W&L Women's Soccer Battles Lynchburg to 0-0 2OT Tie
LEXINGTON, Va. – The Washington and Lee women’s
soccer team battled OCAC-foe Lynchburg to a 0-0 double-overtime tie
on Saturday afternoon at Watt Field.
Despite the strong play on both sides, neither squad could find the back of the net in 110 minutes of play. Lynchburg (7-2-3, 4-1-1 ODAC) led the Generals (9-1-1, 7-0-1 ODAC) in shots, 10-12, and corner kicks, 7-4.
Sophomore goalie Emily Leary (Cincinnati, Ohio/Kings) played all 110 minutes in net, recording four saves. Lynchburg junior goalie Anna Wright (Ashland, Va./Patrick Henry) also played the duration, recording two saves.
The Generals return to action Thursday to face N.C. Wesleyan at Watt Field with a start time of 4:00 pm.
W&L – Emily Leary -110:00, 0 GA, 4 saves
LC – Anna Wright – 110:00, 0 GA, 2 saves
W&L – 10 shots, 4 corner kicks, 4 saves, 7 fouls, 2 offsides
LC – 12 shots, 7 corner kicks, 2 saves, 12 fouls, 2 offside