2017 EMU Field Hockey News

  • Lutz And Augsburger Earn President's Awards At Honors Banquet
    June 13, 2018
    Seniors Dan Lutz and Emily Augsburger won the President's Awards at this year's Athletic Honors Banquet.
  • Augsburger Back On All-State First Team
    December 13, 2017
    Senior Emily Augsburger has wrapped up her collegiate career with one more award, earning a second straight spot on the VaSID All-State First Team.
  • Royals Athlete Of The Week: Janae Kauffman
    November 17, 2017
    Despite coming into her final season with a handful of unknowns, Janae Kauffman rose to the occasion.
  • ODAC Names Augsburger To Third Straight All-ODAC First Team
    November 07, 2017
    Senior field hockey player Emily Augsburger has earned her third straight All-ODAC First Team award.
  • Royals Wrap Up 2017 With 3-2 Loss At Transylvania
    October 24, 2017
    Playing their third game in three days, one could understand how EMU’s field hockey women could be a little tired. Instead, the Royals controlled the second half against Transylvania except for a critical two-minute span where the home team scored twice to hand the women a 3-2 loss on Tuesday.
  • Colonels Knock Off Field Hockey Women, 4-1
    October 23, 2017
    The Royals continued their non-conference tour through the Southern Athletic Association on Monday, dropping a 4-1 field hockey decision at Centre College in Danville, Ken.
  • Women Respond In Crunch Time For Second Straight Game
    October 22, 2017
    It was another dramatic win for the Royals, as Emily Augsburger scored the game-winning goal with 1:27 left in regulation of Sunday’s 4-3 victory over Hendrix.
  • Royals Win Thrilling OT Game To Cap Home Season
    October 20, 2017
    Lauren Hartzler and Emily Augsburger keyed much of the drama as Eastern Mennonite earned a 5-4 win over Concordia (Wisc.) in overtime Friday afternoon in Harrisonburg.
  • Royals Athlete Of The Week: Emily Augsburger
    October 19, 2017
    For Emily Augsburger, the final stretch of her final year of field hockey at EMU is turning out to be pretty special.
  • Augsburger Named To NFHCA Senior Game
    October 18, 2017
    Midfielder Emily Augsburger has been selected to play in a national senior all-star game.
  • Hornets Take 3-0 Decision From Field Hockey Women
    October 18, 2017
    ODAC play did not go EMU’s way this season. The field hockey team wrapped up their conference slate Wednesday night, dropping a 3-0 decision to Shenandoah in Harrisonburg.
  • Royals Stingy In Loss To ODAC-Leading Maroons On Senior Day
    October 14, 2017
    EMU’s field hockey team gave a great effort Saturday, treating EMU’s Centennial Homecoming crowd to an exciting contest before finally dropping a 5-2 decision.
  • Royals Ousted By BC In ODAC Road Game
    October 10, 2017
    EMU’s field hockey team continues to be just on the verge of a breakout, yet coming up short, as they dropped a 3-1 ODAC decision at Bridgewater Tuesday night. Despite being out-shot, the Royals minimized the damage with strong defensive play.
  • Field Hockey Women Again Play Well In Close Loss
    October 07, 2017
    Despite another valiant effort, EMU’s field hockey women couldn’t break through in Saturday’s road game at Virginia Wesleyan, dropping a tough 2-0 ODAC decision.
  • Royals Play Well In Loss To ODAC Favorites
    October 04, 2017
    EMU’s field hockey team gave the ODAC’s preseason favorites more than they bargained for Wednesday in Harrisonburg. From the opening touch against Washington and Lee, the Royals proved they were ready to play before eventually suffering a 5-2 loss.
  • Field Hockey Women Stung By Hornets in ODAC Clash
    September 30, 2017
    Host Lynchburg shot past the EMU field hockey women Saturday night, taking a 9-0 decision. The Royals fall to 3-5 as they continue to the thick of ODAC conference play.
  • EMU Women Gain And Lose Momentum In Loss At R-MC
    September 24, 2017
    Just when they were grabbing momentum, they lost it. EMU’s field hockey women tied their road game at Randolph-Macon on Sunday with a goal early in the second half, only to give up a goal less than a minute later. That turned out to be the final tally in a 2-1 loss to the Yellow Jackets.
  • Field Hockey Women Felled By No. 17 Mary Washington
    September 13, 2017
    EMU’s field hockey women gave a good effort against nationally ranked Mary Washington Wednesday night at home, eventually falling by a final of 10-1.
  • Phoenix Rise Above EMU's Field Hockey Women
    September 10, 2017
    The Royals had their chances against Wilson College on Sunday in Chambersburg, Pa., but could not cash in, falling 3-0. EMU’s field hockey women had a three-game winning streak snapped in the loss, with their season record settling at 3-2 after a weekend split at the Wilson Invitational.
  • Royals Earn 1-0 Win To Advance To Wilson Invite Championship
    September 09, 2017
    A second-half goal from Emily Price was all the offense EMU needed in a 1-0 win over Transylvania. Goalie Kelsey Troyer racked up 12 saves, as the Royals advanced to Sunday’s championship game at the Wilson College Invitational.
  • EMU Gets Balanced Effort In Big Win
    September 06, 2017
    The biggest drama of Wednesday night’s field hockey game at Eastern Mennonite University turned out to be when the rain would stop. After falling all day, the precipitation cleared just in time for the start of the Royals’ 11-0 thumping of visiting Sweet Briar College.
  • Royals Dominate Second Half For 2-1 Road Win
    September 03, 2017
    Kicking their play into high gear after halftime, EMU’s field hockey women scored a pair of goals to earn their first win of the season on Sunday, a 2-1 victory at Ferrum College.
  • Field Hockey Falls In Season Opener To Sewanee
    September 02, 2017
    The Eastern Mennonite University field hockey team opened the season on their home turf but fell to visiting Sewanee 1-0 on Saturday afternoon. The contest marked the first meeting between the two sides since 2009.
  • SEASON PREVIEW: A New Beginning For A Storied Program
    August 29, 2017
    Even in another year of transition, EMU’s field hockey team is expecting growth and continued improvement.
  • ODAC Coaches Give EMU Field Hockey Room To Move Up
    August 18, 2017
    In what looks like a year of parity, the Royals have nowhere to go but up after being picked eighth in the ODAC field hockey preseason poll.
  • Field Hockey Team Stays Close In 2017
    July 10, 2017
    EMU's field hockey team will play a 17-game slate this fall in the schedule released today by first-year coach Ashley Kisner. The Royals start the 2017 season at home, hosting Sewanee on Saturday, Sept. 2.