The Saint Michael’s College field hockey team went 2-0 over the course of last week. The Purple Knights beat both opponents 2-0 while facing American International College on Tuesday and Southern Connecticut State University on Saturday in Northeast-10 Conference play.
At American International, senior Jackie Matthews (Auburn, Mass./Auburn) and junior Morgan Johnston (Newburyport, Mass./Newburyport) both scored for the Purple and Gold, while sophomore Anna Hurley (Sandwich, Mass./Sandwich) made one save to register her fourth shutout. First-year Maddie Green (Newburyport, Mass./Newburyport) notched an assist.
Against Southern Connecticut State, senior back Jenna Deschaine (Claremont, N.H./Stevens) notched her sixth goal of the season for the Purple Knights while Green scored her first collegiate goal. Junior Maddy Dobecki (Scarborough, Maine/Scarborough) and first-year Shelagh Fluharty (Fitchburg, Mass./Saint Bernard’s Central Catholic) pitched in assists as Hurley made three saves to register her fifth shutout as she is tied for ninth for program history in single-season shutouts.