Field Hockey Drops Season Finale To Connecticut College 3-2

Field Hockey Drops Season Finale To Connecticut College 3-2

Katlyn Paiva knocked in on a loose ball in a scramble as time expired to lift the Connecticut College field hockey team to a 3-2 victory over Wesleyan University on a rainy night in New London. The Cardinals fall to 4-11 and finished 2-8 in the NESCAC, while Connecticut College closes out the season 5-10 with a 2-8 mark in conference play. 

Lauren Yue answered a Conn. College goal at 17:11 to tie the game at one. And Hannah Plappert knotted the score at 2-2 when she knocked in a loose ball at 61:56. Plappert closes out the regular season with a team-best 21 points on eight goals and five assists while Yue finished second on the squad with nine points this fall. 

Sarah Grundy finished with 12 saves in the setback.

Junior tri-captain Ryley Van der Velde made three saves for the hosts