No. 13 Field Hockey Upends Conn. College, 3-1
, - Sept. 16, 2004 - Springfield College freshman Brittany Veazie (Dexter, Maine)
scored one of three second-half goals to lead the No. 13 Pride to a 3-1 win over visiting Connecticut College this afternoon on Benedum Field.
The Camels (0-2) shut out the Pride offense in the first half, as freshman Alex Albright put Connecticut on the board at the 19:37 mark for a 1-0 lead after the first period of play.
Junior Sarah Brooker (Auburn, Maine)
got SC (5-1) going with an unassisted tally at the 30:54 mark of the second half. Veazie, who has scored at least one point in five of the Pride’s six games this fall, netted the eventual game winner off an assist from junior Alisha Miner (Sanbornton, N.H.)
with 6:23 remaining in the game.
Senior All-American Kim Stevens (Knox, Maine)
added an insurance goal with 2:47 remaining in the contest to lead the Pride to victory.
SC returns to action next Wednesday (Sept. 22) with a 7:00 p.m. game with visiting Amherst.
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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