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2017-18 Women's Hockey News

  • Women’s Hockey Drops Regular Season Finale to No. 2/2 Clarkson, 3-1
    February 17, 2018
    The Harvard women’s hockey team (13-14-2, 10-10-2 ECAC) dropped its regular season finale to No. 2/2 Clarkson on Saturday afternoon by a 3-1 decision. Bradley Fusco scored the lone goal for Harvard, with help from Ali Peper and Haley Mullins to deny the shutout.
  • Women’s Hockey Shuts Down No. 8/8 St. Lawrence 2-1
    February 16, 2018
    Backed by 40 saves from sophomore netminder Beth Larcom and two goals from rookie Becca Gilmore, the Harvard women’s hockey team (13-13-2, 10-9-2 ECAC) defeated No. 8/8 St. Lawrence (17-10-4, 13-6-2 ECAC), 2-1, at Appleton Arena on Friday night.
  • Women’s Hockey Heads to North Country for Regular Season Wrap Up
    February 15, 2018
    The Harvard women’s hockey team treks to North Country to wrap up the regular season this weekend. On Friday, the Crimson will take on No. 8/8 St. Lawrence at 6 p.m. and will turn around to face No. 2/2 Clarkson on Saturday at 3 p.m. Both contests will be streamed on the host school’s video platform. Harvard has already clinched a spot in the ECAC playoffs, so the team will look to build momentum heading into post season and potentially alter its opponent draw with this weekend’s results.
  • Randi Griffin ’10 Scores First Olympic Goal for Team Korea
    February 14, 2018
    Early this morning, Harvard women’s hockey alum Randi Griffin ’10 made history, scoring the first Olympic goal for the unified Korean women’s hockey team. Griffin tallied the lone score for Korea in a 4-1 loss to Japan, but the symbolism of the moment was worth much more. This is the first Olympic games in which North Korea and South Korea are competing as one in a team sport.
  • Kat Hughes Named NCAA First Star of the Week
    February 13, 2018
    Harvard right-winger Kat Hughes has been named the NCAA Ice Hockey First Star of the Week, as announced by the organization today. Hughes is coming off a five-point weekend where she scored back-to-back game winning goals to secure Harvard a spot in the ECAC playoffs.
  • Gilmore, Hughes Tabbed ECAC Rookie and Player of the Week
    February 13, 2018
    Becca Gilmore and Kat Hughes have been named the ECAC Rookie and Player of the Week, respectively, as announced by the conference today. The line mates put together a tremendous weekend, helping Harvard secure a playoff bid with two games to go in regular season play. The award is Gilmore’s second of the season, Hughes’ first, and Harvard’s third and fourth recognition during the 2017-18 campaign.
  • Gilmore’s Two Goals Lift Women’s Hockey Over Northeastern in Beanpot Consolation
    February 13, 2018
    A strong opening to the third period led the Crimson to a 4-3 victory over Northeastern in the Beanpot consolation game on Tuesday night, Feb. 13 at Conte Forum. Freshman Becca Gilmore helped erase a two-goal deficit early in the third, sealing the win for Harvard with the game-tying and game-winning goals. The Crimson improves to 8-3-1 in Beanpot consolation games and is now 12-13-2 overall, 9-9-2 in ECAC play.
  • Women’s Hockey to Faceoff Against Northeastern in Beanpot Consolation
    February 12, 2018
    The Harvard women’s hockey team will return to close out the 40th annual women’s Beanpot Tournament in the concolation final against Northeastern on Feb. 13 at 4:30 p.m. The game will be broadcast live on ESPN3.The women’s Beanpot ranks as the longest running women’s tournament in all of college sports, making its debut in 1979 at Northeastern’s Historic Matthews Arena. For years, this battle for Boston bragging rights was dominated by Northeastern and Harvard, but the prominence of women’s hockey continues to grow and there is parity across the sport and the Beanpot like never before.
  • Women’s Hockey Clinches Playoff Berth with 5-2 Rout of Rensselaer
    February 10, 2018
    The Harvard women’s hockey team (11-13-2, 9-9-2 ECAC) celebrated Senior Day with a 5-2 win over Rensselaer (9-17-6, 6-11-3 ECAC) and a guaranteed playoff spot on Saturday afternoon at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center. Following the victory, the Crimson honored the graduating class of Nikki Friesen, Dani Krzyszczyk, Haley Mullins and Chelsea Ziadie for its contributions and dedication to the Harvard Hockey program.
  • Women’s Hockey Alum Pledges Brain to Concussion Research
    February 09, 2018
    In a joint statement with the Concussion Legacy Foundation earlier this week, former Harvard women’s hockey player Angela Ruggiero, along with two other Olympic athletes, Elana Meyers Taylor and Hayley Wickenheiser, pledged to donate her brain to support CTE and concussion research.
  • Multi-Point Efforts Lead Women’s Hockey Past Union 3-2
    February 09, 2018
    Multi-point efforts from four different players led the Harvard women’s hockey team (10-13-2, 8-9-2 ECAC) to a 3-2 victory over Union (7-20-4, 5-13-1 ECAC) on Friday night at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center. Becca Gilmore led the team with two goals, while Kat Hughes tallied the game-winning goal and added an assist. Brooke Jovanovich and Kate Glover marked the scoresheet with two assists apiece.
  • Women's Hockey to Honor Class of 2018 in Final Home Contests
    February 08, 2018
    The Harvard women’s hockey team will return to the ice for the second and third time this week, rounding out home competition for the 2017-18 season this Friday and Saturday against Union and Rensselaer. Friday’s matchup will be broadcast on ESPN3 and both weekend tilts will be available on the Ivy League Network. The Crimson will also honor the Class of 2018 following the game on Saturday afternoon.
  • Women’s Hockey Falls to Boston University in Beanpot Opening Round
    February 06, 2018
    The Harvard women’s hockey team (9-13-2, 7-9-2 ECAC) fell to Boston University (11-14-6, 6-11-5 WHEA), 3-2, in the opening round of the 40th annual women’s Beanpot tournament on Tuesday night at Conte Forum. The Crimson scratched back after the Terriers went up 3-0 early in the first, but in the end, was unable to overcome the deficit.
  • Women's Hockey to Open 40th Annual Women's Beanpot Tournament
    February 05, 2018
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard women’s hockey team is set to open the 40th annual women’s Beanpot tournament against Boston University on Tuesday night. Puck drop is slated for 5 p.m. and the 2018 tournament is being held at Conte Forum on the campus of Boston College. All four Beanpot games will be broadcast on ESPN3. The women’s Beanpot ranks as the longest running women’s tournament in all of college sports, making its debut in 1979 at Northeastern’s Historic Matthews Arena. For years, this battle for Boston bragging rights was dominated by Northeastern and Harvard, but the prominence of women’s hockey continues to grow and there is parity across the sport and the Beanpot like never before.
  • Larcom’s Career Night Not Enough Against No. 4/4 Colgate
    February 03, 2018
    Despite a career high 44 saves from sophomore Beth Larcom, the Harvard women’s hockey team (9-12-2, 7-9-2 ECAC) was set back 4-0 against No. 4/4 Colgate (25-4-1, 15-3-0 ECAC) on Saturday afternoon at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center.
  • Women’s Hockey Rallies to Tie No. 5/5 Cornell 2-2
    February 02, 2018
    The Harvard women’s hockey team (9-11-2, 7-8-2 ECAC) clawed back from a two-goal deficit to tie No. 5/5 Cornell (13-7-3, 10-5-2 ECAC) 2-2 in overtime on Friday night at the Bright Landry Hockey Center.
  • Women's Hockey Primed for No. 5/5 Cornell, No. 4/4 Colgate
    February 01, 2018
    The Harvard women’s hockey team is set to return to the ice this Friday and Saturday against No. 5/5 Cornell and No. 4/4 Colgate at 6 p.m. and 3 p.m. respectively. Both games will be broadcast on the Ivy League Network, with Friday’s game also available on ESPN3 and Saturday’s tilt also airing on NESN. This weekend, the Crimson is partnering with ECAC Hockey and the Headway Foundation for Concussion Awareness Weekend and the New Tough campaign. Additionally, Harvard will observe National Girls and Women in Sports Day on Saturday by offering free admission to youth (eighth grade and under) and hosting a postgame skate at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center.
  • Women's Hockey Charges to a 6-1 Victory at Brown
    January 27, 2018
    Harvard’s power-play once again stole the show as the women’s hockey team (9-11-1, 7-8-1 ECAC) snapped a seven-game skid with a 6-1 victory over the Brown Bears (2-21-0, 1-15-0 ECAC) on Saturday afternoon at Meehan Auditorium. The Crimson posted a season best 60 percent conversion rate on the man advantage, connecting on three of five opportunities. Prior to this weekend’s contests, Harvard had totaled 10 power-play tallies in 19 games. This weekend the Crimson put up five in just two games. 
  • Last Ditch Effort Falls Short as Yale Tops Harvard 3-2
    January 26, 2018
    The Crimson power-play kept Harvard alive as the women’s hockey team (8-11-1, 6-8-1 ECAC) fell to Yale (8-10-4, 6-7-2 ECAC) by a score of 3-2 on Friday night at Ingalls Rink in New Haven, Conn.
  • Women's Hockey Set for Ivy Rivals Yale, Brown
    January 25, 2018
    The Harvard women’s hockey team will make its final Ivy road trip this weekend with Yale and Brown. The Crimson will look to snap a six-game skid and collect a few more league points as playoff season approaches. Friday’s matchup is set for a 6 p.m. puck drop at Ingalls Rink in New Haven, Conn., while Saturday is set for a 3 p.m. start at Meehan Auditorium in Providence, R.I. Both contests will be streamed on the Ivy League Network and the game at Yale will also be on ESPN3.
  • Around The Yard: Chelsea Ziadie
    January 24, 2018
    As my senior spring semester starts, I find myself reflecting on all of my experiences at Harvard over the years. While many of my greatest memories were made on the ice with my teammates, many more were made away from the ice, gym, and locker room.
  • Randi Griffin ’10 Named to Unified Korean Olympic Women’s Hockey Team
    January 22, 2018
    It was announced recently that former Harvard women’s hockey player, Randi Griffin ’10, has been named to the unified Korean hockey team for the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics
  • Women’s Hockey Stunned by St. Lawrence
    January 20, 2018
    The Harvard women’s hockey team (8-10-1, 6-7-1 ECAC) was edged by the St. Lawrence Saints (14-7-3, 10-3-1 ECAC) on Saturday afternoon at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center.
  • Women’s Hockey Rattles No. 2/2 Clarkson
    January 19, 2018
    Despite not getting the result it wanted, the Harvard women’s hockey team (8-9-1, 6-6-1 ECAC) put No. 2/2 Clarkson (20-3-1, 11-2-0 ECAC) to the test, forcing the Golden Knights to earn a 3-1 victory at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center on Friday night.
  • Eight Harvard Alumni Selected to Beanpot 40th Anninversary Team
    January 18, 2018
    In honor of the 40th Anniversary of the Women’s Beanpot Tournament this February, Hockey East, in conjunction with the head coaches of all four programs, have selected a 25-member commemorative team, including eight Harvard alumni, that showcases the talent that has played over the tournament’s history.
  • Women's Hockey Returns Home for No. 2/2 Clarkson and No. 10/RV St. Lawrence
    January 17, 2018
    The Harvard women’s hockey team returns to the Bright-Landry Hockey Center for the first time since Dec. 2. After one of the toughest road swings in recent memory, the Crimson will look to stop a four-game skid with matchups against No. 2/2 Clarkson and No. 10/RV St. Lawrence. Friday’s matchup is set for 6 p.m. and will air on NESNPlus while Saturday’s tilt is slated for a 3 p.m. puck drop and will be broadcast on NESN. Both contests will also be available on the Ivy League Network.
  • Becca Gilmore Voted ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Week
    January 16, 2018
    Freshman Becca Gilmore was tabbed ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Week as announced by the conference today (Jan. 16). Against two top-10 opponents this weekend, Gilmore recorded back-to-back multi-point outings and totaled five points in two games. She now leads the Crimson with six multi-point efforts, 12 assists and 17 points in 16 games this season. The rookie has made her way to the scoresheet in three of the last four games.
  • Women’s Hockey Unable to Hold Off No. 2/3 Boston College
    January 16, 2018
    In its third game against a top-10 opponent in five days, the Harvard women’s hockey team (8-8-1, 6-5-1 ECAC) succumbed to the skill of the Boston College Eagles (20-2-3, 13-1-3 WHEA) 6-2.
  • Women’s Hockey Set for Regional Rival No. 2 Boston College
    January 15, 2018
    The Harvard women’s hockey team will look to end a three-game skid with a bang on Tuesday night at Kelley Rink. The Crimson will face the No. 2/2 Boston College Eagles for the second time this season after dropping an 8-1 decision to the crosstown rivals in November. Puck drop is set for 7 p.m. in Chestnut Hill and the game will be broadcast on ESPN3.
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