Dec. 2, 2011
STORRS, Conn. - The
About the Huskies...
Last Time Out... The UConn offense has awoken to score 10 goals in its last four games, including two wins. The Huskies opened the Nutmeg Classic with a 4-2 loss to Quinnipiac. Evelyn and Slattery each scored for
Scouting the Catamounts... Since facing off with
Last Time vs.
All-Time vs. UVM... The Huskies have dominated the all-time series with the Catamounts as they have won 18 of 19 match-ups. UConn has won 13 straight and last lost on the road, 3-2, on January 4, 2007. In their last five contests, the Huskies have earned five shutouts and outscored the Catamounts 10-0.
Up Next... UConn will be idle until after the first of the new year when they play the first three games of 2012 at home, all against teams out of the ECAC. The Huskies will get back on the ice for a 7:00 pm skate against Harvard on January 3, followed by contests against Brown and
UConn in the Nutmeg Classic... Last season’s Nutmeg Classic was hosted by Quinnipiac at the TD Bank Sportscenter in
Rookie of the Week... Snodgrass was named the WHEA Pro Ambitions Rookie of the Week for the week ending November 20. She snapped a 12-period scoreless streak for the Huskies with a pair of goals at No. 5 Boston last weekend and added an assist to her weekend total in a 3-0 win, snapping a six-game slide, over
Where They Rank... Paniccia has a pair of top 20 national statistic rankings heading into this weekend. She currently ranks 10th in save percentage at .934 and 17th in GAA at 2.08. Snodgrass is tied for 21st nationally in power play goals per game at 0.18 and is 39th in points per game for a rookie at 0.53, while Sami Evelynlands in 36th at PPG for a defenseman at 0.53.