LEXINGTON, Va. – Senior midfielder Taylor Garrett (Birmingham, Ala./Mountain Brook) recorded two goals in the first half as the Washington and Lee women's soccer team defeated Hollins, 4-0, on Wednesday afternoon at Watt Field.
After Hollins (4-7, 1-5 ODAC) recorded an own goal to put W&L (6-3, 4-1 ODAC) up 1-0 in the 32nd minute, Garrett tallied her first goal off an assist from sophomore midfielder Katie Howard (Atherton, Calif./Menlo School) in the 41st minute to give W&L a 2-0 advantage. She notched her second goal just one minute later when she received a through ball from junior forward Kat Barnes (Charlotte, N.C./Myers Park), giving W&L a 3-0 advantage at the half.
Sophomore midfielder Hannah Sackfield (Louisville, Ky./DuPont Manual) added the Generals' final goal of the contest off an assist from junior forward Anne Masich (Raleigh, N.C./Needham B. Broughton) in the 55th minute to secure the 4-0 victory.
In net, junior Emily Leary (Cincinnati, Ohio/Kings) and senior Taylor Joosten (Chicago, Ill./St. Ignatius College Prep) split time, with neither facing a shot. Hollins junior netminder Kristen Norkus (Gainesville, Va./Battlefield) played all 90:00, stopping eight shots.
W&L returns to action on Friday as it travels to Lynchburg for a 7:00 pm contest.
W&L – own goal – 31:57
W&L – Taylor Garrett (Katie Howard) – 40:52
W&L – Taylor Garrett (Kat Barnes) – 41:52
W&L – Hannah Sackfield (Anne Masich) – 54:41
W&L : Emily Leary – 45:00, 0 GA, 0 saves
W&L: Taylor Joosten – 45:00, 0 GA, 0 saves
HU: Kristen Norkus – 90:00, 4 GA, 8 saves
W&L: 23 shots, 4 corner kicks, 0 saves, 2 fouls, 2 offsides
HU: 1 shot, 0 corner kicks, 8 saves, 3 fouls, 0 offsides