Eagles Drop 2-0 Decision against #2 Messiah

Goalie Kylie Edwards totaled six saves.

HUNTINGDON, Pa.- The Juniata field hockey team fell to No. 2 Messiah with a final score of 2-0, Wednesday evening.

The Eagles defense fought hard limiting the Falcons to two goals. Kylie Edwards (Danville, Pa. / Danville) totaled six saves for Juniata. 

The teams went scoreless in the first half. Five minutes into the second half Messiah scored their first goal of the game after a previous shot and a save by Edwards. With no time left on the clock, Messiah was awarded a penalty corner and scored the final goal of the game. 

Messiah out shot Juniata 10-0 and held an edge on the Eagles in corners 11-2. 

Juniata will travel to Spooky Nook in Manheim, Pa. on Saturday to face No. 11 University of Rochester at 2:00PM.