#3 Jenna Byfuglien faces down Gustavus’s Hannah Gray.
Photo by Holden Law
Gustavus Adolphus got two goals apiece from Kristina Press and Molly McHugh and Katie McCoy made 19 saves for a 6-0 shutout of the UW-Superior women’s hockey team in non-conference action at Wessman Arena on Tuesday.
The Gusties (7-0-0) scored two goals in the first period, once in the second and three times in the third for the win.
Press scored the first two goals of the night at 8:34 and 19:44 on the power play while adding a pair of assists for a four-point game.
McHugh tallied twice in the third period, including Gustavus’ second power-play marker at 10:30 of the period.
Hailey Holland (2:58 of the second) and Kaitlyn Holland (11:39 of the third) scored the other goals.
Gustavus finished 2-for-7 on the power play with 17 shots, while UWS (4-4-0) was 0-for-4.
Senior McKenzie Whalen (East Grand Forks, Minn./East Grand Forks) made 41 saves in the Yellowjackets’ net, including 17 each in the first and second periods.
Seniors Megan Dulong (Grand Rapids, Minn./Grand Rapids Senior) and Tessa Jorde (Thief River Falls, Minn./Lincoln) each fired three shots to lead the Superior offense.