Open season for Shenendehowa in season-opening win over Columbia

Sports

Clifton Park, N.Y. — Sectional runner-ups Shenendehowa kicked off their field hockey season with a celebration of their seniors Wednesday night, and they followed that with an impressive win.

The Plainsmen wasted no time lighting up the scoreboard, as senior forward Rachel Sterle scored for Shen with just three and a half minutes off the clock in the opening quarter. From there they began to pour it on.

Senior midfielder Sydney Reinisch added a goal in the first quarter and another in the second half while juniors Kelly Westervelt and Hannah Merritt added three more goals as Shen cruised to a 6-0 season-opening win.

Shen now heads to Shaker Friday looking to continue their strong start to the season as Columbia will play at Guilderland next Wednesday.

More Sports News

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Local Sports

More Local Sports

NBA Stats

Click Below to set up your cable box

Download our news app

App Store Link
Google Play Link
Early Voting Locations

Coronavirus Outbreak

More Coronavirus Outbreak

Classroom Progress Report

More Classroom Progress Report