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Katie Reynolds and Oswego Field Hockey Claim Season Opener

OSWEGO, NY (08/31/2018)– The Oswego State field hockey team and Katie Reynolds of Pawling scored three goals in each half to begin its season with a victory over Wells College at home. Oswego has now won its season opener in two of the last three campaigns.

THE BASICS

Final Score: Oswego 6, Wells 1

Location: Laker Turf Stadium – Oswego, N.Y.

Records: Oswego (1-0) | Wells (0-1)

HOW IT HAPPENED

Oswego tallied the game’s first four goals to control the game.

Kathleen Little scored the eventual game-winner at 25:58 off a pass from Lacey Woite.

Little assisted on the Lakers’ first goal, the first of a game-high two from senior Katie Reynolds.

Woite also went on to earn a multiple point outing, scoring Oswego’s final goal.

Alyssa DeMichael recorded her first collegiate goal on a rebound opportunity in the first half.

Sophomore Theresa Glynn notched her first goal of the year and second of her career to make it a 4-0 Oswego advantage.

The Lakers’ defense made it difficult on Wells all afternoon, as goalie Joanna Christman played 50 minutes without seeing a shot-on-goal en route to the win.

Lauren Catalano came into net with slightly more than 20 minutes remaining, making her first-career save.

Oswego had 34 more shots on target than the Express (36-2) while taking 18 more penalty corners (22-4).

WHAT’S NEXT

The Lakers continue their home stand at 12 p.m. on Saturday when they welcome the Houghton College Highlanders to campus.

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