Laurier: 1 NIPISSING: 4
WATERLOO, Ont. (January 12, 2018) – The Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks women’s hockey team lost their third straight game falling 4-1 to the Nipissing Lakers on Friday night.
Special teams proved to be the difference in the contest as the Lakers scored on the powerplay and shorthanded to come away with the victory.
Kaley Tienhaara of Thunder Bay, Ont., and Bronwyn Bolduc of Thunder Bay, Ont., each tallied twice for the visitors as they improved to 8-2-4-1 on the season.Carly AuCoin
of Cambridge, Ont., replied for Laurier (1-1-10-2) midway through the third period with her first of the season.
Jacqueline Rochefort of Ajax, Ont., earned the victory for Nipissing as she stopped 16 of the 17 shots her way.
Reigning Laurier Female Athlete of the Week Hannah Miller
of Georgetown, Ont., made her fifth consecutive start and turned aside 30 shots.
The Hawks will look to put an end to their losing skid on Saturday night when they host the Laurentian Voyageurs (5-1-5-3) at the Waterloo Memorial Recreation Complex.
Puck drop is set for 7:07 p.m.