Akron, Barker post field hockey wins

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 20 September 2016 at 8:36 pm

Defending champion Akron blanked visiting Medina 5-0 this afternoon to stay perfect at 5-0 in Niagara-Orleans League field hockey competition.

Abby Stone scored 3 goals and Heather Cummings 2 to set the pace for Akron which led 3-0 at the half.

The loss drops Medina to 1-4.

Barker bested Wilson 2-0 to move into a tie with idle Roy-Hart for second place at 4-1.

Katrina Clare scored what proved to be the game winner for Barker late in the first half and Jillian Moeller added an insurance tally late in the second half.

Cara Fox earned the shutout in goal.

Wilson drops to 1-3.

In the other game, Newfane (1-5) downed Kenmore (1-4) 3-1.