Yore tallies four goals in victory

Gabrielle Yore (c) 2016 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Gabrielle Yore (c) 2016 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

WESTMINSTER, Md. – McDaniel scored the final three goals of the game for a 6-3 victory over Swarthmore in Centennial Conference (CC) field hockey action on Saturday.

Gabrielle Yore (Olney, Md./Sherwood) scored four goals for the Green Terror (4-9, 3-3 CC) for the most goals in a single game since 2003.

Three different players scored for the Garnet (4-11, 0-7 CC), including Ursula Monaghan breaking up the shutout in the 21st minute.

Tied at 3-all, Yore created her own shot and scored with 1:02 to play in the first half to put McDaniel back in front by one at halftime.

Yore added her fourth of the game at the 52:28 mark before Megan Quattrone (Carlisle, Pa./Carlisle Area) set the final margin nearly nine minutes later. She finished hight in the left corner of the goal.

Sarah Bach (Manchester, Md./Manchester Valley) opened the scoring off an Emily Farrell (Hampton, Va./Kecoughtan) insert on a corner in the seventh minute.

Yore started her four-goal day, finishing a short pass by Haley VanNostrand (Mechanicsburg, Pa./Mechanicsburg) just a minute later.

Yore then dribbled down the left side of the field and shot from just inside the circle for a 3-0 lead at the 14:40 mark.

Monaghan got Swarthmore on the board at the 20:38 mark.

Jordyn Bell and Riya Garg scored just 1:49 apart to draw the visitors even with 2:28 to play in the opening half.

McDaniel finished with a 13-9 edge in shots while Swarthmore had the advantage in penalty corners, 14-4.

The Green Terror returns to action at Gettysburg on Tuesday. Game time is 4 p.m.

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