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Newfane tops Medina in N-O field hockey

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 17 September 2013 at 12:00 am

Photo By Cheryl Wertman – CLOSE QUARTERS: Medina’s Lindsey Hill, right, battles for control of the ball with Newfane’s Morgan Bedford during the Mustangs loss to the Lady Panthers this afternoon at Vets Park.

Regaining the .500 mark at 2-2, Newfane blanked Medina (0-3) 3-0 this afternoon at Vets Park in a Niagara-Orleans League field hockey game.

Newfane built up a 2-0 half-time advantage on goals by Abby Stevenson and Morgan Bedford. Brenna Sheehan tacked on an insurance goal for the Lady Panthers in the second half.

In other N-O action, Barker (3-0) shut-out Wilson (1-2) 4-0 and Akron (2-1) blanked Roy-Hart (0-3) 6-0.

Heather Mason netted two goals for Barker as Morgan Brown and Renee Levy each added one. Olivia Denny had two assists and Caitlin Mason earned the shout-out in goal.

Claudia Stone had two goals and three assists to spark the Akron attack as Victoria Triaga earned the shut-out.