SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Orange senior Arielle DeSmet is the College Hockey America (CHA) Goaltender of the Week for her performance in Syracuse’s games against Clarkson, a team that is receiving votes in the national rankings. She had 34 saves in a 3-2 overtime loss in Syracuse on Thursday and recorded 37 saves in a 1-1 tie at Clarkson on Saturday. The 37 is two shy of her career-best of 39 (set at Robert Morris).
At Syracuse, she has 122 saves and a .938 save percentage in four games at Syracuse. DeSmet, who played her first three collegiate seasons at Robert Morris University, has played in 35 career games and has 771 saves and a .917 save percentage.
Syracuse will host Union College at Tennity Ice Pavilion at 6 pm on Tuesday, October 11th. The game will be streamed on Cuse.com. The Orange will then play a home-and-home series against Colgate on Thursday, October 14th at 6 pm in Hamilton, N.Y., and on Saturday, October 16th at 4 pm in Syracuse.
Admission to Orange ice hockey home games is free. Admission to Orange ice hockey home games is free. All fans attending games must adhere to Syracuse University’s COVID-19 policy, which can be found here.