Gilligan Leads Four-Goal Outburst in Second Half for Chatham Field Hockey
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 • 9:45pm
CHATHAM, NJ - Senior forward Brynn Gilligan scored two goals and senior midfielder Danielle Melchionna notched a goal and two assists as Chatham netted four goals in the second half to score a 4-1 field hockey victory over Morris Knolls on Tuesday at Haas Field.
Morris Knolls (1-0) got a goal from Stephanie Hughes to take a 1-0 lead into the break before Chatham (2-0) stormed back.
Junior forward Mary Farricker also contributed a goal for Chatham, which received an assist apiece from Jess Barry and Amanda Helfrich. Emily Buckman was credited with four saves for the Cougars.
Gilligan now has three goals on the season and Melchionna has two goals and three assists.