No. 9 Field Hockey Defeats Wellesley, 3-2
, Oct. 2, 2004 – Springfield College junior Amber Paradee (Sheldon, Vt.)
goals, both on penalty strokes, to lead the No. 9 Pride to a 3-2 come-from-behind win over Wellesley in a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference field hockey game, this afternoon.
Wellesley jumped out to a 2-0 lead 20 minutes into the game, before a pair of SC goals by Paradee and senior Lydia Grant (Granby, Conn.)
in the last five-minutes of the half tied the game at 2-2.
Paradee netted the game winner in the 45th minute to propel the Pride (9-1, 2-0 NEWMAC) to its fifth-straight win. Wellesley dropped its second consecutive game to fall to 4-3 overall and 1-1 in the NEWMAC.
Head Coach Melissa Sharpe
After nine years as head coach of the Pride, Melissa Sharpe has continued the tradition of winning on the field hockey turf, posting an impressive 130-68 record, good for a winning percentage of .656 at the helm of her alma mater. Read more
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