September 23, 2008

Lady Bobcats Down Pikeville, 5-0

BANNER ELK, N.C -- The Lees-McRae Lady Bobcats had five different players score on their way to a 5-0 non-conference win Tuesday night over Pikeville College at Tate Field.

In the 16th minute Melissa Horn got a through pass from Blaine Prescott and scored to give the Lady Bobcats a 1-0 lead.

Vickie Rich gave the Lady Bobcats a 2-0 lead in the 50th minute on an assist from Tiffany Rodman. Rodman's through pass left Rich one-on-one with the keeper.

Maribeth Novak scored in the 62nd minute on an unassisted goal, and Ashley Splawn scored her first goal of the season in the 77th minute when she dribbled the length of the field for the goal to make it 4-0.

Caitlin Smith scored in the 82nd minute when she ripped a shot from about 20 yards for her first goal of the season and gave the game it's final score of 5-0.

The Lady Bobcats out shot the Lady Bears 28-4.

With the win Lees-McRae improves to 7-1 overall.

The Lady Bobcats will face Conference Carolinas opponent Barton College in Wilson, North Carolina on September 27th at 5 p.m.

Box score

2008 Season Stats Through 9-23-2008

Pictured: Caitlin Smith