Junior alternate captain Caroline Shaunessy netted the Big Green's goal in Dartmouth women's hockey's 4-1 loss to ECAC Hockey rival Harvard in both team's season opener at the Bright-Landry Hockey Center on Friday evening.
After playing two preseason games this past weekend, the Dartmouth women's hockey team will officially kick off the 2017-18 season with a two-game road weekend, facing ECAC Hockey and Ivy League rival Harvard on Friday and New Hampshire in a non-conference tilt two days later.
Senior Morgan Turner, junior Kate Landers and freshman Jennifer Costa teamed up for both goals in Dartmouth women's hockey's 7-2 loss to McGill in its annual exhibition contest on Sunday afternoon.
Sophomore Cecilia Lopez scored a pair of goals, including the overtime winner just 37 seconds into the frame, lifting Dartmouth to a 3-2 victory against visiting Holy Cross.
Dartmouth women's hockey will play two preseason games this weekend ahead of the official start of the 2017-18 regular season next week.
Dartmouth women's hockey senior Hailey Noronha will serve as team captain for the 2017-18 season. It is just the third time since the 2010-11 campaign that just one player will wear the ‘C' on their sweater.
The Dartmouth women's hockey team was picked to finish 10th in the 2017-18 ECAC Hockey Preseason Women's Coaches Poll, which was released by the league office Tuesday afternoon.
Single-game and season tickets for the 2017-18 Dartmouth hockey seasons are now on sale.
Morgan Illikainen, a 2015 Dartmouth graduate and a former alternate captain, was named an assistant coach with the Big Green women's hockey team. She returns to Hanover after spending a season as the hockey and lacrosse assistant at the Northwood School in Lake Placid, New York.
Former Dartmouth women's hockey's starting goalie Robyn Chemago '17 was selected with the first choice of the second round, eighth overall, by the Boston Blades in the 2017 Canadian Women's Hockey League (CWHL) Draft on Sunday.
Dartmouth women's hockey saw 11 of its student-athletes from this past season earn ECAC Hockey All-Academic Team honors for 2016-17, as announced by the league office Friday afternoon.
Throughout the summer, DartmouthSports.com will be focusing on members of the Class of 2019 who are currently in their "Sophomore Summers." The first installment of the summer features Christie Honor of the Dartmouth women's hockey team.