No. 5 Roos women's hockey fall tos No. 1 UMass in ECWHL Semifinals
Saturday, February 16, 2013 - 10:24 pm

(Kingston, R.I.)- No. 5 SUNY Canton lost to top-seeded University of Massachusetts 8-2 Saturday afternoon in the semifinals of the Eastern Collegiate Women's Hockey League tournament at the Bradford R. Boss Arena in Kingston, R.I.

Freshmen goalie Alyssa Altschuler (Cheshire, Conn.) made a career-high 57 saves for the Roos, who fell to 8-13-1 overall.Alyssa Altschuler made a career-high 57 saves on SaturdayAlyssa Altschuler made a career-high 57 saves on Saturday Altschuler bested her previous career high by five saves.

Freshman Robyn Carroll (Bowmanville, Ontario) scored her third goal of the tournament, after popping in two in Friday night’s 3-2 win over the University at Buffalo, and SUNY Canton's leading scorer Karley Cree (Hogansburg, N.Y.) also scored once.

The Roos will play in the third-place game against the host and No. 2 seed University of Rhode Island Sunday morning at 10:30 a.m. The Rams lost to No. 3 Northeastern in the other semifinal game.