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Hudson field hockey team falls to Shaker Heights

Published: October 10, 2016 8:44 PM
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The host Hudson field hockey team lost to Shaker Heights 2-1 Oct. 10 at Scott Malson Field.

With the loss, the Lady Explorers dropped to 7-2-1 in the Northeast Ohio Field Hockey League.

The Lady Red Raiders (10-4, 10-1) finished second. Magnificat, which beat Shaker Heights and tied Hudson 3-3 earlier in the season, has zero losses in the NEOFHL.

The Lady Red Raiders controlled possession much of the way, but the Lady Explorers (9-4-1) had a 1-0 lead when senior Sarah Keller scored with 25 minutes, 10 seconds remaining in the first half.

It stayed that way until the final 16 minutes of the match.

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That's when freshman forward Lora Clarke took over.

She tied the match with 15:42 left and then scored the game-winning goal on a cross by senior forward Haley Brady with 52.1 seconds remaining.

Shaker had a 17-8 advantage in shots on goal and an 11-5 edge in penalty corners.

Hudson junior goalie Kelsey Lowman made 14 saves and Lady Red Raiders' senior goalie Kandyce Graham finished with six saves.

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