Colorado College women get their 1st win, 10-7. In an evenly played contest, the Colorado College Women Tigers (1-2) outscored the Colorado College Pueblo Thunderbirds (2-4), 10-7.
Olivia Dossett picked up a hat trick which included the first goal of the game for the Tigers. Pueblo had an answer with Emily Eller (1g,1a) and Olivia Tener (1g) each capitalizing off free position kicks that made it a 2-1 game. Bella Scola (2g) followed by Dossett punched it a 3-2 Tigers advantage.
Caira Lessick (3g) knotted it up but, Courtney Zell (1g, 2a) for CCU and Jade Brooks (1g) evened things again. Hayley Heinecken (2g,1a) got her first of the day to close the first half with a 5-4 CCU lead with just :02 left. Heinecken hit rope at 25:28 before Caira Lessick countered.
At that point, the Tigers took over when Annie Tucker (1g), Abigail Turner (1g) followed by Bella Scola pushed it a 9-5 lead. Lessick and Dossett matched each other before Baylee Mee (1g) closed the scoring on the 10-7 game. Colorado College women get their 1st win.
Did You Notice?
Ground balls favored Pueblo, 13-12 but shots went to the Tigers, 44-34. And Marie Horton made 15 saves in the 44:01 she played with Madison Summers stopping 6 in 15:59 for the Thunderbirds. Natalie Slade went the entire way stopping 14 shots for CCU.
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The same day the Philadelphia Flyers won the Cup, the Philadelphia Wings were introduced to Neibauer and Philadelphia.
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A published writer in JustHockey Magazine, Kevin covered the American Hockey League as well as a monthly story on a pugilist where Kevin used the pen name, The Rink Rat. Neibauer turned his attentions to lacrosse for a few years and does his part, whether podcasting or writing to grow the game. Kevin branched out to his roots and currently provides insight for all Philadelphia teams for Edge of Philly as well as his full-time duties with LaxPhilly.