Mariners Defeat Classical, Move On To State Semifinals
- RHS 3, Classical 2
- Charlotte Boss 2g, 1a; Faythe Schulte 1g, 1a
- Natalie Wilson successfully defended a stroke
Rocky Hill defeated Classical in the RIIL State Quarterfinal matchup. Keeper Taylor Cote recorded 2 saves and Natalie Wilson recorded 4, including one penalty stroke. All three Mariner goals were scored off penalty corners. This victory keeps Rocky Hill alive in the playoffs, heading to LaSalle Academy to face Tollgate on Thursday!
Rocky Hill Scores Big on Senior Day
- RHS 2, Woonsocket 0
- Charlotte Boss, 1g, 1a; Chloe Ponte 1g; Elsa Block 1a
The Mariners pulled off a win in their senior game against conference opponents Woonsocket. Honored before the game were seniors Bri Harter, Jaylene Lanzot, Chloe Ponte, and Faythe Schulte. Both Rocky Hill keepers got in on the action, with Taylor Cote grabbing a save and Natalie Wilson collecting five.
Varsity Field Hockey Blanks Pilgrim
- Mariners won 2-0 against Pilgrim, the highest ranking team in our division
- Faythe Schulte 1 g; Charlotte Boss 1 g; 1 a
The Field Hockey Team won in a captivating game against Pilgrim with seven players putting shots on goal. Natalie Wilson recorded five saves in goal and a shutout. This game was the 5th consecutive win for RHS Varsity Field Hockey this season.
“Momentum is building!” said Coach Fairchild. “Such a great game and full team effort.”
Rocky Hill travels to play Tollgate next Tuesday.
Rocky Hill Defeats Tiverton in Pink Game
- RHS Varsity Field Hockey won against Tiverton 2-1
- Faythe Schulte scored both goals, with an assist from Charlotte Boss on the second.
- Goalkeeper Natalie Wilson recorded five saves.
The Mariners dominated possession in a home league match against Tiverton, ending with a 2-0 win that qualified Rocky Hill for the RIIL D3 Playoffs. The game also was a fundraiser for the Play For More campaign. The Pink Out fundraising event was a huge success thanks to the support from our community!
“It feels great to know we have qualified for post-season play,” said Coach Fairchild. “The team is hitting their stride and we are excited to play again tomorrow.”
Field Hockey hosts Pilgrim tomorrow.
Field Hockey Blanks Cranston East
- 7-0 win over conference opponent Cranston East
- Six Mariners recorded points: Chloe Ponte scored two goals, Eve Weiner scored one goal, Jordan Lanowy assisted one goal, Charlotte Boss scored three goals and assisted one goal, Marianna Meyer scored one goal, Taylor Cote assisted one goal
In a victorious game against Cranston East, the Varsity Field Hockey Team won 7-0! Goalkeepers Taylor Cote and Natalie Wilson both recorded zero saves and shutouts. Taylor Cote also made RHS Field Hockey history by playing in goal during the first half of the game and recording a shutout and then playing field during the second half and recording an assist. Charlotte Boss became the team’s leading goal scorer with overall 15 points.
“This was the first game of a long week of games, so I am pleased we came out so strong and so happy for Marianna to record the first goal of her career,” said Coach Fairchild.
Rocky Hill faces Tiverton at home on Thursday.
Full Team Effort Leads to Late Game Domination
- RHS Field Hockey won against Cranston East, 5-0.
- Eight players recorded points: Jordan Lanowy scored 2 goals, Charlotte Boss scored 1 goal, Sara Laurent scored 1 goal, Chloe Ponte scored 1 goal, Elsa Block assisted 2 goals, Sinead Burnett assisted 1 goal, Faythe Schulte assisted 1 goal, and Eve Weiner assisted 1 goal.
The Varsity Field Hockey Team won in an exciting game against Cranston East with over 20 shots on goal! Both RHS goalkeepers recorded shutouts: Taylor Cote with 4 saves and Natalie Wilson with 2 saves. Grace Starosciak also had her first defensive save of the season.
“What a win! Sara Laurent earned the Anchor of the Game for playmaking and maxing assisted goals,” said Coach Fairchild.
The Mariners return to action on Monday, again versus Cranston East in a make-up game.
Varsity Field Hockey, Lanowy Let Loose on Classical
- The Mariners won 3 – 1.
- Five players recorded points: Jordan Lanowy scored 2 goals, Charlotte Boss scored 1 goal, Faythe Schulte assisted 1 goal, Chloe Ponte assisted 1 goal, and Sara Laurent assisted 1 goal.
The Field Hockey Team had a victorious game against Classical with six different players putting shots on goal. Jaylene Lanzot and Brienne Harter each had a defensive save. Goalkeeper Taylor Cote had 2 saves and a shutout, and Goalkeeper Natalie Wilson recorded 4 saves.
“This was a thrilling offensive win. Jordan Lanowy earned the team’s anchor of the game with outstanding offensive play today,” said Coach Fairchild.
The Mariners return to play on Friday, October 12th.
Block, Schulte, and Weiner Represent Rocky Hill in RIIL All-Star Game
The Rocky Hill Varsity Field Hockey Team was proud to send three players to the All–Star game at Johnson and Wales University on September 29th. Elsa Block, Faythe Schulte, and Eve Weiner played tremendously with the other top players from teams across Rhode Island. Despite hard work and determination, the South team lost to the North team 1-0. Thank you to our fans who came to support our players! Elsa, Faythe, and Eve, we are proud of our all–stars!