Women's Soccer

Lady Bobcats Run Past Lady Knights, 5-0

Box score

BANNER ELK, N.C. - Vickie Rich notched two early goals to set the tone as the Lees-McRae College Lady Bobcats women's soccer team (6-4, 3-1) notched a 5-0 win over the Conference Carolinas opponent the St. Andrews Presbyterian College Lady Knights (4-5-1, 2-2-1) Saturday at Tate Field.

Rich scored the first goal of the match in the 7th minute when she beat two defenders off the dribble and slipped a shot past the keeper.

She added her second just four minutes later to give the Lady Bobcats a 2-0 lead. Rich received a long pass from Brooke Santerre and finished for the goal.

Lees-McRae added their third goal in the 52nd minute Shaina Ormsby found Emily Jones on the back post with a cross for the goal to make it 3-0.

The Lady Bobcats final two goals come on unassisted goals. The first came when Brook Santerre beat two defenders and blasted a long shot for the goal, and the second game when Aerial Gregston struck a bouncing ball that beat the keeper for Lees-McRae's fifth and final goal.

Rich now has a team-high 11 goals and 24 points on the season.

Brittany Bolton earned the shutout, her fourth of the season, between the pipes for the Lady Bobcats with two saves.

Lees-McRae outshot St. Andrews 12-3.

The Lady Bobcats return to action Tuesday, October 6th at 5:30 p.m. against Belmont Abbey

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2009 Season Stats

Pictured: Vickie Rich