Club Sports Results: Week of Sep 19th
Posted: September 28, 2016 at 1:22 pm
Mason Club Sports
Results from the Week of Sep.19th
Ice Hockey- Ice Hockey kicked off their season at the Chilled Ponds Tournament in Chesapeake, VA. Mason dominated PSU Brandywine winning 12-0 on Saturday and lost 8-7 in overtime vs CNU. Ice Hockey looks forward to hosting their first home matches of the season this weekend against Maryland (10/1 @ 9pm) and Alvernia (10/2 @ 12:10pm).
Field Hockey- Field Hockey traveled to W&M this past weekend for a round robin. In their first game they tied 2-2 and the second game was a close battle ending with W&M on top (2-4 L). Yu Lee, Shannon Lobb, Rachel Gist, and Shannon Violetti had goals for Mason. Field Hockey hopes to redeem themselves this weekend as they face off against Loyola University (10/1 @ Loyola).
M. Soccer- Men’s Club Soccer came to compete this past weekend! After hosting two tough games last weekend they came into this weekend with hopes of redeeming themselves on their home turf. Saturday, they put up a great fight against GWU and came up just short ending the game (1-0 L). However, Sunday, the team took on Mary Washington University and piled 4 goals in the back of the net to pick up their 2nd win of the season (4-2 W)! Men’s Club Soccer will host Georgetown this Saturday at home.
W. Soccer- Women’s Club Soccer continues to rack up wins! The team competed against UMBC this past Saturday and beat the Retrievers 4-1 (W). Rhiannon Smith led the team in goals this weekend (2), followed by Leslie Flores (1) and Katy Wildeus (1).
Football- Club Football opened their season this weekend vs Ohio State. The team started off solid; Mason’s defense punished the Buckeyes offense and looked to be a well matched opponent. However, costly turnovers would prove to be the dagger for the team. Mason’s captain stated “The Mason team never stopped fighting through the adversity, and showed great sportsmanship regardless of the score.” Club Football hopes to redeem themselves this weekend as they host their first home game of the season vs Williamson College of The Trades (10/1 @ 1pm).
W. Ultimate- Women’s Ultimate Frisbee opened their season with a BANG this weekend with a round robin at Towson University! The club team went 3-1 with wins over Towson (11-4), UMBC (12-3), and American (13-5). Their only loss of the day was against American (6-8), however their second game against American proved they were the better team. Captain Rebecca Curtis was quoted, “This was our first tournament of the season and it could not have gone better. Our rookies are INCREDIBLE. We cannot wait to see what the rest of the season has in store for us.”
W. Rugby- Women’s Rugby avenged themselves this past weekend as they beat Catholic University 43-10!
Baseball- Club Baseball also opened their season this weekend at the State College Classic Tournament in State College, PA. The team played University of Pittsburgh (2-12 L), West Virginia University (0-4 L), and University of Maryland (0-5 L). Although the team did not come out of this weekend with any wins they hope to put this weekend under their belt and prepare themselves for their next games on Oct.15th. It was noted that David Mathis had a .625 batting average after all 3 games with 5 hits in 8 ABS. Also, Terry Peterson pitched a complete game in the loss against WVU and collected 6 strikeouts.
Running- Running Club competed at the Cavalier Invitational this past weekend. Keaton Cintorino, Tirik Ford, and Thomas Washington all ran personal bests in the 8K.
Softball- Club Softball hosted John Hopkins University in a three game series this past Saturday. Mason prevailed over Hopkins and went 2-1. Game 1 (5-4 W), Game 2 (4-12 L), Game 3 (8-7 W). The team took game 3 thanks to a base hit by freshmen, Karmen Caylor, to score captain, Susan Murphy for the walk off.