Sept. 7, 2004
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State field hockey team (2-2; 0-0 Big Ten) topped the Kent State Golden Flashes (2-2 overall) Tuesday at Dix Stadium in Kent, Ohio. Forwards Deen Rebstock, Florencia Stier and Curlyne Wynn scored a goal apiece in the first half to help solidify the Buckeye victory.
The Buckeyes got off to a fast start in the first half when Rebstock (Sr., St. Louis, Mo./Whitfield) pushed the ball past the Kent State goalie on a deflection off the right side of the goal post within the first 23 seconds of the game. Co-captain Saskia Mueller (So., Zürich, Switzerland/Gymnasium Unterstrass) was credited with the assist. Less than three minutes later KSU’s Kate McGowan took advantage of a penalty corner and fired a shot into the back of the net for the tie. McGowan was assisted by Liz Fettrow and Berber Rischen. Ohio State took the lead when sophomore Florencia Stier (Buenos Aires, Argentina/Washington) scored the gamewinner at the 26:47 mark off of a pass from defender Cammie Trainer (Sr., Hudson, Ohio/Hudson). Curlyne Wynn (So., Trincity, Trinidad and Tobago/North Eastern College) notched the Buckeyes’ third goal with10 minutes left in the half with Mueller on the assist.
Kent State went on the offensive attack in the second half. The Golden Flashes took 13 shots, but the Buckeye defense held steady and OSU goalie Lindsay Williams (Jr., Harrisburg, Pa./Susquehanna Township) compiled all six of her saves in the last 35 minutes of action.
Ohio State recorded 11 shots to Kent State’s 19. KSU goalkeeper Linz Markwart was statistically even with Williams, compiling six saves each. The Buckeyes were awarded four penalty corners, while the Golden Flashes had 13. Two Kent State players received yellow cards.
Ohio State will make its first home appearance of the 2004 season when it plays host to Miami (Ohio) at 3 p.m. Friday at North Turf Field in Columbus, Ohio.
Field Hockey Game Summary (Final) 2004 Ohio State Field Hockey Ohio State vs Kent State (Sep 07, 2004 at Kent, Ohio) Ohio State (2-2) vs. Kent State (2-2) Date: Sep 07, 2004 Attendance: 54 Weather: Overcast 70 degrees Goals by period 1 2 Tot ——————————- Ohio State………. 3 0 – 3 Kent State………. 1 0 – 1 SCORING SUMMARY: 1. 0:23 OSU Rebstock, Deen (1) (Mueller, Saskia) – deflection right side of goal 2. 3:21 KSU MCGOWAN, Kate (6) (FETTROW, Liz;RISCHEN, Berber) 3. 8:53 OSU Stier, Florencia (1) (Trainer, Cammie) 4. 25:01 OSU Wynn, Curlynne (1) (Mueller, Saskia) Shots: Ohio State 11, Kent State 19 Saves: Ohio State 6 (Williams, Lindsay 6), Kent State 6 (MARKWART, Linz 6)