Kennedy Scores Twice, Adds Assist, as Field Hockey Rolls Conn. College
|Bowdoin (11-1, 7-1)||2||2||4|
|Connecticut Col. (3-8, 1-7)||0||0||0|
|1st - 24:20||Rachel Kennedy (Bowdoin)|
|1st - 32:10||Rachel Kennedy (Bowdoin)|
|1st - 37:40||Olivia King (Bowdoin)|
|2nd - 55:54||Katie Riley (Bowdoin)|
Rachel Kennedy - 2
A: 3 Players (#17, #18, #21 - 1)
Sh: Katie Riley - 10
Sv: Hannah Gartner - 2
Sh: 2 Players (#4, #11 - 1)
Sv: Becca Napolitano - 20
|TEAM STATISTICS||Bowdoin||Connecticut Col.|
|Shots (on goal)||24 (24)||2 (2)|
NEW LONDON, Conn. - The Bowdoin College field hockey team continued to roll, winning its ninth straight match in a 4-0 victory over Connecticut College.
The second-ranked Polar Bears improve to 11-1 (7-1 NESCAC) and have outscored their opponents 54-5 on the current win streak. The Camels fall to 3-8 (1-7 NESCAC) with the loss.
Rachel Kennedy scored a pair of goals in Saturday's win, both coming in a 7:50 span in the opening period. Kennedy put home her own rebound at 24:20 and then knocked home a loose ball at 32:10 to give the visitors a 2-0 advantage. Olivia King made it a three-goal differential at halftime as she and Kennedy broke in on a 2-on-1. King slammed home the feed from Kennedy to make it 3-0 at intermission.
Katie Riley added a second-half goal to round out the scoring for Bowdoin. Hannah Gartner made a pair of saves for Bowdoin, who held a 24-2 edge in shots and 14-1 lead in corners.
Bowdoin will return to action with its Senior Day game next Saturday, October 25 at home against Colby at 11:00 a.m.