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 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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