Field hockey: Maryvale defeats Glenelg Country

Still searching for the right combination, Glenelg Country School rearranged its lineup for its IAAM B Conference game against Maryvale Wednesday, Sept. 28. In an effort to boost the offense, the Dragons went to a 4-3-2-1, which resulted in a quick first-half goal by sophomore Hannah Veater off a crosse from sophomore Marissa Burks.

Maryvale responded with two first-half goals and two more in the second half to win, 4-1.

Glenelg Country's Kevyn Jorgenson, Sarah Myers, Nicole Rieu and Amy Keth were strong on defensive corners, breaking up the Maryvale offensive onslaught. Keth and Rieu each recorded a defensive save and keeper Sarah Bates had another testing game, making 22 saves in the loss.

In all, Maryvale had 16 corners.

Goals: M – Lago 2, Darcengelo, Graeft. GCS – Hannah Veater.

Assists: M – Darcengelo, McWhagit. GCS – Marissa Burks.

Saves: M – Lago 2. GCS – Sarah Bates 22.

Halftime: Maryvale, 2-1.

Game to watch, part 1

Howard hosts Mt. Hebron at 3:30 Friday. Both teams are undefeated in county play.

Game to watch, part 2

Oakland Mills hosts Hammond at 3:30 Friday. Each team is looking for its first victory.

Game to watch, part 3

The River Hill at Glenelg game postponed from last week and slated for today, will be played Monday at Glenelg. Game time is 3:30. River Hill is the reigning Class 3A state champion; Glenelg is the reigning Class 2A champion.

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