FARMINGTON, Maine - The Husson University (4-5, 2-1) field hockey team fell to University of Maine at Farmington (7-2, 2-1) on Saturday afternoon by a score of 3-1.
Emma Spahr recorded her third hat trick of the season to lead the Beavers. Spahr's scored her first goal in the 16th minute to put UMF in front 1-0. The Beavers ended the first half exciting fashion scoring with 0:00 time remaining on the clock after earning a penalty corner. Lee-Ann Greenleaf set up Sparh's second goal to close out the half.
Emma Sparh closed out the scoring in the 53rd minute to put the game out of reach with an assist from Nickyia Lovely.
Patty Smith made four saves to earn the win for the Beavers. Kaitlin Dolloff made five saves for the Eagles in the losing effort. Husson held the edge in penalty corners 12-8.
UMF returns to action on Wednesday when they host non-conference rival St. Joseph's College, while the Eagles travel to Clark (Mass.) on Tuesday for a 3:00 p.m. non-conference game.