PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Four players scored for Providence in a 4-1 victory over Yale in an ECAC game Saturday at Schneider Arena.
The Friars took a 1-0 first-period lead on Jessica Tabb’s third goal of the season, at the 16:22 mark, assisted by Val Bono and Jenn Butsch.
PC extended its lead to 3-0 early in the second period on goals by Val Bono, 57 seconds into the period, and Danielle Culgin, at the 1:28 mark.
Freshman Gayle Shalloo gave PC a 4-0 lead, tallying her second goal of the season at the 1:57 mark of the third period, assisted by Bono and Tabb.
With just 49 seconds remaining in the game, Yale’s Jane Resor ended Friars goalie Amy Quinlan’s shutout bid, scoring the Bulldogs only goal, assisted by Lisa Meyers and Deanna McDevitt.
Quinlan recorded 18 saves and earned the victory in her collegiate debut. Yale’s Katie Hirte recorded 32 saves in the loss.
With the win, the Friars’ record improved to 3-0-0 overall and 1-0-0 in ECAC action. With the loss, the Bulldogs dropped to 0-1-0 overall and 0-1-0 in the ECAC.
Providence will return to action on Sunday, Nov. 5, vs. Princeton at Schneider Arena at 2 p.m.