W&L and LC Play to 0-0 Draw in Men's Soccer
|Washington & Lee (7-4-2/4-2-2)||0||0||0||0||0|
|Washington & Lee||Lynchburg|
Sh: 3 Players (#8, #10, #17 - 2)
Sv: Ben Petitto - 2
Sh: 2 Players (#3, #22 - 2)
Sv: Releford, Michael - 5
|TEAM STATISTICS||Washington & Lee||Lynchburg|
|Shots (on goal)||14 (5)||8 (2)|
LYNCHBURG, Va. – The Washington and Lee men's soccer team played to a 0-0 double-overtime draw at Lynchburg College Wednesday night at Shellenberger Field.
Despite outshooting the Hornets (5-7-3, 3-2-3 ODAC), 14-8, including 5-2 in shots on goal, W&L (7-4-2-, 4-2-2 ODAC) was unable to get a ball past Lynchburg's Michael Releford, who made five saves for LC.
Senior Ben Petitto (Gainesville, Fla./St. Francis Catholic) made two saves for the Generals, who played to their second draw in as many games following a 1-1 tie at Bridgewater on Monday.
Neither team registered a shot in the first overtime period, and despite a shot a side in the second extra session, neither keeper was forced to make a save in either overtime period.
The Generals return to action on Saturday when they travel to Greensboro for a 12:00 pm contest.
W&L – Petitto; 110:00, 0 GA, 2 saves
LC – Releford; 110:00, 0 GA, 5 saves
W&L – 14 shots, 4 corner kicks, 2 saves, 8 fouls, 1 offside, 0 cards
LC – 8 shots, 5 corner kicks, 5 saves, 15 fouls, 6 offsides, 2 yellow cards