Game Summary
Yellow 4 - Blue 2


CALGARY, Alta. – Marie-Philip Poulin (Beauceville, Que./Boston University, HE) scored the game-winning goal midway through the third period as Yellow picked up a victory in its first game at the National Women’s Team evaluation camp, beating Blue 4-2 on Thursday night.

Natalie Spooner (Scarborough, Ont./Ohio State University, WCHA) got Yellow on the board late in the first period, Meghan Agosta (Ruthven, Ont./Mercyhurst College, CHA) made it 2-0 early in the second and Bailey Bram (Ste. Anne, Man./Mercyhurst College, CHA) closed out the scoring with an empty net goal with 67 seconds to go as Yellow won despite blowing a 2-0 second-period lead.

Laura Fortino (Hamilton, Ont./Cornell University, ECAC) got Blue on the board late in the second period, beating Charline Labonté (Boisbriand, Que./McGill University, CIS), and Vicki Bendus (Wasaga Beach, Ont./Mercyhurst College, CHA) pulled the dark jerseys even just 57 seconds into the third as Blue made a game of it in the final frame despite being outshot 36-25.

Labonte and Liz Knox (Stouffville, Ont./Wilfrid Laurier University, CIS) shared the goaltending duties for Yellow, with Knox turned aside everything she faced in her 29 minutes of work, while Beth Clause (Hamilton, Ont./Brock University, CIS) and Kim St-Pierre (Châteauguay, Que./Montreal, CWHL) split time between the pipes for Blue.

Yellow will look to make it 2-0 when it faces Red on Friday night at Father David Bauer Olympic Arena (6 p.m. MT), while Blue will look for its first win when it takes on White at 8:30 p.m. MT.

Game Information/Renseignements sur le match
Event/Événement Evaluation Camp Location/Emplacement Calgary, Alta.
Date Thurs. Sept. 23, 2010 Arena/Aréna Father David Bauer Arena
Time/Heure 8:30 pm MT Attendance/Assistance -,---
Round/Ronde Intrasquad Game #/No du match 02

Box Score/Compte

Goals/Penalties - Buts/Pénalités
First Period/Première période

Goals/Buts : 
18:03 YEL Natalie Spooner (Hayley Wickenheiser, Bobbi-Jo Slusar)

Penalties/Pénalités : 
11:51 BLU Cherie Piper (Tripping/Faire trébucher)
14:37 YEL Amanda Shaw (Hooking/Accrocher)

Second Period/Deuxième période

Goals/Buts : 
04:05 YEL Meghan Agosta (Laura Fridfinnson, Stefanie McKeough)
18:39 BLU Laura Fortino (Vicki Bendus, Jayna Hefford) PP/AN

Penalties/Pénalités : 
17:34 YEL Cassandra Poudrier (Tripping/Faire trébucher)

Third Period/Troisième période

Goals/Buts : 
00:57 BLU Vicki Bendus (Noémie Marin)
11:10 YEL Marie-Philip Poulin (Meghan Agosta, Jillian Saulnier)
18:07 YEL Bailey Bram EN-SH/FD-DN

Penalties/Pénalités : 
04:06 BLU Vicki Bendus (Hooking/Accrocher)
06:48 YEL Laura Fridfinnson (Hooking/Accrocher)
08:43 YEL Annie Guay (High-sticking/Bâton élevé)
11:54 BLU Haley Irwin (Slashing/Coup de baton)
15:38 BLU Tessa Bonhomme (Hooking/Accrocher)
17:41 YEL Annie Guay (Tripping/Faire trébucher)

Goaltenders YEL Liz Knox; Charline Labonté (in 2nd/09:17)
Gardiennes de but BLU Beth Clause; Kim St-Pierre (in 2nd/09:17)
Shots on Goal Team 1 p 2 p 3 p Ttl
Shots on Goal YEL 10 13 13 36
Tirs au but BLU 4 11 10 25


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