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Field hockey

Haddon Township's Flacco breaks field hockey scoring mark

Sunday, October 7, 2012, 6:56 PM
Haddon Township senior Kim Flacco has broken the school field hockey win for goals after scoring twice in Tuesday's 4-0 win over visiting Haddonfield. That gave Flacco her 79 career goals, breaking the mark of 77 that she shared with Bridget Settles, who was named the Atlantic-10 Offensive Player... Read more

Eastern Completes Perfect Season

Sunday, November 20, 2011, 11:49 AM
EWING, NJ –A season of dominance ended in familiar fashion for Eastern’s field hockey team. Applying consistent pressure all game, Eastern concluded a perfect season with Sunday’s 5-2 win over West Essex in the Tournament of Champion final at the College of New Jersey. Thus the Vikings... Read more

Smith Must Wait to Break Record

Wednesday, October 12, 2011, 7:25 PM
Florence forward Lexi Smith had been looking forward to breaking the school's single-season scoring record on Wednesday afternoon at home. However, rain led to postponement of the game until Tuesday. Smith has 46 goals, the same number recorded by her aunt and volunteer assistant coach, Dianne Carey-Stranko... Read more

Smith Eyes Florence Record

Saturday, October 8, 2011, 5:33 PM
Florence's Lexi Smith closed the week with 42 goals on the season by scoring 5 goals against Palmyra on Friday and 5 against Gloucester Catholic on Saturday. The school's single-season record is 46, set by assistant coach Dianne Carey-Stranko in 1992. Carey-Stranko is Smith's maternal aunt. Read more

All Eyes on Barry

Friday, October 7, 2011, 3:09 PM
Keep your eyes on Alana Barry, Eastern field hockey's goalkeeper. The senior Thursday tied the national record for career shutouts, 67, when the Vikings shut out Triton, 9-0. Barry has a good chance to set a new record against Cherokee on Oct. 11, when the Vikings will be the visitors. Eastern blanked... Read more

Haddonfield Field Hockey Defense a Team Effort

Thursday, October 6, 2011, 2:59 PM
Have you noticed what the Haddonfield field hockey team has been doing? The Bulldogs are 11-0 with eight shutouts. At the start of the season, Haddonfield coach Lindsay Kocher said the strength of the team was a good nucleus that was able to push the younger players. Only one of that four-player... Read more

Barry Closer to National Record

Wednesday, October 5, 2011, 9:06 PM
The magic number for Eastern field hockey goalkeeper Alana Barry to break the national record for shutouts now is two. The Vikings, who beat Washington Township, 5-2, on Sept. 16, shut out the Minutemaids, 4-0, on Wednesday afternoon. The national record is 67. Barry has 66. If Barry & Co. are... Read more

Kay's Centennial

Friday, September 30, 2011, 1:23 PM
Jim Kay has reached 100. The Haddon Township soccer coach made rthe centennial mark when Kim Gaskill & Co. blasted the Hawks to a 6-0 victory over Lindenwold Thursday Gaskill scored twice. Kaitlyn Stoltz, Taylor Clarke, Nicky Cutera and Patrice Maro also scored. - Bill Iezzi Read more

Collingswood's LaMaina Twins

Wednesday, September 21, 2011, 5:55 PM
The LaMaina twins, Krista and Shawna, enabled unranked Collingswood to upset host West Deptford, 2-1, on Tuesday in a Colonial Conference Liberty Division field hockey game. Krista LaMaina gave Collingswood a 1-0 lead with 17 minutes, 50 seconds remaining in the second half, only to see Sydney Ponto... Read more

Haddonfield Field Hockey Passes Test

Saturday, September 17, 2011, 7:00 PM
When Haddonfield defeated West deptford, 2-0, Friday, it passed a big test. The Bulldogs and West Deptford are traditional rivals who share the Colonial Conference Liberty Division crown. Furthermore, both teams had been undefeated when they met on Friday afternoon. Haddonfield now has a 4-0 record... Read more
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