UAlbany falls in AEC Final
The University at Albany field hockey team fell victim to Boston University in the American East Conference Tournament title game.
The Great Danes opened tournament play with a 3-0 victory over New Hampshire in the AEC semifinals, but were unable to defend last year's conference title as they fell to Terriers, 4-1, in the title game.
Three Lehighton graduates played in the tourney for Albany
Goalie Kristi Troch played the entire second half of both games. She didn't allow a goal against New Hampshire while making three saves and allowing two goals against Boston University.
Alysia Hough and Chelsea Neff saw limited action in the field. Hough was able to record a shot on goal in the championship game.
UAlbany finished the '09 season with a 13-5 overall record after sharing the America East regular season title with Boston University. It was the third straight season the Great Danes played in the AEC Championship title game.