Women’s hockey players from north of the border posted stellar efforts and swept NCAA stars of the week honors.
1.) Kristin O’Neill, CornellThe sophomore forward had a tremendous week, notching seven points in wins against Syracuse, Dartmouth and Harvard. She broke the program record for career short-handed goals (7) at Syracuse and added in an assist as well. Against the Big Green, the Oakville, Ontario native had the primary assist on the game winner and scored the insurance goal. Versus Harvard, she once again had a short-handed strike to total eight in her career while logging in two assists. She is tied for first in the nation in short-handed goals this season (3). Overall this season, she has 24 points on nine goals and 15 assists.
2.) Stephanie Neatby, PrincetonThe Toronto, Ontario native posted back-to-back shutouts this weekend against Brown and Yale. The sophomore netminder had the best save percentage and goals against in the nation with 46 saves. On Friday she stopped all 25 shots she faced in a 4-0 win over Brown and followed that up with a 21-save performance over Yale. On the season she has a 1.96 goals-against average with a .927 save percentage.