Oct. 30, 2010
IOWA CITY, Iowa - - The University of Iowa field hockey team lost to No. 5 Ohio State at Grant Field Saturday, 3-0. The match was televised by the Big Ten Network and can be seen at 5 p.m. CT.
Ohio State (15-3, 5-1), who clinched at least a share of the regular season Big Ten championship with the win, scored in the 13th minute to take a 1-0 lead. Danica Deckard chipped in a goal off a rebound. The score would remain 1-0 at halftime.
In the early moments of the second half Berta Queralt scored to push the Buckeye lead to 2-0 (38:24). Jena Cacciatore scored at the 53:36 mark to push the Ohio State lead and the final score to 3-0. Sophomore goalkeeper Kathleen McGraw notched five saves.
Iowa (3-13, 0-6) returns to action Thursday at the Big Ten Tournament in Evanston, Ill. The Hawkeyes' opponent and time will be determined when conference play concludes.
OSU (15-3, 5-1) 1 2 - - 3 IOWA (3-13, 0-6) 0 0 - - 0
OSU Danica Deckard (unassisted) 12:51/1st OSU Berta Queralt (unassisted) 38:24/2nd OSU Jena Cacciatore (unassisted) 53:36/2nd
Shots - Iowa 8, Ohio State 14 Penalty Corners - Iowa 5, Ohio State 5 Saves - Kathleen McGraw (Iowa) 5