Field Hockey Rolls Off 5-1 Win at Husson

Elizabeth Growney recorded two goals and an assist on Tuesday evening
Elizabeth Growney recorded two goals and an assist on Tuesday evening

BANGOR, Maine – The Bowdoin field hockey team picked up its fifth win of the season in a 5-1 non-conference midweek matchup at Husson on Tuesday evening.

The Polar Bears (5-0) saw Emma Stevens score in her fourth consecutive game to defeat the host Eagles (0-5).

Game Highlights

  • Bowdoin took a 2-0 lead into halftime. Elizabeth Growney put the Polar Bears on the board 16 minutes into the game off a feed from Kara Finnerty.
  • Stevens finished off an assist from Growney with 5:03 left in the half to notch her first of the game.
  • Growney and Stevens switched roles for a quick goal two minutes into the second.
  • Stevens added an unassisted tally seven minutes later.
  • Husson broke through ten minutes into the second half to make the score 4-1.
  • Stevens completed her second hat-trick of the season in the 50th minute.

By the Numbers

  • Bowdoin held a 32-4 edge in shots and 13-3 corner advantage.
  • Maddie Ferrucci and Eva Verzani each made a save in the game for Bowdoin.
  • Andrea Shaggy made 14 saves for the Eagles.

Up Next

  • The Polar Bears return to NESCAC action on Saturday at Middlebury with a noon start.