Women's Weekly Release



MARSHFIELD, Mass. – The New England Hockey Conference (NEHC) women's weekly awards were announced for play through Sunday, November 5. Castleton University's Aimee Briand (Barrington, N.H.) earned Player of the Week recognition. Emelie Lindqvist (Gulleräsen, Sweden) of Plymouth State University was recognized as Goaltender of the Week, while University of New England's Jessie Scott (Barre, Vt.) was named Rookie of the Week.

Player of the Week
Aimee Briand – Castleton University
(Junior, Forward– Barrington, N.H.)

player Briand scored two goals in a 4-2 win at Salve Regina on Friday evening. The junior forward notched the game-winner at the 15:44 mark of the third period. Just minutes later, Briand added an insurance tally by scoring an empty-net goal from deep in Castleton's defensive zone. On Saturday, she notched two more points to total four for the weekend. Briand helped get the Spartans out to an early lead over UMass Boston by assisting on the first goal and then scoring the second. It was her team-leading fourth goal of the season and ties her for the conference lead.

Goaltender of the Week
Emelie Lindqvist – Plymouth State University
(Junior, Goaltender – Gulleräsen, Sweden)

player Lindqvist went 1-0-1 for Plymouth State this week. The junior made 19 saves to earn a shutout win over Southern Maine in the NEHC opener on Friday, then turned aside 27 shots in 64:58 to earn a 1-1 tie with UNE on Saturday.

Rookie of the Week
Jessie Scott – University of New England
(Freshman, Forward – Barre, Vt.)

player Scott notched a third-period goal to give the Nor'easters a 2-1 lead over New England College in Friday's contest. The freshman forward also assisted on the ultimate game-winner later in the period to secure the victory for UNE.



Honor Roll

Alli Bianchini – UMass Boston
(Senior, Forward – Sterling Heights, Mich.)

Bianchini registered a pair of goals in the Beacons come-from-behind 6-3 win over Castleton University on Saturday. She netted the eventual game-winning goal at the 7:39 mark of the third period, before securing the victory at 18:29 in the final frame.

Maki Shuchuk – Norwich University
(Senior, Forward– Madison, Wisc.)

Shuchuk scored her third career hat trick in her only game of the weekend to lead Norwich to a 6-1 victory over Salve Regina on Saturday. Shuchuk scored the eventual game-winning goal and then added two more goals to lead the Cadets to the victory. She leads the Cadets with four goals this season and ranks third with five points.

Alexis Fagan – Plymouth State University
(Sophomore, Forward – Wakefield, R.I.)

Fagan notched three assists in Plymouth State's 5-0 win over Southern Maine in the NEHC opener on Friday.

Amanda Picknick – University of Southern Maine
(Sophomore, Forward – Hyannis, Mass.)

In Southern Maine's first win of the season, a 6-1 win over New England College, Piknick earned her first four collegiate points scoring two goals and dishing out two assists. Piknick scored the Huskies' first and fourth goals, and assisted on the third and sixth goals.


RECENT RESULTS
Day Date Visiting Team   Home Team   Box Score
Fri
11/03/17
University of New England
3
at New England College
2 Box
Fri
11/03/17
Norwich
5
at UMass Boston
3 Box
Fri
11/03/17
Southern Maine
0
at Plymouth State
5 Box
Fri
11/03/17
Castleton
4
at Salve Regina
2 Box
Sat
11/04/17
Southern Maine
6
at New England College
1 Box
Sat
11/04/17
University of New England
1
at Plymouth State
1 OT Box
Sat
11/04/17
Norwich
6
at Salve Regina
1 Box
Sat
11/04/17
Castleton
3
at UMass Boston
6 Box