Field Hockey Tripped Up by No. 16 Centre

Credit: Joe Dombrowski
Credit: Joe Dombrowski

DANVILLE, Ky. - The Sewanee field hockey team played the Colonels of Centre College on Sunday, as the hosts downed the Tigers, 7-0, Sunday afternoon from the South Turf Field.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP
Final Score: Centre (14-0) 7, Sewanee (3-9) 0
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HOW IT HAPPENED
-The Colonels started the scoring in the first quarter with three goals in the 10th, 12th and 15th minutes.

-Centre made it a 4-0 lead into the locker room on an 18th minute goal.

-The home team scored three more times in the second half to seal the victory.

-Controlling the contest from the start, the Colonels took 22 shots while allowing the Tigers to one, which came on goal in the seventh minute by Buckley Norman.

-Centre is ranked 16th in the latest National Field Hockey Coaches Association poll.

SEWANEE KEY STATISTICS
-Buckley Norman recorded the lone shot for the Tigers.

-Barbara Canty (3-9) saved 10 shots in 60 minutes.

CENTRE KEY STATISTICS
-Sarah Biggs posted a hat trick on seven shots, six on-target.

-Kristen Mulcahy (12-0) saved one shot in 45 minutes of action in the cage.

UP NEXT
Sewanee will remain on the road next weekend at Concordia Wisconsin.

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