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NCAA Division III Women's Hockey Quarterfinals #1 Plattsburgh State Cardinals Vs #8 St. Norbert Knights March 9 2013

puck battle
Photo By: 
Kyle Coryea

Plattsburgh State's Chelsea VanGhaln (77) battle for the puck along the sidebrods in the offensive zone. The #1 Plattsburgh State Cardinals would host the #8 St. Norbert Knights in the Quarterfinals of the NCAA Tournament. The Cardinals would get the on the broad early when Teal Gove would score just 3 minutes into the game. Then with just three seconds left in the first Chelsea VanGlahn would score in the open night to give the Cardinals a 2-0 lead after the first. Then with just over 5 minutes remaining in the second period Teal Gove would get her second goal of the game. The with just under two minutes left in the second period Shannon Stewart would score to give the Cardinals a 4-0 lead heading into the third. In the third period St. Norbert's would get on the broad two to make it 4-2 and make it a game down the stretch. Then with just over three minutes left in the game Emma Rutherford would score to put the icing on game and advance the Cardinals to the Frozen Four. In the winning effort Stdney Aveson would stop 13 of 15 shots. With the win the Cardinals go to 26-0-2 and advance to the Frozen Four next weekend in Minnesota where they will take on rival Middlebury. Gallery

chest save
Photo By: 
Kyle Coryea

Plattsburgh State's Sydney Aveson (33) makes the chest save and drops down and covers it for one of her thirteen saves on the night. Gallery