Link: Box Score
New Haven, Conn. – The Albertus Magnus College field hockey team took the field for the first time in program history on Wednesday, September 5, but were upended 13-0 by Stevens Institute of Technology. The Falcons showed great resiliency and refused to let the score get them down.
FINAL SCORE: Stevens 13 | Albertus Magnus 0
RECORDS: Albertus Magnus (0-1) | Stevens (2-1)
HOW IT HAPPENED
Stevens controlled the non-conference match-up scoring all 13 goals over the first 35 minutes of play. The Ducks were led offensively by Brynn Froehlich who scored a team-high two goals.
Albertus settled in defensively thanks to the Falcons' backline of Keara Cato (Hamden, Conn.), Sasha Byrd (New Haven, Conn.), Rochelle Furino (North Haven, Conn.), Victoria Torres (West Haven, Conn.), Monica Colon (Newark, N.J.) and Veronica Colon (Newark, N.J.).
Freshman Keeper Kasey Herrera (Stratford, Conn.) was a bright spot for the Falcons, posting eight saves in her first collegiate contest.
BETWEEN THE PIPES
- Albertus Magnus – Kasey Herrera (L, 0-1) 21 Shots on Goal | 13 Goals Against | 8 Save | 70 Minutes
- Stevens – Emily Franco (W, 2-1): 0 Shots on Goal | 0 Goals Against | 0 Saves | 55:30 Minutes
- Stevens – Emily Sneddon: 0 Shots on Goal | 0 Goals Against | 0 Saves | 55:30 Minutes
The field hockey team returns to action tomorrow, Sept. 6 as the Falcons travel to New York to take on Manhattanville. Game time is scheduled for 4:30 p.m.