Mustangs Complete Sweep of Women's Ice Hockey

Mustangs Complete Sweep of Women's Ice Hockey

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The Mustangs returned to the ice against Becker College on Saturday afternoon and completed the sweep with a 3-1 win over the visiting Ice Hawks.

 

After a couple of early chances, Maria deWilde (Caistorville, Ontario) put the Mustangs on the board first with a one timer off an assist from Kaitlyn Schlake (Nampa, Idaho).

 

The Hawks responded just three minutes into the second period when Gina Beth Manganiello (Peabody, Mass.) picked up a one-timer off an assist from Claudia Gee (Randolph, Vt.), tying the game up at one apiece. 

 

However,Megan Kirk (Breezy Point, N.Y.) gave the Mustangs the lead back with a slap shot off of a faceoff win by deWilde. DeWilde would pick up an assist on the play.

 

The Mustangs continued to pound the Hawks' net with 18-1 shots on goal in the second period. Kanekaroroks McComber(Kahnawake, Quebec) found Stephanie Strymecki (Kelowna, British Colombia) on a give and go for Morrisville's third goal of the game, bringing the score to 3-1 in favor of the Mustangs. DeWilde also picked up an assist on the play.

 

The Mustangs entered the third period with a 3-1 advantage over the Hawks. Morrisville was able to maintain this advantage for the win.