April 8, 1998
YALE UNIVERSITY 17
BOSTON COLLEGE 8
Score by Half 1 2 OT TOTAL
YALE 12 5 - 17
BOSTON COLLEGE 1 7 - 8
YALE: Heather Bentley (4), Alyssa Chen (4), Amy Terry (2), Vanessa Kerry (2), Emily Groom, Erin Porta, Katherine Myers, Heather Weymouth, Alexa Chopivsky ; BOSTON COLLEGE: Danielle Wood (3), Carrie Everett (3), Honor Crowther (2)
YALE: Porta (3), Emily Groom (2), Heather Bentley, Clara Gillespie ; BOSTON COLLEGE: Maggie Berkery, Wood
TEMPLE: 10 ( Alison Cole); BOSTON COLLEGE 10 (Melissa Cole)
Alyssa Chen and Heather Bentley both netted four goals to lead Yale (7-1) over Boston College (3-6) 17-8 this evening.
Yale posted 12 goals in the first half, including all four by Heather Bentley, on way to a 12-1 halfime lead.
Midway through the second half with Yale leading 14-6, Boston College netted five unanswered goals to cut the lead to eight. However, Boston College would not get any closer than that.
Senior Danielle Wood and Sophmore Carrie Everett each contributed hat tricks for the Eagles.
Freshman Melissa Cole stopped 10 shots for the Eagles. Her older sister, Alison, also posted 10 saves for Yale.