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Field Hockey falls to Lafayette 1-0 in Patriot League semifinal

Holly Burns, Staff Writer

November 14, 2019

On Nov. 8, the Bison field hockey team suffered a tough 1-0 loss to Lafayette in the Patriot League semifinals. Lafayette’s lone goal coming off a penalty corner with only eight minutes remaining in the game. The Leopards were awarded eight penalty corners in the game, four of which fell back-to-back....

Field hockey’s 2-1 victory sends them to the postseason

Field hockey’s 2-1 victory sends them to the postseason

Holly Burns, Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

The Bison field hockey team wrapped up regular-season play on Nov. 2 with a 2-1 victory over Holy Cross. The Orange and Blue finished the regular season with a 9-8 record overall, and a 4-2 record in Patriot League play. They will be seeded third in the Patriot League tournament, the program’s 12th...

Bison field hockey loses to Lafayette and Penn State

Holly Burns, Contributing Writer

October 31, 2019

The Bison field hockey team fell 2-1 against Lafayette on Saturday, Oct. 26. Both teams played strong defensively, as all goals came off of penalty corners. Lafayette scored off their first penalty corner with six minutes remaining in the first half. Their second goal of the day came six minutes into ...

Field hockey cashes in on penalty corners in 6-1 victory

Field hockey cashes in on penalty corners in 6-1 victory

Holly Burns, Contributing Writer

October 25, 2019

In their fourth Patriot League game of the season, the Bison field hockey team scored six goals against the Colgate Raiders on Oct. 19 for a 6-1 win. Kaelyn Long ’21 and Leah Fogelsanger ’21 scored two goals apiece. Megan Keeney ’21 and Marisa Morakis ’20 added the remaining two goals of the...

Field Hockey falls to Villanova 3-2 in OT

Holly Burns, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

Despite their initial lead, the Bison field hockey team was unable to secure the win against the Villanova Wildcats, falling by a score of 3-2 in overtime on Oct. 6. Emily Doyle ’22 led the Orange and Blue with two goals on the day, the first coming 2:27 into the first period. Allie Christopher...

Bison field hockey splits weekend road games

Holly Burns, Contributing Writer

October 4, 2019

The Bison field hockey team split their games in Maryland this past weekend. On Sept. 28, the Bison fell to Patriot League opponent American University, 3-1. However, the Orange and Blue rebounded to secure a 3-0 victory against Towson on Sept. 29. Emily Doyle ’22 scored the Orange and Blue’s...

Field Hockey tops No. 25 Boston and SHU

Holly Burns, Contributing Writer

September 27, 2019

This past weekend proved to be huge for the Bison field hockey team, who went 2-0 on the road and improved their overall record to 4-3. The first win came on Sept. 21 against reigning Patriot League champions No. 25 Boston University. Maddie Rehak ’23 scored the Orange and Blue’s lone goal early...

Field hockey falls 3-1 to No. 23 Syracuse

Field hockey falls 3-1 to No. 23 Syracuse

Holly Burns, Contributing Writer

September 19, 2019

On Sept. 15, the Bison field hockey team suffered a tough loss against No. 23 Syracuse. Despite securing one goal during the game, Syracuse capitalized on more opportunities than the Orange and Blue, bringing the final score to 3-1. Bison goalkeeper Olivia Harris ’20 presented a particularly powerful...

Field Hockey goes 1-1 in Virginia

Holly Burns, Contributing Writer

September 12, 2019

The Bison field hockey team competed in two difficult games this past weekend against Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) and Richmond. With both games played on the road, the Bison finished the weekend 1-1, improving their overall record to 2-2. In their first game of the weekend on Sept. 7, the...

Field hockey splits opening weekend

Field hockey splits opening weekend

Anna Carroll, Senior Writer

September 5, 2019

The Bison field hockey team battled hard this weekend in two tough matchups against James Madison and Lock Haven. Playing one at home and one on the road, the Bison concluded their first weekend of the season with a 1-1 record. In their home opener on Aug. 30, the Orange and Blue fought hard for a ne...

Field hockey falls in PL semifinals to American

Anna Carroll, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018

In their 11th straight appearance in the Patriot League Tournament on Nov. 2, the Bison field hockey team took on second seeded American University on neutral territory at Boston University. Despite a tough fight, the Bison concluded another strong season after falling 1-0 to the Eagles. Build...

Field hockey caps regular season with two wins

Field hockey caps regular season with two wins

Anna Carroll, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

In their final regular season Patriot League matchup, the Bison field hockey team defeated Lafayette 4-1 on Oct. 27. One day later, the Orange and Blue defeated Appalachian State 3-2 in a non-conference matchup. The Bison rolled past the Leopards, with each of the four goals coming from different...

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