Boston College women’s hockey netted two goals in the second frame but fell to Providence 3-2.
Boston College women’s hockey completed a sweep of its season-opening series against UNH with a 4-1 win over the Wildcats on Saturday.
Freshman Hannah Bilka had two goals and the Eagles matched their 2015-16 National Championship runner-up team with a 6-0 start to the season.
Lindsay Agnew had three goals and two assists and the Eagles didn’t take their foot off the gas pedal, using a five-goal second period to cruise to an 8-0 rout of the visiting Warriors.
Cayla Barnes scored twice, and while BC nearly squandered a 4-1 third period lead, it hung on to escape New York with a one-goal win over the Orange to move to a perfect 4-0 on the season.
After losing a plethora of talent, including two Olympians and a trio of elite forwards, head coach Katie Crowley and the Eagles are aiming to overcome lower expectations ahead of the 2019-20 campaign.
A second period goal from Hadley Hartmetz lifted the Eagles past the Professional Women’s Hockey Players’ Association on Saturday afternoon.