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: Field, Purchase, New York

WHEN: Saturday, November 9th, 1:30 PM


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.


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.