Women’s Hockey Opens Hockey East Play With Home-And-Home Series Against Holy Cross

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Providence College ladies’s hockey group opens Hockey East play this weekend with home-and-home matchups as opposed to the Holy Cross Crusaders. On Friday, Oct. 14 the Friars will host Holy Cross for a 6:00 p.m. puck drop sooner than touring to Worcester, Mass. on Saturday, Oct. 15 for a 7:30 p.m. get started.
Scouting the Friars
The Friars are these days 3-1-0 total and 0-0-0 in Hockey East. Last weekend, the Friars had a shutout weekend with wins over Union College and RPI. On Friday, Oct. 7 the Friars took a 7-0 win over Union. On Saturday, Oct. 8 the Friars defeated RPI 2-0.
Sandra Abstreiter (Freising, Germany) completed the weekend with 35 saves and these days holds a .938 save share this season. Lindsay Bochna (Toronto, Ontario) earned her first issues of the season with a herbal hat trick towards Union. Freshman Reichen Kirchmair (Oakville, Ontario) completed the weekend with 3 objectives and is the main scorer for the Friars with 4 objectives. Lily Hendrikson (Edina, Minn.) recorded her first objective of the season towards Union, in addition to KC Brooks (Colorado Springs, Colo.) towards RPI.
USCHO Division I Women’s Poll: October 10th 2022
As of Oct. 10, the Friars are slotting in at No.15 within the USCHO NCAA Women’s Hockey scores. Providence gained 27 votes.
Hockey East Award Winners
Abstreiter was once named Hockey East Goaltender of the Week as introduced on Oct.10. Abstreiter was once identified for her efforts between the pipes after a shutout weekend over Union school and RPI, posting a blended 35 saves.
Kirchmair was once named Hockey East Pro-Ambitions Rookie of the Week as introduced on Sept. 26. Kirchmair was once identified for scoring the game-winner together with her first occupation objective towards St. Lawrence.
Hockey East Preseason Poll
The Friars had been picked to complete fourth within the Hockey East Preseason Poll, which was once launched on Tuesday, Sept. 13. Providence gained 61 issues and was once picked to complete at the back of Northeastern (90), Vermont (79) and Boston College (76). The Huskies, who gained the 2022 Hockey East Tournament, gained 9 first position votes.
Fresh Friar Faces
Providence welcomes seven new avid gamers (3 transfers and 4 newcomers) to the roster for the 2022-23 season. Noemi Neubauerova (Prague, Czech Republic) is a graduate pupil from Colgate University. Ida Press (Uppsala, Sweden) is a graduate pupil from University of Maine. Rachel Weiss (Calgary, Canada) is a junior from Penn State. The 4 newcomers are Mégane Quirion (Saint-Eustahce, Quebec), Kayla Kutes (Kirkland, Wa.), Reichen Kirchmair (Oakville, Ontario) and Cristina Cavaliere (Mississauga, Ontario).
Captains Named
Graduate pupil Caroline Peterson (East Falmouth, Mass.) was once named captain for the 2022-23 season, at the side of exchange captains Sandra Abstreiter (Freising, Germany) a graduate pupil, senior Lauren DeBlois (Lewiston, Maine), and graduate pupil Hunter Barnett (Caledon, Ontario). 
Scouting the Crusaders
Holy Cross these days holds a 2-2-0 total report with a 1-1-0 Hockey East convention report. The Crusaders are coming off a weekend break up as opposed to Vermont by means of successful 2-1 on Saturday, Oct. 8 and shedding 3-0 on Sunday, Oct. 9. As a group, Holy Cross averages 27.5 pictures consistent with sport and holds a .092 conversion price on energy performs with a 44.5 faceoff good fortune share. 
Who to Watch
Alexis Moreau, Mary Edmonds, Darci Johal, and Bryn Saarela are all tied in level manufacturing with 3 each and every. Moreau holds the lead in objectives with 3 and Saarela leads in assists with 3 around the Crusaders’ 4 video games.
Junior Madison Beck has began between the pipes for 3 video games. Beck has a .936 save share and a 2.33 GAA. Freshman Brooke Loranger has began in a single sport and holds a .939 save share and a 2.02 GAA.

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