2016 Fitchburg State Field Hockey News

  • Field Hockey Names Five To National Academic Squad
    March 16, 2017
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – The Fitchburg State field hockey team recently earned the 2016 ZAG Field Hockey/ NFHCA Team Academic Award for achieving a cumulative team Grade Point Average of 3.02 as well as having five members named to the 2016 ZAG Field Hockey/ NFHCA Division III National Academic Squad as announced by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) on Thursday morning.
  • Field Hockey Names Four To LEC All-Academic Team
    January 12, 2017
    FITCHBURG, Mass. Junior Emma Polimeni and sophomores Maggie Gallagher, Alanah Pacheco and Molly Richard were recently named to the 2016 Little East Conference Fall All-Academic team as announced by the league office Wednesday afternoon.
  • Fitchburg State Names Four To LEC All-Conference Teams
    November 08, 2016
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – Seniors Nicole Fors, Madeline Hoffman and Erin Morrissey as well as sophomore Molly Richard were selected to the Little East Conference (LEC) All-Conference teams this season as announced by the conference office on Tuesday afternoon.
  • Falcons Edged By Panthers, 2-1
    October 29, 2016
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – The Fitchburg State field hockey team dropped a tough 2-1 decision to the Panthers of Plymouth State University this evening at Elliot Field in Little East Conference Quarterfinal round field hockey action.
  • Fitchburg State Clipped By Roger Williams, 3-2 (2OT)
    October 27, 2016
    BRISTOL, R.I. – The Fitchburg State field hockey team dropped a tough 3-2 double overtime decision to the Hawks of Roger Williams University in non-conference action this evening at Bayside Field.
  • Fitchburg State Downs WPI, 2-1
    October 25, 2016
    WORCESTER, Mass.– Fitchburg State netted a goal early in each half as the Falcons knocked off WPI 2-1 in a non-conference field hockey match-up on Tuesday evening. With the win Fitchburg State ups its record to 13-4 on the season while the Engineers slip to 6-10 overall.
  • Fitchburg State Corners Southern Maine 2-0
    October 22, 2016
    GORHAM, Maine -- Senior Erin Morrissey scored a pair of goals to lead the Fitchburg State University Falcons to a 2-0 win over the University of Southern Maine Huskies in a Little East Conference field hockey game Saturday afternoon at Hannaford Field.
  • Fitchburg State Defeats Castleton, 3-1
    October 20, 2016
    FITCHBURG, Mass. - In their first ever meeting against Castleton University, the Fitchburg State field hockey team registered a 3-1 win over the visiting Spartan in non-conference action this evening at Elliot Field.
  • Fitchburg State Holds Off Anna Maria, 1-0
    October 18, 2016
    PAXTON, Mass. – Fitchburg State sophomore forward Molly Richard netted the game-winning marker at the 42:30 mark as the Falcons defeated Anna Maria, 1-0 in non-conference field hockey action at AMCAT field this afternoon.
  • Falcons’ Soar to Little East Victory on Senior Night
    October 15, 2016
    Fitchburg, Mass. - Fitchburg State University’s sophomore Molly Richard scored her team leading 14th goal to lead the Falcons to a 2-0 shutout over the Salem State University Vikings on Saturday evening at Elliot Field in a Little East Conference (LEC) matchup.
  • Fitchburg State Field Hockey Marches Past Raiders, 4-0
    October 13, 2016
    Fitchburg, Mass. - The Fitchburg State University field hockey team downed the Raiders of Rivier University 4-0 in non-conference action on Thursday evening at Elliot Field. With the win the Falcons improve to 8-4 overall while Rivier slips to 4-9 on the season.
  • Fitchburg State Rallies Past Western Connecticut State, 2-1 (2 OT)
    October 11, 2016
    DANBURY, Conn. – Sophomore forward Molly Richard netted three points on one goal and one assist to propel the Fitchburg State field hockey team to a 2-1 double overtime victory over the Colonials of Western Connecticut State in Little East Conference (LEC) action this evening at the Western Athletic Complex.
  • Fitchburg State Blanked by Worcester State, 3-0
    October 08, 2016
    WORCESTER, Mass. – The Fitchburg State field hockey dropped a tough 3-0 decision to the Lancers of Worcester State in Little East Conference (LEC) action this morning at Coughlin Field in a game with Sterling Cup implications.
  • Fitchburg State Shuts Downs Framingham State, 5-0
    October 01, 2016
    FITCHBURG. Mass – Fitchburg State sophomore forward Molly Richard picked up her third career hat-trick to propel the Falcons field hockey team past the Framingham State Rams, 5-0 in Little East Conference (LEC) this evening at Elliot Field as the Green and Gold hosted it’s fourth annual Play4TheCure game.
  • Fitchburg State Defeats Eastern Connecticut State, 2-1
    September 28, 2016
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – Fitchburg State junior midfielder Bailey Miller collected three points on one goal and an assist as the Falcons defeated Eastern Connecticut State, 2-1 in Little East Conference (LEC) action this evening at Elliot Field.
  • Fitchburg State Upended By Bridgewater State, 3-1
    September 24, 2016
    BRIDGEWATER, Mass. – The Fitchburg State field hockey team was in action this afternoon, dropping a tough 3-1 decision to the Bears of Bridgewater State University in Little East Conference (LEC) action at Swenson Field.
  • Fitchburg State Edged By Westfield State, 4-3
    September 20, 2016
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – Fitchburg State sophomore forward Molly Richard registered five points on two scores and an assist, but the Falcons rally came up just short as Westfield State held on for a 4-3 victory in Little East Conference (LEC) field hockey action this evening at Elliot Field.
  • Fitchburg State Slips Past UMass Dartmouth, 3-2 (OT)
    September 17, 2016
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – Sophomore forward Molly Richard netted the game-winning marker just 1:03 into the overtime period as the Fitchburg State field hockey team defeated UMass Dartmouth, 3-2 in overtime in Little East Conference (LEC) action this morning at Elliot Field.
  • Fitchburg State Blanks Colby-Sawyer, 4-0
    September 13, 2016
    NEW LONDON, N.H. – Sophomore forward Molly Richard tallied five points on two goals and an assist as the Fitchburg State field hockey team defeated Colby-Sawyer, 4-0 in non-conference action this afternoon at the Sally Shaw Veitch Track & Field.
  • Fitchburg State Blanks Plymouth State, 2-0
    September 07, 2016
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – Forwards Casey Noonan and Molly Richard each scored goals for the Falcons, while sophomore goalkeeper Brittany Linane tallied her first shutout of the season in net to help lift the Fitchburg State field hockey to victory in their Little East Conference opener against Plymouth State by the score of 2-0 at Elliot Field.
  • Fitchburg State University seeks consistency from start to finish
    September 04, 2016
    FITCHBURG -- Down the stretch last season, the Fitchburg State University field hockey team showed its true potential. This year, the Falcons want that kind of success from start to finish.
  • Fitchburg State Cruises Past Becker, 5-1
    September 01, 2016
    FITCHBURG, Mass. – The Fitchburg State Falcons Field Hockey team opened their 2016 campaign with their first victory of the season, defeating the visiting Becker College Hawks by the final score of 5-1 with all five of the goals coming during an offensive first-half for the host team. Fitchburg’s defense was flawless in the first-period as the Hawks were unable to get a shot on net.
  • LEC Pre-Season Field Hockey Poll Announced
    August 31, 2016
    PAWTUCKET, R.I. – The Fitchburg State field hockey team was recently ranked tenth in the Little East Conference Pre-Season Coaches Poll as voted upon by the league coaches.