Field Hockey Narrowly Defeated By Bellarmine 2-1

LOUISVILLE, KY – The Longwood Lancers fell to the Bellarmine Knights within the group’s 3rd MAC contest this season by way of a ranking of 2-1. Floor Schouten equipped the lone purpose for the Lancers, whilst any other from Madison Wiley was once wiped away by way of video evaluate within the 3rd quarter.

Goals (Assists)
36′ Bellarmine: Amber Hofenkjerembo
38′ Longwood: Floor Schouten (Kolbey Donahue)
48′ Bellarmine: Amber Hofenkjerembo

Today’s MACtion started with a intently contested first quarter. Both the Lancers (2-8) and Knights (2-8) made a number of nice performs defensively and posted identical marks at the offensive aspect, with Longwood’s 3 pictures besting Bellarmine’s two within the first body.
The defensive prowess endured for each groups within the 2nd quarter. The first shot of the body would not come till beneath two mins when Kate Frey’s strive was once blocked, which ended in a Longwood penalty nook. Nothing would consequence, and the ranking was once locked 0-0 headed into halftime.
Longwood concept they’d a purpose early within the 3rd from Madison Wiley, however after an reputable evaluate the decision at the box was once overturned, and the ranking would stay 0-0. Shortly after, the Knights broke the tie on an Amber Hofenkjerembo tally to present Bellarmine the lead. However, Floor Schouten made certain the Knights were not within the lead for lengthy, notching her first purpose of the season on a deflection from Kolbey Donahue to tie the fit at one apiece.

Bellarmine briefly spoke back to begin the overall quarter, when Hofenkjerembo transformed on a breakaway probability to place the Knights up 2-1. Longwood’s offense began to generate possibilities overdue within the fourth, together with 3 pictures and a penalty nook within the ultimate 5 mins. The overdue offensive push was once not able to generate a ranking, and Bellarmine walked away with the convention victory.

Today’s fit marks the 4th time that Longwood has confronted Bellarmine, with the collection leaning in choose of the Lancers 3-1.
Longwood out-shot Bellarmine 13 to ten, with the Knights main the pictures on purpose division six to 4.
Lara Van Nunen recorded 4 saves, hanging her season general at 44.
Maroussia Walckiers led the Lancers with 5 pictures, sending one in all which on purpose.

For Floor Schouten, her 3rd quarter ranking was once her first of the season.

Kolbey Donahue’s help on Floor Schouten’s purpose was once the one help of the fit.
Longwood’s seven corners bested Bellarmine’s 4 within the fit.

The Lancers welcome the Redhawks of Miami (OH) to Farmville on Friday, October 7th. First contact is scheduled for six p.m.


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