NORTH BRANFORD, Jan. 15 – Boston Pride goalie Brittany Ott made 37 saves to register her league-leading third shutout of the season to lead the defending National Women’s Hockey League champion Pride to a 4-0 shutout over Connecticut at the Northford Ice Pavilion on Sunday.
Jillian Dempsey had two goals for undefeated Boston (9-0) while Alex Carpenter had a goal and two assists for the Pride. Boston, which has allowed a league-low 10 goals in nine games, shutout Connecticut for the second time this season.
With their eighth straight loss to Boston, dating back to last season, the Whale slip into last place in the NWHL with a 4-7 record. Connecticut beat Boston in their first-ever meeting in November 2015 and haven’t won since.Continue Reading