Sacred Heart Downed by Lock Haven 6-1
Kim Stow (Norwalk, CT) made 13 saves, including ten in the second half, but the Lock Haven Eagles beat the Sacred Heart University Field Hockey team 6-1 Sunday afternoon.
Katie Mazin (Putnam Valley, NY) scored SHU's only goal on the afternoon, knocking in a loose ball in the front of the cage for an unassisted goal at the 61:44 mark. Before that, though, Lock Haven controlled the game throughout, attempting 32 shots total and hitting the cage with 19 shots on goal.
Kristi Shepps scored the first two goals for Lock Haven, opening up the scoring at the 23:04 mark unassisted on a rebound off a Stow save, then scoring again on a cross to the front of the net on a feed from Nicole Weaknecht a the 26:56 mark.
Leslie Ahern made it 3-0 Lock Haven at the 37: 48 mark, deflecting home a shot from Kelly Harsh. Then, Amy Hordendorf drilled a pass from Harsh inside the right post to make it 4-0 at the 43:41 mark. Hordendorf followed that with another goal, this one unassisted at the 45:53 mark. Eleven seconds later, Nicole Weakecht took a cross from Hordendorf to tap past Stow to make it 6-0.
The Pioneers are next in action Oct. 10 at home when they host Quinnipiac at 12:00 p.m.