Sports Update 9/16

Editor’s note: This article was initially published in The Daily Gazette, Swarthmore’s online, daily newspaper founded in Fall 1996. As of Fall 2018, the DG has merged with The Phoenix. See the about page to read more about the DG.

Field Hockey Swarthmore 3, Randolph-Macon 1
Volleyball host Garnet Classic
Stevens Tech 3, Swarthmore 0
Cabrini 3, Swarthmore 2
Men’s Tennis host Swarthmore Invitational

FIELD HOCKEY: Garnet Hold Yellow-Jackets in 3-1 Win
SWARTHMORE, Pa. – Swarthmore (4-1), over-took Randolph-Macon (2-4) Sunday afternoon with a 3-1 score. Forward Natalie Stone ’09 scored off a cross from fellow teammate Rachel Turner. Senior Abbie Fischer received a long cross from Devon Novotnak ’11 to post the second goal for the Garnet. Securing a two-goal lead during the second half, freshman Sara McCabe netted one past the Yellow Jacket goalie.

VOLLEYBALL: Gold named to Garnet Classic All-Tournament Team

SWARTHMORE, Pa. – Senior captain Katherine Gold was selected to the Garnet Classic all-tournament team as the Garnet (3-8) went 1-3 on the weekend. Junior outside hitter Jen Wang had 25 kills while sophomore setter Kearney Bangs added 65 assists in a tough 3-2 loss to Cabrini in a consolation match Sunday afternoon.

MEN’S TENNIS: Greenburg Makes Finals at Swat Invitational

SWARTHMORE, Pa. – Garnet junior Mark Greenburg advanced to the Flight B singles’ final before falling to Delaware’s Sam Barrer 6-3, 6-0 Sunday afternoon.

Upcoming Contests
Women’s Soccer at Albright Tues., Sept. 18 at 7:00 pm
Volleyball hosts Dickinson Wed., Sept. 19 at 7:00 pm
Men’s Soccer hosts Widener Wed., Sept. 19 at 7:00 pm
Field Hockey hosts Elizabethtown Thurs., Sept. 20 at 7:00 pm

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