EAST STROUDSBURG, PA.-
The Dowling College field hockey team was edged out by East Stroudsburg University 2-0 this afternoon. The Golden Lions move to 2-11 on the season as the Warriors improve to 8-5.
With less than two minutes remaining in the first half, the East Stroudsburg broke up the shut out with a goal by Becky Gagliardi. The Warriors added to the lead midway through the second half when Ally Roth assisted Jessica Lawville's goal pushing the score to the game's final 2-0.
The Golden Lions were out shot by the Warriors 32 to 0 with ESU holding a 15-1 penalty corner advantage. Dowling's keeper Ariana Ovadia
finished the day with 16 saves.
Dowling returns to Golden Lions Field Sunday, October 26th
as they host Stonehill College. Game time is set for 1:00 PM.