Nutmeg Classic Tournament

The Nutmeg Classic began in 2004-05 as a tournament featuring three of the women’s hockey teams in Connecticut (the Numeg State).

In addition to crowning a team champion, the tournament also includes two individual awards: the Most Valuable Player Award and the Laurie Belliveau Award for the top goaltender.

 

2004-05 Champion: UConn
Fri. Oct. 29, Northford Ice Pavilion, First Game: UConn 2, Quinnipiac 1
Sat. Oct. 30, Northford Ice Pavilion, Second Game: Yale 4, Quinnipiac 2
Sun. Oct. 31, Ingalls Rink, Championship: UConn 2, Yale 1 

2005-06 Champion: Quinnipiac
Fri. Oct. 28, Ingalls Rink, First Game: Quinnipiac 2, Yale 2 OT (QU wins shootout 2-1)
Sat. Oct. 29, Freitas Ice Forum, Second Game: UConn 3, Yale 0
Sun. Oct. 30, Freitas Ice Forum, Championship: Quinnipiac 3, UConn 2

2006-07 Champion: Yale
Fri. Dec. 29, Ingalls Rink, First Game: Yale 3, UConn 0
Sat. Dec. 30, Northford Ice Pavilion, Second Game: Quinnipiac 2, UConn 1
Sun. Dec. 31, Ingalls Rink, Championship: Yale 7, Quinnipiac 3

2007-08 Champion: UConn
Sat. Dec. 29, TD Banknorth Sports Ctr., First Round: Yale 4, Niagara 4 OT (Yale wins shootout 1-0)
Sat. Dec. 29, TD Banknorth Sports Ctr., First Round: UConn 3, Quinnipiac 2
Sun. Dec. 30, TD Banknorth Sports Ctr., Consolation: Quinnipiac 3, Niagara 3 OT (QU wins shootout 2-0)
Sun. Dec. 30, TD Banknorth Sports Ctr., Championship: UConn 3, Yale 2

2008-09 Champion: UConn
Fri. Nov. 28, Freitas Ice Forum, First Round: Yale 2, Quinnipiac 0
Fri. Nov. 28, Freitas Ice Forum, First Round: UConn 5, Wayne State 4
Sat. Nov. 29, Freitas Ice Forum, Consolation: Wayne State 3, Quinnipiac 2
Sat. Nov. 29, Freitas Ice Forum, Championship: UConn 3, Yale 2

2009-10 Champion: UConn
Fri. Nov. 27, Ingalls Rink, First Round: Yale 10, Sacred Heart 1
Fri. Nov. 27, Ingalls Rink, First Round: UConn 1, Quinnipiac 0
Sat. Nov. 28, Ingalls Rink, Consolation: Quinnipiac 11, Sacred Heart 1
Sat. Nov. 28, Ingalls Rink, Championship: UConn 6, Yale 1

2010-11 Champion: Quinnipiac
Fri. Nov. 26, TD Bank Sports Center, First Round: Yale 5, UConn 2
Fri. Nov. 26, TD Bank Sports Center, First Round: Quinnipiac 9, Sacred Heart 1
Sat. Nov. 27, TD Bank Sports Center, Consolation: UConn 11, Sacred Heart 0
Sat. Nov. 27, TD Bank Sports Center, Championship: Quinnipiac 2, Yale 1

2011-12 Champion: Quinnipiac
Fri. Nov. 25, Freitas Ice Forum, First Round: Quinnipiac 4, UConn 2
Fri. Nov. 25, Freitas Ice Forum, First Round: Robert Morris 1, Yale 0
Sat. Nov. 26, Freitas Ice Forum, Consolation: UConn 3, Yale 1
Sat. Nov. 26, Freitas Ice Forum, Championship: Quinnipiac 3, Robert Morris 2

2012-13 Champion: Boston College
Fri. Nov. 23, Ingalls Rink, First Round: Boston College 3, Quinnipiac 0
Fri. Nov. 23, Ingalls Rink, First Round: Yale 4, UConn 3 OT
Sat. Nov. 24, Ingalls Rink, Consolation: Quinnipiac 6, UConn 1
Sat. Nov. 24, Ingalls Rink, Championship: Boston College 5, Yale 0

2013-14 Champion: Quinnipiac
Fri. Nov. 29, TD Bank Sports Center, First Round: Yale 5, UConn 4
Fri. Nov. 29, TD Bank Sports Center, First Round: Quinnipiac 8, RIT 0
Sat. Nov. 30, TD Bank Sports Center, Consolation: RIT 4, UConn 3 OT
Sat. Nov. 30, TD Bank Sports Center, Championship: Quinnipiac 3, Yale 2

2014-15 Champion: Quinnipiac
Fri. Nov. 28, Freitas Ice Forum, First Round: Quinnipiac 5, Yale 2
Fri. Nov. 28, Freitas Ice Forum, First Round: Clarkson 2, UConn 1 OT
Sat. Nov. 29, Freitas Ice Forum, Consolation: UConn 3, Yale 1
Sat. Nov. 29, Freitas Ice Forum, Championship: Quinnipiac 3, Clarkson 1

2014-15 All-Tournament:
Goalie - Elaine Chuli, UConn
Defense - Erin Ambrose, Clarkson
Defense - Cydney Roesler, Quinnipiac
Forward - Phoebe Staenz, Yale
Forward - Morgan Fitz-Ward, Quinnipiac
Forward - Shannon MacAulay, Clarkson
Most Valuable Goaltender:
Chelsea Laden, Quinnipiac
Tournament MVP: Emma Woods, Quinnipiac