Oct. 18, 2012
WASHINGTON - Georgetown University's women's field hockey team (2-14, 0-4) plays its final home game this Friday, October 19, at 3 p.m. The Hoyas host No. 3 ranked Syracuse (13-1; 4-0) at University of Maryland's Field Hockey Complex in College Park, Md. It will mark the final home game for Georgetown's 10 seniors.
Last weekend Georgetown dropped two road contests. The Hoyas recorded a 4-1 loss at No. 4 Connecticut and fell 6-0 at Fairfield. Senior Annie Wilson (Darien, Conn./Darien) notched GU's only goal of the weekend. Senior goalkeeper Briana Pereira (Medford, N.J./Shawnee) set a new career high at UConn making 17 saves. Pereira has 106 saves in 2012 and ranks first in the BIG EAST for saves per game, averaging 6.62, which is also good for 22nd nationally.
Continuing to lead the Hoyas offensively is Wilson who is the team leader in points, goals and assists. She had a three game goal scoring streak snapped in the Fairfield loss. Four seniors rank in Georgetown's top five for points. Wilson's 15 points is followed by Catherine Shugrue's (Devon, Pa./Episcopal Academy) eight, Kimberly Keating's (Bryn Mawr, Pa./Merion Mercy Academy) six and Claire Mittermiller's (La Jolla, Calif./La Jolla) five. Freshman Emily Weinberg (Shaker Heights, Ohio/Hathaway Brown) is fifth with four.
Syracuse and Georgetown have played each other 11 times with the Orange winning all 11. Last year GU fell at SU 11-1. Shugrue netted GU's lone score.
Syracuse started the year on a 12 game winning streak before losing to UMass, 2-1, last Thursday. The Orange bounced back by defeating Stanford the following day, 4-1. SU held the nation's number one ranking for three weeks before falling to number three after the UMass loss.
Georgetown Field Hockey Earns NFHCA All-Academi...
The Georgetown University field hockey team earned the 2015 ZAG Field Hockey/NFHCA Collegiate...
Field Hockey Announces Dates for 2016 Summer Camp
Georgetown University Field Hockey Head Coach Shannon Soares has announced the dates and opened...
Soares Announces 2016 Field Hockey Captains and...
Georgetown University Field Hockey Head Coach Shannon Soares has selected two captains for 2016. ...
Georgetown Announces Field Hockey Signees
Georgetown University Field Hockey Head Coach Shannon Soares has announced the signing of four...
Graves-Brown Named to All-BIG EAST First Team
Junior Aliyah Graves-Brown (Harrisburg, Pa./Harrisburg Academy) earned All-BIG EAST First Team...
Georgetown Field Hockey Drops Final Game of the...
Freshman Sam Hickey put the Georgetown University field hockey team on the board first, but...
Georgetown Field Hockey Concludes BIG EAST Action
No.2 University of Connecticut proved too much for Georgetown University field hockey as the...
Georgetown Field Hockey Host No.2 UConn on...
The Georgetown University field hockey team (8-9, 1-3 BIG EAST) will close out the regular season...
DOWNLOAD SCHEDULE: Add to calendar
Wednesday, Aug 17 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey at Lehigh TBA Friday, Aug 26 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey at Davidson 6:00 PM Sunday, Aug 28 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey at Appalachian State 12:00 PM Friday, Sept 2 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey at Rider 7:00 PM Sunday, Sept 4 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey at Monmouth N.J. 12:00 PM Friday, Sept 9 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey William & Mary 1:00 PM Saturday, Sept 10 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey at Saint Francis (PA) 1:00 PM Friday, Sept 16 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey vs Quinnipiac 3:00 PM Sunday, Sept 18 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey at Yale 2:30 PM Friday, Sept 23 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey Old Dominion 1:00 PM Sunday, Sept 25 Sport Opponent Time Coverage Field Hockey Lehigh 1:00 PM
- Online Stores & Tickets