Quinnipiac continued its hot start to the season, shutting out Cornell 3-0 at Lynah Rink Saturday night.
The Bobcats have now won eight straight, and won Saturday in a much-anticipated match-up of teams that squared off in the ECAC playoffs last season.
The difference in the game Saturday was the power play. Quinnipiac went 2 for 5, while the Big Red went 0 for 6 in their opportunities with the extra man.
Cornell goes on the road next weekend for match-ups with Clarkson and St. Lawrence.
Cornell women get three points in weekend road trip
The Cornell women’s hockey team scratched its way to a 1-1 tie at Quinnipiac Saturday.
Cornell was on its way to its first loss of the season, but junior Emily Fulton, the ECAC player of the month for October, capitalized on a penalty shot to tie the game up.
Lauren Slebodnick made 29 saves for Cornell, who returns home next weekend for match-ups with RPI and Union.
Other notes from the weekend:
- The Ithaca College men’s cross country team captured the Empire 8 Cross Country Championships in Saratoga.
- Ithaca beat Elmira 5-0 in the Class AA Boys’ Soccer final on Saturday.
- Lansing beat Marathon 2-1 in the Class C Boys’ Soccer final on Saturday.