In the first period, the Blades’ Caroline Cadelina put her team up on the board first with an unassisted goal.
Guilford’s Danialla Vickerman tied things up on an assist from Jacquelyn Violette and Madison Epke. Then Lily Mackey pulled Guilford into the lead assisted by Sydney Miles.
Score: 2-1 Guilford
In the second period, Miles scored an unassisted goal, followed by an additional point by Olivia Gill, assisted by Madison Epke
The Blades’- Haley Cable narrowed the score on an assist from Shannon Reilly and Mia Dow.
Score: 4-2 Guilford
The Blades battled in the third period, determined not to lose this matchup. Andrea DelVecchio made a goal assisted by Meaghan Hogan and Shannon Reilly, bringing the score to 4-3, but that was the best they could do.
The Blades lost to Guilford.
Blades Goalie Caitlin Ranciato worked so hard and made a difference.
Records: Blades 0-3, Guilford 1-1
The Blades next game is on Wednesday at their home ice – Hamden Ice Rink at 8 p.m. They’ll be playing West Haven – SHA (2-0 both of which were shutouts).