Mount Holyoke Edges Field Hockey, 3-1

Mount Holyoke Edges Field Hockey, 3-1

SCORE: Wheaton 1 - Mount Holyoke 3

RECORDS: Wheaton (2-10, 0-5 NEWMAC) - Mount Holyoke (7-8, 2-4 NEWMAC)

LOCATION: Holyoke, Mass. 

THE RUNDOWN:  

  • The Wheaton College field hockey team fell 3-1 on the road this afternoon at Mount Holyoke College. 
  • Wheaton was the only team on the board through the first three quarters after Karin Dion registered her 5th of the season off of a ball from Hannah Arkin less than three minutes in.
  • Mount Holyoke converted for a pair of goals in the fourth quarter to take the lead between the 47th and 49th minute of play. Kylie Brooks scored first with an assist from Mirei Golding-Powers just before Kass Lawrence found the back of the net, unassisted. 
  • Brooks struck again for MHC's third goal of the day with less than four minutes in regulation and out of reach for the visiting Lyons.
  • Wheaton's Melissa Jernakoff notched two defensive saves throughout the game, in addition to a defensive save for Courtney Foley.
  • Morgan Karnes picks up 12 saves while her counterpart, Morgan Turner, registered three.

THE BASICS:

  • Shots: Wheaton 7 / MHC 41
  • Corners: Wheaton 3 / MHC 18
  • Saves: Wheaton 15 / MHC 3

UP NEXT: Wheaton returns to the field on Tuesday, October 22 when they travel to take on the 18th-ranked Beavers of Babson College. VIDEO / LIVE STATS