ORONO, Maine- The Sacred Heart University Women's ice hockey team fell to Maine by the final score of 8-0. The team wraps up the two game series tomorrow when they face off against the Black Bears at 2:00 p.m.
Maine would get on the board very early as Ali Beltz would find the back of the net off an assist by Maddie Giordano and Alyson Matteau. It wouldn't be until 19:42 that the Blackbears would score there second goal to take a 2-0 lead after one period. SHU would be outshot in the first period 15-3.
The Black Bears would continue the scoring in the second as Ally Johnson would score at 9:40 to put Maine ahead 3-0. SHU would fire off three straight shots after the Johnson goal but all three shots would be saved. Maine would score four more goals in the second period to take a 7-0 lead at the end of the second period.
Maine would score one more goal in the third to make the final score 8-0 in favor of Maine. SHU would be outshot by a total of 84-11. While in shots on goal SHU would only manage to shoot ten compared to Maine's 52.