Bentley Edges Franklin Pierce, 1-0
WALTHAM, Mass. (October 26, 2002) -
Sophomore Kerry Kopec netted the game winning goal off of a penalty
corner at the 25:55 mark of the second half to lift Bentley College
past Franklin Pierce, 1-0, in Northeast-10 Conference field hockey
action this afternoon.
Junior Kara Bouvier and sophomore Jenn Walker assisted on Kopec's game winner.
Senior goalkeeper Kasey McClements (Ashland, Mass./Ashland) held off the Bentley attack as the Falcons recorded 25 shots on net.
McClements recorded a season-high 26 saves despite the loss. Bentley goalkeeper, Liz Novis (Watertown, Mass./Watertown) did not register a save in the shutout win.
Franklin Pierce ends the 2002 season with a 4-10 record overall, 4-6 in the Northeast-10. Bentley (13-4, 7-3 NE-10) next will compete on Wednesday, October 30 in the Northeast-10 Conference Tournament first round.