Field Hockey Blanks Keene

October 24, 2004

10/24/04 - Third ranked Middlebury scored a goal in each half on the way to posting a 2-0 non-conference field hockey win over Keene State College at Owl Athletic Complex on Sunday evening.

Middlebury scored the only goal in the first half.  At the 12:36 mark, Lauryn Nicasio (<?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Rowayton, Conn.) took a pass from Channing Weymouth (Plymouth, N.H.) and fired the ball into the far corner of the net.

KSC goalie Sara Joyce (Hampstead, N.H.) kept it a one-goal game with several outstanding saves in the half, including back-to-back stops on Ashley Pullen (Oakland, Me.) and Reid Berrien (Westport, Conn.). 

Middlebury added an insurance goal at the 60:13 mark when Claire Edelen (Sparks, MD.) scored off a scramble in front of the net.

Joyce finished with 21 saves for the Owls, while Meghan McGillen (East Harwich, Mass.) made four saves for the Panthers.

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Middlebury College (12-0)  1  1  2

Keene State (10-7)  0  0  0


M: Lauryn Nicasio (Channing Weymouth) 12:36; M: Claire Edelen (Whitney Boglioli) 60:13;

Saves: K: Sara Joyce 21; M: Meghan McGillen 4;

Shots: M: 35; K;7;

Corners: M: 17; K:3


(from Keene SID)