NA Falls To State College, 1-0
The North Allegheny field hockey team traveled to State College on Saturday afternoon and dropped a narrow 1-0 decision to the host Little Lions in the 2021 season opener.
The contest was a stalemate for most of the game but the reigning District 6 champions scored the only goal of the game on a marker from Phebe Herlocher with 14:12 remaining in the fourth quarter.
North Allegheny’s Jordan Ashbaugh got the start in net and made five saves to keep things close.
Following the opening day loss, the Tigers will host Mt. Lebanon to start Section 1-AAA play at Newman Stadium. The game will be broadcast live by the North Allegheny Sports Network.
Field Hockey Summary vs. State College, 9-4-21
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