Gryphon field hockey women blanked in final series opener

VICTORIA, B.C. – The Guelph Gryphons suffered a 3-0 loss to the Victoria Vikes Friday night at the University of Victoria Field Hockey Turf in the opening game of the U Sports national university field hockey final.

Victoria jumped quickly into the lead in the game as the host Vikes scored in the opening minute of the first quarter. They added another goal in the second quarter while their final goal came in the third quarter.

Justine Balen, Jenna Berard and Erin Dawson scored the goals for Victoria. Robin Fleming picked up the shutout.

Second game of the series is set for Saturday at 7 p.m.

If a third game is needed, it’s to be played Sunday beginning at 5 p.m.


Vikes 3 Gryphons 0
Guelph     0-0-0-0–0
Victoria     1-1-1-0–3
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