Field Hockey - Girls Varsity
vs. Buckingham Browne & Nichols*
|Event Type:||Regular (ISL event)|
|Date:||October 7, 2017|
Event Recap:The Govs Field Hockey team bounced back from a two game skid with a great 2-1 Overtime win against BB&N at home on Saturday. The Govs struck first when Quinn Greer tipped a Sky Caron shot in with just 5:28 gone in the first half. They dominated the half but BBN did have some opportunities that the Govs defense turned away. In the second half, play was even with both teams coming up with some huge defensive saves. The BBN goalie was outstanding and kept her team in it. With 5:13 remaining in the game, BBN tied up the game on a weak side tip. Determined until the end, the Govs fought back. A 10 minute sudden victory, 7v7 overtime ensued. BBN had the passback but and mounted an attack, but the defense sent a long ball out to Finn Caron. The BBN goalie played the ball outside of the circle, causing a corner. The Govs offensive unit was strong and executed the corner with just 49 seconds gone in the OT for the win. Samantha Davidson scored the winning goal.