NORTON, Mass. - The Wheaton College field hockey team dropped, 7-2, against the Smith College Pioneers on Saturday during Parent's Weekend.
The Lyons (5-2, 0-2 NEWMAC) battled off a few shots from Smith (3-4, 2-0 NEWMAC) before the Pioneers knocked in the first goal 10 minutes in to take the 1-0 lead.
The Lyons switched it up five minutes later as Peters netted in the second goal for Wheaton, pulling them ahead 2-1. She was assisted by Harris.
Before the first half ended, Smith tied up the game in the 25th minute with a goal by Bayleigh Bogan.
In the second half, both teams remained quiet until the Pioneers snatched up the momentum as they scored 56 minutes in to take the 3-2 lead. Smith didn't stop there as they held the pressure on Wheaton for the remainder of the game to win, 7-2.
The Lyons compete again on Tuesday at Johnson & Wales (R.I.) with game time set for 7 p.m.