Field hockey preview: 6A Coastal and 5A Atlantic conference tournaments

Coastal Conference semifinals, Tuesday at National Training CentersouthsidedailysportsTHUMB

No. 1 Cox vs. No.4 Ocean Lakes, 1 p.m.

Winners of 12 straight, the defending state champion Falcons have outscored their opponents 92-9 this season. Cox is led offensively by Alexis Gingerich, Alex Brewer and Cassidy Atchison. The Dolphins are led offensively by sophomore Kerrie Lorenz.

No. 2 First Colonial vs. No.3 Kellam, 3 p.m.

Offensively, Patriots midfielder Haley Schleicher is arguably the state’s top scoring threat. Senior Marlee McClendon is a major defensive presence for First Colonial. Seniors Hannah Tammaro and Sophia Kottmer anchor a Knights team that has lost two games in a row.

Atlantic Conference semifinals, Tuesday at National Training Center

No. 1 Princess Anne vs. No. 4 Salem, 1 p.m.

After a tough start to the season, the Cavaliers have hit their stride at the right time. Goalkeeper Lacey Frazier back-stops a dominant Princess Anne defense.

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