Women's ice hockey spreads scoring around to blank Beacons

BOSTON, Mass. – The Saint Anselm College women's ice hockey team got points from eight different skaters, including four different goal scorers, on its way to a 4-0 victory over UMass Boston on Saturday at Edward T. Barry Ice Rink.

Box Score

Jackie Guy, Katy Meehan, Haley Marshall and Paige Gorecki each contributed goals for Saint Anselm (3-0-0), which outshot UMass Boston (0-1-0) by a sizable 51-9 margin in the game. The win extended the Hawks' advantage in the all-time series with the Beacons to 17-4-1 through 22 meetings.

Kaley Campbell and Kaitlyn Spillane chipped in with a pair of assists each, while Ashley Moran and Megan Klaus also picked up helpers for Saint Anselm. Michaela Kane recorded her first-career shutout with nine saves in the second start of her career. Rachel Myette made 47 saves for the Beacons in defeat.

Midway through the first period, Guy grabbed the first goal of the game, scoring on the power play from Spillane and Klaus at 9:54. Saint Anselm made it 2-0 just 25 seconds into the second period as Moran set up Meehan for her second-career goal.

Campbell recorded assists on both of Saint Anselm's third-period goals. Marshall scored for the second time in three games this season at 12:34 before Gorecki netted her first of the year at 17:34 to cap the scoring. Campbell's two assists gave her a team-high five points (two goals, three assists) through three games.

Saint Anselm went 1-for-6 on the power play in the game and killed off the lone UMass Boston attempt with the extra skater. The Hawks' defense has allowed just one goal through three games this season.

The Hawks host Franklin Pierce in the team's home opener on Friday, Nov. 3 at 4 p.m. at Sullivan Arena.