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Women's Soccer Blanks Saint Peter's, 5-0

Oct. 14, 2005

Box Score

Baltimore, Md. - Loyola got goals from five different players in a 5-0 win over Saint Peter's in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference women's soccer action Friday afternoon on Diane Geppi-Aikens Field. The Greyhounds improve to 12-4 on the season and an undefeated mark of 7-0 in the conference while the Peahens fall to 1-13 and 0-6 in the league.

Despite holding a 18-0 advantage in shots in the first half, the Greyhounds lone goal of the half came in the 24th minute of play when junior Katelyn Woods got her foot on the ball in a scramble in front of the goal and was able to pass it to a waiting Ashley Kramer. Kramer was able to get it past Saint Peter's keeper Andrea Kovalcik for the 1-0 lead.

The Greyhounds had several more viable options for goals in the second half beginning with a goal at 54:54 when junior Caitlin McCusker found Courtney Arikian open for the 2-0 lead.

In the 70th minute, Loyola made it 3-0 when freshman Lea Day tapped the ball into Kramer who got it Woods waiting in front of the goal.

Just over five minutes later, freshman Dre Lopez nabbed her first collegiate goal for a 4-0 mark. The play originated from Day on the far right off the goal. Day kicked the ball backfield to sophomore Sarah Orscheln who was able to find Lopez open for the score.

Loyola ended scoring in the 86th minute when Kaitlin Klar booted the ball from at least 20 yards out and it sailed into the goal for the 5-0 final.

The Greyhounds controlled the ball for much of the game, taking 30 shots and not allowing a single shot by Saint Peter's. Loyola also held a 11-0 advantage in corner kicks.

Senior Kate Gilfillan played all 90 minutes but was not challenged to make a save. The Peahen's Kovalcik recorded nine saves on the day.

The Greyhounds host Manhattan on Sunday, October 16 at 1:00.