Field Hockey Drops NEWMAC Contest Against Springfield

Field Hockey Drops NEWMAC Contest Against Springfield

SCORE: Wheaton 2 - Springfield 10

RECORDS: Wheaton (5-9, 1-6 NEWMAC) - Springfield (11-5, 5-2 NEWMAC)

LOCATION: Springfield, Mas. (Stagg Field)

THE RUNDOWN:  

  • The Wheaton College field hockey team fell 10-2 at Springfield College Saturday afternoon in a New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) contest. 
  • The Lyons got one goal in each half starting with a goal from Hannah Arkin who scored in the 30th minute. 
  • Trailing 5-1, Michelle Connolly netted Wheaton's second goal of the game with an assist from Liz Helmreich in the 49th minute. 
  • Greta Reilly and Morgan Karnes split time in goal with Reilly being credited with the loss. The pair ended the contest with 12 combined saves. 

THE BASICS:

  • Shots: Wheaton 4 - Springfield 28
  • Penalty Corners: Wheaton 1 - Springfield 14
  • Saves: Wheaton 12 - Springfield 1

UP NEXT: Wheaton returns home for its next contest, hosting the Bears of Bridgewater State for a 7 p.m. contest on Tuesday, Oct. 23.  VIDEO / LIVE STATS