HARTFORD, Conn. – Trinity scored two unanswered goals in the final period en route to a 3-1 win against Williams in New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) women’s ice hockey action Friday at Williams Rink. Trinity, ranked No. 9 in the nation, improves to 11-2-4 overall and 4-2-3 in the NESCAC, while the Ephs drop to 3-10 overall and 2-7 in the league.
Williams was first to strike, taking a 1-0 lead in the first period after a power play goal from sophomore Nicolle Perry. The Bantams evened the count midway through the opening period, as senior tri-captain Kim Weiss netted her 14th goal of the season.
After a scoreless second period, Trinity took its first lead of the game with just 8:48 remaining in the third period. The game-winning goal was scored by senior Alexa Guglielmi. Moments later, Williams could not capitalize on a power play advantage, and senior tri-captain Laura Komarek followed with the third Trinity goal with 4:05 remaining, icing the win for the Bantams.
Trinity outshot Williams 40-12. Trinity first-year goaltender Alexa Pujols made 11 saves in the game, while Williams first-year goaltender Rachel Nguyen racked up 38 stops for the Ephs.