The Mighty Oaks hosted conference rivals Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Saturday, Sept. 16, and came away with a win. This game was also Senior Day with both programs recognizing a group of tremendous student athletes.
Senior women honored were Lauren Archer, Anna Bishop, Kiki Hilmer, Megan Herbst, Shannon Gordinier, Victoria Field, Maggie Tryon, Giselle Schrieber, Jessie Smith and Natalee Wrege. This senior group won the first Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championship and made three national championship tournament appearances.
The women's team started the day strong with impressive possession and dominating play. They outshot Albany 23 to 5 and netted three goals in the second half.
The goals were scored by freshman Maddie Eggenberger, and seniors Archer and Gordinier. Creating assists were Archer with two and Bishop with one. It was a big win as Albany is a top-ranked USCAA contender.