R-MC Field Hockey Records 26 Saves against UMW

R-MC Field Hockey Records 26 Saves against UMW

ASHLAND, Va. – The Randolph-Macon field hockey team notched 26 saves in an 8-1 loss to Mary Washington at Day Field.

Junior Kelsey Stanley (Bumpass, Va./Louisa County) had 14 saves in 39 minutes of action for the Yellow Jackets (1-11), while freshman Ariel Salerno (Suffolk, Va./Lakeland) added 12 in 31 minutes.

The Eagles (9-4) scored four times in the first half and collected the first goal of the second period before senior Julia Bowling (Charlotte Hall, Md./St. Mary's Ryken) finished in front of the goal for the Yellow Jackets four minutes into the second half on a  pass from senior Kaitee Nicholas (Virginia Beach, Va./Tallwood) to make it 5-1. UMW registered the final three goals of the contest.

Randolph-Macon will travel to Wilson for a 4 p.m. contest on Monday, Oct. 17.