February 2, 2011
Field Hockey to Host Alumnae Game
SWARTHMORE, PA - The Swarthmore Field Hockey team will hold its Alumnae Game on Sunday, April 17 at 11:00 am at Clothier Field.
December 1, 2010
Six Swarthmore Student-Athletes Named to Centennial Conference All-Sportsmanship Team
Lancaster, Pa. - Six Swarthmore student-athletes have been named to the 2010 Fall All-Centennial Sportsmanship Team, the Conference announced on Wednesday morning. The Centennial Conference Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) established the All-Sportsmanship team in 2007. Each team elected a member from their squad who displayed good sportsmanship throughout the season to be selected to the All-Centennial sportsmanship team.
November 15, 2010
36 Swarthmore Student-Athletes Named to Centennial Conference Fall Academic Honor Roll
LANCASTER, Pa. -- 36 Swarthmore College student-athletes have been named to the Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll for the 2010 fall season, the Conference announced on Friday. The honor roll recognizes athletes' performance both on the field and in the classroom.
November 10, 2010
Sophia Ferguson Named Second-Team All-Centennial Conference
LANCASTER, Pa. - Senior Sophia Ferguson has been named to the Centennial Conference Second Team, the Conference announced Wednesday morning.
October 30, 2010
Field Hockey Drops Season Finale to F&M, 3-1
LANCASTER, Pa. - Senior Sophia Agathis scored her fifth goal of the year in Saturday afternoon’s contest against Franklin & Marshall, but it was not enough to spark the offense as the Garnet (6-12, 3-7) dropped its final game of the 2010 season to the Diplomats by a 3-1 score at F&M’s Tylus Field.
October 27, 2010
Field Hockey Closes Out Home Campaign With Loss to Haverford
Swarthmore, Pa. - Playing her final game at Clothier Field Stadium, senior Sophia Ferguson scored a late second-half goal for the Swarthmore College field hockey team (6-11, 3-6), but visiting Haverford scored four goals in each half en route to the 8-1 victory over the Garnet on a wet Wednesday afternoon.
October 23, 2010
Gettysburg Gets By Field Hockey, 2-1
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - Despite a tenacious attack and gritty goalkeeping from senior Katie Ashmore, the Swarthmore College field hockey teams playoff hopes took hit on Saturday afternoon, as it was defeated by Gettysburg 2-1 from Clothier Field Stadium on Saturday afternoon in front of a huge crowd on hand for Garnet Homecoming Weekend and Senior Day.
October 20, 2010
No. 3 Ursinus Blanks Field Hockey
COLLEGEVILLE, Pa. - Trying to make good on its quest for a 2010 Centennial Conference playoff spot, the Swarthmore Garnet field hockey team (6-9, 3-4) was unable to combat the prolific offensive outpouring showcased by the first-place No. 3 Ursinus Bears (13-1, 8-0) as the Garnet fell, 11-0, on Wednesday evening.
October 16, 2010
Second-Half Rally Falls Short as McDaniel Bests Field Hockey 4-2
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - Senior Sophia Ferguson and sophomore Catie Meador both scored second-half goals for the Swarthmore College field hockey team (6-8, 3-3), but it wasn't enough to a erase a four-goal first half deficit to visiting McDaniel, as the Garnet fell 4-2 on Saturday afternoon from Clothier Field Stadium.
October 13, 2010
Teleky, Jones Lead Field Hockey Past Muhlenberg 3-0
SWARTHMORE, Pa. Sophomore forward Katie Teleky scored two goals in the first half while Nia Jones added a late insurance goal as the Swarthmore College field hockey team (6-7, 3-2) rolled over Muhlenberg (1-10, 1-4) by a 3-0 score on Wednesday afternoon from Clothier Field. For the Garnet, who have won three of four games, the sixth win of the season is the most by any field hockey squad since head coach Lauren Fuchs took over in 2008. The Garnets 3-2 Centennial Conference record marks the first time the team has been above .500 in conference play five or more conference games into the season since 2006, and also equals the most conference victories by any Swarthmore squad since 2007.
October 10, 2010
Field Hockey Tripped Up by Gwynedd-Mercy 4-2
GWYNEDD VALLEY, Pa. - Despite continued production from the ever-more-relevant freshman class, the Swarthmore Garnet field hockey team (5-7, 2-2) could not sufficiently capitalize on ample scoring chances as it fell 4-2 to the Gwynedd-Mercy Griffins (8-5) on Sunday afternoon.
October 9, 2010
Second-Half Goals Propel Field Hockey Past Dickinson, 2-1
CARLISLE, Pa. - A pair of second-half goals from a pair of freshmen - Aarti Rao and Nia Jones - helped the Swarthmore College field hockey team (5-6, 2-2) rally past Dickinson 2-1 on Saturday afternoon at Biddle Field on Dickinsons campus.
October 6, 2010
Trio of Goal Scorers Leads Field Hockey Past Arcadia, 3-2
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - Sophomore Sophia Agathis smashed the game-winning goal from the top of the circle in the 56th minute, while sophomore Catie Meador and freshman Nia Jones added first-half goals as the Swarthmore College field hockey team (4-6, 1-2) held off Arcadia for the 3-2 victory on Wednesday afternoon from Clothier Field Stadium.
September 28, 2010
Shorewomen Navigate Past Garnet 5-1
CHESTERTOWN, MD - Impressive defense and an explosive Washington College (5-3, 3-0 CC) offense would prove to be too much for the Swarthmore field hockey team (3-6, 1-2 CC), as the Garnet fell to the Shorewomen 5-1 on Tuesday afternoon at Roy Kirby Jr. Stadium.
September 25, 2010
Swat Field Hockey Falls to Johns Hopkins 5-2
BALTIMORE - Senior goalkeeper Katie Ashmore would stop 13 shots in goal for the Swarthmore field hockey team (3-5, 1-1 CC) but the host Blue Jays (3-4, 1-1 CC) would still manage to put five in the back of the net to top the Garnet on Saturday afternoon at Homewood Field.
September 22, 2010
Garnet Field Hockey Routs Bryn Mawr 15-0
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - The Swarthmore field hockey team (3-4, 1-0) put on a show on Wednesday evening, dominating the visiting Bryn Mawr Owls by a score of 15-0 from Clothier Field Stadium.
September 19, 2010
Drew Edges Garnet Field Hockey 1-0
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - A goal from Drew's Jessica Johnson in the 12th minute of play would prove to be the difference as the Rangers (5-1) held on for the 1-0 victory over the Swarthmore College field hockey team (2-4) on Sunday afternoon.
September 18, 2010
Field Hockey Fights Hard, But Falls to No. 14 Eastern 2-0
SWARTHMORE, Pa. The Swarthmore field hockey team (2-3) suffered a tough loss to the No. 14 Eastern Eagles (5-1) in a defensive 2-0 battle on Saturday afternoon from Clothier field.
September 11, 2010
Late Widener Goal Hands Field Hockey First Loss of the Season, 2-1
CHESTER, Pa. - Widener's Brittany Creighton scored her second goal of the game in the 67th minute of play, breaking a 1-1 tie to give the Pride a 2-1 victory over the Swarthmore College field hockey team (2-1) on Saturday afternoon. The loss is the Garnet's first of the 2010 season.
September 8, 2010
Field Hockey Delivers in the Clutch, Defeats Richard Stockton 2-1 in Penalty Strokes
POMONA, N.J. - The Swarthmore College field hockey team finished 4-for-4 in penalty strokes following two scoreless overtime periods, as the Garnet (2-0) prevailed over homestanding Richard Stockton 2-1 (2 OT) on Wednesday afternoon. Sophomore Catie Meador, sophomore Julia Tallarico , senior Devon Novotnak and finally senior Sophia Ferguson all converted their penalty strokes following the second overtime period while the Osprey could only connect on 1-of-4, leaving the Garnet with the thrilling victory.
September 7, 2010
Ferguson, Ranshous Earn Centennial Conference Player of the Week Honors
LANCASTER, Pa. - The Swarthmore College field hockey team took home both the Centennial Conference offensive and defensive player of the week awards, the Conference announced Monday. Senior forward Sophia Ferguson took the offensive honor, while sophomore defender Alison Ranshous claimed the defensive award.
September 4, 2010
Ferguson Leads Garnet Field Hockey to Decisive 5-0 Victory in Season Opener
SWARTHMORE, PA - Senior Sophia Ferguson scored three times and recorded an assist while sophomores Taryn Colonnese and Sophia Agathis each added a goal as the Swarthmore Garnet field hockey (1-0) team defeated the Immaculata Mighty Macs (0-2) 5-0 in their first game of the season on Saturday morning at Clothier Field.
August 24, 2010
2010 Field Hockey Season Preview
SWARTHMORE, Pa. - With the return of its top four scorers from last season, a talented crop of underclassmen and a veteran core of five seniors, the Swarthmore College Field Hockey will look to build on last seasons improvement and make some noise in the Centennial Conference.