2014-15 Yale Women's Ice Hockey News
October 17, 2014
Seven Bulldogs Score Goals in 10-2 Scrimmage Win vs. Sacred Heart
The Yale women’s ice hockey team wrapped up its preseason slate with a 10-2 win vs. Sacred Heart in a scrimmage Friday night at Ingalls Rink. Three different Bulldogs -- junior forward Janelle Ferrara (0-3-3), junior forward Jamie Haddad (2-1-3), senior forward Stephanie Mock (1-2-3) and sophomore forward Krista Yip-Chuck (2-1-3) -- had three-point nights. Junior forward Hanna Åström add two goals, and Yale also got goals from freshman forward Kaitlin Gately, sophomore defenseman Abby Gahm and sophomore forward Phoebe Staenz.
October 15, 2014
Clinic a Hit with Local Youth Hockey Players
The first Yale women's ice hockey clinic proved to be a huge success this past Sunday, as approximately 50 local girls' hockey players got the chance to learn hockey skills from Yale players on the ice at Ingalls Rink.
October 12, 2014
Shutout for Leonoff as Yale Blanks McGill 2-0 in Exhibition
Senior goaltender Jaimie Leonoff made 24 saves as the Yale women’s ice hockey team shut out McGill in an exhibition Sunday afternoon at Ingalls Rink. A pair of freshmen forwards, Eden Murray and Courtney Pensavalle, scored the Bulldogs’ goals.
September 24, 2014
Leonoff in Calgary for Hockey Canada’s National Women’s Team Fall Festival
Senior goaltender Jaimie Leonoff (Montreal, Que.) of the Yale women’s ice hockey team is in Calgary this week, attending Hockey Canada’s National Women’s Team Fall Festival at WinSport’s Markin MacPhail Centre at Canada Olympic Park. Leonoff is one of 58 players attending the prestigious camp – including 10 players who won a gold medal with Canada’s National Women’s Team at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia. The camp runs Sept. 22-28 and serves as an important evaluation opportunity for Canada’s National Women’s Team coaching staff.
September 17, 2014
Yale to Host Clinic after Exhibition Game Sunday Oct. 12
The Yale women's ice hockey team will host a clinic, open to girls ages 4-14, following the Bulldogs' exhibition vs. McGill at Ingalls Rink on Sunday, Oct. 12. The clinic will run from 3:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.
September 16, 2014
Staenz Preseason All-ECAC Hockey; Bulldogs Picked Sixth in Poll
ECAC Hockey released the results of its preseason coaches’ poll on Tuesday, with Yale sophomore forward Phoebe Staenz (Zürich, Switzerland) earning a spot on the preseason all-conference team and the Bulldogs picked to finish sixth in the standings.
August 3, 2014
Leonoff and Murray Selected for Hockey Canada Development Team Camp
Two Yale women’s ice hockey student-athletes -- rising senior goaltender Jaimie Leonoff (Montreal, Que.) and incoming freshman forward Eden Murray (Medicine Hat, Alta.) -- have been selected to attend Hockey Canada’s National Women’s Development Team selection camp. The camp, which takes place Aug. 8-17 at the Markin MacPhail Centre at Canada Olympic Park in Calgary, Alta., is an important step in identifying players who could play for the Development Team and one day be in the running to play for the National Women’s Team.
July 10, 2014
Åström Earns Invite to another National Team Camp for Sweden
After attending a National Team Camp for her native Sweden at the end of June, rising junior forward Hanna Åström (Örnsköldsvik, Sweden) of the Yale women’s ice hockey team has been invited to another National Team Camp next month. Åström is one of 24 players selected for this camp, which runs from August 8 through 11 in Norrtälje and consists of on-ice practices and two games. The camp roster includes 14 players from Sweden’s 2014 Olympic team.
July 2, 2014
Åström Attends National Team Camp for Sweden
Hanna Åström (Örnsköldsvik, Sweden), a rising junior forward on the Yale women’s ice hockey team, just wrapped up a stint at National Team Camp for her native Sweden. Åström was one of 23 players who took part in the camp, which ran from June 26 through June 29 in Norrtälje. The camp consisted of six on-ice practices, off-ice testing and two scrimmages.
June 12, 2014
2014-15 Schedule Includes at Least 11 Games vs. Nationally Ranked Teams
The Yale women’s ice hockey team will once again test itself against some of the nation’s best teams in 2014-15. At least 11 games against teams that ended the past season ranked in the top 10 -- including at least two games against defending NCAA champion Clarkson -- highlight the 2014-15 schedule, which was announced Thursday. Yale is scheduled to play at least eight games against teams that made the 2014 NCAA tournament.
May 12, 2014
Eight Added to Roster in Class of 2018
The Yale women’s ice hockey team welcomes eight incoming freshmen to the roster for 2014-15. The Class of 2018, which was announced Monday, includes five forwards and three defensemen. The new Bulldogs come from three different U.S. states and two different Canadian provinces.