The Wayne State women were ousted from the College Hockey America women's tournament yesterday as Niagara and goalie Nikki Rudy pitched a 3-0 shutout over the Warriors.
Freshman goalie Val Turcotte made 28 saves in the loss.
Charde Hoyle-Levy, Jessica Clermont and Amy Jack (empty-net) scored for the Purple Eagles. Rudy finished with 34 stops.
WSU finishes 13-17-3 overall and 6-6-0 in CHA play.
Niagara will play Mercyhurst, 9-1 winners over Quinnipiac on Saturday, in the finals today at 2:00 p.m.