Centennial Spartans eye home game in field hockey quarter-finals
ORANGEVILLE — The Centennial Spartans moved closer to securing a home game in the District 4/10 high school girls’ field hockey league’s quarter-final playoffs with a win and a tie in league play Thursday.
The Spartans downed the Wellington Heights Wolverines of Mount Forest 4-0 and tied the Orangeville Bears 1-1.
Those results leave the Spartans fourth in the nine-team league. Top four host quarter-final matches.
The regular season is to finish Wednesday with every team scheduled to play twice that day.
The playoffs are to begin with the quarter-finals Oct. 17. The semifinals are set for Oct. 19 and the final is to go Oct. 24.
Centennial 4 Wellington Heights 0
Erika Gilbert and Sydney Crichton scored twice apiece for Centennial while Sarah Dykstra was credited with the shutout.
Centennial 1 Orangeville 1
Megan Rook had the goal for Orangeville.
Centennial’s goal scorer was not reported.
Orangeville 1 Wellington Heights 0
Megan Rook had the game’s only goal.
- Guelph Sports Journal