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Cassidy scores 10th goal, Whitmyer has 15 stops in setback

WATERVILLE, Maine -- Riley Whitmyer made 15 saves and Georgia Cassidy scored her 10th goal of the season, but fifth-ranked Bowdoin College pulled away in the second half for a 4-1 NESCAC win over Colby College on Sunday at Bill Alfond Field.
 
The Mules are 6-5 overall and 2-5 in the conference, while Bowdoin moves to 9-2 and 4-2 in the league.
 
Game highlights
* Elizabeth Bennewitz scored off a penalty corner to give the Polar Bears the lone goal of the opening half at 18:25.
 
* The Polar Bears scored two goals in a span of about three minutes to go ahead 3-0 in the second half.
 
* Elizabeth Growney closed out the scoring for the Polar Bears at 58:16.
 
* Cassidy scored from in front after a nice cross from Emily Hogan with 5:49 to go.
 
By the numbers.
* Whitmyer (pictured) made 10 of her 15 saves in the second half.
 
* Maddie Ferrucci finished with six saves for Bowdoin.
 
Next up
* Colby plays at Amherst College on Saturday at 11 a.m.
 
Box score
Field hockey tops Camels, 2-1
September 23, 2018 Field hockey tops Camels, 2-1