Amherst Pounds Springfield, 11-2

AMHERST, Massachusetts -- Heidi Cline (Andover, MA) had three goals to lead the Jeffs to an 11-2 win over Springfield. The two teams exchanged goals in the opening two minutes of play before Amherst fired off four straight towards a 5-2 halftime lead. The Jeffs shut out the Pride in the second half behind netminder Molly Auth's (Longmeadow, MA) seven saves.

Kristin Mullady (West Hartford, CT) and Tracey Felcher (Clinton, NY) tallied goals for Springfield, who evens its record to 7-7. Amherst improves to 9-3 and will travel to archrival Williams for a Little III showdown on Saturday. The Pride next faces Bowdoin in Brunswick, Maine on Sunday.


Springfield (7-7)		2	0 -- 2
Amherst (9-3)			5	6 -- 11

Springfield G A P Amherst G A P Kristen Mullady 1 0 1 Heather Kestner 2 2 4 Patricia Ingalls 1 0 1 Kate Sullivan 2 2 4 Lauren Persico 0 1 1 Heidi Cline 3 0 3 Tracey Felcher 0 1 1 Eliza Meade 1 2 3 Spfd Totals 2 2 4 Alie Stechenberg 1 1 2 Erika Johnson 1 0 1 Rachel Bernstein 1 0 1 Jess Flynn 0 1 1 Laura McAloon 0 1 1 Amherst Totals 11 9 20

Shots on Goal: A 31, S 16. Free Position Shots on Goal: A 4, S 2. Goalie Saves: A Molly Auth (57 min) 13, Sarah Evans (3 min) 0. S Lisa Mann 10. # # # 5/1/97