FREDERICK, Md. - With less than six minutes to play, Jayden Barrick sent a ball off the back of the cage to give Hood College a 1-0 win over visiting Cedar Crest.
Inside the Box Score
- In addition to Barrick's goal, Allison Mori had a defensive save.
- Hailey Poisal made seven saves to pick up her third shutout of the season.
- Briefly playing down two players due to injuries and a green card in the 65th minute, Barrick weaved through the Falcon defense inside the circled and sent a lunging strike into the goal to break a scoreless tie. It was her third goal of the season.
- One of Cedar Crest's best chances came in the 13th minute. Rachel Bechtel sent the ball toward the far post and Mori knocked it away to preserve the scoreless tie.
- Hood improved to 3-7 on the season, with all three wins coming via shutout.
- Cedar Crest fell to 4-5.
- Emma Ryan had one save for the Falcons.
The Blazers host Alvernia, ranked 18th in Division III by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association, on Saturday, October 8 at 1 p.m.