Big Third Period Lifts Middlebury Over Colby

January 7, 2006

Middlebury scored four third period goal on its way to a 7-1 win over Colby in the Kenyon Arena. The top-ranked Panthers move to 10-0 on the season.

Colby took a 1-0 lead 9:37 into the first period as Heather Nickerson scored from the left face-off circle. Middlebury tied the game at 16:27 as Abby Kurtz-Phelan scored a power play with a one-timer after a nice crossing pass from Karen Levin.

Shannon Sylvester gave the Panthers a 2-1 lead two minutes into the second period as she scored after a flurry in front. The lead grew to 3-1 at 5:17 as Kurtz-Phelan scored on a rebound after Genevieve Triganne had come out to make a save.

Four different players would find the back of the net in the third period to seal the win. Quizon and Sylvester scored early, while Liz Yale-Loehr and Annemarie Cellino scored late goals.

Kurtz-Phelan and Sylvester ended the game with two goals and an assist apiece, while Quizon and Cellino each had a goal and an assist.

Angie Todd made 10 saves in goal for the win, while Triganne made 29 saves in 57 minutes of action.

Date: January 7, 2006 - 3:00 p.m.

Venue: Kenyon Arena - Site: Middlebury, Vt.

TEAM 1 2 3 OT F

Colby (5-4) 1 0 0 - 1

Middlebury (10-0) 1 2 4 - 7


C-1st (9:37) - Heather Nickerson (Colette Finley)

M-1st (16:27) - PP: Abby Kurtz-Phelan (Karen Levin, Shannon Sylvester)

M-2nd (2:00) - Sylvester (Kurtz-Phelan, Gillian Paul)

M-2nd (5:17) - Kurtz-Phelan (Tania Kenny, Sylvester)

M-3rd (:44) - PP: Emily Quizon (Annemarie Cellino, Erika Nakamura)

M-3rd (4:05) - Sylvester (Kurtz-Phelan)

M-3rd (17:15) - Liz Yale-Loehr (Emily McNamara, Levin)

M-3rd (18:17) - Cellino (Kenny, Quizon)


Angie Todd-M (60 min., 10 saves, 1 GA)

Genevieve Triganne-C (57:15 min., 29 saves, 6 GA)

Lacey Brown-C (2:45 min., 1 saves, 1 GA)