Local Eastern Connecticut State University Student Paige Schneider ’17 of East Lyme Member of Fall 2013 Field Hockey Team.

WILLIMANTIC, CT (09/18/2013)– Paige Schneider of East Lyme, CT, is a member of Eastern Connecticut State University‘s field hockey team.

Schneider is a midfielder on the team.

Eastern Connecticut State University’s field hockey team is off to a great start having already defeated Anna Maria College, Lasell College, and Wheelock College this season.

The win over Wheelock College Sept. 11 at the Mansfield Athletic Complex was the third straight victory for Eastern (3-1) after an opening overtime loss, It gives the Warriors their first such winning streak since the 2001 season. That year the Warriors were propelled to an 11-9 record and their only post-season tournament berth in program history.

Eastern Connecticut State University is the state’s public liberal arts university and serves approximately 5,400 students each year on its Willimantic campus and at satellite locations. A predominantly residential campus, Eastern offers more than 30 majors and 50 minors while emphasizing a strong liberal arts foundation grounded in applied learning experiences. For more information, visit www.easternct.edu.



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