UConn field hockey team topples Rutgers in NCAAs
Five different Huskies scored as the No. 5 UConn field hockey team (19-3) defeated No. 11 Rutgers 5-0 in the NCAAfirst round at the Field Hockey & Lacrosse Complex in College Park, Md. Junior Svea Boker and senior Cecile Pieper had a goal and an assist apiece to lead UConn’s offense. The Huskies will face secondranked Maryland (20-2) in the NCAA second round on Sunday at 1 p.m.… Fairfield’s women took a 58-40, seasonopening win at Atlantic-10 foe Richmond in women’s basketball. Khadidiatou Diouf led the Stags with 17 points and nine rebounds. … Wesleyan’s women’s volleyball team recorded 55 kills to defeat Kean College, 3-1, in the first round of the NCAA Division III Championships on the campus of Johnson & Wales in Providence.