Haverford claims playoff spot with win
Fords notch 5-0 victory over McDaniel in regular-season finale
HAVERFORD, Pa. – Katie Van Aken recorded two goals and two assists to propel Haverford to a 5-0 victory over McDaniel in Centennial Conference (CC) women's soccer action on Saturday.
The Fords (12-5, 7-3 CC) secured one of the five CC tournament spots with their 10th shutout win of the season.
Jan Woolley (Ephrata, Pa./Ephrata) made seven saves for the Green Terror (3-10-3, 2-8 CC), who was outshot 30-3 on the day.
Van Aken finished an Elizabeth Lavitan cross just 8:52 into the game for an early 1-0 lead.
Michele Buonora tallied in the 15th minute off feeds from Van Aken and Sarah Andrade to double the advantage.
Van Aken made it a 3-0 game at halftime, scoring unassisted in the 28th minute.
Maura Schiefer converted a penalty kick in the 51st minute before Sophie Eiger scored in the 82nd minute off Van Aken's second assist of the day.
Score by Period 1 2 - F
McDaniel (3-10-3, 2-8 CC) 0 0 - 0
Haverford (12-5, 7-3 CC) 3 2 - 5
H – Katie Van Aken (Elizabeth Levitan), 8:52
H – Michele Buonora (Van Aken, Sarah Andrade), 14:04
H – Van Aken, 27:15
H – Maura Schiefer (penalty kick), 50:30
H – Sophie Eiger (Van Aken), 81:38
Shots: M 3, H 30. Corner Kicks: M 1, H 3. Fouls: M 4, H 9. Saves: M 7 (Jan Woolley), H 1 (Kayleigh Herrick-Reynolds 1, 0 GA, 68 MP; Allison Martinez-Davis 0, 0 GA, 22 MP).