Oct. 3, 2004

Box Score

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State women’s ice hockey team (0-0-0; 0-0-0 WCHA) defeated the Etobicoke Dolphins, 9-1, in exhibition action Sunday at the OSU Ice Rink in Columbus, Ohio. Junior Jana Harrigan led the way with a hat trick and two assists. Senior alternate captain Jeni Creary and freshman Mallory Peckels recorded three points each.

Ohio State posted the lone goal of the first period. Buckeye Jana Harrigan (Burlington, Ontario) scored a shorthanded unassisted goal on a breakaway at 8:06. OSU outshot the Dolphins 20-3 in the first period.

In the second stanza, the Buckeyes added two additional goals to take a 3-0 lead. Freshman Mallory Peckels (Minocqua, Wis.) scored at 10:34 assisted by Harrigan. Senior Jeni Creary (Shell Lake, Saskatchewan) followed with a goal at 15:31 assisted by Peckels and Harrigan. Ohio State posted 15 shots to Etobicoke’s six in the period.

OSU scored six goals in third period as freshman Jody Heywood (Regina, Saskatchewan) got OSU rolling at 2:20 assisted by Crystal Sayther (Jr., Burnsville, Minn.). The Buckeyes followed with three goals in four minutes. Freshman Lisa Chesson (Plainfield, Ill.) made her mark on the board with a goal at 3:21 assisted by Shebly Aldous (Fr., LaSalle, Ontario). Harrigan tallied two goals, recording her first hat trick. Etobicoke’s Britney Selina scored the Dolphins lone goal of the game at 13:05. Ohio State followed with two power-play goals by Jaclyn Haines (Rossland, British Columbia) and Sayther to end the game.

OSU goalies Melissa Glaser (Sr., Rockford, Ill.) and Erika Vanderveer (So., Bradford, Ontario) shared time in the net – Glaser played the first 30:24 recording six of six saves and Vanderveer played the final 29:36 stopping nine of 10 shots. Both Etobicoke goalies saw time in the net Melissa Haber stopped 28-of-30 shots and Lisa Plenderleith stopped 18-of-25 Buckeye chances.

The Buckeyes outshot the Dolphins 55-16. OSU held Etobicoke scoreless on all six power-play chances. OSU was 2-for-11 on the power-play.

Ohio State begins conference action against St. Cloud State at 7:05 p.m. Friday and Saturday in the OSU Ice Rink in Columbus, Ohio.

Hockey Game Box Score (Final) Etobicoke vs Ohio State (Oct 03, 2004 at Columbus, Ohio)

Etobicoke (0-0) vs. Ohio State (0-0) Date: Oct 03, 2004 Location: Columbus, Ohio Arena: OSU Ice Rink Attendance:200 Start time:1:05 pm End time:3:09 pm Total time:2:04

Goals by Period 1 2 3 Tot ———————————- Etobicoke……….. 0 0 1 – 1 Ohio State………. 1 2 6 – 9

1st period – 1, OSU, Jana Harrigan 8:06 (sh). Penalties – Dayna Kanis, ETO (obstruction-hooking) 3:13; Shelby Aldous, OSU (interference) 5:38; Amber Bowman, OSU (holding) 6:28; Meghan Kennedy, ETO (checking) 9:30; TEAM, ETO (too many on ice) 12:49; Britney Selina, ETO (checking) 13:40; Meaghan Mulvaney, OSU (roughing) 15:40; Amanda Sharples, ETO (roughing) 15:40; Lacey Schultz, OSU (tripping) 16:22; Dayna Kanis, ETO (interference) 19:03.

2nd period – 2, OSU, Mallory Peckels (Jana Harrigan) 10:34. 3, OSU, Jeni Creary (Mallory Peckels, Jana Harrigan) 15:31. Penalties – Pamela Patterson, OSU (cross-checking) 2:14; Meghan Kennedy, ETO (cross-checking) 6:24; Jeni Creary, OSU (charging) 7:19; Carley McCleary, ETO (interference) 16:59; Katie Maroney, OSU (holding) 19:50.

3rd period – 4, OSU, Jody Heywood (Crystal Sayther) 2:20. 5, OSU, Lisa Chesson (Shelby Aldous) 3:21. 6, OSU, Jana Harrigan (Jeni Creary, Mallory Peckels) 3:44. 7, OSU, Jana Harrigan (Jeni Creary, Lacey Schultz) 7:23. 8, ETO, Britney Selina (Mallory Deluce, Ashley Kelly) 13:05. 9, OSU, Jaclyn Haines 15:03 (pp). 10, OSU, Crystal Sayther (Lacey Schultz, Jaclyn Haines) 18:56 (pp). Penalties – Britney Selina, ETO (checking) 8:15; Dayna Kanis, ETO (hooking) 9:21; Margaret Flatley, ETO (hooking) 13:55; Kristen Blow, ETO (hooking) 17:51.

Shots on goal – ETO 3-6-7 16; OSU 20-15-20 55.

Power plays – ETO 0 of 6; OSU 2 of 11.

Penalties – ETO 12 (24 min); OSU 7 (14 min).

Goalies – ETO, Melissa Haber (30:24 minutes, 30 shots-28 saves) , Lisa Plenderleith (29:36, 25-18); OSU, Melissa Glaser (30:24, 6-6) , Erika Vanderveer (29:36, 10-9).

A-200 T-2:04 Three stars: 1. Jana Harrigan 2. Jeni Creary 3. Jaclyn Haines Referee:Evonne Young Linesman:Ray Doocey; Kelli O’Brian