Kish Records Shutout For Cougars Over Women's Hockey

Kish Records Shutout For Cougars Over Women's Hockey

University of Regina Cougars goaltender Jane Kish kept the University of Saskatchewan Huskies off the score sheet Friday night at Rutherford Rink, leading the Cougars to a 2-0 win.

Kish would save 21 shots, holding on for a shutout while Huskie goalie Cassidy Hendrick saved 11 shots. The Regina Cougars add another win to their record, improving to  4-3-0-0 while giving the Huskies (5-2) just their second loss of the season.

Danielle Nogier opened the scoring on the power play for the Regina early in the first at 1:13 with assists from Alexis Larson and Bailey Braden. The Cougars widened their lead at 6:04, when Jaycee Magwood put home a shot off of a rebound with Larson earning her second assist in a Cougar rush on the net.

After struggling in the first, the Huskies would surge into action in the second, leading in shots 13-7. However, Kish remained unperturbed, leaving the period scoreless.

The third period would go scoreless, dominated by power plays, a total of 14, with both teams surviving 5 on 3 situations. Despite pulling their goalie for a sixth skater, the Huskies could not solve Kish.