Polar Bears Earn 5-0 Midweek Victory at Wellsley

Emma Stevens had two goals and two assists on the day
Emma Stevens had two goals and two assists on the day

WELLESLEY, Mass. – The Bowdoin field hockey team cruised to a 5-0 win at Wellesley on Tuesday evening.

The seventh-ranked Polar Bears (6-1) got goals from four different players. The Blue are 4-4 on the season.

Game Highlights

  • Bowdoin got on the board eight minutes into the game with a successful corner. Elle Brine inserted to Manveer Sandhu who blasted a shot past the goalie.
  • The Polar Bears scored two goals in the first five minutes of the second quarter. First, Elizabeth Growney pushed a rebound to Emma Stevens for a quick touch in net. Growney and Stevens then reversed roles for another three minutes later.
  • Stevens buried an unassisted tally seven minutes into the third quarter, finishing off a rebound.
  • Kara Finnerty had the game's final goal off a rebound feed from Stevems.

By the Numbers

  • The Polar Bears held an 18-1 shot advantage.
  • Bowdoin had a 7-2 corner edge.
  • Maddie Ferrucci made one stop.
  • Janelle Sullivan had eight saves.

Up Next

  • The Polar Bears play at Trinity on Saturday with an 11:00 a.m. start.