Dover, Del. – The Wesley College Field Hockey team advanced to the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) round one of playoffs and took on the Juniata Eagles Wednesday night at home. The Wolverines battled hard through the harsh cold but fell to the Eagles 0-1.
Wesley battled through the first quarter taking two corners by Kaila Hindt but no one was able to find the back of the net through the flock of Eagles.
Juniata got on the board two minutes into the second off a corner to take the lead.
The Wolverines continued to fight through the third quarter taking two more corners. On the second corner Hindt passed the ball to Jessica Behornar who took a hard shot but was inches too wide to the left side of the net.
The score remained 1-0 Juniata going in to the fourth quarter.
The Wolverines and Eagles shared possession for the remainder of the game, but the Wolverines were unsuccessful in scoring for a Juniata win.
The Wolverines end their 2019 season 12-8 overall.