Field Hockey Shuts Out Oswego, 5-0

OSWEGO, N.Y. - SUNY Geneseo senior forward Gabriella Clare tallied two goals and one assist to lead the Knights to a 5-0 victory against Oswego in State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) play, Saturday.

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Clare opened scoring with a short goal in the 23rd minute after receiving a pass from sophomore midfielder Jordan Penkitis.
  • Less than four minutes later, senior defender Lydia Volpe scored Geneseo's second goal one yard from the goal line.
  • With 32:08 on the second-half clock senior midfielder Tess Necaise grabbed a rebound to score an unassisted goal.
  • Just over two minutes later Clare notched her second goal of the afternoon to advance the Knights' lead to 4-0.
  • With nearly five minutes left in the contest, Penkitis added a goal shot from the top of the circle.

QUICK FACTS

  • Geneseo (6-3-0, 3-0-0 SUNYAC) outshot Oswego (4-4-1, 1-2-0 SUNYAC), 33-0, with a 20-0 advantage in penalty corners.
  • The Knights' have held their last four opponents without a penalty corner.
  • Necaise scored her first goal on the season.
  • Clare scored two goals for the third-consecutive outing for her 12th multiple-goal game overall.

WHAT'S NEXT?

Geneseo returns home to face Houghton on Wednesday (Oct. 3) at 7:00 p.m.