Freshman forward Tonya Botherway scored twice, but a spirited second-half rally fell just short as the 10th-ranked Saint Joseph's field hockey team dropped a tough 3-2 result to #8 Michigan in the First Round of the NCAA Field Hockey Championship on a rainy Friday afternoon at Karen Shelton Stadium.
The Saint Joseph's field hockey team is headed to Chapel Hill, North Carolina, for the 2018 NCAA Field Hockey Championship. The Hawks are set to meet Michigan in a First Round matchup on Friday afternoon. The winner will advance to meet either North Carolina or William & Mary on Sunday.
Fresh off its second consecutive Atlantic 10 championship, the Saint Joseph's field hockey team held steady at number 10 in the final Penn Monto/NFHCA Division I Coaches Poll of the 2018 season, released on Tuesday morning.
The Saint Joseph's field hockey team, ranked 10th in the nation and fresh off its second consecutive Atlantic 10 title, will take on Michigan in the first round of the 2018 NCAA Division I Field Hockey Championship on Friday, November 9. The Hawks will face off against the seventh-ranked Wolverines at Karen Shelton Stadium in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, at 2:30 p.m. The winner will take on either top overall seed North Carolina, Monmouth, or William and Mary in the quarterfinals on Sunday. Monmouth and William and Mary will meet on Wednesday, with the winner heading to Chapel Hill to face the host Tar Heels.
Senior Joely Helder's first-half goal provided all the offense as the 10th-ranked and top-seeded Saint Joseph's field hockey team won the Atlantic 10 Championship with a 1-0 triumph over second-seeded VCU in front of an overflow crowd at Ellen Ryan Field on Saturday. The win - SJU's 14th in a row, extending a school record - gave the Hawks their second consecutive crown and the Atlantic 10's automatic berth in the NCAA Tournament.
Senior forward Anna Willocks notched a goal and an assist as the 10th-ranked Saint Joseph's field hockey team topped Richmond, 3-1, in the semifinals of the 2018 Atlantic 10 Field Hockey Championship at Ellen Ryan Field on Friday. With the win, the Hawks reach the title game for the third consecutive season; they will meet either VCU or Massachusetts in Saturday's final.
Saint Joseph's junior goalkeeper Victoria Kammerinke, freshman forward Tonya Botherway, and head coach Lynn Farquhar earned individual end-of-season honors as the Atlantic 10 announced its All-Conference field hockey teams on Thursday afternoon.
Fresh off its third consecutive Atlantic 10 regular season championship, the Saint Joseph's field hockey team will be the top seed in this week's Atlantic 10 Field Hockey Championship, to be contested on the Hawks' home ground, Ellen Ryan Field, beginning on Friday.
Saint Joseph's senior forward Anna Willocks was named the NFHCA Division I Offensive Player of the Week, the organization announced on Wednesday afternoon. Willocks, named the Atlantic 10 Player of the Week for the fourth time this season on Monday, totaled nine points as the Hawks won a pair of games to wrap up their regular season. On Friday, she tallied a pair of goals as the Hawks routed crosstown rival La Salle, 7-1, to clinch an unbeaten conference season and the program's third consecutive outright Atlantic 10 regular season crown.
The Saint Joseph's field hockey team jumped up two places to number 10 in the latest Penn Monto/NFHCA Division I Coaches Poll released on Tuesday morning. The Hawks finished the regular season at 16-2 overall and 8-0 in the Atlantic 10, winning the program's third consecutive Atlantic 10 regular season crown. Saint Joseph's will be the top seed in the Atlantic 10 Championship, to be hosted by the Hawks beginning on Friday.
Saint Joseph's senior Anna Willocks and freshman Tonya Botherway were named the Atlantic 10 Field Hockey Player and Co-Rookie of the Week, respectively, the league office announced on Monday.
The Saint Joseph's field hockey team claimed its third consecutive Atlantic 10 regular season title and will be the top seed in this week's 2018 Atlantic 10 Field Hockey Championship, set to begin on Friday at the Hawks' Ellen Ryan Field.