Field Hockey Blanks Amherst

October 7, 2006

Middlebury moved to 8-1 on the season as they picked up a 4-0 victory over Amherst on Kohn Field. The Panthers have now shutout four opponents this season, allowing just over one goal/game.

The Panthers took a 1-0 lead at the 26:08 mark as Madeleine Macmilian found the back of the cage. Dane Rye made it a 2-0 game with 14:20 left in the half as she scored on a penalty corner. Macmillan found Farrell, who set up Rye for the goal.

Nina Daugherty gave Middlebury a 3-0 lead and some breathing room with 6:24 left in the game. Farrell added a late goal with an assist from Michelle Archambault with just 1:10 left to play.

Meghan McGillen was forced to make just one save in goal to earn the win, while Kathleen Boucher made eight saves for Amherst.

Date: October 7, 2006
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Site: Middlebury, Vt.

Amherst (2-6) 0 0 - - 0
Middlebury (8-1) 2  2 - - 4 SCORING SUMMARY
M-1st (26:08) - Madeleine Macmillan
M-1st (14:20) - Dana Rye (Lacey Farrell)
M-2nd (6:24) - Nina Daugherty
M-2nd (1:10) - Farrell (Michelle Archambault)

Meghan McGillen-M (70 min., 1 save, 0 GA)
Kathleen Boucher-A (63:36 min., 8 saves, 3 GA)
Jane Mostue-A (6:24 min., 0 saves, 1 GA)