Field hockey outlasted by Vixens

Andrea Kundrick (photo by Craig Chase, craigchasephotography.com)
Andrea Kundrick (photo by Craig Chase, craigchasephotography.com)

SWEET BRIAR, Va. - A goal in the 75th minute by Sweet Briar's Alexis Jones broke a scoreless tie as Hood College fell 1-0 in overtime. 

Inside the Box Score

  • The Blazer goalies split time in cage. Kenzie Blair made one save in 44 minutes, playing the first half and overtime. Nicole Bennett played the third an fourth quarters, making one save. 

How it Happened

  • The end result spoiled an otherwise strong defensive performance by Hood. The Blazers outshot the Vixens 14-3 in the contest. Sweet Briar had just one shot in each half during regulation and had not had a shot in over 20 minutes of game time before scoring. 
  • Hood had 10 shots on goal but Sweet Briar's Rosemary Austin proved up to the challenge. 

Notes

  • Hood held a 9-5 advantage in penalty corners. 

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