Tuesday’s field hockey: Northampton, Amherst play to draw
Northampton and Amherst tied 1-1 Tuesday in Amherst Purchase photo reprints »
Ella Hepner of Amherst, left, and Olivia Cotton of Northampton battle for the ball Tuesday in Amherst. Molly Fleiner-Etheredge is in the background. Purchase photo reprints »
Molly Fleiner-Etheridge of Amherst, left, and Emily Biggs of Northampton go to the ball Tuesday in Amherst. Purchase photo reprints »
Northampton 1, Amherst Regional 1 — Maisy Sylvan converted an Ashlyn Salvage assist midway through the first half as the Hurricanes (1-5-1) earned a point against their rival at home.
Sylvan’s goal was the first allowed by Northampton this season.
The Blue Devils (6-0-1) took a 1-0 lead in the second minute when Olivia Cotton scored from Adrienne Pascucci, but they couldn’t take advantage of 13 corners to find a second tally.
Nadia Squitiero made three saves for Amherst, while Mary Greco had one for Northampton.
Smith Academy 1, Agawam 1 — Danielle Duseau’s goal with 10 minutes left gave the Falcons (3-2-2) a point on the road.
Kelly Ryan assisted on the goal, while Lauren Bradford made 12 saves.