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JWHL Playoffs

By Cassy Opela, 03/04/17, 5:00PM EST


Playoff Game vs Ridley

Saturday afternoon, NEHC played their 3rd game in the playoff weekend hosted at the Buffalo Saberes practice facility and home of the Buffalo Beauts vs Ridley College from St. Catharines, ON, Canada.

MacKenzie Nicholas, G JR (West Palm Beach, FL) started in net for NEHC. Nicholas would see a total of 14 shots in the first half before splitting the game with goalie partner Taylor Peltier, G PG (East Grenich, RI), who saw 28 shots herself.

It was a good back and forth game with both teams playing a fast game. With 7:27 left on the clock in the second period, NEHC got a 5 on 3 power play opportunity. 30 seconds into the 5v3, NEHC tied up the game at 3, and shortly after would take the lead for the rest of the game.

NEHC saw offensive power from many players including Maxi Bird, F SO (Essex, VT), Bekki Antonelli, F SR (Wellesley, MA),  Nicole Lorenzo, F SR (Coral Springs, FL) assistant captain, Baylee Trani, F PG (Huntington Beach, CA), each getting a goal and Savanah Willard, F FR (Lakewood, CO) who got two goals.

NEHC would tally up the goals and end the game with a 6-3 victory.