Head coach Erik Johnson didn’t bring in Andie Anastos to lead the team in scoring. The two-time hockey captain is expected to leave her mark in the locker room.
After exhausting her four years of hockey eligibility, Anastos will take her talents to the hardwood under head coach Erik Johnson.
Mellissa Channell broke a scoreless deadlock with 16 seconds remaining in the third period, lifting No. 1 Wisconsin over the Eagles, 1-0, in the Frozen Four.
In St. Charles, Mo., the Eagles will be tasked with facing the nation’s top-ranked team in their second straight trip to the Frozen Four.
The Eagles had six different goal scorers on the day against the Saints to punch a ticket to St. Charles, Mo. for the 2017 Frozen Four.
For the second straight night, Andie Anastos piloted an overtime victory. This time, the senior captain gathered a loose puck and flung a shot past Brittany Bulgalksi, lifting the Eagles over Northeastern and atop the Hockey East.
Two minutes into double overtime, Andie Anastos rebounded Kenzie Kent’s shot and found the back of the net, propelling BC to a 4-3 win over Vermont and sending it to Sunday’s Hockey East final.
Megan Keller scored the game-winning goal and Katie Burt registered a shutout in the Eagles’ win over the Warriors on Friday.
Northeastern broke the Eagles’ 63-game unbeaten streak at Kelley Rink on Friday night, upsetting BC 2-1 in a rematch of the Beanpot Championship.
Puck drop for the women’s Beanpot final is tonight, and the Eagles are looking for another trophy to add to their collection.