Field Hockey Falls to Amherst, 3-2, In OT
, Mass. Sept. 25, 2002 – Springfield College goalie Lindsey Pardue (Houston, Texas)
stopped 13 shots but Amherst College escaped with a 3-2 overtime win in a non-conference contest at Benedum Field.
Pride sophomore Lydia Grant (Utica, N.Y.)
scored 40:41 into the contest tying the game, 1-1 on an assist from junior Brianne Tompkins (Stormville, Conn.)
and teammate Maria Russo (Glen Gardner, N.J.)
added an unassisted goal 66:07 into the game knotting the score at 2-2.
Amherst’s Abby Ouimet (Hatfield, Mass.)
scored the game winner 84:09 into the contest spoiling the Pride’s unbeaten 4-0 record at home.
Scoring Summary:- 1.....2.....OT-Total
Amherst (3-2) 1 1 1 3
Springfield (4-3) 0 2 0 2
Amherst: Katherine Ryan (unassisted, 10:09)
Spfld: Lydia Grant (assist: Brianne Tompkins, 40:41), Amherst: Carlyn Lamia (assist: Christine Ryan, 62:35), Spfld: Maria Russo (unassisted: 66:07)
Amherst: Abby Ouimet (unassisted, 84:09)
Amherst- K.C. Costenino (6), Springfield –Lindsey Pardue (13)
Amherst (17), Springfield (16)
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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