Field Hockey Falls To Mount Holyoke, 2-1
Mount Holyoke 2, Springfield 1
, Oct. 14, 2003 – Springfield College sophomore midfielder Sarah Brooker (Auburn, Maine)
scored her third goal of the season for the Pride but Mount Holyoke was too much, defeating SC, 2-1, this evening in a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) match at Benedum Field.
The Lyons got things started when senior back Lauren Weiner (Kensington, Md.)
scored off a feed from junior midfielder Tracy Gardner (Athol, Mass.)
a mere 1:15 into the game. SC responded when Brooker scored with 20:13 left in the opening frame. Mount Holyoke junior midfielder Megan Entwistle (Cape Elizabeth, Maine)
then found the cage with the game-winner with 8:02 left in the first period.
Springfield goalkeeper and reigning NEWMAC Player of the Week, Lindsay Pardue (Houston, Texas)
, made one save.
The Pride falls to 9-6 (4-1 NEMWAC) on the season while the Lyons improve to 9-4 (3-2 NEWMAC).
Head Coach Melissa Sharpe
After eight years as head coach of the Pride, Melissa Sharpe, has continued the SC tradition of winning on the field hockey turf, posting an impressive 120-58 record, good for a winning percentage of .674 at the helm of her alma mater. Read more
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