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Generals Blank Ferrum Women

Frances Best
Frances Best

 

LEXINGTON, Va. -- Caroline Peters and Kelsey Anderson scored a goal each to lift Washington & Lee University to a 2-0 Old Dominion Athletic Conference women's soccer win over Ferrum College this afternoon at W&L's Watt Field.

RECORDS
Washington & Lee (8-4-2, 5-3-1 ODAC)
Ferrum (8-4-2, 4-4-1 ODAC)

THE BASICS
Peters got Washington & Lee on the scorboard with a goal, heading Megan Engeland's cross into the net less than three minutes into the game. Alderson's insurance goal, unassisted, came in the 37th minute of play.

KEY STATS
W&L: Peters goal; Anderson goal; GK Grace Coombs 90 min, 4 saves
Ferrum: GK Taylor Dodson 90 min, 15 saves

BEHIND THE WHISTLE
"We're still learning how to be a team that plays with everything we've got. It's never excusable to go out and give less than 100% effort. That's what we saw from the first half. In the second half, the team played more like a team trying to give max effort. If we can get the team to play more like we did in the second half for a full 90 minutes, then we're moving in the right direction, and we may surprise everyone in the postseason." -- Head Coach James Lofton

NEXT GAME
Lofton's team will close out reguar season play Saturday, Oct. 27, at Lynchburg College. The ODAC game is set for a 7:00 p.m. in Lynchburg, Virginia.