|University of New England||UMass Boston|
BOSTON — Kaleigh Beauregard scored with 1:34 remaining in overtime to give the University of Massachusetts Boston Beacons a 1-0 win over the University of New England in a New England Hockey Conference (NEHC) women’s game Saturday afternoon (Feb. 4) at Edward T. Barry Ice Rink.
With the victory the Beacons improved to 14-7-0 overall and 8-5-0 in conference play. The Nor’easters fell to 8-11-2 overall, 5-7-1 in NEHC action.
After three scoreless periods UMass Boston claimed victory when Beauregard one-timed a pass from Julia Nolan into the goal.
The Beacons held a 42-29 advantage in shots on goal, including a 5-2 margin during overtime.
Rachel Myette earned the shutout in goal with 29 saves, while Sydney Helmbrecht had 41 for UNE.