CALDWELL, NJ – The Summit varsity field hockey team crushed opponent Mount St. Dominic 5-0 on Tuesday afternoon, Oct. 22. The Lady Hilltoppers (9-5-2) took on the Lady Lions (1-12-1) at the Lions home field.
Summit dominated the game, keeping the ball in their offensive end the entire game. After several close shots opportunities, Summit senior Nikki Sharkin was able to capitalize three minutes into the game and had her first of two goals. Other scorers included junior Julia Washburn, sophomore Kendall Codey, and freshman Brooke Daney.
The Lady Lions' goalie, Briana Marcantonio, kept her team in the game with an outstanding 21 saves.
Summit senior captain Abby Beier was enthusiastic about the win. “We had an awesome game,” she said. “It was different playing on a grass field but it was great practice for our county finals at Kean University this Sunday.”
Summit’s record improves to 10-5-2 while Mount St. Dominic falls to 1-13-1.