LONGMEADOW – The Longmeadow High School field hockey team got its season off on the right foot with a 4-1 win over Minnechaug in its season opener on Sept. 4. Jill Scyocurka scored twice, Jessie Moriarity had a goal and two assists, and Katie Kratovil had a goal and assist.
Kelly Payne made four saves in the cage for the Lady Lancers.
Minnechaug’s lone goal was scored by Liz Masterio had the goal, assisted by Lauren Quinn. Katherine Patterson had 15 saves for Minnechug.
The Lady Lancers have since won two road games against Amherst (2-0) and Wellesley (5-1).
EL girls freshmen/JV2 soccer wins season opener
EAST LONGMEADOW – Logan Bono scored two goals to lead the East Longmeadow High School girls freshman/JV2 team to a 3-0 win over night against Westfield in its season opener on Sept. 6.
Danielle Robitaille chipped in with two assists as the Lady Spartans put forth a strong collective effort on defense to keep the Bombers off the scoreboard.