Sophomore Lindsay Moramarco connected for her third goal of the season in a 6-3 loss at No. 20 Villanova.
Oct. 10, 2007
Washington, D.C. - The Georgetown University field hockey team pulled within one goal, but it was not enough as No. 20 Villanova tallied two goals in a two-minute span in the second half to win the game, 6-3. The Hoyas drop to 2-11 overall on the season and remain winless in BIG EAST Conference action. The Wildcats improve to 10-3 with a 3-1 slate in league action.
As Wildcats led, 5-2, forward Micaela O'Toole (Arlington, Va./St. Stephen's & St. Agnes) continued her successful freshman season finding the back of the cage for the fourth time this season as she took a shot from the right side on an unassisted breakaway. VU's Ally Smith gave the Wildcats the three-goal cushion when she scored with less than five minutes in regulation.
The Hoyas pulled within one goal when sophomore Lindsay Moramarco (Andover, Mass./Phillips Academy) tallied her third goal of the season on a dish from junior Maggie Farrand (Baltimore, Md./Bryn Mawr) as the Hoyas trailed, 3-2. Two Wildcat goals within one minute gave Villanova a 5-2 lead, prompting a Georgetown timeout.
Farrand connected on a penalty corner as she was the first to put the Hoyas on the board just before the break. Sophomore Willemijn Wijsman (Hilversum, The Netherlands/International School Hilversum) flicked the corner with senior Lauren Sheets (Lutherville, Md./Garrison Forest) on the setup. Prior to the goal, Villanova held a comfortable 3-0 lead as three different Wildcats scored goals in the first frame.
Georgetown goalkeeper Deirdre Crovo (Millersville, Md./Severna Park) tallied seven saves on the day and allowed six goals as she played the entire game.
Villanova's Maura McCormick spent 70 minutes in goal tallying four saves and allowing three goals.
Georgetown returns to action on Sunday, October 14 when they travel to Easton, Pa. to take on Lafayette at 1 p.m. The Hoyas trail 2-1 in the all-time series against Leopards but won a 2-1 home decision during the 2006 campaign.
Georgetown Announces Field Hockey Signees
Georgetown University Field Hockey Head Coach Shannon Soares announced the signing of six student...
Shannon Soares Announces 2015 Field Hockey...
Georgetown University Head Coach Shannon Soares announced the 2015 field hockey captains
Hoya Field Hockey: 2014-2015 Video Highlights
The 2014 Field Hockey season, the first under Head Coach Shannon Soares, saw the Georgetown Hoyas...
Field Hockey Receives NFHCA Academic Awards
A total of 13 field hockey student-athletes were named to the 2014 SGI/ National Field Hockey...
Georgetown Field Hockey Earns Academic...
The Georgetown University field hockey program was recognized by Gladiator by SGI/National Field ...
Taylor Craig: 2014 Field Hockey Essay
Junior defender Taylor Craig writes on her experiences as a member of the Georgetown University...
Field Hockey Holds End of Year Banquet
The Georgetown field hockey team held its end of year Banquet, the first with Head Coach Shannon ...
Hideshima Wins Mazda Design Contest
Senior field hockey player Tori Hideshima (San Jose, Calif./Archbishop Mitty) has added another...
DOWNLOAD SCHEDULE: Add to calendar
Friday, Aug 28 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey Davidson L, 1-0 Sunday, Aug 30 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey Rider 12:00 PM Friday, Sept 4 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey La Salle 1:00 PM Sunday, Sept 6 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey Saint Francis (PA) 1:00 PM Friday, Sept 11 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey VCU 1:00 PM Saturday, Sept 19 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey at Lock Haven 2:00 PM Sunday, Sept 20 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey at Lehigh 12:00 PM Friday, Sept 25 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey at Towson 6:00 PM Sunday, Sept 27 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey Siena 12:00 PM Friday, Oct 2 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey at Providence 5:00 PM Sunday, Oct 4 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey at Brown 12:00 PM Friday, Oct 9 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey at Old Dominion 6:00 PM Sunday, Oct 11 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey at Longwood 1:00 PM Friday, Oct 16 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey Villanova 1:00 PM Sunday, Oct 18 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey at Colgate 12:00 PM Friday, Oct 23 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey at Temple 3:00 PM Sunday, Oct 25 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey at Saint Joseph's 2:00 PM
- Online Stores & Tickets