SEWANEE, Tenn. - The Sewanee field hockey team used a 12th-minute goal and strong defense to defeat the Pioneers of Transylvania, 1-0, Sunday evening from Puett Field.
INSIDE THE MATCHUP
Final Score: Sewanee (8-3, 2-1) 1, Transylvania (1-10, 0-4) 0
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-In the second half, the Tigers held the Pioneers to just one shot and two penalty corners as the visitors were held scoreless for 70 minutes.
SEWANEE KEY STATISTICS
-Milly Etheridge struck for the lone goal on five shots, three on goal.
-Ceara Caffrey recorded the assist, and also took two shots.
-Rachel Blum (3-2) saved four shots for the clean sheet.
TRANSYLVANIA KEY STATISTICS
-Caroline Patrick recorded three shots, two on goal, to lead the Pioneers.
-Allyson Benz (1-10) saved eight shots in full time.
Sewanee's season-long homestand concludes Monday night with a non-conference matchup with Roanoke.