Area Hockey Defeats Albright in Dwelling Opener
HOBOKEN, N.J. (Sept. 7, 2022) – The Stevens Institute of Know-how subject hockey workforce defeated Albright Faculty at residence in a non-conference matchup, Wednesday night by a rating of 4-2. The Geese by no means trailed within the recreation and sophomore Emily Good scored twice, together with the sport winner.
Stevens got here out sturdy to begin the sport. Within the first quarter, the Geese outshot the Lions 9 to 0 and led in penalty corners 4 to 0. Their relentless strain lastly gave method to a objective within the remaining second of the quarter. Sophomore Makenna Quigley obtained a move from sophomore Sarah Korczukowski after a penalty nook and buried it behind the web with 1.4 seconds remaining on the clock. It was Quigley’s first objective of the season.
Albright started to battle again within the second. They have been even with the Geese in pictures within the 15-minute interval at 4 to 4 and earned three penalty corners to Stevens’ three. Fifth-year goalkeeper Emily Franco made three saves within the second. The Lions lastly evened the rating with 29 seconds left within the half. Chelsea Johnson scored to tie the sport at 1-1 headed into halftime.
The third quarter belonged to Stevens because the Geese discovered the again of the web thrice to tug away from Albright. Good scored simply 30 seconds into the third and Korczukowski assisted for the second time within the recreation. Six minutes later, first-year Gabi Maroney scored a formidable objective as she streaked down the precise facet of the sector previous a number of Albright defenders and at last discovered the again of the web. The Lions responded simply over a minute later to chop the rating to 3-2 and it was as soon as once more Johnson who scored for Albright. Good scored her second of the sport and the workforce’s third objective of the quarter late within the third to increase the workforce’s result in 4-2 and put the sport away for the Geese. Junior Dani Hessels assisted on the play.
Regardless of a robust push from Albright within the remaining quarter-hour, they have been unable to attain one other objective and the sport ended with a rating of 4-2. Stevens improved to 3-1 with the win and the Lions fell to 0-3.
Contained in the Numbers
- Franco completed the sport with seven saves on 9 pictures confronted in objective
- Stevens outshot Albright by a complete of 23 to 11
- It was the Geese second-straight victory
- Stevens travels to Swarthmore, Pa., to tackle Swarthmore Faculty in a non-conference matchup on Saturday, Sept. 10. The sport is about to begin at 5 p.m.