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Women’s Hockey Drops Road Contest at Bowdoin

Photo Courtesy of Jonas Powell '18
Photo Courtesy of Jonas Powell '18

BRUNSWICK, Maine – The Wesleyan women's hockey team (0-2-0, 0-2-0) fell 4-1 to Bowdoin (2-0-0, 2-0-0) on Saturday afternoon in its second game of the weekend series.  

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • The Polar Bears opened the scoring 10:03 into the first period.  After back-to-back Bowdoin bids were denied by Cardinal goaltender Allegra Grant, Jess Cloutier collected the rebound and wristed a shot top shelf for the 1-0 edge.
  • With 14:20 expired, Cloutier tallied her second goal of the game to give Bowdoin a 2-0 lead.
  • With just 10 seconds remaining in the opening stanza, Wesleyan cut the deficit to one (2-1). Colleen Castro wrapped around the goal on the right post before tucking the puck through the five-hole.
  • Tala Glass increased the Polar Bear advantage to 3-1 at the 5:03 mark of the third period when she one-timed a rebound into the net.
  • Bowdoin added an insurance goal at the 10:18 mark of the final frame when Katie Leininger tucked the puck inside the far post for the 4-1 final.

INSIDE THE NUMBERS:

  • Grant made 38 saves in goal for Wesleyan, while Bowdoin goaltender Dani Marquez recorded 33 stops.

UP NEXT:

  • The Cardinals are idle until Tuesday, November 26th when they host Salve Regina at 7:00 p.m.