June 25, 2012

2012-13 Schedule Includes at Least Six Games vs. NCAA Tournament Teams

16 Regular Season Home Games on Slate; Nov. 2 is Fans' First Chance to See Bulldogs at Ingalls

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – At least six games vs. NCAA Tournament teams, and at least nine games against teams that ended last season ranked in the top 10 or receiving votes in the national poll, highlight the 2012-13 Yale women's ice hockey schedule, which was released Monday. The Bulldogs open the regular season Oct. 19 at Robert Morris and start ECAC Hockey play the following weekend at Colgate and Cornell. The first home game is Friday, Nov. 2 vs. Dartmouth.

This is Yale's third season under head coach Joakim Flygh. Rising senior forward Alyssa Zupon (Basking Ridge, N.J.) is the Bulldogs' captain. The team's top returning scorer is rising junior forward Jackie Raines (London, Ont.) (9-3-12).

Here is a breakdown of the schedule for 2012-13, Yale's 36th varsity season:




Report by Sam Rubin '95 (sam.rubin@yale.edu), Yale Sports Publicity