Leicester, Mass. - The Clark University field
hockey team got two second half goals to top Anna Maria College 2-0
at AMCATS Field on Tuesday night. The Cougars evened their record
to 3-3 with the win, while the AMCATS dropped to 1-7 with the
The Cougars controlled the action for much of the first half, outshooting the AMCATS 8-2 with a 9-0 advantage in corners. Still, Clark was unable to get anything past AMC goaltender Allyssa Boykin (Worcester, Mass.) who made seven saves in the first half alone, and 13 total on the day.
Clark continued to apply the pressure in the second half and finally broke through when freshman Mel Melkonian (Worcester, Mass.) scored an unassisted goal in the 47th minute.
Just over six minutes later the Cougars were back at it again, as senior Chelsea Proulx (Franklin, N.H.) took a short feed from sophomore Meghan Lennon (Charlton, Mass.) in front of the net and scored the second goal of the game.
Clark held on for the 2-0 victory while outshooting the AMCATS 17-4 with a 16-0 edge in corners.
The Cougars will be back in action on Saturday, traveling to face WPI on the road at 1:00 p.m.
May 26, 2010 Melkonian Featured In Sports Illustrated
March 26, 2010 Eight Cougars Honored For Academics
November 17, 2009 More Honors For Blake, Melkonian
November 9, 2009 Three Of A Kind - Trio Named All-Conference
October 31, 2009 No. 6 Mount Holyoke Stuns No. 3 Clark, 2-0
October 29, 2009 Cougars End Regular Season With A Bang
October 24, 2009 Stars Shine In Key NEWMAC Win
October 20, 2009 Cougars Stopped By Mount Holyoke, 3-2
October 10, 2009 Cougars Come Up Short To Beavers
October 6, 2009 Finally! Cougars Knock Of NEWMAC Power Springfield, 2-1
September 29, 2009 Cougars Take Down Anna Maria, 2-0
September 18, 2009 Telegram & Gazette: Clark Athlete's Trip To Africa Is No Game
September 12, 2009 Dynamic Duo Leads Charge In 5-0 Win Over Becker
September 5, 2009 New England College Stymies Cougars, 2-1
September 3, 2009 Welcome Back! -- Blake Nets Three Goals In 4-1 Win