Field Hockey Defeated in Overtime at Colby-Sawyer

Field Hockey Defeated in Overtime at Colby-Sawyer

NEW LONDON, N.H. – University of Maine at Farmington field hockey was narrowly beaten on Sunday in a non-conference game played at Colby-Sawyer.  The Chargers scored six minutes into overtime to come away with the victory in the evenly played contest.

 

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Colby-Sawyer scored two first-half goals to take a 2-0 lead into halftime.
  • The Beavers were outshot 9 -3 in the first half.
  • Junior Allie Jones scored the first goal and senior Jordan Teixeira scored her first of two goals for the Chargers.  Teixeira's coming on a penalty corner as time expired in the first half allowing play to continue.
  • UMF responded in the second half outshooting Colby-Sawyer 7-1
  • Sophomore Kasey Talarico scored unassisted and freshman Chloe Horn both scored to even the game at two and send it into overtime.
  • Both teams exchanged scoring opportunities to open overtime before Teixeira's game-winner.

INSIDE THE BOX

  • Talarico's goal was her second of the season
  • Horn scored her first collegiate goal
  • Colby-Sawyer outshot UMF 13-11 in the game and held a 12-8 advantage in penalty corners
  • Goalie Grace DiMarco made seven saves on ten shots for the Beavers

RECORDS

  • Colby Sawyer improves to 10-4
  • UMF drops to 1-9

UP NEXT

UMF will be back in action on Tuesday (Oct. 9th) traveling to Bates for a non-conference contest.  The game is scheduled for a 6 pm start.