NYA opens title defense by blanking Freeport

Sport: Field Hockey

Posted: August 30th, 2012 by Tom Nolette

by Michael Hoffer

There's the North Yarmouth Academy Panthers and then there's everybody else when it comes to Class C field hockey.

Wednesday afternoon, in the season opener against visiting Freeport, it took the Panthers a mere 110 seconds to break the ice and take the lead for good. NYA then put the game away in the second half, scoring twice, as it went on to a 3-0 victory, continuing its recent domination of its neighbor and rival.

Freshman Juliana Tarrdif stole the show in her first varsity game. The Freeport native rattled the cage twice to help the Panthers open in style.

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