Kiana Strand and Christina Kelly each scored twice as the UPEI Panthers defeated the Dalhousie Tigers 6-2 Friday in Atlantic University Sport (AUS) women’s hockey action.
Anja Weisser and Ferran Brown added singles as the Panthers improved to 8-10. They are tied for fifth place with Mount Allison in the seven-team conference. The last-place Tigers are 5-12-2.
Laura Bradley, Maggie Grimmer and Jocelyn Dougan had assists for the Panthers, who have won back-to-back games.
Maggie Beaton and Joleen MacInnis scored power-play goals for Dalhousie.
Marie-Soleil Deschenes made 29 saves for the win while Jeanne Morin stopped 30 shots in the loss.
The game was scoreless through the first 20 minutes while the Panthers led 3-1 going to the third.
The Panthers play at Saint Mary’s (12-4-1) today at 2 p.m.