Schleper Scores But USA Falls To Canada
St. Cloud’s Anne Schleper notched a goal and an assist but it was not enough as the United States fell 3-2 to Canada in Sochi, Russia.
Hilary Knight of the United States opened the scoring in the second period on the power play with a deflection of a Schleper shot at 17:34.
Canada scored three unanswered goals in the third period to take a 3-1 lead before Schleper scored for the Americans at 18:55 to make the score 3-2, which would hold up as the final.
Team USA will learn their opponent in February 17th’s semifinal following the quarterfinal round on Saturday.