W&L Women's Soccer Claims 2-0 Victory Over Sweet Briar

W&L Women's Soccer Claims 2-0 Victory Over Sweet Briar

LEXINGTON, Va. – The Washington and Lee women's soccer team netted a goal in both halves as it defeated Sweet Briar, 2-0, on Saturday afternoon at Watt Field.

Sophomore defender Alex Todd (New Orleans, La./Isidore Newman) put the Generals (4-3, 3-1 ODAC) on the board in the 32nd minute with an unassisted marker. Sophomore forward Bess Ruff (Tupelo, Miss./Tupelo) secured the 2-0 victory for W&L when she recorded an unassisted goal in the 62nd minute.

For the game, the Generals outshot the Vixens (4-7, 0-5 ODAC), 31-0, and had a 2-0 edge in corner kicks.

Senior keeper Taylor Joosten (Chicago, Ill./Ignatius College Prep) played all 90:00 for the Generals and did not face a shot. SBC junior keeper Seanne Weekes (Los Gatos, Calif.) also played the duration, stopping 18 shots.

The Generals return to action tomorrow as they travel to N.C. Wesleyan for a noon contest.

W&L – Alex Todd (unassisted) – 31:18
W&L – Bess Ruff (unassisted) – 61:36

W&L : Taylor Joosten – 90:00, 0 GA, 0 saves
SBC: Seanne Weekes – 90:00, 2 GA, 18 saves

Team Stats
W&L – 31 shots, 2 corner kicks, 0 saves, 1 foul
SBC – 0 shots, 0 corner kicks, 19 saves, 4 fouls, 2 yellow cards (Samantha Britell – 71:54; Kat Alexander – 75:58)