GORHAM, ME – On the road the Johnson & Wales University women's ice hockey team falls to Southern Maine Huskies, 4-1. Despite the loss, the Wildcats were able to get their first goal of the season.
Johnson & Wales:(0-3-0; 0-1-0)
Southern Maine (1-1-1; 1-0-0)
JWU: Jasmine Mucci (L, 0-2-0) 27 saves, 3 Goals
SMU: Whitney Padgett (W, 1-1-0) 21 saves, 1 Goal
Johnson & Wales record stands at 0-3 while the Huskies gain their first win to improve 1-1-1.
In the first period, the Huskies were able to score quickly in the fifth minutes of the game during a power play with a goal from Shannon Colbert, assisted by Julia Ormsby.
Wildcat's goaltender Jasmine Mucci stopped 23 of 27 shots. Huskies goalie Whitney Padgett stopped 21 of 22 shots.
Johnson & Wales returns to play Saturday 5:20 pm in East Boston against Suffolk University Rams.