Wolves Fall at Oswego St. 4-1

Nicole Wilson (1) scored for Keuka College on Tuesday
Nicole Wilson (1) scored for Keuka College on Tuesday

OSWEGO, N.Y. — The Keuka College Field Hockey team lost a non-conference game on Tuesday at Oswego State by the score of 4-1.

Nicole Wilson scored the lone goal for Keuka College (5-10). Kassidy Valentine made seven saves in goal for the Wolves

Oswego State 4 vs. Keuka College 1

Both teams had early penalty corners and early chances on goal, but the goalies were up to the task early. It would be Oswego who broke through first as they were able to find the ball in a scrum in front of Valentine and knock it in for a 1-0 lead. Minutes later, Oswego State doubled their lead and later in the half, the Lakers added a third goal as the led 3-0 at the break.

The Keuka College defense stopped the Lakers to start the second half as Keuka recorded a pair of defensive saves in the second half. After Oswego State made it 4-0, the Wolves got on the board to close the game. Nicole Wilson got free on a breakaway and shot from the right side to the far post, beating the goalie. That would be the only tally of the game for the Wolves as they fell on Tuesday 4-1 to Oswego.

KC Notes:

  • The Wolves fall to 0-4 all-time against Oswego State
  • The Lakers outshot Keuka 16-9 in the game and had an 11-6 advantage in penalty corners
  • Adele Fairbrother had one of Keuka's defensive saves. She now has five on the season, tying for third most in program history
  • It was the sixth goal of the season for Nicole Wilson

Up Next for Keuka College: Keuka College's next game will be for a championship. The Wolves will host Wells College on Saturday night at 6pm in the 2018 North Eastern Athletic Conference Championship Game.