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Women’s Hockey: UConn set for tough weekend against Northeastern and Providence

Women’s Hockey: UConn set for tough weekend against Northeastern and Providence

The UConn women’s hockey team hThe UConn women’s hockey team hasn’t exactly fared well against the top teams in Hockey East, but they will have a chance to change that this weekend when they play Northeastern and Providence, who are ranked first and fourth in the conference, respectively.

Women’s Hockey: UConn looking to continue streak vs. No. 3 Northeastern

Women’s Hockey: UConn looking to continue streak vs. No. 3 Northeastern

UConn beat New Hampshire 4-1 in its last game, after an offensive outburst in the third period. The Huskies were led by 39 saves from goaltender Morgan Fisher, two goals from forward Natalie Snodgrass, and a goal each from Morgan Wabick and Briana Colangelo. The three-goal third period earned them the win after going down 1-0 in the first period and Snodgrass tied it up in the second.

Men’s Hockey: Huskies hop back on Ice Bus, fall to RPI 5-2

Men’s Hockey: Huskies hop back on Ice Bus, fall to RPI 5-2

UConn (7-14-1) fell behind early, surrendering a goal to Chase Zieky during the fifth minute of the game. Zieky is one of three transfers recently added to this RPI team, and made them a much different team than the one UConn saw earlier in the season. After trading penalties in the 13th and 14th minutes, UConn and RPI (7-15) failed to capitalize, and the first period ended 1-0.

Women’s Hockey: Huskies look to continue hot streak vs New Hampshire

Women’s Hockey: Huskies look to continue hot streak vs New Hampshire

The two schools met just four games into the regular season, and despite a trio of goals from Emily Reid, Briana Colangelo and Rebecca Lindblad, fell by a score of 5-3, largely due to the Wildcats scoring on two of their whopping eight power play opportunities while the Huskies were unable to score on any of their three.

Women’s Hockey: UConn pulls out a win with a late goal against Holy Cross

Women’s Hockey: UConn pulls out a win with a late goal against Holy Cross

Led by sophomore forward Natalie Snodgrass’ goal late in Friday’s matchup and her hat trick on Saturday, the Huskies were able to sweep the season series against Holy Cross. Snodgrass is leading UConn in points, with 20. Her goals were assisted by: Catherine Crawley (twice), Taylor Wabick, and Viki Harkness. She also went a combined 31-5 on face-offs over the two games. Since the break ended, the Minnesota native has been on a goal-scoring tear with six in just three games.

Men's Hockey: Three takeaways from a disastrous 4-0 loss to BC.

Men's Hockey: Three takeaways from a disastrous 4-0 loss to BC.

If you were wearing UConn gear at the XL Center on Thursday, odds are it just wasn’t your night. It wasn’t for the two fans that participated in the blue line challenge during the first intermission and came closer to hitting a spectator than the net.

Men’s Hockey: Freshman class making early-season impact

Men’s Hockey: Freshman class making early-season impact

We’re 10 games into the season and it’s time to check on the youngsters of the UConn men’s hockey team. The freshman class may have been the most talked about group before the Huskies even took the ice and they have been performing at a high level early in the season.

Column: What is going on on Comm Ave?

Column: What is going on on Comm Ave?

As a follower of Boston University, I am very concerned by the squad’s horrendous start to the new season. Equal to my level of concern is my level of confusion regarding their rival Boston College’s abhorrent start.