2016 Field Hockey News

  • 2016 Field Hockey Year In Review
    April 11, 2017
    Under the direction of 19th-year head coach Andy Whitcomb, the Mount Holyoke College field hockey team once again established itself among the best in the NEWMAC, returning to the conference tournament for the 18th straight season.
  • Field Hockey Among Division III Leaders in Academic Success
    March 15, 2017
    The Mount Holyoke College field hockey team has been recognized by the 2016 ZAG Field Hockey/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) as one of the top five academic teams in Division III.
  • Ruvimbo Mushavi Named to NFHCA Division III All-America Third Team
    December 06, 2016
    The 2016 Longstreth/NFHCA Division III All-America Teams have been announced and Mount Holyoke College student-athlete Ruvimbo Mushavi was recognized.
  • Three From Field Hockey Named To All-Region Teams
    November 29, 2016
    The 2016 Longstreth/NFHCA Division III All-Region Teams have been announced and three Mount Holyoke College student-athletes were recognized on the All-New England East Region squad.
  • Five Named to NEWMAC Fall All-Sportsmanship Teams
    November 11, 2016
    The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) has announced its year-end honors and five Mount Holyoke College student-athletes were named to the conference’s All-Sportsmanship Team.
  • Field Hockey Places Three on All-Conference Teams
    November 08, 2016
    The NEWMAC Field Hockey All-Conference Teams have been announced and Mount Holyoke College saw three student-athletes recognized.
  • Lyons Concludes 2016 Season In NEWMAC Semifinals
    November 05, 2016
    Sophomore Catherine Gilman (Cohasset, Mass.) scored the only goal of the match midway through the first half to send top-seeded and ninth-ranked Babson College past fifth-seeded Mount Holyoke College, 1-0, in a New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) field hockey Tournament semifinal on Saturday at MacDowell Field.
  • Field Hockey Duo Selected to Play in NFHCA Division III Senior Game
    November 03, 2016
    The 2016 Victory Sports Tours/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III Senior Game roster has been announced and Mount Holyoke College student-athletes Liz DiCesare and Ruvimbo Mushavi were among 60 participants selected for this year’s event.
  • Braz's 2OT Winner Lifts Lyons Past Wellesley; Advance to NEWMAC Semifinals
    November 01, 2016
    Mount Holyoke College junior Kaitlin Braz scored the game-winning goal with 11:11 remaining in the second overtime period to send the fifth-seeded Lyons to a 2-1 victory over fourth-seeded Wellesley College in the quarterfinals of the NEWMAC Field Hockey Championship on Tuesday afternoon.
  • Field Hockey Concludes Regular Season With 4-0 Win at Wheaton
    October 29, 2016
    Powered by a three-goal second half, the Mount Holyoke College field hockey team concluded its 2016 regular season in fine fashion, besting Wheaton College by a 4-0 margin in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Saturday afternoon.
  • Field Hockey Powers Past Westfield State, 3-2
    October 26, 2016
    Senior forward Charlotte Wagner tallied a pair of goals to lead the Mount Holyoke College to a 3-2 win over Westfield State University on Wednesday evening.
  • Field Hockey Falls to MIT 2-0 in NEWMAC Action
    October 22, 2016
    Aided by a goal in each half, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology field hockey team posted a 2-0 victory over Mount Holyoke College in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Saturday afternoon.
  • Field Hockey Tops Western New England, 4-1
    October 20, 2016
    The Mount Holyoke College field hockey team grabbed a 4-1 victory at Western New England University on Thursday in non-conference action at Golden Bear Stadium.
  • Field Hockey Rallies to 3-2 Win at WPI
    October 18, 2016
    Sophie Perekslis and Charlotte Wagner connected on a pair of second half goals as Mount Holyoke rallied from a 2-0 halftime deficit to defeat host WPI 3-2 in a NEWMAC field hockey contest played late Tuesday afternoon.
  • Field Hockey Falls to #8 Babson
    October 15, 2016
    The Lyons shouldered a 3-0 loss to #8 Babson on Saturday in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on the road.
  • Wagner Lifts Field Hockey To 1-0 OT Win Over Simmons
    October 12, 2016
    Senior forward Charlotte Wagner scored at 7:50 of the first overtime to lift the Mount Holyoke College field hockey team to a 1-0 win over Simmons College in non-conference action on Wednesday evening.
  • Field Hockey Clips Springfield, 2-1 in NEWMAC Action
    October 08, 2016
    Junior midfielder Kathryn Rawson tipped in a shot with 1:01 remaining and the Mount Holyoke College field hockey team hung on for a 2-1 victory over Springfield College in New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Saturday.
  • Newsham Lifts Field Hockey to 3-2 Victory Over Smith
    October 04, 2016
    Sophomore midfielder Colby Newsham nailed a penalty stroke with no time remaining to lift Mount Holyoke College College past Smith College, 3-2 in NEWMAC field hockey action on Tuesday evening.
  • Field Hockey's Wagner Earns NEWMAC Weekly Recognition
    October 03, 2016
    The NEWMAC has announced its weekly awards and Mount Holyoke College student-athlete Charlotte Wagner was recognized.
  • Perekslis & Wagner Power Field Hockey Past Clark, 5-1
    October 01, 2016
    Powered by a four-goal first half effort, the Mount Holyoke College field hockey team bested Clark University, 5-1 in NEWMAC action on Saturday afternoon.
  • Field Hockey Edged by #14 Wellesley, 1-0 in OT
    September 24, 2016
    The Lyons played a tough game against #14 Wellesley, but ultimately fell 1-0 in overtime to the Blue in NEWMAC action on Saturday.
  • Field Hockey Powers Past Wesleyan, 4-0
    September 21, 2016
    Backed by goals from four different scorers, the Mount Holyoke College field hockey team shutout Wesleyan University, 4-0 in non-conference action on Wednesday.
  • Field Hockey Rallies Past Thomas, 2-1
    September 17, 2016
    Powered by a pair of second half tallies, the Mount Holyoke College field hockey team defeated Thomas College, 2-1 in non-conference action on Saturday.
  • Field Hockey Falls to Williams 3-0 in Non-Conference Action
    September 14, 2016
    Williams College broke open a scoreless contest with three second half tallies to best Mount Holyoke College, 3-0 in non-conference action on Wednesday evening.
  • #20 Field Hockey Opens Home Slate With 6-2 Win Over Spartans
    September 10, 2016
    Senior forward Charlotte Wagner scored a game-best three goals to lead the Mount Holyoke College field hockey team to a 6-2 victory over Castleton University on Saturday afternoon.
  • #20 Field Hockey Edged by #15 Amherst, 4-3
    September 08, 2016
    A two-goal second half comeback fell short on Thursday evening as the #20 Lyons shouldered a 4-3 loss to #15 Amherst.
  • #20 Field Hockey Falls to RPI, 3-2 in 2016 Opener
    September 03, 2016
    The Lyons suffered a 3-2 loss to RPI in Saturday's match in Troy, N.Y. MHC slips to 1-0 on the season.
  • Field Hockey Opens 2016 Ranked #20 in the Nation
    August 31, 2016
    The National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) has announced its Penn Monto/Division III Coaches Preseason Poll and the Mount Holyoke College field hockey team was selected once again.
  • Mount Holyoke to Honor Laura Murphy '15
    August 24, 2016
    The Mount Holyoke College community will come together this fall to honor the life of former student-athlete and graduate Laura Murphy, who was tragically killed in a car accident this summer.
  • Field Hockey Picked as NEWMAC Favorites
    August 23, 2016
    The New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) has released its field hockey preseason coaches poll and Mount Holyoke College was picked to finish first.