September 24, 2009

Quick strike carries Frostburg to win

Bobcats tally 46 seconds into game, record 3-0 win at McDaniel

WESTMINSTER, Md. - Lauren Russell tallied a goal and an assist to lead Frostburg in a 3-0 victory over McDaniel in non-conference women's soccer action on Thursday.

Leanne Hollinger (Westminster, Md./Winters Mill) made 11 saves for the Green Terror (1-6), who was shut out for the sixth time this season.

Kierstin Stevenson staked the Bobcats (6-2) to an early 1-0 lead, scoring from the backside post off a Russell centering pass 46 seconds into the contest.

McDaniel held Frostburg off the board for the next 29:33 before Russell ripped a shot from just inside the box off the crossbar and in to double the advantage.

In the 34th minute, Lauren Lentine sent a long pass through the defense from the midfield that Amanda Wharton finished for the final margin.

The Bobcats finished with a 21-3 advantage in shots.

The Green Terror returns to action at home against Bryn Mawr on Saturday. Game time is 2 p.m.

Score by Period                        1            2            -            F
Frostburg (6-2)                                    3            0            -            3
McDaniel (1-6)                                    0            0            -            0

Scoring Summary:
F - Kierstin Stevenson (Lauren Russell), 0:46
F - Russell, 30:19
F - Amanda Wharton (Lauren Lentine), 33:44

Shots: F 21, M 3. Corner Kicks: F 2, M 1. Fouls: F 6, M 9. Saves: F 2 (Stephanie Gwinn 2, 45 MP, 0 GA; Kristin Prochniak 0, 26 MP, 0 GA; Jessica Flewellyn 0, 19 MP, 0 GA), M 11 (Leanne Hollinger).

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