The Mount Allison Mounties lose 6-0 to the StFX X-Women in AUS Women’s Hockey action on 10/29

The Mount Allison Mounties lose 6-0 to the StFX X-Women in AUS Women’s Hockey action on 10/29

The Mount Allison Mounties lose 6-0 to the StFX X-Women in AUS Women's Hockey action on Friday night.

The Mounties were steadfast in defence in the first period surviving significant pressure from the StFX X-Women to keep the scored tied at zero heading to the first break. The best scoring chance of the period did come off of a Mounties stick as Rachel Carson struck the post late in the First period.

The X-Women broke the deadlock midway through the second period as they capitalised on Mounites penalties scoring two powerplay goals in a span of one minute and twenty seconds. Powerplay goals by Tyra Meropoulis and Emerson Elliot were followed by a third goal for the X-Women, as McKiya Mazur scored with two seconds left in the second period.

Scoring continued 2:04 in the third period as Emerson Elliot tallied her second powerplay goal of the game to bring the score to 4-0. Jayden Thompson added another one for the X-Women in the middle of the third period and Ellie Brown would score the final goal of the contest with 22 seconds remaining in the game. Jamie Johnson got the shutout in goal for the X-Women as Kaitlyn Evelyn turned away 59 shots for the Mounties.

The Mounties will look too get back in the win column when they travel to face the UNB Reds on Saturday October 30th at 7pm. The X-Women, continue their hot streak, as they have now won four games in a row. They will be travelling to SMU where they will be playing the Huskies at 7pm on October 30th .