UMaine Field Hockey Drops Opener To Boston College 

The UMaine field hockey team opening up their 2012 season at home against Boston College today.We’ll pick it up in the first half, BC up 1-0. Big opportunity for the Black Bears in front of the goal, but Leah Settipane is able to keep the ball from hitting the wood. The score stays at 1-0.That was until late in the half, when Emma Plasteras lights up the scoreboard again for the Eagles to put BC ahead 2-0 at halftime.In the 2nd, more BC, as Virgynia Muma notches her second goal of the gameto make it 3-0 Eagles. Skowhegan’s Jessica Skillings would score her first career goal late, but Boston College wins today, 4-1 the final.