FROSTBURG STATE BOBCATS – Women’s Field Hockey
FROSTBURG, Md. – Three different Bobcats scored a goal as Frostburg State (5-13) pulled a 3-1 upset over the Wilson College Phoenix (9-6) in a non-conference game played at Bobcat Stadium.
The Bobcats goals were scored by Senior M Ivy Meissner, Junior D Cara Morrell and Junior F Samantha Schaffer. Senior GK Nicole Leighty allowed only one goal and saved five shots in the upset victory.
GOUCHER GOPHERS & WASHINGTON COLLEGE SHOREMEN – Men’s Soccer
TOWSON, Md. – In a battle of two Division III colleges in the state of Maryland from different conferences, The Goucher Gophers (6-6-1) of the Landmark Conference played to a 0-0(2OT) tie against the Washington College Shoremen (5-10-1) of the Centennial Conference at Beldon Field.
Gophers Junior GK Daniel Hendry had nine saves in the tie and his counter-part, Shoremen Sophomore GK Jonathan Luciani had six saves of his own.
GOUCHER GOPHERS & NOTRE DAME (MARYLAND) GATORS – Women’s Soccer
BALTIMORE, Md. – In another match-up of two Division III colleges from difference soccer conferences in Maryland, the Goucher Gophers (7-8-2) of the Landmark Conference defeated the Notre Dame (Maryland) Gators (2-13-0) of the Colonial States Athletic Conference, 3-0, at Alumnae Field.
Sophomore M Isabel Suazo had two goals for the Gophers and Junior F Camryn Mackey added another goal in between Suazo’s two goals. Freshman GK Erica Bulzomi had six saves for Goucher as the Gophers out-shot the Gators 17-9 for the game, including an 11-6 edge on shots on goal.
JOHNS HOPKINS BLUE JAYS – Women’s Field Hockey
GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Two Johns Hopkins Blue Jays players continued their climb of all-time Blue Jays women’s field hockey goal scorers and two Blue Jays goalkeepers had a total of seven saves as Johns Hopkins (12-4; 8-1) defeated the Gettysburg Bullets, 3-1, in a Centennial Conference match-up at Shirk Field.
The victory now gives Johns Hopkins a first-round bye in the upcoming 2017 Centennial Conference Women’s Field Hockey tournament.
All three of the Blue Jays goals were scored in the first half. Senior F Claire Kavanagh had her team-leading 12th goal of the season. Her 21 career goals puts her in 17th place all-time at Johns Hopkins. Teammate Senior F Princess Sutherland’s goal was her career-best seventh of the season and gave her 22 career goals and she now stands in 15th place on the all-time list. Junior F Megan Ophel added another first-half goal to close out the scoring for the Blue Jays.
Sophomore GK Jodie Baris played the entire first half and didn’t allow a single goal and saved the only shot on goal she faced for Johns Hopkins. Senior GK Greta Helvie allowed one second-half goal and had six saves as she played the final 35 minutes for the Blue Jays.
Johns Hopkins ends it’s regular season on Saturday when the #13 Franklin & Marshall Diplomats (13-2; 9-0 Centennial Conference) come to Homewood field to conclude play in the 2017 Women’s Field Hockey Centennial Conference and a battle for the number one seed in the conference tournament. Game time is scheduled for 4:00 pm.