Elgin, Partilla score as No. 3 Field Hockey downs York

Elgin, Partilla score as No. 3 Field Hockey downs York

SALISBURY, Md. – The third-ranked Salisbury University field hockey team finished up a perfect Capital Athletic Conference (CAC) regular season schedule with a 2-0 win on Wednesday over the York Spartans.

THE RUNDOWN

Final Score: No. 3 Salisbury 2, York 0
Records: Salisbury (16-1, 5-0 CAC) | York (9-9, 2-3 CAC)
Location: Salisbury, Md. – Sea Gull Stadium

BOX SCORE

HIGHLIGHTS

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Salisbury got on the board with seconds remaining in the first quarter. Tara Daddio won a ball near the attacking zone. York's goalkeeper Kaitlin Wallace came out to play the ball but Daddio pushed the ball over to Jenna Partilla, whose shot found the back of the open net.
  • Salisbury looked to double their lead in the middle part of the third quarter but a penalty stroke was called before the ball went to the back of the net. Arielle Johnston stepped up to the spot but Wallace made a diving save to keep it a one-goal game.
  • Minutes later, Salisbury won another penalty stroke. Rachel Domanico was called to the stroke, but her shot went wide of the cage.
  • Salisbury got an insurance goal in the 57th minute when Johnston played a penalty corner to the top of the cage to Lindsey Elgin. Elgin's shot went through the defense and into the back of the cage.

GAME NOTES

BEYOND THE BOX SCORE

  • Elgin recorded her first career goal in her final regular season game.

UP NEXT

  • Salisbury will be the top seed in the CAC Championship Tournament.
  • The Sea Gulls will host the lowest remaining seed in the tournament on Wednesday, Nov. 6 at Sea Gull Stadium.
  • The game is set for 6 p.m.
  • Live stats and video will be available.

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