KRASNOYARSK, Russia – Hannah Stone (Killingworth, Conn./Lindenwood University- Belleville) made 56 saves on 57 shots as the U.S. Women’s National University Team (1-0-0-2/W-OTW-OTL-L) fell to Canada, 1-0, in its third game at the 2019 Winter World University Games.
After the score was deadlocked through the first two two periods, a third period interference penalty on the U.S. sent Canada to the power play.
Canada found a way to beat Stone for the first time with 36 seconds remaining in the contest to take the 1-0 lead.
Team USA successfully killed off four penalties in the contest and improved to 12-for-14 in its three preliminary round contests.
The U.S. fired 23 shots on goal, but could not find the back of the net throughout the duration of the game.
NOTES: Team USA recorded 23 shots, while Canada had 57 ... Team USA was 0-for-4 on the power play and 4-for-5 on the penalty kill ... At the 2019 Winter World University Games, Team USA is competing in Group A alongside the Canada, China, Japan, Russia and Switzerland. All preliminary-round games will be played at Pervomaisky Ice Arena … For complete coverage of the U.S. at the 2019 Winter World University Games, click here.
|Fri., March 1||Japan
|Krasnoyarsk, Russia||Pervomaisky Ice Arena||L, 2-1||Stats|
|Sun., March 3||Switzerland
|Krasnoyarsk, Russia||Pervomaisky Ice Arena||W, 5-2||Stats|
|Mon., March 4||Canada
|Krasnoyarsk, Russia||Pervomaisky Ice Arena||L, 1-0||Stats|
|Wed., March 6||Russia
|Krasnoyarsk, Russia||Pervomaisky Ice Arena||7:30 p.m./7:30 a.m.||Stats|
|Fri., March 8||China
|Krasnoyarsk, Russia||Pervomaisky Ice Arena||4:00 p.m./4:00 a.m.||Stats|
|Sun., March 10||Semifinals||Krasnoyarsk, Russia||Arena Sever||TBD||--|
|Mon., March 11||Third-Place Game||Krasnoyarsk, Russia||Arena Sever||4:00 p.m./4:00 a.m.||--|
|Championship||Krasnoyarsk, Russia||Arena Sever||7:30 p.m./7:30 a.m.||--|