Jillian Dempsey, Women's Hockey
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Jillian Dempsey of the Harvard women's hockey team was named the Harvard COOP Athlete of the Week Feb. 7. Dempsey poured in a five goals, one short of tying the NCAA record, in a 10-1 win over Ivy League rival Princeton Feb. 4. With Harvard trailing 1-0 in the second period, the Winthrop, Mass., native scored three consecutive strikes, including one shorthanded and one power play goal. She added another tally late in the second, her fourth of the frame, and found the net for a fifth time with 41 seconds remaining in the contest. Dempsey also added two goals in the third period to help the Crimson come from behind to beat Quinnipiac, 4-2, Feb. 3.
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