FIELD HOCKEY FALLS TO NO. 3 LIU POST
Box Score SHIRLEY, N.Y.-
The Dowling College field hockey team suffered a 6-0 loss to the No. 3 Pioneers of LIU Post this afternoon at Golden Lions Field. The Golden Lions slide to 0-3 on the season as the Pioneers start their 2014 season 1-0.
LIU Post opened the scoring in the 16th
minute of play after Keliann Margiotta cleaned up a rebound for the game's first goal. Less than a minute later Melissa Quintanilla tipped it a pass form Alyssa Lopresti and Kaycee Zelkivsky. The Pioneers tacked on another first half goal with Catlynn Kundrat sent in a deflected ball in to the left corner of the cage.
Just minutes into the second half, a penalty stroke was given to LIU's Taylor-Bay Sutton who converted bring the game to 4-0. Margiotta rounding out the scoring with two more goals brining the game to it's 6-0 final score.
Dowling goalkeeper Ariana Ovadia
finished with ten saves on the day.
The Golden Lions return to Golden Lions Field as they host Mercy College Saturday, September 13th
at 1:00 PM.