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Field hockey

Bill Iezzi: Field Hockey TOC Final

Sunday, November 22, 2009, 4:28 PM
Eastern defeated Shore Regional in the field hockey Tournament of Champions final, 8-2. Eastern center forward Kelsey Mitchell scored a pair of goals to end her high school career with 69 and 171 goals in a season and career, respectively. Mitchell tied the single-season scoring record held by Michelle... Read more

Bill Iezzi: State Field Hockey Singing

Tuesday, November 17, 2009, 11:13 AM
The announcer at the state group championships Sunday asked everyone to remove their hats prior to the playing of the national anthem. A few seconds of silence followed, then he said technical difficulties prevented the recording from being played. So fans in the stands and players from Bishop Eustace... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Field Hockey Final Four

Friday, November 13, 2009, 9:18 AM
Field hockey aficionados from South Jersey are in for a treat on Sunday, Nov. 15, when four area teams play for state championships at Toms River East. Eastern, Ocean City, Bishop Eustace and Holy Cross advanced to the big dance. Eastern is scheduled to play Bridgewater-Raritan in Group 4, Ocean... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Eastern Field Hockey Team's 10-Goal Games

Thursday, November 12, 2009, 11:30 AM
I was speaking with Eastern field hockey coach Danyle Heilig after Tuesday's 3-0 win over Washington Township, when I asked her about the Vikings' 10-goal games. Ten times during the regular season Eastern won, 10-0, not 11-0 or 15-0, which they could have. So I asked the coach why they stopped at... Read more

Shipley hockey goes unbeaten for first time

Thursday, November 12, 2009, 12:10 AM
By Don Beideman INQUIRER STAFF WRITER The Shipley field hockey team continued its dominance of the Friends League this year, rolling to its fourth championship in the five years it has been a member of league. In winning their second straight title, the Gators put the icing on the cake by finishing... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Bishop Eustace Field Hockey Site

Wednesday, November 11, 2009, 5:47 PM
Is it a coincidence that Bishop Eustace on Thursday will play West Deptford at home in the state Group 2 semifinal, where neutral sites are the norm? I called the NJSIAA this afternoon, but no one was available to give me an answer. My guess is that it's a coincidence. Eustace has artificial turf... Read more

Field hockey: Ocean City wins South Jersey title

Tuesday, November 10, 2009, 4:58 PM
Colleen Slaughter scored both goals and Natalie Hunter tied the school record for career saves today as Ocean City beat Kingsway, 2-0, in the championship game of the South Jersey Group 3 field hockey tournament. It was the 15th win in a row for Ocean City (20-1). The Red Raiders have won nine sectional... Read more

Bill Iezzi: Gloucester Field Hockey Finale

Tuesday, November 10, 2009, 11:58 AM
Gloucester's sudden exit from the Central Jersey Group 1 semifinal Friday is still hard to believe. The No. 1 seeded Lions (18-1-1) had been undefeated in the regular season and had won a quarterfinal game against Haddon Heights when a goal by Marissa DePativo gave Holy Cross a 1-0 victory. The goal... Read more

Phil Anastasia: Some refreshing honesty

Monday, November 9, 2009, 7:15 PM
West Deptford coach Linda Decker said today that she felt her team had the edge over Holy Spirit in the South Jersey Group 2 finals because of the strength of the Eagles' schedule. "We play teams that are more competitive," Decker said after West Deptford won the sectional title with a 4-2... Read more

Field hockey: West Deptford wins South Jersey title

Monday, November 9, 2009, 4:09 PM
Junior Jamie Robinson scored two goals today as West Deptford defeated Holy Spirit, 4-2, in the championship game of the South Jersey Group 2 field hockey tournament. The Eagles (20-1) advance to meet the Bishop Eustace-Rumson-Fair Haven winner in Thursday's state semifinals. Robinson suffered a... Read more
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