Natalie Fraser, EJ Milne-Price, and team celebrate after taking a 2-1 win over the Lakers. -- JENN HOFFMAN
NEVILLE TWP., Pa. — The Robert Morris Colonials took on the Mercyhurst University Lakers on Saturday to complete the Pittsburgh leg of the four game series. After a close with for the Lakers on Friday, the Colonials came back to split the series with a 2-1 on Saturday. Amber Rennie scored the game-winning goal in the third period. The Lakers’ second-period goal came from Maggie Knott. Kirsten Welsh scored a first-period power-play goal for Robert Morris.
The Colonials, after three weekends at home, will head back out on the road to play Colgate on Dec 9th at 3 p.m.
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Sarah Hine, junior forward, records a 1 point weekend with an assist friday night.
EJ Milne-Price, warms up with a few saves before the game.
Vilma Tanskanen warms up with the Lakers before the game.
Brittany Howard warms up with the Colonials before the game.
Sarah Hine and Natalie Fraser battle for possession during the first period.
Alexa Vasko handles the puck during the first period.
Robert Morris scores during the first period.
EJ Milne-Price sets to block a shot while Celine Frappier looks for a pass.
Jaycee Gebhard hits K.K. Thiessen during the second period.
Jaycee Gebard slides into the goal post next to Kennedy Blair during the second.
Natalie Marcuzzi and Maggie Knott fall to the ice during the second.
Jaycee Gebhard and Samantha Fieseler run into each other during the second.
Emma Nuutinen gets the puck away from Amber Rennie during the third.
Amber Rennie celebrates with EJ Milne-Price after scoring in the third.
Morgan Stacey circles around after taking a shot at EJ Milne-Price.
Natalie Fraser, EJ Milne-Price, and team celebrate after taking a 2-1 win over the Lakers.