Bernier Logs Hat-Trick as Becker Field Hockey Downs Dean, 10-0

Bernier Logs Hat-Trick as Becker Field Hockey Downs Dean, 10-0

FRANKLIN, Mass. – Katherine Bernier (Dudley, Mass.) logged a hat-trick as the Becker College field hockey team shutout Dean 10-0 on Saturday in a New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) matchup at Grant Field.

 

THE BASICS

October 21, 2018
Grant Field
Score: Becker 10, Dean 0
Records: Becker (6-8, 3-1 NECC) | Dean (1-11, 0-5 NECC)

 

FIRST HALF

Bernier began the scoring for Becker with a tally in the 14th minute on a helper from Lauren Niemann (Bay Shore, N.Y.).  Alexis Keohane (North Brookfield, Mass.) scored the second on an assist from Emily Iacovelli (Northbridge, Mass.) a minute later, and then Niemann found the back of the net herself on a goal in the 23rd minute.  Amy Cooper (Monument, Colo.) wrapped up the half with a goal in the 29th minute to head into the half ahead 4-0.

 

SECOND HALF

The second half featured two additional goals for Bernier (46th and 65th minutes), and a second tally from both Cooper (47th minute) and Niemann (50th minute).  Jazmye Rodriguez (Fitchburg, Mass.) and Iacovelli each recorded a goal in the frame. The six second half goals gave the Hawks a 10-0 league win.

 

INSIDE THE NUMBERS

  • Bernier logged a hat-trick (three goals) on the occasion.
  • Cooper and Niemann both finished the game with two goals and one assist.
  • Iacovelli recorded one goal and two assists.
  • Becker's defense did not allow one Bulldog shot throughout the entirety of the game.
  • Hawk's rookie netminder, Victoria Pilpel (Germantown, Md.) earned the shutout, while Dean's Katlyn Conforti (Warwick, R.I.) suffered the loss in a 10-save performance (50% save percentage).
  • Becker recorded 20 shots and 19 penalty corners on the day.
  • This marks Becker's third consecutive shutout.

 

UP NEXT

Becker returns home on Tuesday (Oct. 23) as they host Elms on Senior Day. The Senior Day ceremony will begin at 3:50 p.m. The game will follow at 4 p.m.

 

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