Field Hockey Falls to Babson 8-1

Field Hockey Falls to Babson 8-1

SCORE: Wheaton 1 - Babson 8

RECORDS: Wheaton (4-9, 0-6 NEWMAC) - Babson (14-2, 7-0 NEWMAC)

LOCATION: Babson Park, Mass. (MacDowell Field)

THE RUNDOWN:  

  • Babson, who will clinch at least a share of the NEWMAC regular season title, scored five goals in the first half, before tacking on three more in the second. 
  • Wheaton broke through in the 62nd minute with a goal from first-year Lauren Bartlett. The goal is the first of the season for Bartlett. Hannah Arkin picked up the assist after the Lyons converted on consecutive penalty corners. 
  • Riley Thompson played the majority of the night in goal for Wheaton, making 15 saves, while Morgan Karnes made four saves in 16:48 minutes of work. 

THE BASICS:

  • Shots: Wheaton 6 - Babson 34
  • Penalty Corners: Wheaton 3 - Babson 5 
  • Saves: Wheaton 19 - Babson 4

UP NEXT: Wheaton returns to action on Saturday, Oct. 21 at 12 p.m. for a New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) contest against Springfield at Nordin Field  VIDEO / LIVE STATS