December 8, 2009

Monique Gallant Named ECAC East Women’s Ice Hockey Goalie Of The Week

WORCESTER, Mass. - Holy Cross junior goalie Monique Gallant (Antigonish, Nova Scotia) has been named the ECAC East women's ice hockey Goalie of the Week announced today by the league. This is the first Goalie of the Week honor for Gallant.

Gallant led the Crusaders to two victories and one tie in last week's action. On Dec. 1, Gallant recorded her second shutout of the season with a 3-0 victory over Connecticut College. On Dec. 4, Gallant made 27 saves in a 2-2 tie with #8 Norwich and on Dec. 5 she earned her third shutout of the season with a 5-0 victory over Castleton State. Gallant is 4-0-1 overall and has allowed just seven goals and recorded 102 saves.

Holy Cross (8-0-1, 6-0-1 ECAC) returns to the ice at the Hart Center on Tuesday, Dec. 8, hosting ECAC opponent Plymouth State (0-6-0, 0-6-0 ECAC) at 7:00 p.m.