2016 Springfield College Field Hockey News

  • Field Hockey Registers Second-Best GPA in Division III; 18 Named to National Academic Squad
    March 22, 2017
    Chandler, Ariz. - March 17, 2017 - The Springfield College field hockey program was recognized for its hard work in the classroom by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFCHA) as it earned the ZAG Field Hockey / NFHCA Division III National Academic Team Award for the fifth time in the last seven seasons.
  • Field Hockey to Host Prospect Clinic March 25
    December 13, 2016
    Springfield, Mass. - December 13, 2016 - The Springfield College field hockey team is set to host a prospect clinic for high school-aged female field hockey players. The clinic will be on Saturday, March 25, 2017 from 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Conley Named to Synapse Sports Field Hockey National All-Rookie Team
    December 07, 2016
    Springfield, Mass. - December 7, 2016 - Standout freshman Taylor Conley (Yarmouth Port, Mass.) of the Springfield College field hockey program continues to be recognized for her impressive first season with the Pride, as she was named to the Synapse Sports Field Hockey National All-Rookie Team, announced earlier this week.
  • Stagg Field Offers First-Class Experience For Student-Athletes With New Shaw Sports Turf Field
    December 06, 2016
    Springfield, Mass. - December 6, 2016 – Springfield College’s Amos Alonzo Stagg Field is a proud centerpiece of school pride, but the old and trodden synthetic turf that had been on the field for nine years needed renovating. Decidedly unfit for play in regards to the welfare of the student athletes and other users of the field, Springfield decided to install Shaw Sports Turf.
  • Conley and Kennedy Earn Longstreth/NFHCA All-Region Honors
    November 28, 2016
    Chandler, Ariz. - November 28, 2016 - Springfield College's Taylor Conley (Yarmouth Port, Mass.) and Maggie Kennedy (Clay, N.Y.) were recognized for their impressive seasons, as the duo earned National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) All-Region honors, announced on Monday.
  • Conley Named NEWMAC Field Hockey Rookie of the Year; Kennedy Earns All-Conference Honors
    November 08, 2016
    Boston, Mass. - November 7, 2016 - Springfield College's Taylor Conley (Yarmouth Port, Mass.) and Maggie Kennedy (Clay, N.Y.) were recognized for their impressive seasons, as they each were named to the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) All-Conference team, as announced by the league office on Monday.
  • Field Hockey Drops 4-2 Decision With MIT in NEWMAC Championship Quarterfinals
    November 01, 2016
    Cambridge, Mass. - November 1, 2016 - Junior forward Maggie Kennedy (Clay, N.Y.) notched a pair of goals, but the Springfield College field hockey program suffered a 4-2 loss to MIT in the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Championship Quarterfinals on Tuesday evening at Jack Barry Field.
  • Field Hockey Closes Out Regular Season with 1-0 Win Over WPI
    October 29, 2016
    Springfield, Mass. - October 29, 2016 - A first-half goal from junior forward Maggie Kennedy (Clay, N.Y.) proved to be the only goal the Springfield College field hockey program needed, as the Pride defeated WPI in its regular-season finale on Saturday afternoon at Stagg Field.
  • Field Hockey Rolls Past Salem State, 9-0
    October 25, 2016
    Salem, Mass. - October 25, 2016 - The Springfield College field hockey program picked up its third win in the last four games, as the Pride defeated Salem State, 9-0, on Tuesday afternoon at Alumni Field.
  • Field Hockey Drops 3-1 Decision to Smith College
    October 22, 2016
    Northampton, Mass. - October 22, 2016 - The Springfield College field hockey team fell to Smith College, 3-1, in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Saturday afternoon at the Smith Field Turf.
  • Field Hockey Cruises Past Johnson & Wales, 3-0
    October 20, 2016
    Springfield, Mass. - October 20, 2016 - Holding a 32-4 shot advantage over the course of 70 minutes, the Springfield College field hockey team posted a dominating 3-0 win over Johnson & Wales on Thursday evening at Stagg Field. With the win, the Pride has now won its last two games, and is 7-8 overall.
  • Copponi's Career Day Leads Field Hockey to 3-0 Win Over Clark
    October 18, 2016
    Springfield, Mass. - October 18, 2016 - Freshman forward Belle Copponi (Dover, Mass.) put together an impressive four-point performance to lead the Springfield College field hockey team to a 3-0 win over Clark in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Tuesday afternoon at Stagg field.
  • Field Hockey Drops 2-1 Overtime Decision to Wellesley
    October 15, 2016
    Wellesley, Mass. - October 15, 2016 - The Springfield College field hockey team dropped a 2-1 overtime decision to Wellesley College in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) on Saturday afternoon at the Wellesley Turf Field.
  • Field Hockey Suffers Non-Conference Setback to No. 12 Trinity College
    October 11, 2016
    Hartford, Conn. - October 11, 2016 - The Springfield College field hockey team fell to nationally-ranked Trinity College, 8-2, on Tuesday night in Hartford. With the loss, the Pride is now 5-7 on the year, while the Bantams, which were ranked No. 12 in the latest National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) National Rankings, improves to 9-2 overall.
  • Late Goal Lifts Mount Holyoke Past Field Hockey, 2-1
    October 08, 2016
    South Hadley, Mass. - It took a goal with 1:01 remaining in the contest for Mount Holyoke to defeat the Springfield College field hockey program, as the reigning New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC)-champion Lyons earned a 2-1 victory on Saturday afternoon at the Mount Holyoke College Field Turf.
  • Field Hockey Picks Up First NEWMAC Victory of the Season; Defeats Wheaton, 4-2
    October 01, 2016
    Springfield, Mass. - October 1, 2016 - Another hot start for the Springfield College field hockey team aided the Pride in picking up its first New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) win of the season, a 4-2 victory over league rival Wheaton College, on Saturday afternoon at Stagg Field.
  • Williams Blanks FIeld Hockey
    September 28, 2016
    Williamstown, Mass. - September 28, 2016 - The Springfield College field hockey team was defeated by Williams in a non-conference meeting on Wednesday evening. The Ephs, which improved to 5-3 with the win, scored six goals in the first half and added two in the second for the 8-0 victory.
  • No. 8 Babson College Downs Field Hockey, 2-0
    September 24, 2016
    Springfield, Mass. - September 24, 2016 - Sophomore goalkeeper Emmalie Drake (Pittsford, N.Y.) registered a career-best 16 saves, as the Springfield College field hockey program suffered a 2-0 setback to the Babson College Beavers on Saturday evening at Stagg Field.
  • Late Surge Lifts Field Hockey Past Western New England, 5-3
    September 22, 2016
    Springfield, Mass. - September 22, 2016 - Three goals with under 7:18 to play in the contest led the Springfield College field hockey team to a 5-3 win over cross-town rival Western New England University on Thursday afternoon at Stagg Field.
  • Two Lates Goals Lifts St. Joseph's Past Field Hockey, 4-2
    September 20, 2016
    Springfield, Mass. - September 20, 2016 - Despite an early second-half comeback from the Pride, two late goals benefitted St. Joseph College, as the Springfield College field hockey program dropped a 4-2 decision to the Monks on Tuesday night at Stagg Field.
  • MIT Surges Past Field Hockey, 4-2, In NEWMAC Opener
    September 17, 2016
    Cambridge, Mass. - September 17, 2016 - The Springfield College field hockey team surrendered the first three goals of the second half and had its rally fall short as it was defeated by MIT, 4-2, on Saturday afternoon in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action at Jack Barry Field.
  • Conley's First-Career Hat Trick Leads Field Hockey Past Husson, 5-3
    September 10, 2016
    Springfield, Mass. - September 10, 2016 - Freshman forward Taylor Conley (Yarmouth Port, Mass.) registered her first-career hat trick, as the Springfield College field hockey team hung on for a 5-3 win over Husson on Saturday morning at Stagg Field.
  • Field Hockey Defeated By Keene State, 4-1
    September 08, 2016
    Springfield, Mass. - September 8, 2016 - Senior defender Jamie Raccosta (Hopewell Junction, N.Y.) scored the lone goal for the Pride, as the Springfield College field hockey team was defeated by visiting Keene State College, 4-1, on Thursday evening at Stagg Field.
  • Field Hockey Outlasts Plymouth State, 4-2
    September 04, 2016
    Springfield, Mass. - September 4, 2016 - A five-point performance from junior forward Maggie Kennedy (Clay, N.Y.) helped the Springfield College field hockey team to a 4-2 win over Plymouth State on Sunday afternoon at Stagg Field.
  • Field Hockey Defeats Southern Maine, 2-0, in Season Opener
    September 03, 2016
    Springfield, Mass. - September 3, 2016 - Behind a pair of three-point performances from junior forward Maggie Kennedy (Clay, N.Y.) and freshman Taylor Conley (Yarmouth Port, Mass.), the Springfield College field hockey program cruised to a 2-0 win over Southern Maine to kick off its 2016 season on Saturday at Stagg Field.
  • 2016 Fall Season Set to Kick Off This Upcoming Weekend
    August 31, 2016
    Springfield, Mass. - August, 2016 - The 2016-17 Springfield College athletic seasons are to open on Friday evening and will be in full swing by the weekend.