PHILADELPHIA - In its final game of the regular season, the Temple field hockey team will host Big 5 Rival La Salle Thursday afternoon at 12 p.m.
> The Owls are 7-9 (4-8 BIG EAST) on the season, topping Villanova twice to close out their conference slate last weekend.
> Temple scored five goals against the Wildcats, allowing three.
> Junior Nienke Oerlemans leads the team with four goals. Graduate student Veronika Novakova (3) and freshman Cassie Romanczuk (2) round out the multiple-goal scorers. Nine other Owls have found the back of the cage this season, with Kaitlyn Cummins, Caitlyn Amsden, and Myrthe Schuilenburg all recording their first career goals.