SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Scotch Plains-Fanwood field hockey notched perhaps its biggest victory in the three-year history by defeating Westfield in what can only be described as a stunning upset. 

Senior forward Erin Lay scored off a hard shot to give the Raiders a 1-0 lead early in the second half. Later, sophomore Bridget Ennis sealed the 2-0 victory by scoring the second goal off a pass from senior defender Cassidy Novello.

Sophomore goalie Emilia Saccento recorded 8 saves including a penalty stroke. 

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"Westfield is in the division above us and a powerhouse in field hockey," said Coach Allie Neidig in an interview with TAPintoSPF after the game. "We are only in our third year as a varsity program, so to beat them today was a huge milestone for us."

Coach Neidig also credited the play of Cassidy Novello, Erin Lay, Emilia Saccento and Haley Cino in helping to secure the victory on Saturday. is Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s only free daily local news source. Sign up for our free daily eNewsletter and “Like” us on Facebook and twitter @SPF_TAP. Download the free TAPinto App for iPhone or Android.