Mules Hold Off Shorewomen 1-0

Mules Hold Off Shorewomen 1-0

ALLENTOWN, Pa. — A goal in the 16th minute was all host Muhlenberg College needed in a 1-0 Centennial Conference women's soccer victory against visiting Washington College this afternoon.

Muhlenberg 1, Washington College 0
 
How It Happened
- The Mules scored the only goal of the game at 15:05 when Makenzie O'Brien found the back of the net from a blast outside of the goalie box.
- Muhlenberg recorded five shots on goal while the Shorewomen had two within the first 45 minutes.
- Washington had a scoring opportunity in the 68th minute when senior Bailey Howard got off a clear shot, but it was covered up by Muhlenberg goalkeeper Jen Mermelstein.
- The Shorewomen got off two shots in the last minute of the game, both missing the net.

For the Shorewomen (3-6-1, 0-4 Centennial)
- Scorers: None  
- Goalkeeper: Melissa Barry (10 saves, 1 goal allowed, 90:00)
- The Shorewomen finished the game with 14 shots and 2 corner kicks.

For Muhlenberg (3-8, 2-3 Centennial)
- Scorers: O'Brien (1)
- Goalkeeper: Mermelstein (3 saves, 69:00), Tori Gonzalez (1 save, 21:00)
- The Mules had 20 shots and 3 corner kicks.
 
Up Next for the Shorewomen
10/14 v. Bryn Mawr - 7:00 p.m. (Centennial Conference Game)