June 30, 2005
A trio of Yale recruits - Crysti Howser (Wilmette, Ill.), Sarah Tittman (Chilton, Wisc.) and Maggie Westfal (New Canaan, Conn.) - wrapped up their participation in the USA Hockey Player Development Program's Girls' Select 17/18 Festival Thursday at the Olympic Training Center in Lake Placid. The festival featured some of the top young players in the country divided up into eight teams for a five-day tournament. Howser finished tied for the lead in scoring with four goals and three assists for seven points.
Howser was on the Orange team, which finished with the best record in the tournament (4-1-0). Tittman and Westfal were on the Purple team (2-1-2), which finished third. Tittman had one goal and two assists, while Westfal had two goals and one assist.
report by Sam Rubin '95 (firstname.lastname@example.org), Yale Sports Publicity