W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER FALLS TO VIRGINIA WESLEYAN, 1-0, IN DOUBLE OT

LEXINGTON, Va. -- With 3:30 remaining in the second overtime period, senior forward Meg Bronstein (Virginia Beach, Va./Salem) buried a shot from the corner of the 18-yard box to lift the Virginia Wesleyan women' soccer team over Washington and Lee, 1-0, in the NCAA South Regional Championship on Sunday.

The Marlins (20-2-2) held a 13-5 advantage in shots and a 6-2 advantage in corner kicks.

Junior Emily Barker (Clifton, Va./Mount Vernon) played all 106:30 for the Generals, making five saves. Sophomore goalie Laura Wiederwax (Stafford, Va./Brooke Point) played the entire contest for Virginia Wesleyan, but didn't need to make a save.

Virginia Wesleyan advances to face DePauw in the NCAA Tournament Quarterfinals on Saturday, Nov. 22. Site and game time has yet to be determined.

The Generals' wrap up the 2003 season with a 15-2-3 overall record, their second-straight Old Dominion Athletic Conference title, and second-straight appearance in the NCAA tournament. Their battle for the regional title marks W&L's deepest run into the NCAA tournament in program history.

-- NCAA SOCCER --

GOALS
W&L - none
VWC - Meg Bronstein

ASSISTS
W&L - none
VWC - none

GOALKEEPERS
Emily Barker (W&L) 106:30, 1 GA, 5 saves
Laura Wiederwax (VWC) 106:30, 0 GA, 0 saves

TEAM STATS
W&L - 5 shots, 2 corner kicks, 5 saves, 12 fouls
VWC - 13 shots, 6 corner kicks, 0 saves, 25 fouls


W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER ADVANCES PAST GREENSBORO ON PKs

LEXINGTON, Va. -- After playing 110 minutes of scoreless soccer, the Washington and Lee women's soccer team used a 4-1 advantage in tie-breaker penalty kicks to advance past Greensboro in NCAA South Region semifinal action on Saturday afternoon.

Washington and Lee held a 17-11 advantage in shots, but neither team was able to find the back of the net in regulation or overtime.

In the first round of penalty kicks both squads sank a goal, but the Pride (14-3-3) was unable to match the Generals in the second flight, giving the home team a 2-1 advantage. Washington and Lee took the momentum and scored its third goal, putting the pressure on the Greensboro shooters. Greensboro missed wide on its third attempt, offering the Generals a chance to advance to the "Sweet 16," which they did with their fourth straight successful penalty kick.

Junior keeper Emily Barker (Clifton, Va./Mount Vernon) recorded six saves for the Generals while playing all 110 minutes. Junior Keri Wells (Greensboro, N.C./Eastern Guilford) covered the Pride's goal for the duration of the game, making six saves.

The Generals (15-1-3) now advance to play Virginia Wesleyan (19-2-2) in the regional championship match tomorrow at 1:00 p.m. The Marlins advanced after besting Hardin-Simmons (16-4), 2-1, in the day's second semifinal match.

-- NCAA SOCCER --

GOALS
W&L - none
GC - none

ASSISTS
W&L - none
GC - none

GOALKEEPERS
Emily Barker (W&L) 110:00, 0 GA, 6 saves
Keri Wells (GC) 110:00, 0 GA, 6 saves

TEAM STATS
W&L - 17 shots, 9 corner kicks, 6 saves, 8 fouls
GC - 11 shots, 3 corner kick, 6 saves, 17 fouls


W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER DEFEATS VIRGINIA WESLEYAN, 2-1, IN ODAC TITLE BOUT

NORFOLK Va. -- The second-seeded Washington and Lee women's soccer team used two first-half goals to subdue top-ranked Virginia Wesleyan, 2-1, in the ODAC Tournament Championship match Saturday evening. The win marks the 18th-ranked Generals' (15-1-2) second straight conference crown and advances W&L to the NCAA Division III National Championships for the second time in school history.

In the first half, the Generals used an 8-7 advantage in shots to score all the goals they would need on the day. Freshman forward Anne Wiltshire (Richmond, Va./Collegiate) scored off an assist from sophomore defender Heather Rogers (Atlanta, Ga./Lovett School) at 33:15. Striking while the iron was hot, W&L returned to the Virginia Wesleyan (18-2-2) defensive third 1:40 later and recorded the eventual game-winner off the foot of freshman midfielder Rebecca Cohn (Virginia Beach, Va./Norfolk Acad.). Senior forward Fontaine Marcoux (Washington, D.C./Potomac) recorded an assist on Cohn's goal.

The Marlins, who entered the game ranked seventh in the nation, held a 10-1 advantage in shots in the second half, and made good on their surging offense at 81:06 when Morgan Gunn scored unassisted.

The W&L defense held for the remainder of the game, however, to give the Generals their second ODAC title.

Junior goalie Emily Barker (Clifton, Va./mount Vernon) made eight saves on the day for W&L, five of which came in the second half.

Laura Wiederwax played all 90 minutes for Virginia Wesleyan, recording three saves.

The Generals return to action on Saturday when they host the NCAA South Regional. Washington and Lee will face Greensboro (14-3-2) at 11:00 a.m.

-- GENERALS --

GOALS
W&L - Anne Wiltshire, Rebecca Cohn
VWC - Morgan Gunn

ASSISTS
W&L - Heather Rogers, Fontaine Marcoux
VWC - none

GOALKEEPERS
Emily Barker (W&L) 90:00, 1 GA, 8 saves
Laura Wiederwax (VWC) 90:00, 2 GA, 3 saves

TEAM STATS
W&L - 9 shots, 4 corner kicks, 8 saves, 8 fouls
VWC - 17 shots, 6 corner kicks, 3 save, 9 fouls


W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER DOWNS LYNCHBURG, 1-0, IN ODAC SEMIFINAL MATCH

LEXINGTON, Va. -- Sophomore midfielder Kerry Giblin (Ho-Ho-Kus, N.J./No. Highlands Reg.) scored the lone-goal to lift the second-seeded Washington and Lee women's soccer team over third-seeded Lynchburg, 1-0, in the ODAC tournament semifinals on Wednesday afternoon.

After battling to a 0-0 tie through 60 minutes, the Generals (14-1-2) broke the stalemate as Giblin connected on a failed clear by the Hornets (14-6-2) at 60:28, pounding the ball past the Lynchburg goalie.

Lynchburg spent the remainder of the game pressing on offense, but a trio of key saves from W&L junior keeper Emily Barker (Clifton, Va./Mount Vernon) in the final minutes preserved the Generals' victory. Barker made four stops on the day.

Junior goalie Katie DeLorenzo (Mountain Lakes, N.J./Morris Catholic) played all 90 minutes in the Hornets goal, recording one save.

Washington and Lee returns to action on Saturday when the Generals travel to Virginia Wesleyan to face the Marlins for the ODAC championship. Game time is 4:30 p.m.

-- GENERALS --

GOALS
W&L - Kerry Giblin
LC - none

ASSISTS
W&L - none
LC - none

GOALKEEPERS
Emily Barker (W&L) 90:00, 0 GA, 4 saves
Katie DeLorenzo (LC) 90:00, 1 GA, 1 saves

TEAM STATS
W&L - 4 shots, 8 corner kicks, 4 saves, 10 fouls
LC - 12 shots, 2 corner kicks, 1 save, 17 fouls


W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER DEFEATS ROANOKE, 1-0, IN ODAC FIRST ROUND

LEXINGTON, Va. -- Junior forward Maggie Hope (Charlotte, N.C./Charlotte Country Day) scored the game-winning goal with 8:31 remaining to propel the second-seeded Washington and Lee women's soccer team past seventh-seeded Roanoke, 1-0, in ODAC tournament first-round action on Saturday afternoon.

With time ticking away, freshman forward Anne Wiltshire (Richmond, Va./Collegiate) blasted a shot off the post that rebounded back to Hope, who promptly buried the ball to give the Generals (13-1-2) the go-ahead goal.

Junior Emily Barker (Clifton, Va./Mount Vernon) played all 90 minutes in the W&L goal, making four stops on the day.

Sophomore goalie Jess Simmers (Downingtown, Pa./Villa Maria) covered the Roanoke goal for 86:11, making 13 saves. Sophomore Emma Jones (Cary, N.C./Athens Drive) stepped into the Maroon net for the final 3:49, but didn't need to make a save.

The Generals return to action in the ODAC tournament semifinals, when they will face third-seeded Lynchburg. That game will be played at a date and time TBA.

-- GENERALS --

GOALS
W&L - Maggie Hope
RC - none

ASSISTS
W&L - Anne Wiltshire
RC - none

GOALKEEPERS
Emily Barker (W&L) 90:00, 0 GA, 4 saves
Jess Simmers (RC) 90:00, 1 GA, 13 saves

TEAM STATS
W&L - 19 shots, 4 corner kicks, 4 saves, 9 fouls
RC - 7 shots, 4 corner kicks, 13 save, 10 fouls


 

W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER TIES ROANOKE, 2-2

SALEM, Va. -- The Washington and Lee women's soccer team wrapped up its regular season schedule on Saturday with a 2-2 draw against Roanoke.

The Generals (12-1-2, 9-1-1) found the net quickly as senior midfielder Heather Coleman (Blackwood, N.J./Triton Regional) scored off an assist by freshman forward Anne Wiltshire (Richmond, Va./Collegiate) at 5:01.

The Maroons (7-8-3, 4-4-3) wasted no time evening the score with an unassisted goal by Sarah McDonald at 9:29. Roanoke used the momentum and took a 2-1 lead into halftime off an unassisted goal by Emily Ocheltree.

Following the mid-game break, W&L evened the score off a goal from Wiltshire at 67:36. Junior forward Maggie Hope (Charlotte, N.C./Charlotte Country Day) assisted on the equalizing tally.

Despite 22:24 remaining in regulation and an additional 20 minutes of overtime, neither team could find the net again.

Junior Emily Barker (Clifton, Va./Mount Vernon) played all 110 minutes in the Generals' goal, making four saves. Jess Simmers made four saves in the Roanoke net.

The Generals return to action on Saturday, November 1 in the first round of the ODAC tournament. Site and time to be determined.

-- GENERALS --

GOALS
W&L - Heather Coleman, Anne Wiltshire
RC - Emily Ocheltree, Sarah McDonald

ASSISTS
W&L - Anne Wiltshire, Maggie Hope
RC - none

GOALKEEPERS
Emily Barker (W&L) 110:00, 2 GA, 4 saves
Jess Simmers (RC) 110:00, 2 GA, 4 saves

TEAM STATS
W&L - 9 shots, 5 corner kicks, 4 saves, 3 fouls
RC - 13 shots, 5 corner kicks, 1 save, 9 fouls


W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER DOWNS GUILFORD, 2-1

GREENSBORO, Va. -- The Washington and Lee women's soccer team used a pair of first-half goals to outpace Guilford, 2-1, in ODAC action on Tuesday afternoon.

Senior forward Fontaine Marcoux (Washington, D.C./Potomac) opened the scoring for the Generals (12-1-1, 9-1) at 15:04, when she buried a pass from freshman forward Anne Wiltshire (Richmond, Va./Collegiate). Junior defender Kelley Zagol (Berwyn, Pa./Conestoga) pushed the visitors' lead to 2-0 with an unassisted goal 35 seconds before the halftime break.

The Quakers got on the board at 55:42 thanks to a goal from junior forward Flo Lance, but W&L junior keeper Emily Barker (Clifton, Va./Mount Vernon) remained stalwart in the goal with four saves in the second half and five on the day to quell Guilford's comeback bid.

Sophomore goalie Danielle Brisotti made one stop for the Quakers (9-8, 6-4).

Guilford held a narrow 10-8 advantage in shots, while both teams took three corner kicks.

The Generals wrap up their regular season on Saturday, when they travel to Roanoke. Game time is 12:00.

-- GENERALS --

GOALS
W&L - Fontaine Marcoux, Kelley Zagol
GC - Flo Lance

ASSISTS
W&L - Anne Wiltshire
GC - none

GOALKEEPERS
Emily Barker (W&L) 90:00, 1 GA, 5 saves
Danielle Brisotti (GC) 90:00, 2 GA, 1 saves

TEAM STATS
W&L - 8 shots, 3 corner kicks, 5 saves, 2 fouls
GC - 10 shots, 3 corner kicks, 1 save, 4 fouls


 

W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER DEFEATS EASTERN MENNONITE, 2-1

HARRISONBURG, Va. -- Senior midfielder Heather Coleman (Blackwood, N.J./Triton Regional) scored the game-winning goal as 12th-ranked Washington and Lee defeated Eastern Mennonite, 2-1, in ODAC women's soccer action Saturday afternoon.

The Generals (11-1-1, 8-1-0) took a 1-0 lead into halftime after freshman midfielder Rebecca Cohn (Virginia Beach, Va./Norfolk Acad.) sank a goal at the 20:24 mark. Senior forward Fontaine Marcoux (Washington D.C./Potomac) earned an assist in the play.

A minute into the second half, Eastern Mennonite (8-5-0, 6-3-0) evened the score at 1-1 off a goal from Heather Bauman and an assist from Ellie Lind.

Coleman put the Generals in the lead to stay when she sank her game-winner off an assist by freshman midfielder Maggie Megear (Cold Spring Hbr., N.Y./Cold Sprg Hbr.) at 62:44.

Junior Emily Barker (Clifton, Va./Mount Vernon) covered the W&L goal, making one save. Rochelle Yoder played in the net for the Royals, making 11 saves.

The Generals return to action on Tuesday when they travel to Guilford. Game time is 4:00 p.m.

-- GENERALS --

GOALS
W&L - Rebecca Cohn, Heather Coleman
EMU - Heather Bauman

ASSISTS
W&L - Fontaine Marcoux, Maggie Megear
EMU - Ellie Lind

GOALKEEPERS
Emily Barker (W&L) 90:00, 1 GA, 1 saves
Rochelle Yoder (EMU) 90:00, 2 GA, 11 saves

TEAM STATS
W&L - 22 shots, 5 corner kicks, 1 save, 7 fouls
EMU- 6 shots, 0 corner kicks, 11 saves, 5 fouls


W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER FALLS TO VIRGINIA WESLEYAN, 1-0

LEXINGTON, Va. -- Junior forward Sharon Hay (Virginia Beach, Va./Princess Anne) scored the lone-goal game-winner as the 24th-ranked Virginia Wesleyan women's soccer team handed 12th-ranked Washington and Lee it's first loss on the year, 1-0, on Wednesday afternoon.

Hay scored 23 minutes into the match off an assist from sophomore midfielder Marybeth Shanks (Richmond, Va.).
Junior Emily Barker (Clifton, Va./Mount Vernon) served all 90 minutes in the Generals' (10-1-1, 7-1-0) goal, making four saves. Senior keeper Sabrina Hurczyn (Bristol, Conn./Eastern) played all 90 minutes for the Marlins (13-1-1, 8-0-0) and made two saves.

Virginia Wesleyan outshot W&L 11-4 and held a 6-5 advantage in corner kicks.

The Generals return to action on Saturday when they travel to Eastern Mennonite. Game time is 1:00 p.m.

-- GENERALS --

GOALS
W&L - none
VWC - Sharon Hay

ASSISTS
W&L - none
VWC- Marybeth Shanks

GOALKEEPERS
Emily Barker (W&L) 90:00, 1 GA, 4saves
Sabrina Hurczyn (VWC) 90:00, 10 GA, 13saves

TEAM STATS
W&L - 4 shots, 5 corner kicks, 4 save, 8 fouls
VWC - 11 shots, 6 corner kicks, 2 saves, 3 fouls


 

W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER BEATS SWEET BRIAR, 10-0

LEXINGTON, Va. -- Freshman forward Anne Wiltshire (Richmond, Va./Collegiate) and junior forward Maggie Hope (Charlotte, N.C./Charlotte Country Day) led all scorers with two goals and an assist as the 14th-ranked Washington and Lee women's soccer team defeated Sweet Briar, 10-0, in ODAC action on Saturday afternoon.

The win marked Head Coach Neil Cunningham's 100th career victory. His career record stands at 100-36-11.

Washington and Lee (10-0-1, 7-0-0) received goals from eight different players. Freshman midfielder Sarah Helms (Charlotte, N.C./Myers Park) scored a goal and added two assists, while sophomore defender Conner Esworthy (Frederick, Md./Thomas Johnson) scored a goal and added an assist.

Junior Emily Barker (Clifton, Va./Mount Vernon) started in goal for the Generals while freshman Emily Binns (Midlothian, Va./Midlothian) took over net-minding duties in the second half.

Sweet Briar freshman goalie Vicky Gadikian (Hamburg, N.Y./Frontier) made 13 saves across 90 minutes.
The Generals return to action on Wed., Oct. 16 when they host Virginia Wesleyan. Game time is 4:00 p.m.

 

-- GENERALS --

GOALS
W&L - Anne Wiltshire (2), Maggie Hope (2), Kelley Zagol, Rebecca Cohn, Maggie Megear, Ginny Helms, Conner Esworthy, Sarah Helms
SBC - none

ASSISTS
W&L - Sarah Helms (2) Anne Wiltshire, Rebecca Cohn, Conner Esworthy, Heather Coleman, Fontaine Marcoux, Cara Burton, Maggie Hope
SBC- none

GOALKEEPERS
Emily Barker (W&L) 45:00, 0 GA, 0 saves
Emily Binns (W&L) 45:00, 0 GA, 0 saves
Vicky Gadikian (SBC) 90:00, 10 GA, 13saves

TEAM STATS
W&L - 32 shots, 6 corner kicks, 0 save, 3 fouls
SBC - 0 shots, 0 corner kicks, 13 saves, 1 fouls


 

W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER DOWNS RANDOLPH-MACON, 3-0

ASHLAND, Va. -- Senior forward Fontaine Marcoux (Washington, D.C./Potomac) tallied a goal and assisted on another to lead the 14th-ranked Washington and Lee women's soccer team to a 3-0 win over Randolph-Macon on Wednesday afternoon.

Marcoux set up the first goal of the game as she found freshman midfielder Maggie Megear (Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y./Cold Spring Harbor) who scored at the 5:32 mark. Marcoux then found the net herself off an assist by freshman forward Rebecca Cohn (Virginia Beach, Va./Norfolk Academy) on a corner kick at the 10:54 mark.

Sophomore midfielder Kerry Giblin (Ho-Ho-Kus, N.J./Northern Highlands Regional) capped the scoring as she tallied unassisted at the 36:47 mark.

Junior Emily Barker (Clifton, Va./Mount Vernon) played all 90 minutes in goal for the Generals (9-0-1, 6-0), recording one save. Liz Lombardo saw all 90 minutes in goal for the Yellow Jackets (3-6, 0-4), making nine saves.

Washington and Lee returns to action on Saturday as it hosts Sweet Briar for a 3:00 pm contest.

-- GENERALS --

GOALS
W&L - Kerry Giblin (1), Fontaine Marcoux (1), Maggie Megear (1)
R-MC - none

ASSISTS
W&L - Rebecca Cohn (1), Fontaine Marcoux (1)
R-MC- none

GOALKEEPERS
Emily Barker (W&L) 90:00, 0 GA, 1 save
Liz Lombardo (R-MC) 90:00, 3 GA, 9 saves

TEAM STATS
W&L - 15 shots, 7 corner kicks, 1 save, 8 fouls
R-MC - 5 shots, 2 corner kicks, 9 saves, 7 fouls


W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER DEFEATS GREENSBORO, 2-0

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Freshman forward Anne Wiltshire (Richmond, Va./Collegiate) scored her second game-winner in as many games as the 22nd-ranked Washington and Lee women's soccer team defeated Greensboro College, 2-0, on Saturday afternoon.

Wiltshire scored at 21:56 off an assist from junior defender Kelley Zagol (Berwyn, Pa./Conestoga) to give the Generals (8-0-1) the only goal they would need on the day. Senior forward Fontaine Marcoux (Washington, D.C./Potomac) scored on a header at 76:00 to set the final score at 2-0. Freshman midfielder Blair Haws (Fort Worth, Texas/Trinity Valley) recorded an assist on Marcoux's goal.

Junior Emily Barker (Clifton, Va./Mount Vernon) made 1 save in the W&L net, while junior Keri Wells made two saves for Greensboro (6-2-2).

The Pride held a 7-5 advantage in shots and a 4-0 advantage in corner kicks.

The Generals return to action on Wed., Oct. 8 at Randolph-Macon. Game time is 4:00 p.m.

-- GENERALS --

GOALS
W&L - Anne Wiltshire, Fontaine Marcoux
GC - none

ASSISTS
W&L - Kelley Zagol, Blair Haws
GC- none

GOALKEEPERS
Emily Barker (W&L) 90:00, 0GA, 1save
Keri Wells (GC) 90:00, 2GA, 2 saves

TEAM STATS
W&L - 5 shots, 0 corner kicks, 1 save, 6 fouls
GC - 7 shots, 4 corner kicks, 2 saves, 10 fouls


W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER BEATS RMWC, 2-1

LEXINGTON, Va. -- Freshman forward Anne Wiltshire (Richmond, Va./Collegiate) scored the game-winner as the Washington and Lee women's soccer team defeated Randolph-Macon Woman's College, 2-1, in ODAC action on Wednesday afternoon.

The Generals (7-0-1, 5-0) took an early 1-0 lead when sophomore midfielder Kerry Giblin (Ho-Ho-Kus, N.J./North Highlands Reg.) buried a cross from sophomore defender Heather Rogers (Atlanta, Ga./Lovett School) 14 minutes into the contest.

Following a W&L foul at 21:11, junior forward Lyndsey Pelham (Portland, Ore./Sky View) put the WildCats on the board and tied the game, blasting a 25-yard free kick into the right-side netting.

Wiltshire scored her gamewinner at 37:12 off an assist from freshman midfielder Rebecca Cohn (Virginia Beach, Va./Norfolk Acad.). The goal proved to be the last of the day, as neither team could find the net in the second half.
The Generals had a 26-3 advantage in shots and a 12-0 advantage in corner kicks.

Freshman Emily Binns (Midlothian, Va./Midlothian) made two saves in the W&L net, while senior Amy Dameron (Fredricksburg, Va./Courtland) made 10 stops for the WildCats.

The Generals return to action on Sat., Oct. 4 when they travel to Greensboro College. Game time is 2:30 pm.

-- GENERALS --

GOALS
W&L - Kerry Giblin, Anne Wiltshire
RMWC - Lyndsey Pelham

ASSISTS
W&L - Heather Rogers, Rebecca Cohn
RMWC- none

GOALKEEPERS
Emily Binns (W&L) 90:00, 1GA, 2save
Amy Dameron (RMWC) 90:00, 2GA, 10 saves

TEAM STATS
W&L - 26 shots, 12 corner kicks, 2 saves, 5 fouls
RMWC - 3shots, 0 corner kicks, 10 saves, 2 fouls


W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER BLANKS MARY BALDWIN, 7-0

LEXINGTON, Va. -- Freshman forward Anne Wiltshire (Richmond, Va./Collegiate) scored her first collegiate hat-trick, and added one assist as the Washington and Lee women's soccer team defeated Mary Baldwin, 7-0, on Sunday afternoon.

Senior forward Fontaine Marcoux (Washington, D.C./Potomac), sophomore midfielder Kerry Giblin (Ho-Ho-Kus, N.J./North Highlands Reg.), freshman midfielder Sarah Helms (Charlotte, N.C./Myers Park) and junior defender Liz Clarke (Midlothian, Va./Clover Hill) all scored a goal in the contest. Junior forward Maggie Hope (Charlotte, N.C./Charlotte Country Day) recorded a pair of assists, while senior midfielder Heather Coleman (Blackwood, N.J./Triton Regional) and freshman midfielder Cara Burton (Spring, Texas/Klein Oak) each added one assist.

Junior Emily Barker (Clifton, Va./Mount Vernon) and freshman Emily Binns (Midlothian, Va./Midlothian) split time in the net for the Generals. Binns stopped Mary Baldwin's only shot on the day.

Mary Baldwin junior Shannon Edwards (Waynesboro, Va.) played all 90 minutes in the goal, making 12 saves.

The Generals return to action on Wed., Oct. 1 when they host Randolph-Macon's Woman's College. Game time is 4:00 pm.

-- GENERALS --

GOALS
W&L - Anne Wiltshire (3), Fontaine Marcoux, Kerry Giblin, Sarah Helms, Liz Clarke
MBC - none

ASSISTS
W&L - Maggie Hope (2), Anne Wiltshire, Heather Coleman, Car Burton
MBC - none

GOALKEEPERS
Emily Binns (W&L) 45:00, 0GA, 1 save
Emily Barker (W&L) 45:00, 0GA,
Shannon Edwards (MBC) 90:00, 7GA, 12 saves

TEAM STATS
W&L - 33 shots, 8 corner kicks, 1 saves, 2fouls
MBC - 1 shots, 0 corner kicks, 12 saves, 3fouls


W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER TIES MARY WASHINGTON, 1-1

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. -- The Washington and Lee women's soccer team saw its five-game winning streak end, yet remained unbeaten on the season as the Generals tied Mary Washington, 1-1, Saturday afternoon.

Washington and Lee (5-0-1) took a 1-0 lead into halftime thanks to a goal from sophomore midfielder Kerry Giblin (Ho-Ho-Kus, N.J./Northern Highlands), but Mary Washington evened the score at 1-1 midway through the second half to send the game into extra minutes. Jessica Hewitt scored the Eagles' goal off an assist from Joeann Walker.

Junior Emily Barker (Clifton, Va./Mount Vernon) served all 110 minutes in the net for the Generals, making one save against two Mary Washington shots. Mary Elizabeth Fulco staffed the Eagles' goal, stopping three W&L shots.

Mary Washington held a 7-5 advantage in corner kicks while both squads recorded seven shots on the afternoon.
The Generals return to action tomorrow, Sun., Sept. 28 when they host Mary Baldwin. Game time is 2:00 p.m.

-- GENERALS --

GOALS
W&L - Kerry Giblin
MW - Jessica Hewitt

ASSISTS
W&L - none
MW - Joeann Walker

GOALKEEPERS
Emily Barker (W&L) 110:00, 1GA, 1save
Mary Elizabeth Fulco (MW) 110:00, 1GA, 3 saves

TEAM STATS
W&L - 7 shots, 5 corner kicks, 1 saves, 3 fouls
MW - 7 shots, 7 corner kicks,3 saves, 9 fouls


W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER BLANKS HOLLINS, 12-0

ROANOKE, Va. -- Senior forward Fontaine Marcoux (Washington, D.C./Potomac) dished out three assists and one goal to lead the 25th-ranked Washington and Lee women's soccer team past Hollins, 12-0, Tuesday evening.

With her performance, Marcoux moves into second place for points in a career with 98, and ties for fourth in career goals with 33. Her three assists also tied the program record for assists in a game, an honor she has achieved three times during her career.

The Generals' (5-0, 4-0) win was keyed by 10 first-half goals. Junior forward Maggie Hope (Charlotte, N.C./Charlotte Country Day) led the onslaught against Hollins (1-7, 0-5) with two of the game's first five tallies. Freshman midfielder Rebecca Cohn (Virginia Beach, Va./Norfolk Acad.) also recorded two goals while freshman forward Sarah Helms (Charlotte, N.C./Myers Park) led all scorers with three goals.

The Generals return to action on Sat., Sept. 27, when they travel to Mary Washington. Game time is 3:30 p.m.

-- GENERALS --

GOALS
W&L - Sarah Helms (3), Rebecca Cohn (2), Maggie Hope (2), Fontaine Marcoux (1), Kelley Zagol (1), Heather Rogers (1), Cara Burton (1), Anne Wiltshire (1)
HU- none

ASSISTS
W&L - Fontaine Marcoux (3), Conner Esworthy (2), Heather Coleman (1), Jamie Dorsey (1), Cara Curton (1)
HU- none

GOALKEEPERS
Emily Binns (W&L) 45:00, 0 GA, 1 save
Emily Barker (W&L) 45:00, 0 GA, 1save
Lindsay Lucas (HU) 69:29, 12 GA, 6 saves
Amanda Engel (HU) 20:31, 0 GA, 1 save

TEAM STATS
W&L - 30 shots, 9 corner kicks, 2 saves, 4 fouls
LC - 3 shots, 2 corner kicks, 10 saves, 0 fouls


W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER DOWNS LYNCHBURG, 1-0

LEXINGTON, Va. -- Sophomore midfielder Kerry Giblin (Ho-Ho-Kus, N.J./North Highlands Reg.) used her third goal of the season to propel the Washington and Lee women's soccer team past Lynchburg, 1-0, in Old Dominion Athletic Conference action on Saturday afternoon.

Shortly after play resumed in the second half, W&L (4-0, 3-0) freshman forward Anne Wilshire (Richmond, Va./Collegiate) blasted a shot off Hornet (3-3-2, 1-1) keeper Erin Johnson (Davidsville, Md./South River). The ensuing rebound bounced uncontrolled around the box, and off several defenders before Giblin collected it, and drove it to the left post.

The score was all that was needed to give the Generals their second straight decision over Lynchburg. Washington and Lee defeated the Hornets in the 2002 ODAC Championship match, besting them 5-4 on penalty kicks after battling to a 0-0 draw in field play.

In goal, junior Emily Barker (Clifton, Va./Mount Vernon) served all 90 minutes for the Generals. She recorded three saves. Johnson made one save for Lynchburg in the loss.

The Hornets held a 13-7 advantage in shots and a 5-2 advantage in corner kicks.

The Generals return to action Tuesday, Sept. 23, when they travel to Hollins. Game time is 4:30 p.m.

-- GENERALS --

GOALS
W&L - Kerry Giblin
LC - none

ASSISTS
W&L - none
LC - none

GOALKEEPERS
Emily Barker (W&L) 90:00, 0 GA, 3 saves
Erin Johnson (LC) 90:00, 1 GA, 1 saves

TEAM STATS
W&L - 7 shots, 2 corner kicks, 3 saves, 12 fouls
LC - 13 shots, 5 corner kicks, 1 saves, 22 fouls (Taryn Wyckoff: Yellow)


W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER DEFEATS EMORY & HENRY, 7-0

EMORY, Va. -- The Washington and Lee women's soccer team scored five first-half goals en route to a 7-0 win over Emory & Henry on Tuesday afternoon in Emory, Va.

Senior forward Fontaine Marcoux (Washington, D.C./Potomac School) keyed the first half scoring with a goal and an assist, while freshman midfielder Sarah Helms (Charlotte, N.C./Myers Park) recorded one goal and two assists in the second half. All told, seven players accounted for the seven goals, while four players notched an assist.

Freshman Emily Binns (Midlothian, Va./Midlothian) played all 90 minutes in goal for the Generals (3-0, 1-0), tallying two saves.

Alexis Salemme posted 11 saves in goal for the Wasps (3-4, 0-1), who were outshot 39-5 for the contest.

Washington and Lee returns to action on Friday as it hosts Lynchburg for a 4:00 pm contest. The game is a rematch of last season's ODAC Championship game which W&L won on penalty kicks.

-- GENERALS --

GOALS
W&L - Cara Burton (1), Conner Esworthy (1), Sarah Helms (1), Maggie Hope (1), Fontaine Marcoux (1), Maggie Megear (1), Anne Wiltshire (1)
E&H - none

ASSISTS
W&L - Sarah Helms (2), Blair Haws (1), Fontaine Marcoux (1), Heather Rogers (1)
E&H - none

GOALKEEPERS
Emily Binns (W&L) 90:00, 0 GA, 2 saves
Alexis Salemme (E&H) 90:00, 7 GA, 18 saves

TEAM STATS
W&L - 39 shots, 2 corner kicks, 3 saves, 0 fouls
E&H - 5 shots, 1 corner kicks, 18 saves, 4 fouls


W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER BLANKS CHOWAN, 3-0

LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee women's soccer team picked up its second with of the weekend as the Generals blanked Chowan, 3-0, in non-conference action on Sunday.

Sophomore midfielder Kerry Giblin (Ho-Ho-Kus, N.J./North Highlands Regionals) led W&L's (2-0) offensive efforts with a pair of first-half goals. At 14:01, freshman midfielder Rebecca Cohn (Virginia Beach, Va./Norfolk Acad.) crossed a ball from out of the Braves' right corner and into the penalty box, where Giblin knocked it down and into the webbing.

Compliments of an assist from freshman forward Anne Wiltshire (Richmond, Va./Collegiate), Giblin pushed the Generals' lead to 2-0 before halftime. After the break, junior defender Kelley Zagol (Berwyn, Pa./Conestoga) iced the victory with the third W&L goal of the day, thanks to an assist from senior midfielder Heather Coleman (Blackwood, N.J./Triton Regional).

In goal, junior Emily Barker (Clifton, Va./Mount Vernon) and freshman Emily Binns (Midlothian, Va./Midlothian) both saw playing time. Barker made the Generals' lone save of the afternoon.

In the Braves' goal, sophomore Emily Warthan (Colonial Heights, Va./Colonial Heights) made 13 saves while playing all 90 minutes.

The Generals outshot Chowan 28-1, and had a 5-0 advantage in corner kicks.

The Generals return to action Tuesday, September 16, when they travel to Emory & Henry. Game time is 4:00 p.m.

-- GENERALS --

GOALS
W&L - Kerry Giblin (2), Kelley Zagol
CC - none

ASSISTS
W&L - Anne Wiltshire, Rebecca Cohn, Heather Coleman
CC - none

GOALKEEPERS
Emily Barker (W&L) 66:56, 0GA, 1 saves
Emily Binns (W&L) 23:04, 0GA, 0 saves
Emily Warthan (CC) 90:00, 3GA, 13 saves

TEAM STATS
W&L - 28 shots, 5 corner kicks, 1 saves, 5 fouls
CC - 1 shot, 0 corner kicks, 13 saves, 5 fouls


W&L WOMEN'S SOCCER OPENS 2003 SEASON WITH 4-1 WIN OVER BRIDGEWATER

LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee women's soccer team opened its 2003 season with a 4-1 victory over Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) foe Bridgewater on Saturday.

Generals (1-0, 1-0) freshman Anne Wiltshire (Richmond, Va./Collegiate) scored a pair of goals and dished out an assist in her collegiate debut, while fellow freshman Maggie Megear (Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y./Cold Spring Harbor) added a goal and an assist in her first college appearance. Senior Fontaine Marcoux (Washington, D.C./Potomac) also scored a goal and tallied an assist in the win. Heather Rogers (Atlanta, Ga./Lovett School) rounded out W&L's scoring with an assist.

Kimberly Matthews upended the W&L shutout with the Eagles' (1-4, 0-1) lone goal.

Washington and Lee held a 25-4 advantage in shots, and an 11-2 advantage in corner kicks. Junior Emily Barker (Clifton, Va./Mount Vernon) needed only one stop in goal for the Generals, while freshman Lisa Belella made 11 saves for the Eagles.

The Generals return to action tomorrow, September 14 when they host Chowan. Game time is 2:00 p.m.

-- GENERALS --

GOALS
W&L - Anne Wiltshire (2), Fontaine Marcoux, Maggie Megear
BC - Kimberly Matthews

ASSISTS
W&L - Anne Wiltshire, Fontaine Marcoux, Maggie Megear, Heather Rogers
BC - none

GOALKEEPERS
Emily Barker (W&L) 90:00, 1GA, 1 saves
Katie Johnson (BC) 90:00, 4GA, 11 saves

TEAM STATS
W&L - 25 shots, 11 corner kicks, 1 saves, 8 fouls, 1 offside
BC - 4 shots, 2 corner kicks, 11 saves, 5 fouls, 1 offside