Women’s Soccer: Lady Wildcats Defeat #9 Univ. of Maine – Machias After Nine Rounds of PKs
|Penn College (9-6-3)||0||1||0||0||1|
|2nd - 47:57||Tara Bennethum (Penn College)|
|2nd - 77:56||Emma LeGallais (Me.-Machias)|
|-- SHOOTOUT --|
8/N 22/Y 10/Y 9/N 21/Y 11/Y 4/N 5/Y 3/N |
Penn College : 4/Y 23/N 19/Y 8/Y 9/N 16/Y 6/N 7/Y 10/Y
Penn College wins shootout 6 - 5
Emma LeGallais - 1
A: Tin Ferrara - 1
Sh: Emma LeGallais - 12
Sv: Jessica Bickford - 5
Tara Bennethum - 1
A: Robyn Beddow - 1
Sh: Robyn Beddow - 4
Sv: Colleen Bowes - 15
|TEAM STATISTICS||Me.-Machias||Penn College|
|Shots (on goal)||34 (16)||13 (6)|
CHARLESTON, W. Va. – The Pennsylvania College of Technology women's soccer team defeated #9 University of Maine-Machias 7-9 after nine rounds of penalty kicks in the first round of the United State Collegiate Athletic Association Championships. With the game tied 1-1 in regulation, neither team was able to end it in extra time forcing penalty shots. Sophomore Laresa Paden (Mifflintown) scored the winner for the #8 Lady Wildcats with Machias missing its final shot hitting the crossbar. Freshman Colleen Bowes (Wayne) recorded the win in goal.
Penn College (10-6-2) was outshot 14-3 in the half, but managed to keep the scorecard clear with Bowes making six saves.
Out of the break, freshman Tara Bennethum (Jonestown) took a corner cross from sophomore Robyn Beddow (Lancaster) to score and put the Lady Wildcats up 1-0 at 47:57. The lead held until Machias equalized in the 77th forcing it into overtime.
Next up, Penn College takes on #1 Univ. of Maine – Fort Kent at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 31.