Field Hockey Team Wins District One Championship

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Villa Maria’s field hockey team captured the 2014 District One Class AA title on Saturday, November 1, defeating rival Gwynedd Mercy. The team advances to the state tournament.

Villa took an early 2-0 lead with goals from Abby Siana and Lindsay Dickinson, but Gwynedd fought back and tied the game up two minutes into the second half. Senior Amelia Iacobucci answered, putting the Hurricanes up 3-2. Goals by Megan Vermeil and another by Abby Siana cemented the victory.

The team will face Manheim Central, the fourth-place finisher from District 3, in the first round of the state tournament.

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