CHESTERTOWN, Md. — 11th-ranked Johns Hopkins got a goal in each half and defeated host Washington College 2-0 in a Centennial Conference women's soccer game played today on Kibler Field at Roy Kirby, Jr. Stadium.
#11 Johns Hopkins 2, Washington College 0
How It Happened
- The Blue Jays got on the board 8:58 into the game when Bailey Monaco knocked down a loose ball on the edge of the 18 yard box, spun, and rocketed a shot into the upper 90 past a diving Annalie Buscarino.
- Emily Caldarelli almost tied the game for the Shorewomen in the 27th minute, but her shot was saved by a diving Robyn Lipschultz.
- Kristen Nixon had the only other shot on goal of the opening half for the Blue Jays with 2:11 to play until halftime, but it was saved by Buscarino.
- Johns Hopkins held a slim 4-3 advantage in shots at the halftime break.
- Sophie Murphy had an opportunity to extend the lead to 2-0 with 40:43 to go on a rebound shot right in front of the goal, but Buscarino was able to make the save.
- The Blue Jays doubled the lead to 2-0 with 19:52 to play as Michelle Santangelo stole a clearing attempt inside the box and sent a shot into the center of the Shorewomen goal.
- Caldarelli had another great scoring chance with 15:50 to go, but her shot from the center of the box was saved by a diving Lipschultz.
- Lindsay Russell put the final shot on goal for the Shorewomen with 10:56 to go, but it was saved.
For the Shorewomen (5-3, 0-2 Centennial Conference)
- Scorers: None.
- Goalkeeper: Buscarino (three saves, two goals allowed, 90:00).
- The Shorewomen also recorded a team save in the contest.
For #11 Johns Hopkins (7-1-1, 2-0 Centennial Conference)
- Scorers: Monaco (one goal), Santangelo (one goal)
- Goalkeeper: Lipschultz (three saves, zero goals allowed, 90:00).
- The Blue Jays held a 10-6 advantage in shots and a 5-3 advantage in corner kicks in the win.
- Caldarelli was named the Goose Nation TV Shorewomen Player Of The Game on the webcast of the contest.
Up Next for the Shorewomen
9/26 @ Bryn Mawr - 4:00 p.m.