Field Hockey Shutout at Nazareth

Aphiwe Joyisa (77) made three saves for the Wolves on Wednesday
Aphiwe Joyisa (77) made three saves for the Wolves on Wednesday

KEUKA PARK, N.Y. — The Keuka College Field Hockey team lost on the road Wednesday afternoon 7-0 at Nazareth College.

Kassidy Valentine made six saves for Keuka College (2-6) and Aphiwe Joyisa added three for the Wolves.

Nazareth College 7 vs. Keuka College 0

After a slow start to the game where both teams battled for possession, Nazareth College drew the first opportunity. They were awarded a penalty stroke, but it was saved by Kassidy Valentine. The Golden Flyers would continue to attack and the took a 1-0 lead halfway through the first. They doubled their lead less than two minutes later and would carry a 3-0 lead into halftime.

Nazareth College continued to attack. They added four goals in the second half. Keuka College was able to generate a pair of shots against the Golden Flyer goal, but both were stopped as the Wolves fell at Nazareth 7-0.

KC Notes:

  • Keuka College fell to 0-3 all-time against Nazareth
  • The Golden Flyers outshot the Wolves 29-2 and had a 17-1 advantage in penalty corners

Up Next for Keuka College: The Wolves return home on Saturday to host SUNY Oneonta at 1pm. Saturday will be Parents' Day with a special pregame ceremony to thank the parents of the 2018 team for their support during the season.