Posted: Aug 31, 2019
NORTHAMPTON, MA - UMaine-Farmington field hockey dropped its season opener to SUNY Cortland 9-1 at the Smith College Caryl Newhof Classic.
HOW IT HAPPENED
- Annie Kase scored the games first goal at the 11:34 mark of the 1st quarter.
- Hannah Burchell added an unassisted goal in the first to give Cortland a 2-0 lead after one.
- Cortland scored four unassisted goals in the second quarter to take a 6-0 lead into halftime
- Olivia Kunesh scored the Beavers lone goal in the fourth quarter
BY THE NUMBERS
- Grace DiMarco (0-1) made five saves on 14 shots on goal
- Marisa D'Amico (1-0) didn't register a save in earning the win for Cortland
- Cortland outshot UMF 19-7, but UMF had a 5-4 advantage in penalty corners
- Abby Pomerleau lead UMF with two shots on goal
UMF will face Westfield St. in the consolation game on Sunday at 10:30 am.