PREVIEW: Field Hockey Goes for Weekend Sweep Against Molloy on Sunday

Katelin Oberlander looks to control the ball during a game.  She is low to the ground with her stick extended and right knee is nearly touching the turf.

Southern New Hampshire University (2-3)
Molloy (4-3)
Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 2:00 p.m.
Larkin Field - Manchester, N.H.

SNHU Logo Molloy College Logo


SERIES: SNHU leads, 1-0
LAST MEETING: SNHU 5, Molloy 0 (09/02/17 at Wantagh, N.Y.)

Last Time Out: SNHU 7, Southern Connecticut 3 (09/22/18 at Manchester, N.H.)
Streak: Won 1
Scoring Leaders:
#13 Cassidy Huckins, R-Jr. (3 goals, 0 assists, 6 points)
#18 Laura van der Doorn, Jr. (3 goals, 0 assists, 6 points)
#22 Hélène Servais, So. (2 goals, 1 assist, 5 points)
#4 Maddie Holt, Sr. (2 goals, 0 assists, 4 points)

In Goal:
#00 Melanie Rennie, Sr. (2-3, 2.80 GAA, .613 save pct., 19 saves)

Notes: The Penmen will look to sweep the weekend after recording a 7-3 victory against Southern Connecticut on Saturday in its Northeast-10 opener ... junior Laura van der Doorn (Beverwijk, The Netherlands) scored her first three goals of the season, while sophomore Hélène Servais (Brussels, Belgium) added a pair of tallies ... redshirt-junior Cassidy Huckins (Loudon, N.H.) and junior Megan Lewis-Taylor (Nashua, N.H.) also found the back of the net ... redshirt-junior Katelin Oberlander (West Yarmouth, Mass.) dished a pair of assists ... senior goalkeeper Melanie Rennie (Madison, Conn.) made one save over the opening half, while sophomore Kate Pigsley (East Kingston, N.H.) played the second half.

Last Time Out:
#8 Pace 3, Molloy 1 (09/18/18 at Pleasantville, N.Y.) 
Streak: Lost 1
Scoring Leaders: 
#2 Zoe Norton, R-Sr. (10 goals, 2 assists, 22 points)
#21 Nadia Elcock, So. (4 goals, 3 assists, 11 points)
#17 Kyra Dalli, Fr. (2 goals, 3 assists, 7 points)
#27 Ellyn Byrnes, Sr. (2 goals, 2 assists, 6 points)

In Goal:
#30 Tara Byrnes, Sr. (4-3, 1.98 GAA, .754 save pct., 43 saves)

Notes: Molloy College had its two-match winning streak snapped Tuesday with a 3-1 loss at eight-ranked Pace ... Pace scored the contest's first three goals, before sophomore Nadia Elcock put Molloy on the board with under 10 minutes to play ... senior Tara Byrnes made nine saves for the Lions.