LEICESTER, Mass. --- The Becker College field hockey team lost 3-0 to visiting Simmons University on Tuesday afternoon at Alumni Field on the campus of Becker College in Leicester.
September 24, 2019
Alumni Field, Leicester, Mass.
Score: Simmons 3, Becker 0
Records: The Hawks of Becker 4-3 | The Sharks of Simmons 4-5
- The Sharks of Simmons struck first just five minutes into the game when junior midfielder Maggie Fuzak (Buffalo, N.Y. / Williamsville South) scored off a penalty corner for her second goal of the season as the visitors went ahead 1-0. Sophomore forward Emily Plummer (San Diego, Calif. / Poway) assisted on the goal.
- Simmons picked up an insurance goal with 1:42 to go in the third quarter when junior forward Lily D'Anna (Woodstock, Vt. / Woodstock Union) found herself alone in front and knocked it through off a pass from senior forward Olivia Trull (Lowell, Mass. / Lowell) as the Sharks went up 2-0.
- Finally, with 7:40 remaining in the game, Trull scored to make it 3-0 off a pass from sophomore midfielder Lilly Devitt (Belmont, Mass. / Belmont). It was Trull's team-leading fourth goal of the season.
FOR THE HAWKS
- Senior forward Jocelyn Lebel (North Grafton, Mass. / Grafton) led Becker with four shots including three on-goal.
- Sophomore goalkeeper Baileigh Griese (Woodstock, N.Y. / Onteora), last week's Becker Athlete of the Week, continued to play solidly in net, tallying seven saves.
FOR THE SHARKS
- Junior goalkeeper Lucy McNamara (Brewster, Mass. / Nauset Regional) tallied eight saves in goal for Simmons for the shutout.
The Hawks are back on the field on Friday when they travel to WPI to take on the Engineers in a matchup of Worcester county rivals. Game time is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. The Sharks face their next contest on Saturday when they travel to Regis College to face the Pride in an 11:00 a.m. game.
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