Field Hockey = D1 South
#13 Franklin, 3 @ #5 Plymouth North, 2 – Final
– Franklin scored the first three goals of the game and then held off a comeback attempt from Plymouth North to earn the win on the road.
The Panthers seized the lead at the 10th minute when Regan Paterson scored off an assist from Amanda Lewandowski. Sara Carney made it 2-0 just over a minute before halftime with Cassi Ronan and Paterson earning assists. Franklin added to its lead 10 minutes into the second half when Carney set up Lewandowski to make it 3-0.
Plymouth North got on the board just two minutes later, and made it a one-goal game with 10 minutes to play but Christina Luccini didn’t allow the hosts to tie the game.
Franklin advances to the semifinal to face top seed Walpole on Thursday at Taunton High.
For other results around the Hockomock League
The updated MIAA bracket for the field hockey playoffs can be found
|FHS field hockey wins to move on to semi-finals on Thursday|