Wolves Fall at Home to Keystone 4-1

Photo by Ed Webber
Photo by Ed Webber

KEUKA PARK, N.Y. — The Keuka College Field Hockey team lost at home to Keystone College by the score of 4-1 on Wednesday.

Alyssa Orsino scored the lone goal for Keuka College (1-3). Kassidy Valentine made seven saves for the Wolves.

Keystone College 4 at Keuka College 1

Keuka College struck early against the Giants on Wednesday. Alyssa Orsino let a backhanded sweep shot go from the middle of the circle. The ball got past the goalie and spun over the line to give the Wolves a 1-0 lead 1:13 into the game. Keystone would control the ball in the frame and have six penalty corners, but Kassidy Valentine made three saves in goal to send the game to halftime with Keuka College leading.

In the second half, it was Keystone who scored quickly. The Giants tied the game 3:35 into the second half and took the lead less than 90 seconds later. Keystone College would add a pair of insurance goals as they outshot Keuka 11-2 in the half to defeat the Wolves 4-1 on Wednesday.

KC Notes:

  • Wednesday was the first ever meeting between Keuka and Keystone
  • The Wolves were outshot 16-4 in the game. Keystone had a 9-3 advantage in corners
  • Orsino's goal was her program-leading 12th of her career. The senior also holds the career mark with 30 total points

Up Next for Keuka College: The Wolves will face a tough test on Friday as they welcome in a nationally-ranked team to the Jephson Community Athletic Complex for the second time in school history. Keuka College will face the University of Rochester on Friday at 4pm. The Yellowjackets will enter the game as the 11th ranked team in the country.