BRIDGEWATER, Va. – The R-MC field hockey team fell to Bridgewater 2-0 with two goals on either side of the half. R-MC are now 1-7 on the season and 0-2 in ODAC play, Bridgewater improve to 5-3 and 2-1 in the ODAC.
Junior goalkeeper Kelsey Stanley (Bumpass, Va./ Louisa County) made 15 saves on the night. Heading into the game, Stanley was second in the ODAC in saves with 79.
Bridgewater would finally breakdown the R-MC defense twenty minutes into the game, through a penalty corner converted in by Emily Matisons. It would then double its lead late in the second half again through Matisons.
The Yellow Jackets will be back in action with two home games as they host W & L on Wednesday, October 5 at 7:30 p.m. and Shenandoah on Friday, October 7 at 7:00 p.m., to kick off Family Weekend.