#6 UMD women’s hockey falls to #8 Quinnipiac

For the first time in a month, the #6 UMD women’s hockey team hit the ice, however, the result wasn’t one they would have liked, as they fell to #8 Quinnipiac, 2-1.

Clara Van Wieren was the bright spot for UMD on Friday night, as she scored the first goal of the game and her ninth of the season, putting the Bulldogs up 1-0 in the first period.

However, the Bulldogs would surrender a goal to the Bobcats with under a minute left in the first period.

For the second and most of the third period, the Bulldogs defense was stout, allowing just 15 shots all game, however, in the third period, the Bobcats would connect again, delivering the final blow to the Bulldogs.

The Bulldogs get another chance at victory on Saturday against Quinnipiac. Puck drop is at 2 p.m.