Women's ice hockey loses at Trinity
The Trinity College Bantams broke a 1-1 tie with a pair of second-period goals on their way to a 3-1 victory over the Hamilton College Continentals at Trinity's Koeppel Community Sports Center on Saturday afternoon.
Andi Nicholson '17 scored the game-winning goal midway through the second period and Lauren Fitzgerald '15 added an insurance goal on the power play.
Trinity (7-5-3, 3-4-1 NESCAC) got on the board 66 seconds into the first period on the seventh goal of the season by Emma Tani ‘16. Brooke Heron ’16 picked up her seventh assist.
The Bantams nearly took their 1-0 lead into the first intermission but Katie Parkman ’17 tied the game for Hamilton by beating goaltender Kristen Maxwell ’14 with only 16 seconds left in the opening period. The Continentals’ leading scorer, Parkman has nine goals. Gigi Fraser ’14 and Jill Tokarczyk ’14 collected the assists on the goal.
Maxwell made 12 of her 21 saves during a scoreless third period. Sarah Schuchardt ’15 stopped six shots in each period for Hamilton (5-8-2, 0-6-2).
Nicholson’s first goal of the season was assisted by Fitzgerald and Lauren Glynn ’14 with 7:37 remaining in the second period. Fitzgerald scored on a power play five minutes later off assists from Sarah Duncan ’14 and Abby Ostrom ‘14.
Both teams conclude their non-conference season on Tuesday, Jan. 28. Hamilton plays a 7 p.m. game at SUNY Cortland and the Bantams host Sacred Heart University at 7:30 p.m.