For immediate release- 9/18/11- #044
Lynchburg Field Hockey Defeats St. Mary's 10-0
LYNCHBURG, VA – Three different Lynchburg College field hockey players scored two goals each on Sunday as LC defeated St. Mary's College 10-0 in a non-conference matchup.
LC took the initial 1-0 lead at 15:51 of the first half when Kline capitalized on a pass from senior Kristina Morris. Leonard scored less than two minutes later to make it 2-0 before Smith scored back-to-back goals at 20:58 and 22:18.
Sophomore Kelli Williams scored at 29:58 to give the Hornets a 5-0 lead going into halftime. Kline, Leonard, and Morris would all chip in second-half goals to extend the LC lead to 8-0.
Senior Tarah Rahner extended the lead to 9-0 at 56:51 before junior Colleen Dore netted a shot at 69:34 to make it a 10-0 final score for Lynchburg. Senior Tiffany Frye made one save before yielding to sophomores Hannah Myers and Jordan Seeley. Seeley ended the game with three saves.
St. Mary's (1-3) goalies Christy Bishop and Anastasia Wash each made four saves in the contest.
Lynchburg (6-1) will play its first Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) match next Saturday when they host Randolph-Macon College at 1 p.m. on Shellenberger Field.