Lamoureux twins power U.S. rout

Updated: April 7, 2012, 10:40 PM ET
Associated Press

BURLINGTON, Vt. -- Monique Lamoureux-Kolls scored three goals and twin sister Jocelyne Lamoureux had two in the three-time defending champion United States' 9-2 victory over Canada on Saturday night in the Women's World Hockey Championships.

The United States scored five times in the first 5½ minutes and finished with the most goals Canada has allowed in a women's game.

Hilary Knight also scored twice, Julie Chu and Josephine Pucci added goals, and Molly Schaus made 19 saves in the opener for both teams. Natalie Spooner and Marie-Philip Poulin scored for Canada.


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