Amherst Pummels Smith, 24-5

NORTHAMPTON, Massachusetts -- Amherst jumped out to a 12-1 lead in the first 13 minutes of the game toward a 24-5 rout of Pioneer Valley rival Smith. Senior tri-captain Heather Kestner (Wilmington, DE) led Amherst with six goals, a career high. Alex Wilder led the Pioneers with three goals.


at Northampton, Massachusetts
Amherst (5-2)		15	9 -- 24
Smith 			3	2 -- 5

Amherst		G	A	P			Smith			G	A	P
Heather Kestner	6	0	6			Alex Wilder		3	0	3
Kristin Osborn		3	3	6		Katie Evans		1	0	1
Katherine Poulin	3	1	4		Sarah Eddleheart	1	0	1
Heidi Cline		3	1	4		Totals			5	0	5
Irene Permut		2	2	4
Alie Stechenberg	3	0	3
Rachel Bernstein	3	0	3
Sarah Scheessele	1	1	2
Jen Corso		0	1	1
Totals			24	9	33
Shots: A 35, S 18.
Goalie Saves:
A Jess Thaxton 6, S Sarah Thompson 8.

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