August 30, 2008

McDaniel opens season with 3-0 loss to Mississippi College

FREDERICK, Md. – Kimberly Kaim scored twice as part of a three-goal first half to lead Mississippi College to a 3-0 victory over McDaniel in season opening women’s soccer action on the first day of the Hood Tournament on Saturday.

            The Choctaws (1-0) scored three times in a 16-minute span and Leanne Hollinger (Westminster, Md./Winters Mill) held the line in goal with a career-high 23 saves for the Green Terror (0-1), who were outshot 26-3 on the day.
            After Heather Roberson staked Mississippi to a 1-0 lead off a Kasey Ambrose feed in the 28th minute, Kaim tallied 11 minutes apart for the final margin.
            Kaim finished a Roni Salens assist in the 33rd minute before giving Ambrose her second helper of the day in the 44th minute.
            Brittany Baer (Westminster, Md./Westminster) tallied two of McDaniel’s three shots.
            The Green Terror returns to action in the consolation game of the Hood Tournament against the host Blazers on Sunday. Game time is 10:30 a.m.
 
Score by Period                                        1          2          -           F
McDaniel (0-1)                                          0          0          -           0
Mississippi College (1-0)                           3          0          -           3
 
Scoring
Mi – Heather Roberson (Kasey Ambrose), 18:00
Mi – Kimberly Kaim (Roni Salens), 33:00
Mi – Kaim (Ambrose), 44:00
 
Shots: Mc 3, Mi 26; Corner Kicks: Mc 1, Mi 4; Fouls: Mc 7, Mi 6; Saves: Mc 23 (Leanne Hollinger), Mi 1 (Brittany Patrick 75:32, 0 GA, 1 SV; Elizabeth Beatty 14:28, 0 GA, 0 SV).
 
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