Field Hockey - Varsity Girls
vs. Loyola Academy
|Date:||September 20, 2017|
Girls Varsity Field Hockey vs. Loyola - 9.20.17
Although LFA put the offensive pressure on Loyola in the first half, with LFA putting the ball on cage countless times and winning 4 corners to Loyola's none, the score was still 0 - 0 at half. In the second half, LFA faced a more offensively aggressive team and had to defend three corners, all of which were shut down. Lena Ansari scored a rogue goal to put LFA ahead 1 - 0 . The girls were able to hold this lead for the duration of the game and the final score was 1 – 0.
Isa Blankers earned player of the game tonight. Other noteworthy players in this afternoon's game include Lucy Wong who played a great game at sweeper, assisting Lily Bellino in yet another shutout. In addition, Sarah Tobin and Margaret "Waldo" Waldmen aided in the offensive pressure put on Loyola throughout the night in the forward positions.