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Field Hockey Beats Sweet Briar 3-0 on the Road

Sierra Magdaleno had a goal n the 44th minute of play.
Sierra Magdaleno had a goal n the 44th minute of play.

 

LYNCHBURG, Va. -- Ferrum College's field hockey team picked up a win over Sweet Briar College this afternoon on the road, winning 3-0 at Lynchburg College's Shellenberger Field.

RECORDS
Ferrum (2-5)
Sweet Briar (1-4)

THE BASICS
Following a scoreless first half, Emily Campbell netted goals in the 43rd and 64th minutes to lead the Panthers to the win. Sierra Magdaleno scored Ferrum's other goal in the 44th minute. Sweet Briar starting goalkeeper Rosemary Austin made an incredible 17 saves for the Vixens.

KEY STATS
Ferrum: Campbell 2 goals; GK Mia Holmes 70 min, 1 save
Sweet Briar: Austin 65 min, 17 stops

BEHIND THE WHISTLE
"It was a slow start for us today, but we picked it up in the second half. We did a good job of attacking space and working the ball together. The next step for us is to finish on our scoring opportunities. We'll take the lessons from today and get to work preparing for ODAC play this weekend." -- Head Coach Carrie Hanshue Austin

NEXT GAME
Austin's crew will be back in action Saturday, Sept. 29, at home against Bridgewater College. The Old Dominion Athletic Conference game gets underway at 1:00 p.m. at W.B. Adams Stadium.