W&L Field Hockey Blanked by Catholic, 3-0

W&L Field Hockey Blanked by Catholic, 3-0

LEXINGTON, Va. – Catholic University scored three second-half goals en route to defeating the Washington and Lee field hockey team, 3-0, on Friday evening at the W&L Turf Field.

Catholic senior midfielder Tory Gagliardi (Pilesgrove, N.J./Archmere Academy) broke a 0-0 tie just over six minutes into the second half on an unassisted tally to give CUA (4-0) a 1-0 lead. The Cardinals struck again at the 48:15 mark as junior forward Tracey Scanlon (North Wales, Pa./Gwynedd Mercy) added another unassisted goal. 
Senior midfielder Caroline Reilly (Havertown, Pa./Merion Mercy) completed the scoring for the Cardinals at the 54:55 mark as she scored following a penalty corner. Sophomore defender Catherine Mirsky (Chevy Chase, Md./Bethesda Chevy Chase) picked up the assist.
Catholic, which had entered the game averaging over seven goals per game, outshot the Generals (0-1) 21-2 and held an 8-1 advantage in penalty corners.
W&L sophomore goalkeeper Kirsten Kyne (Baltimore, Md./Loch Raven) made 10 saves in her first collegiate start. First-year Riley Hampsch (Hopedale, Mass./Hopedale) added one defensive save for the Generals
Junior Krystyanna Ramsdell (Millbury, Mass./Holy Name Central Catholic) did not face a shot in goal for the Cardinals as she ran her shutout streak to four.
The Generals return to action on Tuesday when they travel to Frostburg St., for a 6:00 pm start.
Scoring Summary

Catholic: Tory Gagliardi (unassisted) – 41:04
Catholic: Tracey Scanlon (unassisted) – 48:15
Catholic: Caroline Reilly (Catherine Mirsky) – 54:55

Kirsten Kyne (W&L) – 70:00, 10 saves, 3 GA
Krystyanna Ramsdell (Catholics) – 70:00, 0 saves, 0 GA

Team Stats:
W&L – 2 shots, 1 penalty corner, 8 saves
Catholic – 21 shots, 8 penalty corners, 0 saves