Farmington, Maine - UMaine-Farmington's field hockey team is set to host Elms College for the quarterfinals of the New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) playoffs
WHO: UMaine-Farmington vs Elms College
WHAT: New England Collegiate Conference Quarterfinals
WHERE: Prescott Field, Farmington, Maine
WHEN: Saturday, November 1st, 2:00 PM
The Beavers hosted Elms College last Saturday on Prescott Field where the Beavers won 2-1 in overtime. With a tied game to start the second half, Alex Bessey scored to give the Beavers a 1-0 lead as Kasey Talarico assisted on the play. Carissa Ramirez tied the game at one 10 minutes later which forced an overtime period. One minute and 44 seconds into overtime, Bessey found the back of the cage again with Talarico on the assist.
Junior forwards Alex Bessey and Kasey Talarico have combined for a total of 22 goals and nine assists this season. Bessey has scored 15 goals this season with three assists for a total of 33 points with two game-winning goals. Talarico has seven goals and six assists for a total of 20 points. Carissa Ramirez led the Blazers with eight goals and six assists for a total of 22 points as Madison Gabel added six goals and seven assists for 19 total points.