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Eagles Down Ferrum 4-2 in Field Hockey

Sierra Magdaleno had two goals for the Panthers in the ODAC loss.
Sierra Magdaleno had two goals for the Panthers in the ODAC loss.

 

FERRUM, Va. -- Sierra Magdaleno had a pair of goals as Ferrum College dropped an Old Dominion Athletic Conference field hockey game this afternoon at W.B. Adams Stadium. The game was the league opener for both teams.

RECORDS
Bridgewater (4-4, 1-0 ODAC)
Ferrum (2-6, 0-1 ODAC)

THE BASICS
Courtney Cooke got the Eagles on the scoreboard with an unassisted goal in the 16th minute of play. Carolina Quigley then scored back-to-back goals in the 31st and 3rd minutes to give Bridgewater a commanding 3-0 lead. Magdaleno helped trim the lead with goals in the 54th and 58th minutes of play. Cooke scored an insurance goal with 23 second left in regulation

KEY STATS
Bridgewater: Cooke 2 goals; Quigley 2 goals; GK Ali Bishop 70 min, 2 saves
Ferrum: Magdaleno 2 goals; GK Mia Holmes 70 min, 6 saves

BEHIND THE WHISTLE
"I was really proud of our the way our women played with so much heart and determination this afternoon. After a slow start, we came back hard in the second half. We made adjustments and were ready to compete. Today we showed that we can play side by side with a quality team."
-- Head Coach Carrie Hanshue Austin

NEXT GAME
Austin's team will be back in action Wednesday, Oct. 3, at Roanoke College. The ODAC game gets underway at 5:30 p.m. in Salem, Virginia.