Women's Hockey rebounds with 6-2 win over Hamline

Women's Hockey rebounds with 6-2 win over Hamline

ST. PAUL - Kathryn Larson and Kaylee Druk each scored twice as St. Thomas rebounded from Friday night's 3-2 loss to post a 6-2 win at Hamline on Saturday afternoon in St. Paul and improve its record to 2-5-2 overall and 2-2-2 in MIAC play while Hamline took its first conference loss to move to 6-3 overall and 4-1 in conference play.

Rachel Werdin started the scoring when she notched her second collegiate goal in the 13th minute of the game with the assist coming from Isabel Bianci.

Kaylee Druk scored a short-handed goal midway through the second period and Kathryn Larson followed with a goal at 14:38 with Druk and Erika Bjorkman notching an assist. Larson netted another goal for the Tommies just over two minutes later at 16:46 as Druk picked up another assist.

Less than three minutes into the third period, Druk scored her second unassisted goal of the night to increase the Toms lead to 5-0. Hamline got on the board during the ninth minute of the period on a power-play goal from Zoey Lobejko.

With less than three minutes remaining in the game, Ellie Tabaka scored a power-play goal to cap the scoring for the Tommies with Druk adding an assist. Hamline responded with a goal from Dani Perry with just over a minute remaining in the game to make the final score 6-2 in favor of St. Thomas.

Druk finished the night five points as she had two goals and three assists.

Kenzie Torpy made 12 saves to pick up the win in goal while her counterpart Annie Juergens takes the loss for Hamline after she came in for her teammate Jamie Hathaway near the end of the first period.

St. Thomas is off until December 17th when they travel to UW-Stevens Point to take on the Pointers for a 7 p.m. match followed by a rematch the next afternoon.