Camden Completes Perfect CSC-Central Sweep

Posted on Oct 15 2015 - 2:49am by Jeff Pexton

By Jeff Pexton

Camden  –  The Camden Lady Blue Devils Field Hockey Team celebrated senior night on Wednesday, scoring five second half goals to top New Hartford, 8-0, completing a perfect (10-0) regular Season in the Center State Conference – Central Division.

Alyssa Curtis notched her Section III leading 33rd, 34th and 35th goals of the season to lead Camden.

Camden's Alyssa Curtis (21) has raced to the head of goal scorers in Section III

Camden’s Alyssa Curtis (21) has raced to the head of goal scorers in Section III

 

Camden is now (13-2) overall and will conclude its regular season with a non-league tilt at “AA” Fayetteville-Manlius on Saturday.

The Lady Spartans, who finished the regular season at (4-6) in the CSC-Central, held the Lady Devils  to three goals in the first half, despite spending most of it in their own end. New Hartford goalie Rebekah Stolo finished the evening with 9 saves, on 17 shots.

Camden also received a goal and three assist from veteran forward Liz Link, along with 2 goals from Kendra Walker, 2 goals and an assist from Abby Meagher and a goal and two assists from Kendall Keil.

Camden's Delaney Alberico (2) battles New Hartford's Hannah Cooke for a loose ball.

Camden’s Delaney Alberico (2) battles New Hartford’s Hannah Cooke for a loose ball.

 

Camden goalie Tiffany Viale picked up her 8th shutout of the season, stopping 1 New Hartford shot.

Both schools will qualify for the Section III Tournament, which begins on 10/21.

Camden's Leslie Graham follows through on a long pass

Camden’s Leslie Graham follows through on a long pass

 

Camden is the defending Section III Champion, will be a # 1 seed in the tournament and is looking to improve on reaching the NYSPHSAA Sub-Regional a year ago.

Prior to tonight’s game, a big crowd was on hand as Camden said farewell to eleven seniors: Meghan Coughlin, Alyssa Curtis, Morgan Gerber, Leslie Graham, Allison Hanvey, Kendall Keil, Liz Link, Abby Meagher, Lauren Vera, Tiffany Viale and Kendra Walker.