) women's weekly awards were announced for play through Sunday, December 9. The Norwich University duo of Amanda Conway (Methuen, Mass.) and Emily Lambert (Riverview, Mich.) were recognized as Player and Goaltender of the Week respectively. Britney Evangelista (North Smithfield, R.I.) of University of Southern Maine and Cianna Wier (Olds, Alta.) were recognized as Goaltender of the Week and Rookie of the Week respectively.

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

player Conway scored three goals and had four assists for a seven-point week to lead Norwich to a 3-0 record on the week. Conway scored the game-winning goal in two victories over UMass Boston (4-1) and Conn. College (2-0). Conway accounted for all the scoring in Tuesday's 2-0 win over Conn. College. She had a goal and two assists vs. UMass Boston and then also had two assists vs. Suffolk.

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

player Evangelista backstopped the Huskies to a pair of ties last week compiling a 1.38 goals against average and a .969 save percentage. Evangelista registered 46 saves in the Huskies' 2-2 tie at Bowdoin on Tuesday. In her next start at Plymouth State, she recorded a season-high 49 saves in a 1-1 tie. Evangelista has led USM to ties in her last three starts, and she has 40 or more saves in four of her six starts this season.

Emily Lambert - Norwich University
(Sophomore, Goaltender Riverview, Mich.)

player Lambert had a breakout week, earning the start and winning all three games in goal for Norwich. Lambert was sensational stopping 62 of 63 shots on the week, including two shutouts vs. receiving-votes Conn. College and first-year upstart Suffolk. Norwich was outshot 24-15 vs. Conn. College but still picked up the win courtesy of Lambert's effort. She posted a .984 save percentage and a 3-0-0 record on the week.

Rookie of the Week
Cianna Wier New England College
(Freshman, Goaltender Olds, Alta.)

player Wier turned aside 38 shots to pick up her first career shutout over Southern Maine. She also picked up her 400th career save in the contest.



RECENT RESULTS
Day Date Visiting Team   Home Team   Box Score
Tue
12/04/18
Southern Maine
2
at Bowdoin
2 OT Box
Tue
12/04/18
Norwich
2
at Connecticut College
0 Box
Tue
12/04/18
Castleton
2
at Williams
2 OT Box
Fri
12/07/18
Plymouth State
2
at Johnson & Wales
5 Box
Fri
12/07/18
UMass Boston
3
at Castleton
1 Box
Fri
12/07/18
Southern Maine
0
at New England College
1 Box
Fri
12/07/18
Suffolk
0
at Norwich
5 Box
Fri
12/07/18
Salem State
5
at Anna Maria
0 Box
Sat
12/08/18
Suffolk
4
at Castleton
2 Box
Sat
12/08/18
Southern Maine
1
at Plymouth State
1 OT Box
Sat
12/08/18
New England College
1
at Salem State
4 Box
Sat
12/08/18
UMass Boston
1
at Norwich
4 Box
Sat
12/08/18
Johnson & Wales
2
at Nichols
2 OT Box