Four firsts in win over Seahawks

Blazers Celebrate Game Winner (Photo By Craig Chase, craigchasephotography.com)
Blazers Celebrate Game Winner (Photo By Craig Chase, craigchasephotography.com)
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FREDERICK, Md.- The Hood College women's soccer team took down St. Mary's after a late goal led the Blazers' to their best five-game start in program history.

Inside the Box Score

  • Emily Savona scored her first collegiate goal for the Blazers.
  • Emily Dettbarn registered her first assist for Hood College.
  • Lydia Erickson kept a clean sheet with four saves in goal for the full 90.

How it Happened

  • Hood nearly took the lead after Savona found the back of the net in the 65th minute but was flagged offsides. The game remained a stalemate until the 84th minute when Dettbarn picked out a running Savona who capitalized on the opportunity by firing a shot into the upper left corner beating the goalkeeper.
  • St. Mary's almost equalized but an Ashley Yurich header was cleared off the line by Jordan Bailey in the 88th minute.
  • The Blazers held on for the remaining two minutes claiming their first win against St. Mary's in 12 meetings between the two sides.

Notes

  • The Seahawks outshot the Blazers 19-6.
  • Audra Haines played all 90 minutes in net for St. Mary's.
  • Hood extends their record to 4-1, the first time in program history the Blazers have won four of their first five.

Up Next

Hood hosts Catholic on Tuesday, September 17 at 7 p.m.