Sunday, September 10, 2017

Lock Haven University Field Hockey posts 3-0 win at Siena

The LHU field hockey team turned in another strong effort today and the Bald Eagles posted their second straight shutout in a 3-0 win over host Siena
HAMILTON, N.Y. – The Lock Haven University field hockey team (5-1) turned in another dominating effort on the road and the Bald Eagles shutout host Siena College (0-6).

It marked LHU’s second straight shutout on the road.

The Bald Eagles outshot Siena, 20-7, and got goals from three different players including Emily Robb (Millersville, Pa./Penn Manor), Alyscia Smith (Newport, Pa./Newport) and Dana-Lee De Gannes (Maraval, Trinidad and Tobago/Bishop Anesty East).

Goalkeeper Paige Stuppy (Jonestown, Pa./Northern Lebanon) stood strong and made four saves as she solidified the shutout.

Robb put LHU up 1-0 in the 26th minute when she knocked home a rebound.

LHU led 1-0 at halftime, but The Haven added two second-half goals.

Smith made it 2-0 early in the second half and De Gannes capped the scoring in the 49th minute of play.

Both De Gannes and Michele Enck (Lancaster, Pa./Penn Manor) were credited with assists in the win.

The Bald Eagles will open Atlantic 10 Conference (A-10) action on Friday, September 15 at La Salle (3 p.m.). Lock Haven will cap a six-game road swing on Sunday, September 17 at Saint Joseph’s (A-10, 12 p.m.).

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