October 2, 2010

Swarthmore tallies twice each half

Garnet hands McDaniel 4-0 loss

SWARTHMORE, Pa. – Megan Colombo scored twice to bookend Swarthmore's 4-0 victory over McDaniel in Centennial Conference (CC) women's soccer action on Saturday.

The Garnet (4-4-2, 3-1 CC) finished with a 23-5 advantage in shots and a 5-0 edge in corner kicks to hand the Green Terror (2-4-2, 1-2 CC) its second straight shutout loss.

Columbo finished a long through ball by Hannah Purkey in the 20th minute to open the scoring.

Amber Famiglietti finished from the top of the box to double the advantage just 1:37 later.

Aly Passanante headed home an Elizabeth Mills feed at the 63:28 mark before Columbo tied the Swarthmore all-time goal-scoring record unassisted in the 69th minute.

Jan Woolley (Ephrata, Pa./Ephrata) made 10 saves for McDaniel.

The Green Terror returns to action at home against Goucher on Tuesday. Game time is 4 p.m.

Score by Period                                    1            2            -            F
McDaniel (2-4-2, 1-2 CC)                        0            0            -            0
Swarthmore (4-4-2, 3-1 CC)                        2            2            -            4

Scoring Summary:
S – Megan Colombo (Hannah Purkey), 19:50
S – Amber Famiglietti, 21:27
S – Aly Passanante (Elizabeth Mills), 63:28
S – Colombo, 68:45

Shots: M 5, S 23. Corner Kicks: M 0, S 5. Fouls: M 5, S 8. Saves: M 10 (Jan Woolley), S 1 (Marie Mutryn 0, 0 GA, 45 MP; Elizabeth Martin 0, 0 GA, 12 MP; Kaitlyn Sipiora 1, 0 GA, 33 MP)

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