Field Hockey Puts on Strong Performance in Victory

Saturday, September 25, 2021
Bridget Ahlgren ’22

Mercersburg’s field hockey team put a lot of great pieces together in a 6-0 shutout of host Madeira September 25 in a game that was part of the multisport M Cup competition. in McLean, VA.

Kelly Powell ’22 scored three goals and added an assist, and fellow senior Bridget Ahlgren ’22 tallied two goals and three assists to help the Blue Storm (2-2 overall) collect its second win in less than 24 hours. (Mercersburg beat St. James on September 24 at home before heading to Virginia early Saturday morning). Hailey Chepren ’23 added a goal for Mercersburg.

The Storm defense kept the Snails off the board with six clutch saves by goalie Zareena Sorho ’23 and additional backfield help from Liza Webb ’23 and Emily Heuer ’24.

Mercersburg visits Southern Huntingdon High School in its next matchup Saturday, October 2, at 11 a.m. in Three Springs, PA.