Field Hockey Wins Seventh-Straight SC Invitational
Sept. 7, 2003 – Springfield College junior back Kim Stevens (North Knox, Maine)
was named the tournament MVP after leading the Pride to a 3-0 win over Hartwick College in the championship game of the Springfield Invitational this afternoon at Benedum Field.
The Pride (2-0), which won its seventh-straight SC Invitational title, defeated Hartwick for the fifth year in a row. Junior Sarah Daly (Freeport, Maine)
scored off an assist from senior Julie Winslow (West Falmouth, Mass.)
with 13:24 remaining in the first half, and senior Jen Bush (Wallingford, Conn.)
scored an unassisted goal with 1:44 remaining to put Springfield up, 2-0, at halftime. Senior captain Brianne Tompkins (Stormville, N.Y.)
scored off an assist from senior Amy Bartholomew (Enfield, Conn.)
at the 29:40 mark of the second half to give the Pride a three-goal lead.
SC junior goalkeeper Lindsay Pardue (Houston, Texas)
made nine save in goal for her first shutout of the season.
Senior goalkeeper Megan Davis (Dover Plains, N.Y.)
made 13 saves for the Hawks (1-1)
Consolation Game – Endicott 4, Westfield State 3, OT
Endicott junior Kim Doody (Laconia, N.H.)
scored a goal 1:17 seconds into overtime to give the Gulls a 4-3 victory over Westfield State. The Owls managed to tie the game with :08 seconds remaining in the second half when senior forward Theresa Yacovone (East Longmeadow, Mass.)
netted her second goal of the game.
: Kate Anderson (Jr., Westfield State), Jen Carney (Jr., Endicott), Kelly Cooman (Jr., Hartwick), Katie Olson (Sr., Springfield); Tournament MVP
: Kim Stevens (Jr., Springfield)
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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