Feb. 18, 2012
BU senior Jenn Wakefield played a puck, untouched, past the goal mouth to sophomore Marie-Philip Poulin. Poulin, from behind the net, placed her shot off the back of Garcia’s pad and into the net for the game-winning score.
UConn controlled the pace of the game early on, outshooting BU 7-1 in the games first 10 minutes. Freshman Kayla Campero (
The Terriers answered at 11:37 when Poulin, assisted by senior Carly Warren and junior Isabel Menard, posted her fifth goal of the year.
In the second period,
BU tied the game at the 14:27 mark of the third period on a score by Menard, assisted by Poulin. In the final seconds, the Terriers almost took the lead, but were denied by Garcia. After a dangerous turnover at the blue line, BU skated in three-on-two and fired off a pair of shots from close range that were turned away.
For the game, the Terriers outshot the Huskies 44-18. Sperry made 16 saves for