Wildcats and Gulls Skate to a 2-2 Tie

Wildcats and Gulls Skate to a 2-2 Tie

PAWTUCKET, RI – The Johnson & Wales University women's ice hockey team scored a pair of third-period goals to forge a tie with Endicott on Friday. The Wildcats and Gulls tied 2-2.

Endicott: 3-0-1, 2-0-1 CHC
Johnson & Wales: 0-4-1, 0-2-1 CHC

EC: Vendela Jonsson (2-0-1) 15 Saves, 2 Goals
JWU: Kami Weiner (0-4-1), 37, Saves, 2 Goals

Statistical Leaders:
Drea Westgaard (JWU): 2 goals
Julia Martinsson (JWU): 2 assists
Lauren Ferriuolo (EC): 1 goal

Of Note:
The Gulls got on the board with the first goal at the 16:15 mark of the second half when Lauren Ferraiuolo scored off the assists from Maggie Layo. Endicott built a 2-0 lead when Caroline Hughes scored at the 13:22 mark of the third period.

Rookie Drea Westgaard (Elk River, Minn.) almost single-handedly tied the game in the third period. She scored off the Julia Martinsson (Charlottenberg, Sweden) pass with 6:10 left in the third period. Martinsson set up Westgaard two minutes later for the equalizer.

Endicott had a 39-19 advantage in shots, but JWU goalie Kami Weiner (Elk Grove Village, Ill.) came up with 37 saves.

Up Next:
The Wildcats and Gulls are back on the ice Saturday at Endicott with opening faceoff set for 3 p.m.