PREVIEW: Field Hockey Opens NE10 Slate Versus Southern Connecticut on Saturday

PREVIEW: Field Hockey Opens NE10 Slate Versus Southern Connecticut on Saturday

Southern New Hampshire University (1-3, 0-0 Northeast-10)
vs.
Southern Connecticut State University (0-5, 0-2 Northeast-10)
Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 12:00 p.m.
Larkin Field - Manchester, N.H.
Promotion: Fill the Cupboard

Schedule/Results
Roster
Statistics
Schedule/Results
Roster
Statistics

 

SERIES: Tied 2-2
LAST MEETING: SNHU 7, SCSU 0 (10/28/17 at New Haven, Conn.)

SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE
Last Time Out: Bentley 3, SNHU 2 (09/19/18 at Waltham, Mass.)
Streak: Lost 3
Scoring Leaders:
#4 Maddie Holt, Sr. (2 goals, 0 assists, 4 points)
#11 Cassidy Huckins, R-Jr. (2 goals, 0 assists, 4 points)
#7 Taylor Gent, So. (1 goal, 0 assists, 2 points)
#22 Hélène Servais, So. (0 goals, 1 assist, 1 point)

In Goal:
#00 Melanie Rennie, Sr. (1-3, 2.91 GAA, .621 save pct., 18 saves)

Notes: The Penmen will be looking to get back into the win column, as they have now dropped three straight, including a 3-2 setback at Bentley on Wednesday night ... Southern New Hampshire was led by redshirt-junior Cassidy Huckins (Loudon, N.H.), who scored two second-half goals for the Penmen to pull them within one ... after redshirtting last season, the goals were Huckins' first since Oct. 5, 2016 ... senior goalkeeper Melanie Rennie (Madison, Conn.) contributed six saves for SNHU.


SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT
Last Time Out: 
LIU Post 5, So. Connecticut 0 (09/18/18 at New Haven, Conn.) 
Streak: Lost 5
Scoring Leaders: 
#4 Emily Stross, Sr. (1 goal, 1 assist, 3 points)
#18 Karley Welles, So. (1 goal, 0 assists, 2 points)
#2 Natalia Prukalski, Sr. (1 goal, 0 assists, 2 points)
#24 Amanda Oberly, Sr. (1 goal, 0 assists, 2 points)

In Goal:
#1 Brianna Craft, Jr. (0-5, 4.92 GAA, .744 save pct., 67 saves)

Notes: Southern Connecticut State University will come to Manchester looking for its first win of 2018 ... the Owls dropped their last game to ninth-ranked LIU Post, 5-0, Tuesday ... in the contest, LIU Post scored four first-half goals, including three in the final five minutes before the break ... junior goalkeeper Brianna Craft made 14 saves over the opening 55:07, while senior goalie Keli McCombs stopped all seven shots she faced in relief over the final 14:53.