BIDDEFORD, Maine – After falling behind on an early second-half goal, No.19 University of New England scored twice in the final 14 minutes to overcome Saint Joseph's College (Maine) for a 2-1 victory in the First Round of the 2017 NCAA Division III Field Hockey Championship on Wednesday evening (Nov. 8) at the Big Blue Turf.
Game recap courtesy of the University of New England Sports Information Department.
2017 NCAA DIVISION III FIELD HOCKEY TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE
NCAA First Round – Wednesday, Nov. 8
Hosted by University of New England
No. 19 University of New England def. St. Joseph's (Maine), 2-1 | BOX
NCAA Second Round – Saturday, Nov. 11
Hosted by Middlebury
No. 19 University of New England at No. 2 Middlebury, 11 a.m.
No. 14 Rochester vs. Husson, 2 p.m.
ABOUT THE COMMONWEALTH COAST CONFERENCE
The Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC), founded in 1984, is an NCAA Division III athletic conference comprised of ten full member and four associate member institutions throughout the New England region. Its membership aims to provide student-athletes with a positive experience in their pursuit of excellence through high academic standards, quality competition, and a meaningful student life. The conference administers championships in 18 intercollegiate sports.