The Sacred Heart University field hockey team dropped a 1-0 decision to host UMass Friday afternoon. The Pioneers fall to 2-3 on the year, while the Minutewomen improve to 3-2.
Sarah Hawkshaw netted the only goal of the game, scoring a pass from Rachael Burchell at the 30:30 mark.
SHU returns to action on Monday, hosting Pacific at 11 am on Johnson Field at Yale University.
- Burchell fed the ball across the goalmouth to the right post and Hawkshaw knocked it home
- SHU recorded 12 saves in the game, with a defensive save creditted to Marlena Koellner
- UMass outshot the Pioneers 17-3 on the night and had all eight penalty corners
- Emily Hazard made one save in net for UMass