CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -- Ferrum College dropped a 3-0 non-conference field hockey game on the road this afternoon to Wilson College.
Breeann Sheaffer started things off for the Phoenix with an unassisted goal at 21:34. Michaela Singer made it a 2-0 game seven minutes into the third quarter with an unassisted goal.
Singer, who led the team with five shots, then tallied her second goal of the afternoon at 57:41 for the final count, this time with an assist from Sheaffer.
Ferrum goalkeeper Mia Holmes played all 60 minutes in net for the Panthers with nine saves. Starting GK Krista Nayadley (54 min) and backup Allyson Shindler (6 min) combined for the shutout in net for Wilson. The Phoenix out-shot Ferrum 15-0 for the game.
BEHIND THE WHISTLE
"We took some steps forward today in our midfield play, but we need to take care of the ball and make our opportunities count in the offensive end. I'm optimistic it will come together for us as we begin to gel as a team." --Head Coach Carrie Hanshue Austin
Austin's team will return to action Sunday, September 15, with a non-conference game at St. Mary's College. Game time is scheduled for 1:00 p.m. in St. Mary's City, Maryland.