St. Louis, Thomas Lead Colonials over Catamounts * BOX SCORE
ROBERT MORRIS RECAP by Jessica Calderone Sports Information Graduate Assistant
Burlington, Vt. - After the Robert Morris University women's hockey team came from behind to force an overtime period, the Colonials earned their first overtime victory of the season, 3-2 over Vermont.
Just 1:00 into the overtime period, junior defenseman Anneline Lauziere (St. Thomas, Ontario / London Jr. Devilettes) scored her first goal of the 2012-13 campaign to lift RMU to victory. The game-winning goal is the first of the denfenseman's career. Junior forward Kristen Richards (Toronto, Ontario / Niagara University) registered the single assist on the game-winning goal. With the assist, Richards has tallied two points in the past two contests for RMU and has notched at least one point in five of six games so far this year.
Vermont got on the board first this afternoon as it scored a power play goal with 13:46 on the clock in the second period. Sophomore forward Amanda Pelkey scored her first goal of the season while Brittany Zuback and Klara Myren tallied assists on the score
After a scoreless first two periods, RMU registered a score of its own just 38 seconds into the third period. Sophomore forward Rebecca Vint (Caledon, Ontario / Brampton Jr. Thunder) passed out front to senior defenseman Jamie Joslin (Richmond Hill, Ontario / Aurora Panthers) who would fine the net after a fierce shot from the right point. The goal marks the first of the year for the senior assistant captain.......