HANOVER, N.H.-The Dartmouth College field hockey team downed the University of New Hampshire 1-0 in overtime Wednesday afternoon. The Wildcats drop to 8-3 with the loss and Dartmouth improves to 5-3 overall.
Freshman Carolyn Steele came up big for the Big Green, as she converted the third penalty corner of the overtime period to give Dartmouth the win. The goal came with 3:24 left in overtime. Sophomore Kim Jenkin and senior Kristen Scopaz assisted on the game winner.
UNH had a chance to score midway through the second half when senior midfielder Kristin Iarrusso (Southwick, Mass.) received a penalty stroke. Her shot went over the top of the net and the game went into the extra period.
UNH goaltender Amy Agulay (London, Ont.) made 11 saves in net. Dartmouth keeper Brittany D'Augustine stopped three shots.