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Contact: Marci Lippert, Director of Athletic Communications- 610-606-4666 x. 3727
CEDAR CREST FIELD HOCKEY FALLS 4-2 TO PHILADELPHIA BIBLICAL
Langhorne, PA (September 24, 2008) – The Cedar Crest College field hockey team dropped a 4-2 loss to Philadelphia Biblical University in Colonial States Athletic Conference action on Wednesday afternoon.
PBU’s Erin Rohrer and Erica Yordy tallied two goals to put the Crimson Eagles up, 2-0, with less than 10 minutes remaining in the first half. Rohrer then scored her second goal of the contest at the 43rd minute mark to give PBU a 3-0 lead.
Senior Heather Gallagher then tipped a pass from freshman Tara Fikes to help the Falcons cut the lead, 3-1.
PBU answered again when Juanita Crane added a goal in the 66th minute giving the Crimson Eagles a 4-1 lead.
Sophomore Jessica Sanchez then nailed a shot from the right side with three minutes remaining to end the scoring for the contest.
Cedar Crest falls to 2-5 overall (1-1 CSAC), while PBU improves to 2-6 overall (1-1 CSAC).
Cedar Crest will host the College of Notre Dame in CSAC action on Saturday, September 27 at 1:00 p.m.