Georgetown Field Hockey Defeats Junior FC Club, 5-2 in Exhibition
Aug. 26, 2008
College Park, Md. - College Park, Md. - The Georgetown University field hockey team defeated Junior FC Club, 5-2 in an exhibition game at the Field Hockey & Lacrosse Complex in College Park, Md. For the Hoyas, their win over the Spanish club was their final tune-up before they begin their regular season on Saturday, August 30 at the Ohio University Tournament.
Freshman Meggie Taylor (Ardmore, Pa./Merion Mercy Academy) and junior Kristen Volpe (Pennington, N.J./Hopewell Valley Central) each scored two goals and Volpe added an assist to spark the Hoyas offense. Sophomore Micaela O'Toole (Alexandria, Va./St. Stephen's & St. Agnes) added a goal and assist in the victory.
For the Hoyas it was their first 11-on-11 scrimmage. GU will travel to Athens, Ohio this weekend to take on Ohio University at noon on Saturday, August 30. On Sunday, August 31 they take on St. Louis University to complete their play in the Ohio University Tournament.