Christopher Newport blanks McDaniel
Captains hand Green Terror second shutout of year
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Sarah Wister scored on a penalty stroke in the 27th minute to get Christopher Newport on the board en route to a 3-0 win over McDaniel in non-conference field hockey action at the U.S. National Training Center on Saturday.
The Captains (3-1) added a pair of unassisted tallies in the second half, outshooting the Green Terror (1-2) by a 22-5 margin along the way.
Kelsey Rigby and Chrissy Kurecki added markers in the 38th and 47th minutes, respectively.
McDaniel concludes its trip to the U.S. National Training Center on Sunday against Virginia Wesleyan. Game time is 3 p.m.
McDaniel (1-2) 0 0 - 0
Christopher Newport (3-1) 1 2 - 3
C – Sarah Wister (penalty stroke), 26:22
C – Kelsey Rigby, 37:14
C – Chrissy Kurecki, 46:59
Shots: M 5, C 22. Penalty Corners: M 3, C 10. Saves: M 7 (Stephanie Thomson), C 3 (Brittany Bradsher).