Aiello Hat Trick Leads Crusaders Past Valkyries 6-0

Aiello Hat Trick Leads Crusaders Past Valkyries 6-0

BELMONT, N.C. - Camrynn Aiello scored three goals and handed out an assist, leading the Belmont Abbey Field Hockey team to a 6-0 victory over Converse this afternoon.  With the win, The Abbey improves to 5-4 on the year, with a 4-1 conference record.  It was the team's fourth shutout this season.  Converse is now 0-8 overall, and 0-6 in conference play.

How it Happened

  • Aiello scored the game's first goal 8:51 into the contest, off a pass from Madison Mitchell
  • In the last two minutes of the quarter, Samantha Moore made it a 2-0 Abbey lead
  • Aiello only needed three minutes into the second to find the back of the net off a rebound, for a 3-0 Crusader lead at halftime
  • She scored her third goal of the day, and fifth of the season, in the third off a pass from Kelsey Garrison
  • Mitchell scored twice in the fourth to cap the 6-0 win
  • Paige Hinds made five saves in goal
  • As a unit, Belmont Abbey outshot Converse 35-5
  • The Crusaders also took nine penalty corners, to the Valkyries' two

Up Next

Belmont Abbey will visit Newberry College on Saturday, October 5 for a 12 p.m. contest.