October 3, 2009

Field Hockey Resumes NEC Schedule At Siena On Sunday, Oct. 4

Quinnipiac University Bobcats (1-8, 0-1 NEC) at
Siena College Saints (2-7, 0-0 NEC)
Sunday, Oct. 4, 2009 - 1 p.m.
Siena Turf Field - Loudonville, N.Y.

All Saints
The Quinnipiac University field hockey team will travel to Loudonville, N.Y. on Sunday, Oct. 4 to take on the Siena College Saints, in a Northeast Conference game set for 1 p.m. start. Quinnipiac is currently 1-8 overall and 0-1 in the NEC following a 4-0 loss to Lock Haven on Friday night. Siena is 2-7 overall and has not played a conference yet. Live stats are available for the game at www.sienasaints.cstv.com.


Scouting Siena College
Siena is 2-7 overall and 0-0 in the NEC with their first conference game of the season against the Bobcats on Sunday. The Saints are led by Lisa Heimerle, who has tallied four goals for nine points in nine games played. Seven different Saints have scored goals, while five have multiple goals entering NEC play. Andrea Caso and Kristin McGorty lead Siena with three assists apiece. In goal, Renee Clavette has played every minute in the cage for the Sainst, posting a .811 save percentage and a 3.10 goals-against average.

All-Time Against The Saints
Quinnipiac has defeated Siena in 13 of the 14 meetings between the two teams since 1999. After winning the first three meetings, Siena won their first, and only, game against Quinnipiac in Hamden on Oct. 15, 2000. Since then, Quinnipiac has won 10 straight. All-time, the Bobcats have outscored the Saints, 52-9, and has allowed just one goal in their last six meetings.

The Proud 400
With five saves against Lock Haven on Friday, Oct. 2, Jenna Grossman became just the third goalkeeper in Quinnipiac history to record 400 saves for her career. The senior goalkeeper, with 402 saves, joins all-time leader Sarah Mathers '02 (557) and Erin McKay '05 (491) in the 400 club.