PWHL Boston followed up Saturday’s loss to PWHL Montreal by staying north of the border for a 3-1 loss against PWHL Toronto at Mattamy Athletic Centre on Wednesday.

With the loss, Boston moves to 4-2-2-6 while Toronto moves to 7-3-0-5.

Check out the full box score here.

Boston and Toronto entered Wednesday’s contest with the season series tied at one after each road team took the previous encounters.

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Unlike the previous battles, offense was at a premium to start the game. With the exception of an early goal from Toronto’s Allie Munroe, the teams had scarce scoring chances. That included a stretch where Boston had just one shot in the first 10 minutes.

Toronto continued momentum with a second first-period goal, this time from Natalie Spooner, her league-leading 12th goal of the season.

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Boston could not create extra opportunities on special teams on the road, going 0-for-3 on the power play.

Boston’s Jess Healey did get the team on the board in the third period to cut into the Toronto lead before the eventual loss.

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With the 3-1 final, the home team emerged victorious for the first time in the season series.

— Spooner extended her league lead in goals by finding the back of the net in the first period.

— Healey put Boston on the board with her first goal of the season.

— Kristen Campbell locked it down in net, stopping 22 of 23 shots in a victorious Toronto effort.

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Boston returns to action at home Sunday when the team hosts PWHL New York at Tsongas Center. Puck drop is set for 3 p.m. ET. You can catch the game on NESN.

Featured image via Kelly Hagenson/PWHL