2018-19 Women's Ice Hockey Players of the Week

March 4, 2019
Brynn Puppe, Williams
Brynn Puppe
Williams College
Sophomore • Defender • Northfield, Minn.

Puppe had two goals and an assist over the weekend and anchored an Eph defense that allowed three goals in two games en route to the 2019 NESCAC Championship. She had a goal and an assist in a 3-1 win over Amherst in the conference semifinals, then scored the first goal for Williams in a 3-2 victory over Middlebury in the championship game.

Weekly Release #14

February 25, 2019
Katherine Jackson, Middlebury
Katherine Jackson
Middlebury College
Senior • Forward • Portsmouth, R.I.

Jackson figured in all three goals during Middlebury’s stunning comeback victory over Connecticut College in the NESCAC Quarterfinals. She handed out an assist on Middlebury’s goal at 19:23, tied the game with just 16 seconds remaining, and assisted on the game-winning goal in overtime at the 2:23 mark for a 3-2 win.

Weekly Release #13

February 18, 2019
Chloe Heiting, Williams
Chloe Heiting
Williams College
First Year • Goaltender • Woodbury, Minn.

Heiting made 54 saves on 56 shots she faced for a .964 save percentage in a weekend sweep of Middlebury with a pair of 2-1 victories, including an overtime win on Saturday. Heiting made 27 saves in each victory and posted a 0.99 goals against average in 121 minutes in net.

Weekly Release #12

February 11, 2019
Bailey Mertz, Connecticut College
Bailey Mertz
Connecticut College
Senior • Goaltender • Glenville, N.Y.

Mertz helped Connecticut College go unbeaten on the road against Bowdoin by registering 57 saves and a pair of shutouts. She made 28 saves in a 1-0 overtime victory, before turning away 29 shots in a 0-0 overtime tie a day later.

Weekly Release #11

February 4, 2019
Cierra San Roman, Colby
Cierra San Roman
Colby College
Sophomore • Goaltender • Orange, Calif.

San Roman posted a .981 save percentage in two contests with one goal allowed. She had 25 saves, including nine in the third period, to earn a shutout in a 1-0 win at Connecticut College on Saturday. On Friday, the Mules were outshot 29-13 and San Roman had 28 saves in a 1-0 loss to the Camels. She owns a save percentage of .942 for the year.

Weekly Release #10

January 28, 2019
Chloe Heating, Williams
Chloe Heiting
Williams College
First Year • Goaltender • Woodbury, Minn.

Heiting stopped 40 of 42 shots last week for a .952 save percentage while posting a shutout as the Ephs defeated Amherst, 4-0, for their first win over the Mammoths since 2006. Heiting posted 16 saves en route to the shutout and stopped 24 of 26 shots on Saturday as the Ephs completed the sweep of Amherst with a 5-2 victory. Heiting is 10-2-0 this season with a .939 save percentage and 1.38 goals against average. 

Weekly Release #9

January 21, 2019
Meghan Halloran, Williams
Meghan Halloran
Williams College
Sophomore • Forward • Darien, Conn.

Halloran had a hand in seven of the Ephs’ eight goals as she tallied seven points in three games last week. In a 4-0 win at Salve Regina, she scored twice and added two assists. In a 3-2 win at Connecticut College, she had a hand in all three goals for Williams, scoring twice, including the game-winner, and handing out an assist. Of her four goals, three were on the power play and one was short-handed. She leads the Ephs with 26 points (11 goals, 15 assists).

Weekly Release #8

January 14, 2019
Katie Savage, Amherst
Katie Savage
Amherst College
Senior • Forward • Amston, Conn.

In a back-to-back, come-from-behind wins over Bowdoin, Savage scored the game-winning goal with 4:35 remaining in regulation to lift Amherst to a 3-1 win in the first game. She netted the game-tying goal to spark a three-goal third period and propel the Mammoths to a 3-1 victory in the second game.

Weekly Release #7

January 7, 2019
Kai-Lilly Karpman, Trinity
Kai-Lilly Karpman
Trinity College
Junior • Goaltender • Playa Del Ray, Calif.

Karpman posted three shutouts in a 3-0 week for the Bantams, including a weekend series sweep over Connecticut College. Karpman finished the week with 62 saves and did not allow a goal. She recorded 38 stops, the second-most saves of the season, in Trinity’s win over the Camels on Sunday.

Weekly Release #6

January 2, 2019
Emma Flynn, Amherst
Emma Flynn
Amherst College
Sophomore • Forward • Wolcott, Conn.

Flynn had a hand in seven of the Mammoths’ eight goals in a sweep of William Smith. She scored in each game and added five helpers, including dishing out the assist on both game-winning goals. She leads the Mammoths in assists (8) and points (10).

Weekly Release #5

December 10, 2018
Meghan Halloran, Williams
Meghan Halloran
Williams College
Sophomore • Forward • Darien, Conn.

Halloran had at least one point in each game last week, posting two goals and three assists for five points, as the Ephs went 2-0-1. She scored two goals and assisted on the game-winner with 1:24 left in the third period in a 4-2 victory over Elmira. She assisted on the game-winning goal in a 3-1 win over Manhattanville and had an assist on the game-tying goal in a 2-2 tie with Castleton.

Weekly Release #4

December 3, 2018
Madie Leidt, Middlebury
Madie Leidt
Middlebury College
Sophomore • Forward • Killingworth, Conn.

Leidt had a hand in all four Panther goals last weekend. On Friday night, she scored twice and had an assist in a 3-0 win over Connecticut College. She earned an assist the following day in a 1-1 tie with the Camels.

Weekly Release #3

November 26, 2018
Meghan Halloran, Williams
Meghan Halloran
Williams College
Sophomore • Forward • Darien, Conn.

Halloran scored twice, including the game-winner at 13:43 of the third period, to lift the Ephs to a 4-3 win over Endicott in the only game of the week for Williams.

Weekly Release #2

November 19, 2018
Jordan Cross, Connecticut College
Jordan Cross
Connecticut College
Senior • Forward • Saugus, Mass.

Cross helped Connecticut College register a 1-0-1 record on the road at Amherst to start the season. She factored into three of the team’s four goals. She first helped the Camels salvage a 2-2 tie by scoring the equalizer with under five minutes remaining in regulation on Friday night. She scored the team’s first goal and set up the eventual game-winning marker in a 2-1 victory over the Mammoths on Saturday.

Weekly Release #1