Falcons Score Twice in Second Half, Advance to Semi-Finals

NEWPORT-North Country's field hockey team scored two goals in the second half to advance past Fair Haven in the Division III Quarter-finals by the score of 2-1.The Falcons got down 1-0 in the first half on a goal by the Slaters' Anna-Michelle Fabian.As the rains intensified in the second half, so did North Country's play.Brittany Fortier tied the contest after some good Falcon pressure in the Slater end.She then set up Briana Bocelli for what would be the eventual game winner.The girls will now face Stowe on Wednesday at UVM. Game time is 3:45.For the full story, see the Express on Monday 10-28-13.