Wolverines Shut Down Hood
|Wesley (8-5, 4-0 CAC)||1||1||2|
|Hood (3-7, 0-4 CAC)||0||0||0|
|1st - 19:52||Brittany Blacksten (Wesley)|
|2nd - 55:05||Sheree Pleasanton (Wesley)|
2 Players (#5, #20 - 1)
A: Rachel Joyner - 1
Sh: Madison Leone - 9
Sv: Amanda Hudson - 3
Sh: Megan Cahill - 3
Sv: Ying Van Schaik - 13
|Shots (on goal)||36 (18)||5 (3)|
FREDERICK, Md. - Wesley scored once in each half and the Wolverine defense limited Hood to just five shots in the game in a 2-0 win in Capital Athletic Conference field hockey.
The victory moved the Wolverines to 4-0 in conference action on the year, keeping Wesley in a first place tie with Salisbury atop the standings.
Brittany Blacksten (Wyoming, Del./Caesar Rodney) scored the game-winner in the 20th minute with a blast from the right side to put the Wolverines (8-5, 4-0 CAC) ahead 1-0 at the intermission.
In the second half, Sheree Pleasanton (Smyrna, Del./Smyrna) scored her seventh goal of the year off an assist from Rachel Joyner (Camden, Del./Caesar Rodney) in the 56th minute off of a corner to put the game away.
Ying Van Schaik made 13 saves in goal for the Blazers, while Michelle Buhrman was credited with three defensive saves.
The Wolverines held a 36-5 advantage in shots and attempted 23 corners compared to just three for Hood.
Wesley hosts Rowan on Tuesday, October 11 at 7:00 PM.