No. 16 Field Hockey Routs MIT, 6-0
, Mass. Oct. 5, 2002 – Springfield College senior midfielder Kelly Castine (Greenfield, Mass.)
led the Pride with two goals as SC shutout MIT, 6-0, in a New England Women’s & Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) field hockey contest at Benedum Field.
The Pride, which improved to 7-3 with the win, jumped out to a 3-0 lead halftime lead as Brianne Tompkins (Stormville, N.Y.)
, Kim Stevens (Knox, Maine)
and Castine all tallied goals for No. 16 SC. In the second half, SC added three more goals with scores from Lydia Grant (Granby, Conn.)
, Maylese Leyva (Harwich, Mass.) and Castine.
Springfield outshot MIT, 31-3.
Scoring Summary: 1- 2 - Total
MIT (2-7) 0- 0- 0
Springfield (7-3) 3- 3- 6
SC: Brianne Tompkins (assist Meg Bascetta, 8:08), SC: Kim Stevens (assist Lydia Grant, 13:52), SC: Kelly Castine (unassisted, 24:01)
SC: Lydia Grant (assist, Renee LaValley, 37:50), SC: Maylese Leyva (unassisted, 45:26), SC: Kelly Castine (assist Julie Winslow, 53:22)
MIT – Tiffany Kanga (7), Kathleen Rubritz (13); Springfield –Lindsey Pardue (1), Betsi Anderson (1)
MIT (3), Springfield (31)
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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