Fitchburg State Nipped by Anna Maria in 2nd Overtime Period
PAXTON -- The Fitchburg State University field hockey team fell, 2-1, in double-overtime to the AMCATS of Anna Maria College in non-conference action on Thursday evening.
Fitchburg State (7-6) controlled the first half, jumping out to a 1-0 advantage at the 12:52 mark when forward Nicole Tocco converted a rebound shot from senior Molly Richard, of Leominster, for the sophomore’s sixth tally of the season.
Sophomore Kaelie Hosley, seeing emergency action in net, made four saves for the Falcons.
Fitchburg State 0
Fitchburg State (2-16) was paced by sophomore Perry Joubert with a match-leading 20 digs, while senior Jaquelyn Manyak, of Bolton, added four assists, four digs and one kill. Senior Nicole Sylvester put forth a strong effort, as well, finishing with six digs, one kill, one assist and one service ace. Set scores were 14-25, 15-25 and 17-25.
COACHES: To report a score, call 978-516-2284 or email firstname.lastname@example.org .