In a nail-biting first game of the day, Team BTA faced Team Polo Gear Coffee. BTA jumped to the lead in the first chukker with goals from Izzy Parsons and KC Krueger. However, in the second chukker, Polo Gear Coffee’s Tiffany Busch found her stride, picking up the trash and tying the game to go into halftime 3 to 3.
BTA held Polo Gear Coffee scoreless in the third chukker, while KC Krueger converted an open goal penalty to claim the lead by one. In the fourth chukker, Dawn Jones tied the game at 4 to 4, but BTA’s KC Krueger was able to convert another open goal penalty to regain the lead.
The last minutes of the game became intense as BTA made a foul, resulting in another open penalty goal. Polo Gear Coffee’s Tiffany Busch took advantage of this mistake and scored another goal securing her team’s spot in the finals on Sunday. The final scores are 6 to 5.
We have teams Iconica and Lockton for the second game of the day. Lockton jumped out with a 2 to 1 lead with scored from Lockton team captain Erica Gandomcar-Sachs who showed great leadership and patience throughout the game.
In chukkers two and three, goals from Iconica teammates Madi Outhier, Maureen Brennan, and Hope Arellano pulled their team ahead 4 to 2. For the fourth and final chukker, Lockton’s Tiamo Hudspeth was able to bring her team with 1 goal, but Maureen Brennan solidified Iconica’s win with the last goal from the field making the final score 5 to 3.