MAC Field Hockey Notes

Updated 10/11/1999

MAC Pepsi Player of the Week

Ali Johnstone (Ohio, So., MF, Delta, British Columbia)
Johnstone contributed on every Bobcat goal this weekend as Ohio went 2-0 with wins over Miami and Louisville. The sophomore midfielder had seven points, including three of the four Bobcat goals and one assist. Against Miami, she scored the game-winner 15 seconds into double-overtime, while on Saturday she scored the game-winner nine minutes into regulation against Louisville. Johnstone is currently fourth in the MAC in goals (8), points (27) and assists (11).

Other Nominations for player of the week

Helen Jerden (Kent, Fr., Back, Glasgow, Scotland)
Recorded three goals in a 6-0 victory over Louisville and had an assist in Kent's 5-1 win over Miami.

Cheryl Eglin (CMU, Sr., MF, Wading River, N.Y.)
She scored a goal and had an assist against Richmond. Those three points moved her into second place on Central's career points list.

Sally Northcroft (BSU, Sr., F, Harare, Zimbabwe )
Scored four goals against Central Michigan in 6-1 victory. Scored the game-winner and broke her own school record of goals in one season which now stands at 37 goals.

MAC FIELD HOCKEY NOTEBOOK

 The top three teams in the conference (Ball State, Ohio, Kent) went a combined 5-0 this past weekend, out-scoring their MAC opponents 19-4.

With six regualr-season games remaining, Louisville has already surpassed last year's offensive numbers. The Cardinals have already scored five more goals than last year (23), assisted four more times (19) and totaled 11 more points (55).

Ohio's victory against Miami in double overtime, marked the fifth time in the last six games the Bobcats have gone past regulation. Ohio has also been involved in seven straight games decided by one goal.

Ball State's Sally Northcroft had her tenth multiple-goal game of the year when she scored four goals against Central Michigan.. It was her seventh hat trick of the season and the 19th of her career. She has scored two or more goals in 10 of the 13 Cardinal contests this season, including a school record of seven against American on Sept. 18. Northcroft is the scoring leader in Divsion I this year with 37 goals and 75 points.

Kent out-scored their opponents 11-1 this weekend as senior goalkeeper Janelle Lynch earned her first shut-out of the year in a 6-0 win over Louisville. Freshman back Helen Jerden also scored her first career hat trick against Louisville

Miami's Becky Warwick is now tied for first in career assists at Miami. The senior currently has 24 following her assist this weekend against Ohio. Central Michigan's Cheryl Eglin also continues to climb higher on CMU's points list. She is eight points away from tying the record of 98.

Team Offensive Stats

Offense

GP

G

A

PTS

Ball State

13

49

48

146

Kent

15

55

36

146

Ohio

15

35

27

97

Louisville

14

23

19

65

Miami

12

22

20

64

Central Michigan

11

16

14

46

 

Individual Offensive Stats

Goals

 

 

1.

Sally Northcroft, BSU

37

2.

Maggie Downey, Kent

13

3.

Inge Corten, Kent

11

4.

Lisette Haars, Kent

8

 

Ali Johnstone, Ohio

8

6.

Jennifer Watt, Ohio

6

 

Brianne Tallinger, CMU

6

 

Beth Young, MIA

6

9.

Kari Roche, MIA

5

 

Andrea Pettinato, Ohio

5

 

Susan Sattazahn, UL

5

 

Melissa Lazarevski, CMU

5

 

 

 

Assists

 

 

1.

Kerri Schultz, BSU

24

2.

Jocelyn Teall, BSU

20

3.

Inge Corten, Kent

13

4.

Maggie Downey, Kent

11

 

Ali Johnstone, Ohio

11

6.

Helen Jerden, Kent

6

 

Kim Wickman, Ohio

6

 

Tonya Harrison, UL

6

 

Becky Warwick, MIA

6

10.

Courtney Seyferth, MIA

5

 

 

 

Points

 

 

1.

Sally Northcroft, BSU

75

2.

Maggie Downey, Kent

36

3.

Inge Corten, Kent

35

4.

Ali Johnstone, Ohio

27

5.

Jocelyn Teall, BSU

24

 

Kerri Schoultz, BSU

24

7.

Helen Jerdan, Kent

20

8.

Lisette Haars, Kent

18

9.

Tonya Harrison, UL

14

10.

Brianne Tallinger, CMU

13

 

Team Defensive Stats

Defense

GA

GAA

SV

SV%

SH

Ohio

28

1.90

119

.806

4

Kent

29

2.26

79

.731

1

Ball State

31

2.36

119

.793

1

Louisville

39

2.56

139

.781

2

Miami

25

3.20

80

.761

3

Central Michigan

45

4.66

90

.667

0

 

Goalie Stats

Minutes

1.

Colleen Finn, UL

1047:34

2.

Michelle Hinman, Ohio

992:06

3.

Jen Myers, BSU

908:50

4.

Marie Vaughn, MIA

642:00

5.

Janelle Lynch, Kent

553:00

6.

Jodi Lume, Kent

497:00

7.

Malia Swieconck, CMU

441:31

8.

Janel Spero, CMU

374:47

 

 

 

Goals Against Average

1.

Jodi Lume, Kent

1.83

2.

Michelle Hinman, Ohio

1.90

3.

Janelle Lynch, Kent

2.15

4.

Jen Myers, BSU

2.39

5.

Colleen Finn, UL

2.61

6.

Janel Spero, CMU

3.55

7.

Marie Vaughn, MIA

3.72

8.

Malia Swieconck, CMU

4.12

 

 

 

Saves

1.

Colleen Finn, UL

139

2.

Jen Myers, BSU

119

3.

Michelle Hinman, Ohio

116

4.

Maria Vaughn, MIA

103

5.

Malia Swieconck, CMU

51

6.

Janelle Lynch, Kent

49

7.

Jodi Lume, Kent

37

8.

Janel Spero, CMU

39

 

 

 

Save Percentage

1.

Michelle Hinman, Ohio

.811

2.

Jen Myers, BSU

.793

3.

Colleen Finn, UL

.781

4.

Marie Vaughn, MIA

.758

5.

Janelle Lynch, Kent

.742

6.

Jodi Lume, Kent

.740

7.

Janel Spero, CMU

.672

8.

Malia Swieconck, CMU

.662

 

 

 

Shutouts

1.

Michelle Hinman, Ohio

4

2.

Marie Vaughn, MIA

2.5

3,

Colleen Finn, UL

2

4.

Jen Myers, BSU

1

 

Jodi Lume, Kent

1

 

Janelle Lynch, Kent

1