Lady Goldens Knights have ‘golden’ moment on the ice

Lady Goldens Knights have ‘golden’ moment on the ice
The Clarkson University Lady Golden Knights faced off against Long Island University at Cheel Arena Monday. (Source: ESPN+)

POTSDAM, N.Y. (WWNY) - The Clarkson University Lady Golden Knights made program history early in their game against Long Island University at Cheel Arena Monday.

Clarkson takes a 1-0 lead as Gabrielle David connects off the setup in front. Elizabeth Giguere along with Nicole Gosling assisting on the goal.

For Giguere, it was her 214th career point, breaking the Clarkson record that was held by Loren Gabel.

The visiting Sharks would later tie the game up.

Heading into the second period tied at 1 – it was all Clarkson in the middle stanza. Kirstyn McQuigge tips one in, putting Clarkson back on top 2-1.

Brooke McQuigge then finds the mark to the left of the goal, expanding the Golden Knights’ lead to 3-1. Kristi Pidgeon then stuffs the biscuit in the basket -- now 4-1 Golden Knights.

Giguere adds a goal in the third period to her historic assist early in the game.

The final was Clarkson over Long Island 5-1. The two teams meet again Tuesday afternoon.

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