McDaniel shuts down Muhlenberg
Pickard tallies two for Green Terror in 3-0 win
ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Mandy Pickard (Hampstead, Md./North Carroll) recorded a pair of goals to lead McDaniel to a 3-0 victory over Muhlenberg in Centennial Conference (CC) field hockey action on Saturday.
The Green Terror (5-6, 3-1 CC) finished with a 13-8 advantage in shots for its third straight conference victory.
Kristen Dornenburg led the Mules (6-5, 2-3 CC) with six saves in the cage.
After a hat trick last Saturday in McDaniel's 3-2 win, Lindsay Riordon (Monkton, Md./Hereford) opened the scoring, knocking home a loose ball just 2:35 into the game.
With 5:49 to play in the opening half, Pickard blasted home a shot from the left wing off a corner that was inserted by Kaitlin Boerman (Pasadena, Md./Chesapeake).
With only 8:10 elapsed in the second half, Pickard dribbled through the defense and in for her sixth of the season.
Stephanie Thomson (Glen Burnie, Md./Chesapeake) made two saves for McDaniel.
The Green Terror returns to action at Dickinson on Tuesday. Game time is 4 p.m.
McDaniel (5-6, 3-1 CC) 2 1 - 3
Muhlenberg (6-5, 2-3 CC) 0 0 - 0
Mc - Lindsay Riordon, 2:35
Mc - Mandy Pickard (Kaitlin Boerman), 29:11
Mc - Pickard, 43:10
Shots: Mc 13, Mu 8. Penalty Corners: Mc 7, Mu 12. Saves: Mc 2 (Stephanie Thomson), Mu 6 (Kristen Dornenburg).