Beavers Traveling to Purchase NY for NECC Semifinals

Beavers Traveling to Purchase NY for NECC Semifinals

Farmington, Maine - UMaine-Farmington's field hockey team is on the road this weekend to face Thomas College in the New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) semifinals.

WHO: UMaine-Farmington vs Thomas College

WHAT: New England Collegiate Conference Semifinals

WHERE: GoCaliants.com Field, Purchase, New York

WHEN: Saturday, November 9th, 1:30 PM

LAST MEETING 

The Beavers faced Thomas twice this season, the first matchup on October 2nd with the Terriers coming out on top 7-0. The second meeting was on October 22nd with the Terriers taking a 2-1 victory over the Beavers. Kasey Talarico scored the lone goal for the Beavers as Allie Gregoire and Kalci Faulkingham scored for the Terriers.

KEY MATCHUPS 

First Year midfielder, Olivia Kunesh has a tough matchup this weekend in the midfield against Kalci Faulkingham. Faulkingham is an all-around great player for the Terriers and is looking to capture Thomas's first NECC title. Abby Pomerleau also has a tough matchup on the defensive side of things against Britney Gregoire. Gregoire has scored 14 goals this season with one assist for a total of 29 points for the Terriers. Pomerleau will look to shut her down for the Beavers to advance to the NECC Championship.