LHS field hockey team qualifies for state tournament
Litchfield's Hailey Cowles, right, pursues the ball during a 3-2 loss to Thomaston on Tuesday. John McKenna photos
Litchfield High's field hockey team is headed to the Class S tournament for the first time in several seasons. The Cowgirls are 5-7-3 entering Wednesday's regular-season finale against Lewis Mills, with the five wins and three ties giving the team enough points to qualify for the tournament. Litchfield endured another close loss on Tuesday in falling to Thomaston 3-2 at Plumb Hill Playing Fields.
Jillian Murphy controls the ball for the Cowgirls.
Rachel Leigh reaches for the ball.
Brook Small makes a move on the Thomaston goal.
Casey Small makes a sideline run.
Anna Dunn gets set to break up a Thomaston pass attempt.