Tioga field hockey falls in sectionals
WHITNEY POINT, N.Y. - The Tioga field hockey team fell to Whitney Point 3-0 in the sectional semifinals on Tuesday.
Whitney Point scored two first-half goals on their way to the win on Tuesday.
Leann Bough scored at 28:30 unassisted and at 9:24 Courtney Richards scored off a Bough assist.
At 16:28 of the second half Elaina Burchell scored.
Tioga had one shot and one penalty corner and Whitney Point had seven shots and nine corners. Whitney Point had one save in goal and Aly Margets and Kirsten Douglas each had two saves for Tioga.
"This was a hard loss, but to a very talented and deserving team," Tioga coach Heather Klossner said. "We are looking to spend a lot of time working in the offseason. We know what a difference a year can make as we look at this season compared to last, and hope to keep improving and prepare in the offseason for an even more successful season next year."
Deanna Hutchison and Kylee Dow will each play in the exceptional senior game for Tioga at 7 p.m. Monday at Vestal.
Hutchison, Taylor Ayres and Dani Barto are first-team all-stars and Dow and Anna Evanek are second-team all-stars for Tioga.