The Mixed A Team defeated the Pink Robins 6 – 3 in the opener, Tim Davies led the way with a hat-trick for the Mixed A Team, while Peter Loader, Connie Betts and James Morgan all added a goal each. Lesci de Angelo scored twice for the Pink Robins, while Jo Heaney added the other.
Under 21 Team 3 Sandpipers 1
The Under 21 team despite having only 8 players defeated the Sandpipers 3 – 1. Lauren Patterson scored a Field Goal in the 2nd minute, Cori Bremar would double the lead with a Field Goal in the 42nd minute. Patterson would add her second Field Goal of the game in the 48th minute to give the Under 21 team a 3 – 0 lead, Dominique Brown would pull a goal back for the Sandpipers but they could not get any closer.
Saturday, October 13, 2018
Clarke & Queens Win Again
Maha Clarke and her Queens University of Charlotte Field Hockey teammates returned home to Bessant Field to collect a 3-1 win over Converse College.
The South Atlantic Conference Carolinas win keeps Queens undefeated in league play at 5-0 while improving their overall record to 7-3. Converse College drop to 1-11 on the year and 1-6 in conference play after being swept in the home-and-home series with Queens.
Karla von Ehren, Millie Eaton-Jones, and Jill Sherman each recorded goals in the win while Renee Smith recorded an assist. Queens outshot the Valkyries 17-5, putting 13 shots on goal. Von Ehren led Queens in shots with four, placing two on frame. Mazvita Mtisi and Eaton-Jones also put two shots on goal. Jet van den Berg recorded the win in goal today after totaling two saves.
Queens’ first goal of the day came from Von Ehren in the seventh. The forward was able to rebound a saved shot and put the ball in the back of the cage to give Queens a 1-0 lead. Eaton-Jones then added a goal in the 27th firing the ball from the just inside the circle past Converse's defense to give the home team a 2-0 advantage. Not even a minute later, Sherman added one more point to the board on a feed from Smith to put the Royals in front 3-0 before the half.
Cara Burton recorded the lone goal of the day for Converse in the second half after receiving a pass from Victoria Bailey. For the game, Converse totaled just five shots.
Thursday, October 11, 2018
Clarke & Queens University of Charlotte Fall
Maha Clarke and her Queens University of Charlotte Field Hockey teammates completed its two-game road trip in Pennsylvania this afternoon falling 5-0 to Mercyhurst University.
In a game where Queens were outshot 19-3, Mercyhurst University would score three goals in the first half before netting two in the second to claim the 5-0 shutout win. Mercyhurst put 14 shots on goal to Queens' one shot on frame.
Queens' three shots on the day would come from the sticks of Millie Eaton-Jones, Mazvita Mtisi, and Renee Smith. Smith's shot was the lone shot on goal for Queens, coming in the sixth minute of play. Jet van den Berg took the loss in the cage after recording nine saves. Additionally, Queens narrowly won the battle for penalty corners, 6-5.
Hayley Skidmore scored today's game-winner for Mercyhurst University, netting back-to-back goals in the first 20 minutes of play to put Mercyhurst ahead 2-0. A goal from Katie Lechner in the 30th gave the Lakers a 3-0 lead that they took into the halftime break. Alexandria Shumsky then added two goals in the second half to give the game its final score.
Sunday, October 07, 2018
Bermuda Field Hockey League Round Up
Bermuda Under 21 Team 2 Sandpipers 2
The Bermuda Under 21 team went ahead in the 15th minute through a Robin Stempel Field Goal, the Sandpipers drew level at 1 – 1 when Anti Rabain scored a Field Goal in the 35th minute.
The Sandpipers would take a 2 – 1 lead with a Field Goal off the stick of Zina Jones in the 53rd minute, but Cierra Ray would score a Field goal in the 66th minute to earn the Bermuda Under 21 team a 2 – 2 draw.
Budgies 3 Canaries 0
Katie Tester would give the Budgies a 1 – 0 lead in their match against the Canaries in the 18th minute. Robin Stempel would double the lead when she scored a Field Goal in the 34th minute, Georgia Thams would close out the scoring for the Budgies with a 42nd minute Field Goal.
Tuesday, October 02, 2018
Clarke & Queens Win in Over-Time
Maha Clarke’s teammate Mazvita Mtisi scored the golden goal in the Queens University of Charlotte Field Hockey 5 - 4 over-time victory over Bellarmine University at Bessant Field. The win improves Queens University of Charlotte win streak to a program-best five games as Queens moves to 5-1 on the year.
Mtisi scored the game-winner drilling the ball into the cage with 7:30 left on the clock in overtime. The goal was her third of the day giving her the game-high in the category. Jill Sherman and Karla von Ehren each added one goal and one assist, while Mette Beekman also tallied an assist. Two-time AstroTurf South Atlantic Conference Carolinas Defensive Player of the Week Jet van den Berg took the win in goal after totaling five saves.
Von Ehren was the first to score this afternoon, giving the Royals a 1-0 lead in just the 8th minute of action. Mandi Isom of the Knights responded in the 20th to knot things up, 1-1, but Mtisi scored her first of the game soon after to return the advantage to Queens, 2-1.
Bellarmine then answered with back-to-back goals to move in front, 3-2, with about five minutes left to play in the half. The first would come from the stick of Cassidy Sweeny in the 27th and a foul in the box would lead to the second which was scored on a penalty shot from Jillian Fazio.
It seemed the Knights would carry the 1-0 lead into the break, but the Royals had other plans capitalizing on a fast break opportunity to equalize the match at 3-3. In the 32nd minute, Sherman found a racing Mtisi in front of the cage who was able to put the ball in the net for her second goal of the day.
The score remained tied at 3-3 until Sherman scored a go-ahead goal in the 68th minute of action, but a goal from Bellarmine's Isom with just 11 seconds left to play would send the game into overtime where Mtisi scored the game-winner.
Queens outshot the Knights, 18-14, putting 13 shots on goal to Bellarmine's 11 shots on goal. The Royals also earned nine penalty corners to Bellarmine's six.
Isom led the Knights with two goals while Breanna McWhorter totaled six saves after playing 37:30 in the cage.