Ives records 34 saves as Quinnipiac ties St. Lawrence

Ives records 34 saves as Quinnipiac ties St. Lawrence

CANTON, N.Y. – Abbie Ives recorded 34 saves in a 2-2 tie with the St. Lawrence Saints on Friday night. Junior Sarah-Eve Coutu-Godbout and senior Randi Marcon scored for the Bobcats in the tie. 
Quinnipiac has recorded a 3-0-2 unbeaten record over the last five games. The Bobcats will take on #5 Clarkson tomorrow for the final regular season game. 
Quinnipiac Bobcats 2, St. Lawrence Saints 2 | Overtime

Quinnipiac (12-16-5, 9-9-3 ECAC) / St. Lawrence (13-13-7, 8-7-6 ECAC)

Canton, N.Y. | Appleton Arena 

  • (14:11, 1st period PP) – Quinnipiac 0, SLU 1: The Saints' Lydia Grauer scored on the home team's first power play of the day. Rachael Smith assisted on the play. 
  • (4:35, 2nd period EV)– Quinnipiac 1, SLU 1: Junior Sarah-Eve Coutu-Godbout scored on the left side of the crease after a pass from freshman Lexie Adzija to sophomore Taylor House. House shot at St. Lawrence's netminder Grace Harrison, and Coutu-Godbout scored on the rebound. 
  • (2:52, 3rd period EV) – Quinnipiac 2, SLU 1: Senior Randi Marcon scored early in the third period off a pass in the corner from senior Melissa Samoskevich. Marcon was alone at the top of the crease and buried Samoskevich's pass. Senior Kenzie Lancaster also tallied a helper on the play. 
  • (8:17, 3rd period EV) – Quinnipiac 2, SLU 2: Smith scored for the Saints to tie the game 2-2 after a pass from Kalie Grant on the left side. 


  • Ives recorded 34 saves in the tie, which is the highest number of saves in 16 games. Ives had 35 saves against Princeton on Dec 1, 2018.  
  • Marcon has tallied at least one point in seven straight games. She scored her 10th goal of the season, which is a career-high, in the tie against the Saints.
  • Coutu-Godbout tallied her third straight goal and sixth straight game with at least one point. 
  • House, Lancaster and Samoskevich all record a helper in the tie.
  • Lancaster leads the team with 20 assists on the season. 
  • The Saints outshot the Bobcats, 36-19. 
  • Quinnipiac went 0-2 on the power play, while St. Lawrence went 1-1. 

The Bobcats will play the last regular season game against #5 Clarkson in Potsdam, N.Y., on Saturday, Feb. 23 at 3 p.m.