October 12, 2002

Field Hockey Wins Second Straight With 3-1 Victory Over Pacific

Oct. 12, 2002

PROVIDENCE, RI - Junior Laurel Pierpont (Jacksonville, FL) notched a goal and an assist for Brown as the Bears (4-6) defeated Pacific (1-9), 3-1, in a non-league contest Saturday afternoon at Warner Roof.

After over 20 minutes of scoreless action, junior Molly Carleton (Shaker Heights, OH) gave the Bears a 1-0 lead, scoring her fourth goal of the season with 13:13 remaining in the first half.

Brown took a 2-0 lead less than three minutes into the second half when Pierpont connected with senior Ashley Wallace (Avon, CT) on a penalty corner, as Wallace scored what would prove to be the game-winning goal.

The Tigers got on the board with 26:17 remaining, but Pierpont scored her third goal in two games to put the Bears back up by two goals less just 2:26 later.

Sophomore goalie Katie Noe (Simsbury, CT) stopped three shots in net for Brown, Gina Sadler made three saves for the Tigers.

Brown continues action on Wednesday when it hosts Fairfield at 4:00 p.m. on Warner Roof.

Game Summary
PACIFIC 0 1 -- 1
BROWN 1 2 -- 3

Scoring Summary
Team Half Time Goal Assist Score
BROWN 1 13:13 Molly Carleton unassisted 1-0
BROWN 2 32:10 Ashley Wallace Laurel Pierpont 2-0
PACIFIC 2 26:17 Nicolete Weigand unassisted 2-1
BROWN 2 23:51 Laurel Pierpont unassisted 3-1

Shots Inside the Circle: Pacific (10), Brown (11)
Penalty Corners: Pacific (7), Brown (10)

Goalkeeping
PACIFIC: Gina Sadler 70:00 3 saves, 3 goals allowed
BROWN: Katie Noe 70:00 3 saves, 1 goal allowed