Nov. 4, 2010
EVANSTON, Ill. - - The University of Iowa field hockey team lost to No. 11 Michigan Thursday in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament, 2-0. The match was held at Lakeside Field on the campus of Northwestern University.
Iowa (3-14), seeded seventh, and the Wolverines, seeded second, battled to no score at halftime. The Wolverines struck moments into the second half to break the scoreless tie. Bryn Bain scored off a pass from Rachael Mack at the 37:58 mark to give the Wolverines a 1-0 advantage.
In the 61st minute, the Maize and Blue pushed their lead to 2-0. Alicia Mayer scored, giving Michigan the 2-0 victory.
The Wolverines (13-6) advance to the second round to face the winner of Penn State/Indiana Friday (2:30 p.m., BTN).
MICH (13-6) 0 2 - - 2 IOWA (3-14) 0 0 - - 0
MICH Bryn Bain (Racheal Mack) 37:58/2nd MICH Alicia Mayer (unassisted) 60:45/2nd
Shots - Iowa 0, Michigan 13 Penalty Corners - Iowa 0, Michigan 6 Saves - Kathleen McGraw (Iowa) 3