WILLIAMTOWN, MA- The Williams College women's hockey team defeated in-conference opponent Hamilton College tonight in a hard-fought battle 2-0. sophomore Sarah Lehman (Lexington, MA) scored the game-winning, power-play goal at 5:13 in the third, scoring her third goal of the season. Freshman goalie Christina Cleroux (New Glascow, N.S.) had her third consecutive shut-out, making a total of 20 saves. The Ephs are now 6-5-1 for the season while the Continentals are 5-5-3.
The Ephs and Continentals went back and forth for the rest of the first period and all through the second, with strong performances by both goalies. The Continentals put pressure on the Ephs, but Cleroux made 7 saves in the period.
"Once again, Cleroux played tough and kept our team in the lead," commented head coach Meghan Gillis.
The Ephs face off against second ranked team Elmira this Tuesday at home. The puck drops at 7pm.