Greene Field Hockey Advances In Playoffs
Published: October 22nd, 2021
By: Patrick Newell

GREENE - Greene reached double-digit victories, and advanced to the Section IV Class C field hockey semifinals, eliminating Newark Valley, 4-1, at Greene High School on Thursday afternoon.

The Trojans (10-6) jumped out to an early 2-0 lead with Claire Flanagan and Nadia Brown tallying a pair of goals.

Brown scored her second goal of the game with 5:54 left in the second quarter to create the three-goal advantage over the Cardinals.

After Newark Valley broke the ice with a third-period goal, The Trojans’ Emma Rice sealed with the win with a fourth-quarter goal off an Olivia Kennedy pass.

Greene will host Sidney on Tuesday in the sectional semifinals.

Score by quarters

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NVall    0  0  1  0--1

Greene 2 1  0  1--4

Goals-assists:  (G) Nadia Brown 2-0, Claire Flanagan 1-0, Emma Rice 1-0, McKenzie Scott 0-1, Olivia Kennedy 0-1. (NV) Karli Berghom 1-0.

Shots-penalty corners:  (G) 13-4, (NV) 2-7.

Saves:  (G) Natalie Scofield 1, (NV) Sandy Vaughn 8.