RPI 8 Hamilton 6
February 2, 1997
Cindy Acropolis and Talia Acampora led the way as Rensselaer defeated Hamilton in an ECAC Alliance West division matchup. Acropolis had three goals and four assists and Acampora added two goals and three assists. The Engineers, 4-7-0 in the league, climb to within two points of Hamilton, 5-4-0 in the West standings. Charlotte Davet had two goals and an assist, Sara Begg a goal and four assists and Stacey Tysinski three assists for the Continentals, who have dropped two in a row. Isabel Roberts made 33 saves for Hamilton, while Nina Lynch stopped 48 shots for the Engineers, including 26 of 28 in the final period.