October 20, 2009

Rich’s First Half Goal Gives Lady Bobcats 1-0 Win

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SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- The Lees-McRae College Lady Bobcats used a first half goal from Conference Carolinas Player of the Week Vickie Rich to defeat the Converse College Valkyries, 1-0, Tuesday.

With the win, the Bobcats improve to 9-5 on the season and 6-2 in Conference Carolinas action. They currently sit in third place in the conference standings.

For the match, Lees-McRae's Vickie Rich grabbed the only goal when she capitalized on a serve from Shaina Ormsby early in the 6th minute. Rich has scored in the Lady Bobcats last three matches.

The Valkyries were unable to rally and were held to just 3 shots for the match. Lees-McRae tallied 7 total shots.

Brittany Bolton earned the win and the shutout for the Lady Bobcats between the pipes.

Lees-McRae will visit Anderson University on Thursday, October 22nd for their next match.