Quinnipiac wins Nutmeg Classic in shootout win over UConn

The Quinnipiac women’s ice hockey team defeated UConn 2-2 (2-1 in shootout) on Saturday to win the Nutmeg Classic championship.

Melissa Samoskevich and Raquel Pennoyer each scored a third period goal to mount the Bobcats’ comeback effort in the final frame.

The win marks the sixth Nutmeg Classic in the last eight years for Quinnipiac women’s hockey.