HENNIKER, NH – The Johnson & Wales University and New England College women's ice hockey teams were as even as two teams could possibly be on Saturday. The Wildcats and Pilgrims skated to a 2-2 tie.
New England College: 1-6-1, 1-4-1, NEHC
Johnson & Wales: 1-6-1, 1-4-1, NEHC
NEC: Cianna Weird (T, 0-3-1) 32 saves
JWU: Jasmine Mucci (T, 1-5-1) 32 saves
Johnson & Wales got out to a fast start with a pair of first-period power play goals.
The power play worked in NEC's favor during the second period with two equalizing goals just 93 seconds apart.
Keeping the Wildcats in the game during the third period was goaltender Jasmine Mucci as she made 18 of her 32 saves during that time.
Johnson & Wales is back on the ice Saturday when it travels to Becker for a 7:05 pm contest.