#6 UMW Field Hockey Team Blanks Eastern Mennonite, 4-0, to Improve to 6-0
The sixth-ranked University of Mary Washington field hockey team used goals from four different players in blanking Eastern Mennonite University, 4-0, on Saturday in Harrisonburg, Va. UMW improves to 6-0 on the season.
Junior Christine Downie started the scoring with 25 minutes remaining in the first half, with her shot coming from a scramble in front of goal. The Eagles upped the lead to 2-0 by halftime, as Carlee Budd scored unassisted midway through the half.
The Eagles led in shots, 37-0, and in penalty corners, 21-1. Mary Beth Danaher had 14 saves in goal for Eastern Mennonite. Mary Washington will return to action on Sunday when they visit Roanoke College at 2:00 p.m.